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Money from nothing

26 August 2014 By John Foley

Mobile phone users can now pay each other with barcodes. Coins and notes are starting to look passé. It’s part of Chinese citizens turning away from liquid but low-yielding assets. As savers demand higher returns but instant access to funds, risk is mounting.

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