Offshore and cross-border RMB business has long been a badge of merit, and HSBC leads the pack.
HSBC’s Sino-foreign joint venture has been approved at last, almost two years after the project was announced.
European wealth managers are battling it out in Asia but North America is where private banking revenues are.
The bank for Hongkongers has long been overshadowed by big brother HSBC, but even rivals consider it the best investment the global giant ever made.
The Moody’s downgrade of China in May has given investors plenty to think about.
The country’s wealth management industry has grown fast – and just as quickly built up a bad reputation.
In a rare meeting with foreign media, two banks in Changchun, Bank of Jilin and Jilin JiuTai Rural Commercial Bank talk about shadow banking, toeing the Beijing party line and why a stockmarket listing in Hong Kong can be a poisoned chalice.
China’s bond markets may be set for explosive growth, but investors still have plenty to worry about.