China

Publications

19 December 2017
This Brief explores the emergence, similarities, and differences between China's Alipay and WeChat Pay and the affects these elements may have on the way they compete in the rural arena.
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21 July 2017
Last year, peer-to-peer (P2P) lending in China surpassed the US$100 billion threshold and confirmed China as the world’s largest P2P lending market, leaving North America a distant second. This tremendous growth was driven by a mix of circumstances.
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From Our Blog

Roadside merchant in Yunnan, China, e-banks on her mobile phone.
05 September 2018
What impact are super platforms having on low-income customers and small businesses? CGAP and Mastercard Foundation traveled to China to see firsthand.
Chinese farmers
06 June 2018
What does (and doesn't) the latest Findex tell us about China's urban-rural divide in financial inclusion?