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e-Commerce volume in China estimated at $2t over 2014
Date: May 12, 2015 | Author: Research
Success of new players in areas of online lending, investment or payments and e-commerce due to platform, not product.
Regulators force change at Deutsche Bank – for now
Date: May 06, 2015 | Author: Carol Wheatcroft
Deutsche Bank will change but not because of the record fine delivered in the wake of the IBOR scandal.
Addressing the working capital problem
Date: May 06, 2015 | Author: Foo Boon Ping
Du Yunfei, president of the trade finance division, China Minsheng Banking Corporation, discusses boosting its supply chain financing capabilities to give clients the capital strength to support their expansion efforts.
Interview Transcript: Li Zhenxi, Chairman, Baoshang Bank
Date: May 05, 2015 | Author: Editorial
Li Zhenxi, Chairman, Baoshang Bank, discusses the bank’s close ties to micro and small businesses, risk profile of its customer base and competing on an international level.
VIDEO: “I think the biggest competitors are non-bank institutions”
Date: May 05, 2015 | Author: The Banking Conversation
Li Zhenxi, chairman, Baoshang Bank, discusses strength in the small and micro business communities, competing internationally and solving the profitability problem for small banks.
China-led AIIB will narrow funding gaps in AP region and nudge projected GDP towards 8% by 2020
Date: Apr 28, 2015 | Author: Colin Savage
Combined with rises in consumer spending and regional trading levels, the AIIB could raise Asia Pacific’s GDP (2014: $12.2 trillion) by up to 1% by 2020 and above the World Bank’s projected 6.3%.