Digital Dollars and the Online Yuan: Comparing Fintech in the US and China
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Digital Dollars and the Online Yuan: Comparing Fintech in the US and China

Paid Research

Digital Dollars and the Online Yuan: Comparing Fintech in the US and China

Financials Author: Chendi Qian Jul 07, 2020 05:01 AM (GMT+8)


EditorLuke Sheehan


CopyrightEqualOcean Intelligence

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How fintech is different in the US and China?


  • China’s capital market is developing at a fast pace, while the gap between China’s and the US’s index hit a record high in 2019
  • Asset management is still at a starting age in China with huge demand; consumer lending is mosr welcomed of the lending area
  • China's and the United States differ a lot in the financial market in investor type, financing ways and others
  • Through three ways of financing: bank loans, stocks and bonds, China’s enterprises rely mostly on bank loans while the US’s firms rely heavily on stocks and bonds
  • The credit system is a necessary infrastructure layer for the whole fintech industry as well as for society


  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Highlights
  • 3 Genesis: Financial Industry Overview
  • 4 Spotlight: Subsector comparison
  • 5 Promising cookies: Selected fintech startups

In this report

12 charts

Illustrating fintech industry in China

20 fintech startups

To make it big in the 2020s

About the research

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