The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) set the USD/ CNY reference rate at 6.6236 on Wednesday vs. Wednesday’s 6.6070.
Meanwhile, the PBOC injected CNY120 billion through seven-day reverse repos.
USD/CNY holds the bounce
USD/CNY is consolidating Wednesday’s rebound while trading modestly flat at 6.311, as of writing. Broad-based US dollar strength, amid surging US coronavirus cases and expectations of potential restrictions, underpins the spot.