NAFMII will support companies affected by the coronavirus outbreak and those helping to contain it by enabling a 'green channel' for fundraising and debt issuance.
The CSRC has reportedly issued a verbal directive preventing brokers from selling borrowed shares, among other formal measures.
S&P Global Ratings identifies Bohai Bank, China Zheshang Bank, and Shengjing Bank as under more pressure than other PBOC stress-tested banks.
PBOC has extended the Lunar New Year closure of financial markets until 3 February and vowed to inject liquidity into the markets when they reopen.
The guidelines set out principles for the use of facial recognition technology in payments, covering user consent and the collection, storage and use of facial data.
Banks and insurers are required to complete complaints handling processes within 15 days in cases where the facts are clear and the matter in dispute are simple.
State-owned enterprises may only engage in derivatives trading for hedging purposes. Speculative derivatives trading is explicitly prohibited.
Citadel Securities has agreed to pay almost $100mn to settle charges that its algorithmic trading disrupted the market during the 2015 market correction.
The measures oblige banking and insurance supervisors to investigate violations of banking and insurance laws and regulations reported by whistleblowers, and to protect their privacy.
The new system covers 5 years of financial records, compared to 2 previously, including information on borrowers' employment status, co-borrowing records, and utility payment history.