Banking In China by V. CousinBanking In China by V. Cousin

Banking In China

byV. Cousin

Hardcover | February 21, 2007

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China's banking system has a central role to play in the development of the country. This volume offers an in depth analysis of the Chinese banking sector, of its challenges, and the reasons for its present form, as well as the implications for reform. Volaine Cousin's discusses in depth the types of bank operating in China and analyzes the industry's critical issues such as financial intermediation, capital, and credit risk management, corporate governance, and analyzes the challenges ahead relating to retail banking, Basel II and the WTO membership.
VIOLAINE COUSIN is currently based in Germany and works as a credit analyst for financial institutions in a small-sized German bank. She worked for IFC with second-tier Chinese banks to upgrade their credit risk management and is thus well acquainted with the Chinese banks' environment and challenges.
Title:Banking In ChinaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:305 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:February 21, 2007Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230006957

ISBN - 13:9780230006959


Table of Contents

Introduction * PART ONE: BANKING IN CHINA * General Overview of the Chinese Banking System * Historical Developments * Structure of the Banking Landscape * Reform of the Chinese Banking Sector * PART TWO: ENVIRONMENT OF CHINESE BANKS * Legal Regulatory Environment for Banks * Role of the State * Foreign Banks in China * Conclusion * PART THREE: SPECIFIC ISSUES OF THE CHINESE BANKING SECTOR * Financial Intermediation * Non-Performing Loans * Capital Adequacy and Risk Management * Governance and Corruption * Conclusion * PART FOUR: ANALYSIS OF DIFFERENT BANK TYPES * Bank Type Analysis * Conclusion * PART FIVE: FUTURE CHALLENGES OF CHINESE BANKS * Retail Banking * Impact of Basel II on Chinese banks * Impact of the WTO Entry on the Chinese Banking System * Conclusion