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Setting up accounts

Can a non-resident entity, e.g. a company not registered in China , open a Renminbi ("RMB") account with a bank outside of China ?

Can a non-resident entity open an account with HSBC in mainland China?

What type of accounts would a foreign-invested entity ("FIE") registered in China need?

What are the special regulations for Representative Office accounts?

I need accounts for new businesses in three different cities: do I need to contact each branch separately?

Does HSBC provide cross-branch services?

Borrowing in China

What regulatory restrictions are there on foreign currency borrowing?

How much of my investment must be in the form of equity, and how much can be debt?

Can I freely convert foreign currency loans into RMB?

What regulatory restrictions are there on RMB borrowing?

Can I secure RMB borrowings with guarantees from offshore parties, such as a parent company?

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