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

Journal Update: Banking & Finance Law Review, Vol. 32 (3), Aug 2017

This post lists the index of Banking & Finance Law Review, Vol. 32 (3), Aug 2017.  It is of interest to legal practitioners and academics in the field of banking and finance law.   For the full access of following articles, please visit the ProQuest Database or purchase the hard copies of BFLR. Articles: "A … Continue reading Journal Update: Banking & Finance Law Review, Vol. 32 (3), Aug 2017

Index: Journal of International Banking & Financial Law (2017), Vol.32(10)

This post lists the index of Journal of International Banking & Financial Law (2017), Vol.32, Issue 10, November.  It is of interest to legal practitioners and academics in the field of banking and finance law. For the full access of following articles, please visit the Lexis Library or purchase the hard copies of JIBFL.

L Lu, ‘Fintech and Challenger Banks in the UK: Gap Fillers or Real Challengers?’ in JIBLR (2017), Vol.32(7)

In July 2017, Dr Lerong Lu published an article in the  Journal of International Banking Law & Regulation. It examines the rising financial technology (or fintech) sector in the UK and globally, by focusing on digital-focused challenger banks like Shawbrook, Aldremore and Atom Bank. The article provides an in-depth analysis of relevant regulatory issues, including … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Fintech and Challenger Banks in the UK: Gap Fillers or Real Challengers?’ in JIBLR (2017), Vol.32(7)

L Lu, ‘Runaway bosses in China: Private lending, credit crunches and the regulatory response’ in FRI (2015), Vol. 18(9)

In November 2015, Dr Lerong Lu published an article at Financial Regulation International, which examines the financing difficulty facing China's private businesses, and how they on the private lending market to raise funds. Private lending refers to moneylending activities outside the banking sector and it is widely used by Chinese entrepreneurs as a popular alternative financing channel. … Continue reading L Lu, ‘Runaway bosses in China: Private lending, credit crunches and the regulatory response’ in FRI (2015), Vol. 18(9)