PBoC steps out with new London landmark

China marks Xi Jinping's London visit with a new benchmark in the offshore yuan market.

PBoC steps out with new London landmark

The Chinese government issued its first short-term debt in the international bond markets on Tuesday in a move designed to underline the renminbi's growing international importance and highlight strengthening Sino-British ties during President Xi Jinping’s visit to the UK.

The People’s Bank of China raised Rmb5 billion $788 million from the sale of a one-year bill after capturing a sizable order book of more than Rmb30 billion from central banks and sovereign wealth funds...

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