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China cracks down on online micro-lending firms with new rules

China cracks down on online micro-lending firms with new rules

Published 01/12/2017

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s financial regulators on Friday circulated new rules to local governments targeting a rampantly growing online micro-lending sector, part of a campaign [more…]

China banking sector assets up 10 percent year-on-year at end-October: regulator

China banking sector assets up 10 percent year-on-year at end-October: regulator

Published 27/11/2017

BEIJING (Reuters) - The value of assets held by China’s banking sector rose 10.0 percent to 241.58 trillion yuan ($36.61 trillion) as of end-October compared [more…]

China issues new rules on banks’ interest rate risk management: regulator

China issues new rules on banks’ interest rate risk management: regulator

Published 24/11/2017

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s banking regulator said on Friday that it has issued draft guidelines for commercial banks to better manage their interest rate risks, [more…]

China says consumer loans can`t be used to `fuel property bubble`, launches probes

China says consumer loans can`t be used to `fuel property bubble`, launches probes

Published 29/09/2017

China has launched probes into consumer loans that are being misused for home purchases, warning they cannot be used to "fuel property bubbles", a senior banking official said on Friday. [more…]

U.S. household net worth rises again in second quarter 2017

U.S. household net worth rises again in second quarter 2017

Published 21/09/2017

The wealth of U.S. households rose to $96.2 trillion in the second quarter of this year as U.S. stock prices hit record highs and home values continued to climb, a report by the Federal Reserve showed on Thursday. [more…]

Exclusive: Macquarie leapfrogs Goldman to join top tier of commodity banks

Exclusive: Macquarie leapfrogs Goldman to join top tier of commodity banks

Published 21/09/2017

Australia's Macquarie Group Ltd has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the top three banks for commodities business, having significantly expanded its U.S. energy operations in recent years while rivals cut back. [more…]

Citi names co-heads for EMEA trade business

Citi names co-heads for EMEA trade business

Published 18/09/2017

Citigroup Inc named Peadar MacCanna and Murat Demirel as trade co-heads for its treasury and trade solutions (TTS) business in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). [more…]

Credit Suisse looks to make an impact with new investment wing

Credit Suisse looks to make an impact with new investment wing

Published 18/09/2017

Credit Suisse has set up a new department to nurture socially conscious investing, the latest effort by a major bank to cater for growing demand for so-called impact investing. [more…]

GAM Holding names Adrian Gosden as investment director

GAM Holding names Adrian Gosden as investment director

Published 18/09/2017

Swiss money manager GAM Holding AG named Adrian Gosden investment director. [more…]

RPMI Railpen hires new senior investment manager

RPMI Railpen hires new senior investment manager

Published 18/09/2017

RPMI Railpen, the British investment manager for the Railways Pension Scheme, named Jocelyn Brown senior investment manager of the company's sustainable ownership team. [more…]