USD/CNY is the onshore yuan. Its 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.

A significantly stronger or weaker rate than expected is typically considered a signal from the PBOC.

The previous close was 6.3531

Friday's mid-rate was 6.3677

ps. 500 bln RMB MLF mature today

Injects 100 bn yuan liquidity via 7-day reverse repo.

  • 10 bn yuan reverse repo expiring today
  • RR rate cut by 10bps