UPDATE 1-International lending to China, Russia falls in Q4-BIS data

April 23, 2015 10:36 AM

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ZURICH, April 23 (Reuters) - Banks' cross-border lending to China shrank during the last three months of 2014 amid jitters about a protracted slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.

China grew at its slowest pace in six years at the start of 2015 and weakness in key sectors suggested the economy was still losing momentum, intensifying Beijing's struggle to find the right policy mix to shore up activity.

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