PBOC sets USD/ CNY mid-rate Monday 22 July 2019 at 6.8759 (vs. Friday at 6.8635)
CNY is the onshore yuan. It is permitted to trade plus or minus 2% from this mid-point, the daily reference rate.
- The PBOC will intervene at these boundaries to keep the CNY in the band for the day.
- CNH is the offshore yuan and there are no restrictions on its trading range.
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