Chinese banks disclose Lehman Brothers holdings

China Construction Bank reveals biggest Lehman exposures of Chinese banks

Seven Chinese listed banks and one Hong Kong subsidiary unveiled exposures to bankrupt US securities dealer Lehman Brothers totalling $722 million, with China Construction Bank reporting the largest figure.

China Construction Bank, the country's third largest lender, unveiled exposures of $191.4 million; Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), China's largest bank, $151.8 million; Bank of China (BOC) $128.8 million; Beijing-based Citic Bank $76 million; Shenzhen-based China Merchants Bank

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