The Trader 

Cross border lending surges

Nicole Elliott

Data from the Bank of International Settlements, often known as the bankers’ banker, shows that lending rose by $427 billion in Q1, mainly to emerging markets where growth totaled 8 per cent, half of which was to China.  The total outstanding is now running at $27.7 trillion.

 

To continue reading, register today

to enjoy limited access to the following:

  • Daily trading news
  • Funds coverage
  • Features on big investment themes
  • Comprehensive companies coverage
  • Economic analysis
Register
Subscribe to Investors Chronicle

Related topics

Subscribe today

Full access for just £3.37 a week:

• Tips and recommendations - to beat the market 
• Portfolio clinic & Mr Bearbull - build a well-planned portfolio 
• Expert tools - track and manage investments effortlessly
• Plus free delivery to your home or office

Subscribe Now