China QFII quota rises to $93.99 bln at end-August - regulator

BEIJING, Aug 30 (Reuters) - The outstanding amount of China's dollar-denominated Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (QFII) programme rose to $93.99 billion as of Aug. 30, from $93.27 billion at end-July, the foreign exchange regulator said on Wednesday.

The QFII scheme was created by China to allow foreigners to invest in Chinese capital markets. (Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Kim Coghill)