28 January 2020

Central bank sets RMB midpoint softer at 6.1336

The People’s Bank of China set the renminbi’s daily midpoint against the US dollar at 6.1336 Monday, three pips weaker than the 6.1333 fixing on Friday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trade System. The renminbi is allowed to rise or fall 1 percent from the daily reference rate. Spot renminbi eased 0.03 percent to 6.0840 on Friday after trading between 6.0802 and 6.0848 in Shanghai. The redback’s daily midpoint against the US dollar has risen 2.48 percent this year, central bank data shows.

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