Central Bank

Financial Deleveraging Depresses M2 Growth to a Nadir in May

Financial Deleveraging Depresses M2 Growth to a Nadir in May

Latest data shows the financial deleveraging gradually taking effect

Jun 15, 2017
Yicai Global
PBOC Will Do Its Utmost to Refocus Finance Institutions on Real Economy, Deputy Governor Says

PBOC Will Do Its Utmost to Refocus Finance Institutions on Real Economy, Deputy Governor Says

China’s central bank will strive to shift financial institutions’ focus onto serving the real economy, said Chen Yulu, its deputy governor.

Jun 5, 2017
Yicai Global
Though the Yuan Exchange Rate Is Up by 700 Points, the Currency Is Still Short of Appreciating

Though the Yuan Exchange Rate Is Up by 700 Points, the Currency Is Still Short of Appreciating

The yuan has strengthened since Chinese regulators said they were mooting introducing countercyclical regulatory factors into the calculus for its…

Jun 1, 2017
Zhou Ailin She Qingqi
China’s Central Bank Issues Draft Regulations on Mainland-Hong Kong Bond Connect

China’s Central Bank Issues Draft Regulations on Mainland-Hong Kong Bond Connect

China’s central bank issued Interim Measures for the Management of Bond Connect Between Mainland and Hong Kong Bond Markets yesterday.

Jun 1, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Monetary Policy Needs to Undergo Trial and Error, Central Bank Counselor Says

China’s Monetary Policy Needs to Undergo Trial and Error, Central Bank Counselor Says

The implementation of China’s ‘neutral, tightening’ monetary policy needs to undergo continuous trial and error as the nation looks to…

May 24, 2017
Zhou Ailin
Non-Banking Institutions’ Impact on Financial Stability Cannot Be Ignored, China’s Central Bank Says

Non-Banking Institutions’ Impact on Financial Stability Cannot Be Ignored, China’s Central Bank Says

Commercial banks still dominate China’s finance sector, but the influence of non-banking financial institutions cannot be ignored, said the People’s Bank of China, the nation’s central bank.

May 18, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Lending, Social Financing Beat Expectations in April; M2 Growth Dropped to a Nine-Month Low

China’s Lending, Social Financing Beat Expectations in April; M2 Growth Dropped to a Nine-Month Low

The amount of loans and social financing supplied in China in April beat expectations, while broad money supply (M2) growth dropped to a nine-month low.

May 18, 2017
Yicai Global
China’s Central Bank Confirms Plans to Release New Bitcoin Regulations in June

China’s Central Bank Confirms Plans to Release New Bitcoin Regulations in June

The value of a bitcoin soared 267 percent on the year to CNY12,450 (USD1,805) on Sunday, state-owned broadcaster CCTV reported…

May 18, 2017
Yicai Global

Pages