January 05, 2023 01:41 GMT
MNI: PBOC Net Drains CNY356 Billion via OMOs Thursday
The People's Bank of China (PBOC) on Thursday conducted CNY2 billion via 7-day reverse repos with the rates unchanged at 2.00%. The operation has led to a net drain of CNY356 billion after offsetting the maturity of CNY358 billion reverse repos today, according to Wind Information.
- The operation aims to keep banking system liquidity reasonable and ample, the PBOC said on its website.
- The 7-day weighted average interbank repo rate for depository institutions (DR007) fell to 1.4161% at 9:39 am local time from the close of 1.4552% on Wednesday.
- The CFETS-NEX money-market sentiment index closed at 42 on Tuesday vs 45 on Tuesday.