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Andy Xie: 2015 Will be a Dangerous Year for Speculators

Andy Xie shared his insights in a recent SCMP article on the world’s market volatility. Andy considers that 2015 will be a dangerous year for speculators. Low interest rates have spawned numerous Ponzi schemes around the world. The time seems to be up, at least for some. The shocks in oil prices, the Swiss franc, […]

Insights from Joe Zhang on Shadow Banking in China

China banking expert and speaker, Joe Zhang, opined that “If China is really worried about shadow banking, there is a neat solution: turn off the credit tap. Beijing must deal with shadow banking head-on rather than diverting energy to tangential matters such as regulation and deposit insurance.” Read more about it in his SCMP article… […]

Joe Zhang: Alibaba’s Banking Innovation “Yu E Bao” and it’s Impacts

Read below Joe Zhang‘s insights on Alibaba’s banking innovation “Yu E Bao” and it’s impacts… Joe states in the SCMP article that Chinese lenders are ready to fight back if profitability is threatened. Within just six months, Yu E Bao, the partnership between the mainland’s Alibaba and fund house Tianhong Asset Management, raised 250 billion […]