Research Articles

Most of the openings are unlikely to have a significant impact on foreign companies. While some of the opening measures repeat...
In anticipation of further openings, global asset managers, who still represent a small share of China’s market, have begun...
The opening of China’s long-awaited Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, a trading link that would allow more foreign investment...
A new set of State Council measures released earlier this month lays out high-level goals and principles that provide an...
Reforms to China’s financial sectors may be advancing in a key area—interest rate liberalization. Depending on its...
China’s financial regulators in recent months have given the private sector a greater role in banking, licensing new private...
In recent weeks, China has taken several concrete steps toward interest rate liberalization, which could lead to an increased...
China’s new leadership has proposed a series of sweeping policy reforms in a document released late last week after the third...
It is anyone’s guess as to when China’s yearlong freeze on initial public offerings (IPOs) will be lifted. First, it was...
The China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has been regarded as a testing ground for liberalizing the country’s financial...
PRC government officials addressed some foreign company concerns about their ability to expand their investments in China. Last...
China has finalized long-awaited revisions to a key foreign direct investment policy document that offers few reductions in...