China Issues New Guidance Requiring P2P Registration

Chinese regulators have issued new guidance for P2P lenders in further efforts to regulate China’s fintech industry; the new guidance requires P2P lenders to register with the government which will also help regulators to build an industry database for development of future regulation; regulators involved with the new guidance include the China Banking Regulatory Commission, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the State Administration for Industry and Commerce.  Source