BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces an investigation on behalf of investors of Yirendai Ltd. (“Yirendai” or the “Company”) (NYSE: YRD) concerning the Company and its officers’ possible violations of federal securities laws.
On August 24, 2016, Bloomberg reported that in an effort to curb risks in the loosely-regulated shadow-banking sector, China imposed limits on peer-to-peer lending. Specifically, the new regulations bar lenders from taking public deposits or selling wealth-management products, and require lenders to appoint qualified banks as custodians and improve information disclosure. Bloomberg also reported that the new regulations cap individual borrowing at 1 million yuan ($150,000).
On this news, shares of Yirendai fell over 22%, to close at $24.52 per share on August 24, 2016.
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