Ping An to fold P2P lender Lufax into new consumer finance arm: report

(Image credit: Lufax) Ping An Insurance has received approval from regulators…


P2P platform operators urged to exit as regulators mull next clampdown phase

Chinese internet financial risk and online lending regulators may be…


Central bank to include troubled P2P lending industry in credit system

The People’s Bank of China headquarters in Beijing. (Image credit: Wikimedia…


Real estate mogul surrenders to police on charges related to P2P lending platform

(Image credit: BigStock/Stanislau_V) Dai Zhikang, the billionaire founder and…


P2P lender Dianrong raises new capital amid tightening regulations

Chinese P2P lender Dianrong announced Thursday that it has raised new capital…


Chinese P2P lending platforms look to Southeast Asia amid industry purge back home

New Dehli, India (Image credit: Annie Spratt) A slew of Chinese fintech and…


China Tech Talk 77: Peer-to-peer lending in China—Tech-driven shadow banking with Andrew Polk

China Tech Talk is an almost weekly discussion of the most important issues in…


Hexindai invests in Musketeer seeking new opportunities beyond P2P fraud spooked China

Image credit: 123RF Chinas leading peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform Hexindai…


Chinese internet users grow to 772 million

China now has 772 million internet users according to a report published by the…


China's average P2P investors are becoming the opposite of what you'd expect

More women, more third-tier city lenders, falling returns, and larger, longer…