China warned of risk to banks from One Belt, One Road initiative

https://www.ft.com/content/6076cf9a-e38e-11e6-8405-9e5580d6e5fb

Participants

  • Y. Zhang
    Role: Faculty
    Reference type: Referenced

Media outlets

  • Financial Times (Online)
  • Financial Times (Newspaper)

Description

Beijing’s plan to invest almost $1tn in infrastructure in some of the world’s poorest countries is raising concerns of risks for the Chinese banks backing the projects. Zhang Ying, a professor at Rotterdam School of Management, said Fitch may underestimate the true demand for infrastructure where China plans to invest.

Beijing’s plan to invest almost $1tn in infrastructure in some of the world’s poorest countries is raising concerns of risks for the Chinese banks backing the projects. Zhang Ying, a professor at Rotterdam School of Management, said Fitch may underestimate the true demand for infrastructure where China plans to invest.