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  • Weibo Primer April 23, 2014

    Pacific Epoch examines the outlook for Weibo’s (Nasdaq:WB) advertising business following its IPO on Apr 17.

  • On the Ground: Baidu Advertiser Purge a Necessary PR Move April 15, 2014

    Baidu (Nasdaq:BIDU) made its advertiser verification program mandatory from the start of Q4 2013, slowing customer account growth for the second consecutive quarter. Pacific Epoch…

  • Banker Survey: October 2013 October 31, 2013

    Our monthly survey of 100 loan officers finds that loan demand from government projects is starting to decline, likely dragging economic growth down with it, though relatively…

  • Quick Take: Internet Firm Banking Ambitions Run Regulatory Gauntlet September 24, 2013

    Pacific Epoch examines the banking license prospects of key internet platforms in the wake of the launch of new private bank regulations

  • Quick Take: Baidu 2013 Road Show Targets Industrial Verticals, Promotes Mobile Ads June 18, 2013

    In early June, Pacific Epoch attended Baidu’s 2013 sales road show, gathering insight on key areas of sales focus, recent improvements in mobile search advertising and the progress…

  • Banker Survey: March 2013 April 02, 2013

    Our monthly survey of loan officers found a significant uptick in demand from SMEs will drive up new RMB loans in March - and may be a sign of pickup in the private economy.

  • On the Ground: SME Loan Access January 09, 2013

    Pacific Epoch interviewed SME lending officers to examine the loan access situation facing SMEs, finding that de facto interest rate liberalization and improved bank infrastructure…

  • Banker Survey: December January 08, 2013

    Our monthly survey suggest that loan demand fell in December, but this was largely seasonal. TSF should rise, and we expect effective demand to continue to trend up, which portends…

  • On the Ground: Baidu’s Trials in Mobile Search Ads October 11, 2012

    In this report, Pacific Epoch analysts assess Baidu's recently launched mobile search ad trials via discussions with industry players and channel checks with advertisers and ad…

  • Banker Survey: September Update September 27, 2012

    Our September Banker Survey finds a slight pick-up in effective loan demand, suggesting some improvement in economic sentiment, and identifies an inflection point in supervision…