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EGB/Gilt - Attention turns to the FOMC

EMERGING MARKETS

CZKPLN Approaching Key Resistance at 0.18

US TSY OPTIONS

Range in Underlying Spurring Vol Sales

USD

Extends gains against the Pound and EUR

     BEIJING (MNI) - The People's Bank of China (PBOC) set the dollar/yuan
central parity rate at 6.9006 Monday, compared with 6.8825 on Friday.  
                      USD-CNY  EUR-CNY  JPY-CNY
-----------------------------------------------
Today's fixing         6.9006   7.8529   6.2166
Prev. fixing           6.8825   7.8848   6.1905
Prev. official close   6.9019       --       --
%Chg y/y                -4.58    -0.62    -6.59
%Chg since Jan. 1       -5.65    -0.42    -7.14
%Chg since July '05    +19.93       --       --
     - PBOC started setting daily central parity rates on Jan 4, 2007.  
- On July 21, 2005, China switched to a managed-float formula against a basket
of currencies, weakening the yuan's peg to the dollar.  
- Since March 17, 2014, the yuan has been allowed to move 2% on either side of
the daily fixing against the dollar.
--MNI Beijing Bureau; tel: +86 (10) 8532-5998; email: flora.guo@marketnews.com
--MNI Beijing Bureau; +86 10 8532 5998; email: william.bi@mni-news.com
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