Here is the collection of articles related to financial institutions and financial sector in general.
China, Financials. 15 November, 2012, 17:35 Chinese banks’ non-performing loans ratio at 0.95%, says CBRC
CBRC says NPL ratio rose from 0.94% to 0.95% in Q3.
China, Financials. 15 November, 2012, 11:13 China’s true level of bad debts are not yet recognised by banks
True level of non-performing loans is believed to be higher than currently being reported.
China, Financials. 14 November, 2012, 0:43 China’s foreign currencies deposits were almost flat in October
FX accumulation has stopped since the summer.
China, Financials. 6 November, 2012, 12:36 Chinese banks rushed to lend in the last three days of October
While lending was weak in the first 28 days of October, banks rushed to lend in the last three days.
China, Financials. 2 November, 2012, 0:00 Chinese big 4 banks saw drop in deposits while lending fell in October
Chinese banks have lost deposits and have probably lent less in October.
China, Financials. 12 October, 2012, 14:54 Bank of China’s Chairman has no idea about the size of shadow banking
Xiao Gang, chairman of Bank of China, has no idea how large Chinese shadow banking system is.
China, Financials. 9 October, 2012, 18:50 Some Chinese banks may have tightened lending again
Personal loans and mortgages lending might have tightened in Chinese banks.
China, Financials. 9 October, 2012, 14:50 Non-performing loans continue to increase in Wenzhou
Total non-performing loans in Wenzhou’s banking system continue to rise.
China, Financials. 27 September, 2012, 0:50 Chinese banks shares in Shanghai are near or below record lows
Chinese banks traded in Shanghai are performing exactly like banks which are about to face troubles like.
China, Financials. 25 September, 2012, 14:35 Liquidity remains tight despite record injection from PBOC
Liquidity continues to be tight despite record injection from the People’s Bank of China.
China, Financials. 24 September, 2012, 14:42 Liquidity remains tight in the Chinese banking system
SHIBOR and repo rates increase across maturities.
China, Financials. 21 September, 2012, 12:19 China’s short-term money market rates rise despite central bank’s liquidity injection
SHIBOR and repo rates are edging higher ahead of the quarter-end and long holiday.
China, Financials. 31 August, 2012, 15:41 Chinese banks may have lent RMB600 billion in August
Chinese banks may have lent RMB600 billion for the month, up from about RMB540 billion in July.
China, Financials. 30 August, 2012, 17:53 Debts rollover in China: the curious case of steel companies
Some items on steel companies’ accounts which look suspiciously like debt rollover.
China, Financials. 30 August, 2012, 15:11 Chinese banks are rolling over local governments’ debts
Chinese banks are rolling over debts owed by local governments.
China, Financials. 29 August, 2012, 4:53 Chinese banks’ bad loans (non)problem and Japan’s old problem
If Japan’s experience is any guide, Chinese banks might be slow to recognise the problems at their hands too.
China, Financials. 20 August, 2012, 14:42 China’s “special mention” loans outstanding rose to RMB1.46 trillion
Loans that may go non-performing is on the rise in China together with loans that are actually non-performing.
China, Financials. 20 August, 2012, 11:54 China’s big 4 banks new lending reached RMB70 billion in the first half of August
China’s big 4 banks’ new lending reached RMB70 billion in the first half of August.