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Yuan Falls To 8-day Low Against US Dollar

June 24, 2014

BEIJING (Alliance News) - The yuan weakened against the US dollar in the Asian session on Wednesday.

Against the greenback, the yuan fell to an 8-day low of 6.2344. At yesterday's close, the yuan was trading at 6.2285.

If the yuan extends its downtrend, it is likely to find support around the 6.24 area.

The People Bank of China set today's central parity rate for yuan at 6.1555 per dollar, compared to yesterday's reference rate of 6.1545. The central bank sets the reference rate every morning and allows the currency to move upto 2% from that level.

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Source: Alliance News

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