China

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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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English (4 pages) | Chinese (4 pages)

From Our Blog

A QR code beside a cash register in Shanghai, China
30 January 2018
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QR codes are gaining traction in China as a way to make digital payments, but will they catch on in other countries?
A busy train station platform in Tianjin, China
11 January 2018
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What's the secret to Alipay and WeChat Pay's success in mobile payments? Creating in-app universes of bundled services has played a big role by making mobile payments more useful to customers.