PBOC sets USD/ CNY reference rate for today at 6.4693 (vs. estimate at 6.4637)

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: Central Banks

People's Bank of China set the onshore yuan (CNY) reference rate for the trading session ahead.    

  • USD/CNY is permitted to trade plus or minus 2% from this daily reference rate.
  • CNH is the offshore yuan. USD/CNH has no restrictions on its trading range. 

  • The previous close was 6.4661
  • Reuters estimate was 6.4637. A significantly stronger or weaker rate than expected is typically considered a signal from the PBOC.  

PBOC injects 60bn yuan via 7-day reverse repos

  • AND 60bn in 14-dayers

  • 10bn corrected to 30bn mature today

  • thus net added 110bn 90bn on the day 

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