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Opinion: Debt burdens, shrinking cash flows and tighter regulation pose risks for investors in China’s offshore bond market

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
recent default on yuan-denominated bonds traded in Hong Kong raises further concerns over China's growing debt burden, writes Karen Maley.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.