M2

China’s M2 Money Supply Beat Forecasts by Gaining 8.5% in July

China’s M2 Money Supply Beat Forecasts by Gaining 8.5% in July

China’s broad money (M2) supply grew 8.5 percent on the year last month, beating expectations and June’s 8 percent expansion, according to data published by the People’s Bank of China.

Aug 14, 2018
Zhou Ailin & Xu Yanyan & Wang Tianran
China Records Higher New Yuan Loans, Slower M2 Growth for First Half

China Records Higher New Yuan Loans, Slower M2 Growth for First Half

China's new yuan-denominated loans expanded to 9.03 trillion yuan (about 1.35 trillion U.S. dollars) in the first six months…

Jul 13, 2018
Xinhua
 China's Monetary Policy Should Not Be Relaxed, PBOC Counselor Says

China's Monetary Policy Should Not Be Relaxed, PBOC Counselor Says

China's monetary policy should not be relaxed or otherwise the efforts to reduce fiscal institutions' and corporations' debt will go…

Jun 19, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Deleveraging Efforts Led to Big Fall in Social Financing Last Month, PBOC Adviser Says

China’s Deleveraging Efforts Led to Big Fall in Social Financing Last Month, PBOC Adviser Says

An adviser to People’s Bank of China attributes a sharp drop in social financing in May to the central bank’s efforts to expand deleveraging in the world’s second-biggest economy.

Jun 14, 2018
Zhou Ailin
Chinese Lending Growth Exceeds Market Expectations in May

Chinese Lending Growth Exceeds Market Expectations in May

China’s lending growth surpassed market expectations for last month though broad M2 money supply underwhelmed slightly. 

Jun 13, 2018
Liao Shumin
China’s Broad Money Supply Growth in January Beat Market Expectations

China’s Broad Money Supply Growth in January Beat Market Expectations

China’s broad money supply (M2) and lending growth surpassed market expectations for last month, though expansion in social financing, a…

Feb 13, 2018
Xu Wei
China’s November Money Supply, New Loans Rise Despite Measures to Prevent Financial Risks

China’s November Money Supply, New Loans Rise Despite Measures to Prevent Financial Risks

China’s broad money supply (M2), newly-extended loans and the increment of aggregated social financing all beat economists’ expectations in November,…

Dec 12, 2017
Xu Wei
China’s Annual M2 Growth Slipped to 8.8% Last Month, Hit Another New Low

China’s Annual M2 Growth Slipped to 8.8% Last Month, Hit Another New Low

China’s broad money (M2) balance was CNY165.34 trillion (USD24.9 trillion) as of the end of October, up 8.8 percent on…

Nov 14, 2017
Chen Juan
Slowdown in M2 Growth Is Positive, Yet Challenging, Says Senior PBOC Monetary Policy Manager

Slowdown in M2 Growth Is Positive, Yet Challenging, Says Senior PBOC Monetary Policy Manager

M2 (broad money), a measure of money supply used by central banks, grew at single-digit rates for two consecutive months…

Jul 27, 2017
Song Yikang
Yicai Chief Economist Ups China's Full-Year GDP Growth Forecast

Yicai Chief Economist Ups China's Full-Year GDP Growth Forecast

Yicai Chief Economist's Confidence Index of July 2017 was 50.67, up from the previous month, which was above 50 for the eleventh month in a row.

Jul 11, 2017
He Xiao
Financial Deleveraging Depresses M2 Growth to a Nadir in May

Financial Deleveraging Depresses M2 Growth to a Nadir in May

Latest data shows the financial deleveraging gradually taking effect

Jun 15, 2017
Yicai Global