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Economy

China cannot rein in its 'shadow' banks, but could make use of them

A boom in margin lending in China that has helped fuel a bull run in stocks is continuing despite official attempts to rein in borrowing. But the measures taken so far are easily sidestepped, creating volatile market conditions while doing little to stop investors chasing leverage. 

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