Tag Archives: shadow banking

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… […]

Ann Lee: China-US Economic Relations

The US financial community is closely watching China’s shadow-banking system, concerned whether it will cause China’s financial system to collapse, said Ann Lee, a leading expert on China-US economic relations, for China’s national English-language newspaper ChinaDaily. Ann Lee Book author, a former investment banker and hedge fund partner, Ann Lee is a frequent media commentator […]

Joe Zhang: Shadow Banking in China, in a Way, Serves the Community too

“In spite of the stigma, the risky business helps serve the community by providing loans to those in need on flexible terms that real banks can’t” – Joe Zhang Shadow banking is lending activities outside regular banks. Despite what some would say, it is a reputable business on the mainland. It fills a legitimate need. […]

Joe Zhang: Reasons to be Bullish on Chinese Banks

Joe Zhang, Chairman of Guangzhou Wansui Micro Credit Company, and the author of “Inside China’s Shadow Banking: The Next Subprime Crisis?”, wrote an article in the Economist on reasons to be bullish on Chinese banks… “Ultimately, Chinese banks are very liquid today. As long as the economy is still growing, albeit at a much slower […]

8 Questions: Joe Zhang, Inside China’s Shadow Banking

Wall Street Journal asked Joe Zhang 8 questions on his experience as an insider of China’s shadow banking. “Mr. Joe Zhang’s book is part memoir of his time as chairman of microfinance company Wansui Micro Credit in Guangzhou, and part reflection on the need for financial reform in China. While much of what has been […]

Joe Zhang: Behind China’s shadow banking system

Joe Zhang, expert speaker on China Banking, defends the asset quality of China’s shadow banking system, saying the real risk lies in loans from the formal banking sector. Joe Zhang Joe Zhang is the Chairman of Slow Bull Capital based in Hong Kong, and also author of “Inside China’s Shadow Banking:  The Next Subprime Crisis” […]