People’s Republic of China: Knowledge Work on Shadow Banking - Trust Funds and Wealth Management Products

Consultants' Reports | May 2014

Shadow banking in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), can be seen as diversification of a bank dominated financial sector and shift towards more market based intermediation. However, strong growth of shadow banking has raised concerns regarding leverage, maturity mismatches, underwriting standards, credit quality, and banks’ exposure to risks through off-balance sheet activities.