Innovations in Credit Risk Management and Financial Service Capabilities for Rural Commercial Banks (ADB-46159-001)

  • China
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Specific Location
Nationwide, Tianjin
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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Oct 30, 2013
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People's Republic of China. Tianjin Finance Bureau
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  • Finance
  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.40 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jul 8, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Mar 30, 2016

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Project Description

According to ADB website, the TA will support an assessment of IT system needs and preparation of a project plan related to the data needs for rural credit risks and risk management, and product development that will also fully integrate remote rural branches. The TA will also help Tianjin Rural Commercial Bank (TRCB) establish an overall rural finance business strategy to promote rural lending and expand product offerings. An institutionalization mechanism will be in place to accumulate rural finance knowledge, support ongoing staff training programs in TRCB and ultimately disseminate lessons learned to other RCBs in Tianjin Municipality and across PRC.

The impact will be iImproved growth prospects for the rural sector providing for development more in line with urban areas.

Investment Description

Contact Information

Project Officer: Giannetto, Giacomo G.
East Asia Department
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