Online lenders in China have started to self inspect how they run their companies as the government has been a lot more proactive in oversight than in year’s past; the government fears that borrowers are becoming over indebted and are borrowing to pay back other lenders; some of the top lenders fear the government crackdown could cause other panic and trigger outcomes that would be even worse than a few online lenders shutting down; right now it seems as if lenders are in limbo wondering what the future will hold. Source.
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