Lerong Lu

The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London

Senior Lecturer in Law and Director of LLM Law & Technology Programme

Strand

London, WC2R 2LS

United Kingdom

http://www.kcl.ac.uk/people/lerong-lu

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Scholarly Papers (24)

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Decoding Alipay: Mobile Payments, a Cashless Society and Regulatory Challenges

Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2018), Vol. 33(1), pp. 40-43
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Jan 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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mobile payment, financial regulation, Alipay, Ant Financial, electronic banking, fintech, financial technology

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How A Little Ant Challenges Giant Banks? The Rise of Ant Financial (Alipay)'s Fintech Empire and Relevant Regulatory Concerns

International Company and Commercial Law Review (2018), Sweet & Maxwell, ISSN: 0958-5214, Vol. 28(1), pp. 12­-30
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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fintech, financial regulation, Ant Financial Services Group, Alipay, Alibaba, mobile payment, China

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Financial Technology and Challenger Banks in the UK: Gap Fillers or Real Challengers?

Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation (2017), Vol. 32(7), pp. 273-282.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Aug 2017
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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Fintech, Banks, financial regulation, mobile payment

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Promoting SME Finance in the Context of the Fintech Revolution: A Case Study of the UK's Practice and Regulation

Banking and Finance Law Review (2018), Vol. 33(3), pp. 317-343
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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SME Finance, Financial Technology, Fintech, Alternative Finance, P2P Lending, Loan-Based Crowdfunding, Challenger Bank, Financial Law, Financial Regulation, Banking Law, Company Law, Corporate Finance

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Bitcoin: Speculative Bubble, Financial Risk and Regulatory Response

Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2018), Vol. 33(3), pp. 178-182
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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bitcoin, cryptocurrency, financial bubble, financial regulation, initial coin offering

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Chinese Depositary Receipts: What They Are, How They Work and Why This Represents a Golden Opportunity

Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2018), Vol. 33 (8), pp. 529-532
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2018
Lerong Lu and Ningyao Ye
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and China University of Political Science and Law - School of Juris Master
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Chinese Depositary Receipt, CDR, Securities Regulation, Financial Law, Listing Rules, Stock Market, Xiaomi, Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu, Unicorn

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Shadow Banking for Cash-Strapped Entrepreneurs: A Study of Private Lending Agreements Under Chinese Contract Law

Journal of Business Law (2018), Issue 3, pp. 216-229, Sweet & Maxwell, ISSN: 0021-9460
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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Contract law, commercial contract, private lending, private financing, China, shadow banking, corporate finance, financial regulation

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Promoting High-Tech Innovations through Capital Markets Law Reform: Deciphering the Sci-Tech Innovation Board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange

Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2020), vol.35, pp.140-143
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 04 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2020
Lerong Lu and Ningyao Ye
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and China University of Political Science and Law - School of Juris Master
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China, Chinese Economy, Stock Market, Capital Market Law, Securities Regulation, Securities Law, Sci-Tech Innovation Board, Star Market, IPO, Initial Public Offering, Law and Technology, Law and Finance, Shanghai International Financial Centre, Registration-Based IPO

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PRC Securities Law 2020: Promoting More Efficient and Transparent Capital Markets in China

(2021) 36 Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 237-239
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 19 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2021
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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PRC Securities Law, Capital Market, Stock Market, Securities Regulation, Financial Law, Financial Regulation, Law and Finance, Chinese Economy, China, China Securities Regulatory Commission, Luckin Coffee, IPO, Class Action

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Singapore’s SPAC Listing Regime: A Game Changer Or A Gap Filler?

Securities Regulation Law Journal (2022), Vol. 50, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Dec 2021 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2021
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and National University of Singapore (NUS)Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
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Singapore, SPAC, Special Purpose Acquisition Company, Listing Rules, Securities Law, Securities Regulation, Stock Markets, Capital Markets, Singapore Exchange, IPO, Initial Public Offering, Monetary Authority of Singapore

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Private Banks in China: Origin, Challenges and Regulatory Implications

Banking and Finance Law Review (2016), Vol. 31(3), 585-599
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2017
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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Banking, China, Private Banks, Deposit Insurance

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Unveiling China's Stock Market Bubble: Margin Financing, the Leveraged Bull and Governmental Responses

Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation (2017), Vol. 32(4), pp. 146-160
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2017
Lerong Lu and Longjie Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and King's College London
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China, Financial Regulation, Securities Markets, Chinese Economy, Stock Market, Financial Law, Securities Regulation, Margin Finance

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Beijing Stock Exchange and Multi-Tier Capital Markets: How China Alters Share Listing and Trading Rules to Promote SME Finance?

(2022) 43 The Company Lawyer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Mar 2022
Lerong Lu and Jiujing Ye
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and King's College London - The Dickson Poon School of Law
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Beijing Stock Exchange, Capital Market, Securities Law, Company Law, Listing Rules, Investor Protection, Initial Public Offering, SME, BigTech, China

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Black Swans and Grey Rhinos: Demystifying China's Financial Risks and the Financial Regulatory Reform

(2018) 33 Journal of International Banking and Financial Law 594-597
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 08 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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China, Financial Regulation, Financial Reform, Financial Risk, Black Swan, Grey Rhino, Systemic Risk, Financial Stability, Macro-Prudential Regulation, Financial Stability and Development Committee, People’s Bank of China, Property Bubble, Capital Flight, Shadow Banking, Fintech

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‘Runaway Bosses’ in China: Private Lending, Credit Crunches and the Regulatory Response

Financial Regulation International (2015), Vol 18(9), pp.1-13, London: Informa Law. ISSN 1473-3323
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 16 Feb 2016
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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private lending, private financing, shadow banking, runaway bosses, credit crisis, Chinese economy, financial regulation

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The Rising Star in the East: Unveiling China’s Star Market, the Registration-based IPO Regime and Capital Markets Law Reform

(2020) 31 International Company and Commercial Law Review 394-412
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Apr 2021
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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Capital Market, Stock Market, Sci-Tech Innovation Board, Star Market, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Initial Public Offering, Financial Law, Financial Regulation, Securities Regulation, China, Chinese Economy, Law and Finance

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Shanghai-London Stock Connect: Operating Mechanism, Opportunities, and Challenges

Journal of International Banking and Financial Law (2019), vol.34, pp.684-687
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2019
Lerong Lu and Ningyao Ye
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and China University of Political Science and Law - School of Juris Master
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China, Shanghai-London Stock Connect, Financial Regulation, Stock Market, Financial Law, Securities Regulation, Initial Public Offering, IPO, Chinese Depositary Receipt, CDR, Global Depositary Receipt, GDR, Shanghai Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange

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How to Harness a Unicorn? Demystifying China’s Reform of Share Listing Rules and Chinese Depositary Receipts (CDRs)

International Company and Commercial Law Review (2019), Vol. 30(8), pp. 454-470
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 May 2019 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2019
Ningyao Ye and Lerong Lu
China University of Political Science and Law - School of Juris Master and The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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China, Financial Regulation, Stock Market, Financial Law, Securities Regulation, Initial Public Offering, IPO, Chinese Depositary Receipt, CDR, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, Unicorn Company, Variable Interest Entity, Dual-Share Structure

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Solving the SME Financing Puzzle: Has Online P2P Lending Got the Midas Touch?

(2018) 33 Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation 449-460
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2021
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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SME Finance, Loan-Based Crowdfunding, Peer-to-Peer Lending, P2P Lending, Banking Law, Financial Law, Financial Regulation, Fintech, Financial Technology, Company Law, Corporate Finance, Alternative Finance, Law and Finance, UK, London

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Building a Eurasian Capital Market: Understanding the Operating Mechanism and Legal Framework of Shanghai-London Stock Connect

Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation (2020), Vol.35(2), pp.67-74
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2021
Ningyao Ye and Lerong Lu
China University of Political Science and Law - School of Juris Master and The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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Shanghai-London Stock Connect, Capital Markets Law, Securities Regulation, Stock Market, Shanghai Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange, China, Chinese Economy, IPO, Initial Public Offering, Share Listing

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Is It China’s Lehman Brothers Moment? Unveiling Evergrande Debt Crisis, Financial Risks, and Regulatory Implications

Posted: 29 Aug 2022
Keller Anat and Lerong Lu
King's College London - The Dickson Poon School of Law and The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London

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Evergrande, Financial Crisis, Debt Crisis, Property Market, Financial Stability, Investor Protection, Chinese Economy

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Could the Dragon Now Fly Beyond Borders? Contextualizing Regulatory Aspects and Risks for China’s CBDC Cross-Border Use

Posted: 01 Dec 2021
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and National University of Singapore (NUS)Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

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Central Bank Digital Currency, CBDC, Cross-Border Payment, Financial Regulation, Financial Risks, Anti-Money Laundering, Retail-CBDC, Wholesale-CBDC

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Do Investors Vote With Their Feet? Commenting on Deliveroo’s IPO on London Stock Exchange and the Dual-Class Share Structure

(2021) 42 COMPANY LAWYER 332-333
Posted: 11 Nov 2021
Lerong Lu and Shunqi Yang
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London and The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London

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DCS, Dual-class share, London Stock Exchange, Deliveroo, ESG, Listing Rules, Securities Regulation, Capital Markets, Financial Regulation, IPO, initial public offerings

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Reforming Corporate Share-Listing Rules in China: Understanding the Rationale and Advantages of the Registration-Based IPO Regime

(2021) 42 The Company Lawyer 236-237
Posted: 03 Nov 2021
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London

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Capital Markets, Securities Regulation, Securities Law, IPO, Listing Rules, Registration-Based IPO, Financial Law, Financial Regulation, PRC Securities Law 2020, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, China

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Total Downloads: 58
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Book Review: 'Central Bank Regulation and the Financial Crisis: A Comparative Analysis' by Miao Han

Journal of European Consumer and Market Law (2018), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 27 May 2018
Lerong Lu
The Dickson Poon School of Law, King's College London
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Financial Regulation, Banking Law, Central Bank, Global Financial Crisis, Prudential Regulation, Financial Stability, Systemic Risk, Banking Regulation