The product of more than 10 years of research, Transformation of China's Modern Banking System provides a detailed study of the evolution of China's banking system from the late Qing era to the Republican era. Transformation of China's Modern Banking System offers a unique and comprehensive analysis of the financing structure, governance structure, incentive and restraint mechanisms, and structural changes of China's modern banking system. Lan Rixu uses historical evidence to show how the transformation of the modern banking system of China reflected an acute awareness of the practical reality of modern Chinese bankers. Transformation of China's Modern Banking System details the systematic changes in China's banking system during the chaotic period when traditional China met the West. Transformation of China's Modern Banking System is a winner of the Second Financial Book Awards, the Golden Goat Awards, co-organized by China Finance, China (Guangzhou) International Finance Expo, and the Finance Affairs Office of Guangzhou.