August 2, 2017

China’s yield-strapped investors spark peer-to-peer explosion

Loosely regulated lending platforms harbor heavy risks SHANGHAI — Peer-to-peer lending is surging in China as conventional financial products lose their appeal — creating new opportunities […]
July 22, 2017

Peer-to-Peer Lending in China, Hong Kong and Southeast Asia

eer-to-peer (P2P) lending has become a global phenomenon. In Asia in particular, alternative financing has experienced an explosive growth. Asia’s large population of smartphone-savvy and unbanked […]
July 15, 2017

Just a few big Chinese P2P lenders seen surviving in sector tarnished by scandal

Having once enjoyed breakneck growth, China’s P2P lending sector was later rocked by a series of fraud scandals that prompted a government clean-up The seemingly relentless […]
July 8, 2017

One of China’s biggest P2P lenders quits ahead of clampdown

Hongling Capital to wind up business ahead of tightening of rules for $120bn industry China’s pending regulatory crackdown on the $120bn peer-to-peer lending industry has claimed […]