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June 14, 2018

China | What do China’s renewed opening efforts imply for foreign banks?

China announced a plan of furthering its long-delayed financial opening to remove restrictions on foreign shareholdings and expand market access. A new round of capital account liberalization also brings more opportunities for two-way capital flows. This watch examines how these new measures can help foreign financial inst…

May 18, 2018

China | Financial liberalization: time to restart

The process of China’s financial liberalization ground to a halt in 2015-2017 after experiencing a cluster of episodes of financial turmoil. After a few years of adjustment, the authorities now seem to be ready to press ahead with their agenda of financial liberalization again. Moreover, the authorities’ renewed interest in…