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Chinese perps challenge international market

Chinese banks are expected to issue almost $21 billion in perpetual bonds this year. This will have a marked knock-on effect in the international capital markets.
March 22, 2019

Why China faces more TLAC challenges than Japan

Huge issuance requirements combined with a small international investor base pose unique challenges for China’s big four banks as they gear up to raise billions of dollars of capital.
February 14, 2019

Big Four Chinese banks to raise capital overseas

Total Loss Absorbing Capacity requirements are likely to cause China’s Big Four banks to issue billions of dollars of bonds overseas, and expand the non-bank institutional investor base for China’s domestic bond market.
November 09, 2018

Fred Hu: China's peaceful rise

China is plugged into the world economy and this will act as a break on strident nationalism, says Primavera Capital’s founder.
October 04, 2016