Dr Jing Bian LLB, LLM, PGCert, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Financial Law; Postgraduate Hub Lead

Dr. Jing Bian is a Senior Lecturer in Financial Law in the School of Law & Criminology, University of Greenwich. She has published widely on the comparative financial regulation aspect, as well as China related issues. 

Dr. Jing Bian has a track record with research and practical projects for international institutions as well as international transactions. She has solid practical and commercial experiences. She is a Trust and Estate Practitioner in England and Wales, a full member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. She is a special consultant for Guangdong, Hong Kong, Macau Great Bay AI and Law Institute, and an expert to the Shenzhen Mediation Expert Base. She has held a number of roles in legal, financial institutions, and regulatory body. Dr Jing Bian has extensive work experiences in Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR, and the UK.


Responsibilities within the university


  • Highly Commended Paper in the 2016 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence
  • Co-editor for Springer book series  Accounting, Finance, Sustainability, Governance & Fraud: Theory and Application


  • MCSI: Full member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment
  • TEP : Full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • FCIArb: Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • FHEA: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research / Scholarly interests

Bian’s research work covers the financial law and regulation, comparative law, Chinese law & economy, corporate governance, and business ethics. Her current research projects are focusing on the regulatory regime on the new technology in financial industry.  

She currently supervises several PhD students within these areas.

Key Projects

  • Visiting/Residential Fellow in European Institute For Chinese Studies, Sep. 2021- Dec. 2021
  • Currently working with the IBLF Global & United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) FairBiz Project, to promote female leadership in business integrity in ASEAN Feb. 2021 till date

Key funded projects

  • Peter Harris Trust: China’s Belt and Road Initiative-- In Search of Effective Financial Cooperation and Regulation, 2018-2019

Recent publications


Bian, Jing and , Chen, Xue'er (2022), Financial cooperation and regulation: the Macao’s perspective. STSL Press - Macao Association of the Promotion of Humanities and Social Sciences. In: , , , . STSL Press - Macao Association of the Promotion of Humanities and Social Sciences, International Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences, 2 (1st) . pp. 87-102 ISSN: 2791-3074 (Print), (doi: ).

Bian, Jing and , (2022), Cryptocurrencies, Fintech and data protection: where does China stand?. European Institute for Chinese Studies. In: , , , . European Institute for Chinese Studies, EURICS Brief | Analyses (20) (doi: http://www.eurics.eu/publication_analyses-n20---crypto-monnaies-fintech-et-protection-des-donnees--ou-en-est-la-chine--_en).

Book section

Mucciarelli, F. M. and , Bian, Jing (2023), Why corporations and where are they heading to? Shareholders, stakeholders and sustainability in EU and China. Editoriale Scientifica. In: , , In: C. E. Pupo (ed.), European and Chinese Approach to Commercial Law. Editoriale Scientifica, Napoli (1st) . pp. 57-78 (doi: ) NB Item availability restricted.

Bian, Jing and , Marchione, Frank (2018), Business ethics and Chinese overseas investment. Springer. In: , , In: Jing Bian, Kıymet Çalıyurt (eds.), Regulations and Applications of Ethics in Business Practice. Springer, Singapore Regulations and Applications of Ethics in Business Practice . pp. 207-223 . ISBN: 9789811080609 (doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-*******8062-3_12) NB Item availability restricted.

Bian, Jing and , (2016), Banking and sustainable development in China. Routledge. In: , , In: Kiymet Caliyurt, Ulku Yuksel (eds.), Sustainability and management: an international perspective. Routledge, (1st) . ISBN: 9781472455055 (doi: https://www.routledge.com/Sustainability-and-Management-An-International-Perspective/Caliyurt-Yuksel/p/book/9781472455055).

Edited book

Bian, Jing and , Teng, Hongqing (2025), Financial cooperation and regulation: along the belt and road. Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.. In: , , , . Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd., Financial Cooperation and Regulation Along the Belt and Road (1st) . ISBN: 9789811610981; 9789811611018ISSN: 2509-7873 (Print), 2509-7881 (Online) (doi: https://link.springer.com/book/9789811610981).

Bian, Jing and , (2022), Financial regulation in China (Volumes I-IV). Routledge - Taylor & Francis. In: , , , . Routledge - Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, Oxon; New York (1st) . ISBN: 9781138807389; 9781138845367; 9781138845374; 9781138845381; 9781138845398 (doi: https://www.routledge.com/Financial-Regulation-in-China/Bian/p/book/9781138807389) NB Item availability restricted.

Bian, Jing and , Çalıyurt, Kıymet (2018), Regulations and Applications of Ethics in Business Practice. Springer Singapore. In: , , , . Springer Singapore, Singapore (1st) . ISBN: 9789811080609ISSN: 2509-7873 (Print), (doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-*******8062-3).


Behuria, Radhika , Bian, Jing, Lin, Chia-Wei (2023), Women entrepreneurs as driver of business integrity: a practical approach. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). In: , , , . United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Bangkok, Thailand N/A (1st) (doi: https://www.undp.org/publications/promoting-women-entrepreneurs-driver-business-integrity-practical-approach).

Bian, Jing and , (2022), Women entrepreneurs as drivers of business integrity in emerging and developing markets. United Nation Development Programme (UNDP). In: , , , . United Nation Development Programme (UNDP), UK (1st) (doi: ).