China’s banks are an accident waiting to happen to every one of us – Telegraph

Via China’s banks are an accident waiting to happen to every one of us – Telegraph:

China’s banks are veering out of control. The half-reformed economy of the People’s Republic cannot absorb the $1,000bn (£600bn) blitz of new lending issued since December.

Money is leaking instead into Shanghai’s stock casino, or being used to keep bankrupt builders on life support. It is doing very little to help lift the world economy out of slump