The Hong Kong Monetary Authority published today the credit card lending survey results for the third quarter of 2019.
Total card receivables edged up by 0.2% in the third quarter to HK$132.4 billion at end-September 2019, after increasing by 2.0% in the previous quarter.
The combined delinquent and rescheduled ratio stood at 0.32% at end-September 2019, showing little change from the previous quarter-end.
The charge-off amount increased by HK$65 million during the quarter to HK$581 million. Correspondingly, the quarterly charge-off ratio increased to 0.44% from 0.39% in the previous quarter.
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
15 November 2019