The Chinese government embarks on a nationwide crackdown against sham overseas direct investments.
Comparing the yuan's recent moves against the dollar misses its strength against other currencies, the PBOC's Yi Gang said at the weekend.
Profit growth in China's industrial sector picked up in October, suggesting the world's second-largest economy strengthened.
How did Malaysia's central bank simultaneously support its currency and increase foreign exchange reserves? That's a $500 million question.
Asia markets were positive on Friday, amid a lack of cues from U.S. markets, which were shut Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday.
China's central bank will wait for the Fed's December meeting before considering yuan intervention, according to Hao Zhou of Commerzbank.
Asia markets trade mixed in cautious trade after Dow, S&P 500 post records.
Official data indicate China has steadily sold U.S. Treasurys this year.
Japan shares turned higher on Tuesday as the damage from an earthquake appeared moderate, while most other Asian markets rallied.
Asian markets traded mixed on Monday as dollar strength took a breather and oil prices surged.
Asian equities traded higher Wednesday, with the Nikkei holding gains of more than 1 percent as dollar/yen remained around the 109 mark.
China's currency fell to nearly eight-year lows against the dollar on Tuesday as a surge in the greenback continued to weigh on the yuan.
Guppytraders CEO, Daryl Guppy talks about the implications of a Donald Trump presidency on China, with comment on the yuan currency.
The central bank is widely believed to have sold U.S. dollars to cushion the yuan currency's descent in October as it fell to six-year lows.
With the Fed expected to tighten monetary policy, cost of capital in Hong Kong will increase too, says Gavin Parry, MD at Parry International Trading.
The dollar is a direct and powerful transmission mechanism of American monetary policies to the rest of the world.
Adrian Zuercher, MD at UBS, says recent positive PPI and PMI data reflect stabilization in the Chinese economy.
Asian markets traded lower, as worries about the U.S. presidential election, weak Japan data and lower oil prices weighed on sentiment.
Markets have been sanguine on the yuan because the sources of its weakness have been external factors such as the Fed, says Citi Private Bank's Ken Peng.
China's central bank will take into account off-balance sheet financing at commercial banks to assess their overall financial health.