Microfinance Country Information
People's Republic of China


Share of ICM in rural China estimated at 33-67% (1989)

ROSCAs Types in China:

"Hui" or "Huey" is a general term for ROSCA in Chinese. The most common types are:

Pia huey
Da tou shi wei - "Large Head-Small Tail"
Ping tou ping wei - "Equal Shares"
Rong tou hui - "Dragon's Head"
Tu Kan

ICM References for the Peope's Republic of China

Hari Srinivas - hsrinivas@gdrc.org
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