08 Jan '12, 11am

China issued more loans in December: ... after Beijing relaxed credit restrictions and ordered banks to boost su...

China issued more loans in December: ... after Beijing relaxed credit restrictions and ordered banks to boost su...

BEIJING: Chinese banks ramped up lending at the end of 2011, official data showed Sunday, after Beijing relaxed credit restrictions and ordered banks to boost support for small businesses. China's state-owned lenders issued 640.5 billion yuan (US$101.5 billion) in new loans in December, compared with 562.2 billion yuan in November, the People's Bank of China said in a statement. The late surge in lending takes the total value of new loans handed out last year to 7.47 trillion yuan, the central bank said. The full-year figure was below the 7.95 trillion yuan in 2010 as Beijing hiked interest rates and increased the amount of money banks must keep in reserve as it battled to rein in inflation and soaring property prices. The broadest measure of money supply, M2, rose 13.6 per cent year-on-year in December, accelerating from 12.7 per cent in November. The value of new loans b...

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