MNI: PBOC Net Drains CNY233 Billion via OMOs Thursday
The People's Bank of China (PBOC) on Thursday injected CNY7 billion via 7-day reverse repos with the rates unchanged at 2.00%. The operation has led to a net drain of CNY233 billion after offsetting the maturity of CNY240 billion reverse repos today, according to Wind Information.
- The operation aims to keep liquidity reasonable and ample, the PBOC said on its website.
- The 7-day weighted average interbank repo rate for depository institutions (DR007) rose to 2.0000% at 9:31 am local time from the close of 1.7104% on Wednesday.
- The CFETS-NEX money-market sentiment index closed at 41 on Wednesday vs 43 on Tuesday.