L Lu, ‘Black Swans and Grey Rhinos: Demystifying China’s Financial Risks and the Financial Regulatory Reform’ (2018) 33 Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 594-597

In October 2018, Dr Lerong Lu published an article "Black Swans and Grey Rhinos: Demystifying China's Financial Risks and the Financial Regulatory Reform" in (2018) 33 Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 594-597. Abstract: China now has a gigantic financial industry worth trillions of dollars. Its banks and insurance companies are among the largest in … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Black Swans and Grey Rhinos: Demystifying China’s Financial Risks and the Financial Regulatory Reform’ (2018) 33 Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 594-597

L Lu, ‘Shadow Banking for Cash-Strapped Entrepreneurs: A Study of Private Lending Agreements Under Chinese Contract Law’ (2018) Journal of Business Law 216-229

In March 2018, Dr Lerong Lu published an article "Shadow Banking for Cash-Strapped Entrepreneurs: A Study of Private Lending Agreements Under Chinese Contract Law" in Journal of Business Law (2018), Issue 3, pp. 216-229, Sweet & Maxwell, ISSN: 0021-9460. Abstract: This article discusses and analyses one of the most popular commercial contracts in China: private lending … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Shadow Banking for Cash-Strapped Entrepreneurs: A Study of Private Lending Agreements Under Chinese Contract Law’ (2018) Journal of Business Law 216-229

L Lu, ‘Bitcoin: Speculative Bubble, Financial Risk and Regulatory Response’ (2018) 33 Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 178-182

In March 2018, Dr Lerong Lu published an article "Bitcoin: Speculative Bubble, Financial Risk and Regulatory Response" in Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2018), Vol. 33(3), pp. 178-182. Abstract: In this article, the author tracks developments in bitcoin trading and considers regulatory responses. 2017 has witnessed a so-called bitcoin bubble, as entrepreneurs and professional investors rushed … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Bitcoin: Speculative Bubble, Financial Risk and Regulatory Response’ (2018) 33 Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 178-182

L Lu, ‘Decoding Alipay: Mobile Payments, a Cashless Society and Regulatory Challenges’ in JIBFL 2018, Vol.33(1), pp. 40-43.

In January 2018, Dr Lerong Lu published an article 'Decoding Alipay: Mobile Payments, a Cashless Society and Regulatory Challenges' in the Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2018), Vol. 33(1), pp. 40-43. Abstract: The financial industry has witnessed the so-called “fintech revolution” in recent years. Due to the emergence of information technologies such … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Decoding Alipay: Mobile Payments, a Cashless Society and Regulatory Challenges’ in JIBFL 2018, Vol.33(1), pp. 40-43.

L Lu, ‘How a little ant challenges giant banks? The rise of Ant Financial (Alipay)’s fintech empire and relevant regulatory concerns’ in ICCLR 2018, 29(1), pp.12-30

In December 2017, Dr Lerong Lu published an article 'How a little ant challenges giant banks? The rise of Ant Financial (Alipay)'s fintech empire and relevant regulatory concerns' in the International Company and Commercial Law Review 2018, Vol. 29(1), pp. 12-30. Abstract: This article examines the development, business model, legal and regulatory aspects of the world’s largest … Continue reading L Lu, ‘How a little ant challenges giant banks? The rise of Ant Financial (Alipay)’s fintech empire and relevant regulatory concerns’ in ICCLR 2018, 29(1), pp.12-30

L Lu and L Lu, ‘Unveiling China’s Stock Market Bubble: Margin Financing, the Leveraged Bull and Governmental Responses’ in JIBFL (2017), Vol.32(4)

In April 2017, Dr Lerong Lu and Ms Longjie Lu (PhD Candidate, School of Law, University of Leeds) published an article in the  Journal of International Banking Law & Regulation. From 2014–15, China witnessed a super bull in its stock market, as the major SSE Composite Index was more than doubled, but it was followed … Continue reading L Lu and L Lu, ‘Unveiling China’s Stock Market Bubble: Margin Financing, the Leveraged Bull and Governmental Responses’ in JIBFL (2017), Vol.32(4)

L Lu, ‘Private Banks in China: Origin, Challenges and Regulatory Implications’ in BFLR (2016), Vol. 31(3)

In July 2016, Dr Lerong Lu published an article in the Banking & Finance Law Review, investigating China's latest financial reform to open up its banking sector to private investors. For a long time, China's banking sector has been dominated by state-owned lenders, such as the "Big Four": the Bank of China (BOC), the China Construction … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Private Banks in China: Origin, Challenges and Regulatory Implications’ in BFLR (2016), Vol. 31(3)