China's central bank injects liquidity into market

Source: Xinhua| 2021-10-12 11:59:40|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- China's central bank Tuesday conducted 10 billion yuan (1.56 billion U.S. dollars) of reverse repos to maintain liquidity in the banking system.

The interest rate for the seven-day reverse repos was set at 2.2 percent, according to the People's Bank of China.

A reverse repo is a process in which the central bank purchases securities from commercial banks through bidding, with an agreement to sell them back in the future. Enditem

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