The Young and the Leveraged

18 October 2017 By Alec Macfarlane

The online lender backed by e-commerce giant Alibaba’s financial arm has priced its U.S. listing above expectations, says Reuters. It boasts fast growth, low defaults and – shockingly for tech – profitability. As young Chinese shoppers rack up debt, Qudian will keep earning.

This content is for Subscribers only

To access full Breakingviews.com content you must be a subscriber. Please use the following link to request a trial.

 

Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *

*
*
*

(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)