China fixes yuan midpoint at over 3-week low

SHANGHAI, Sept 25 (Reuters) - China's central bank fixed its official yuan midpoint at 6.5945 per dollar on Monday, the weakest level since Aug.31, reflecting broad dollar strength in global markets.

Monday's fixing was 84 pips or 0.13 percent weaker than the previous fix of 6.5861 on Friday.

Market participants said Monday's official guidance came in largely matched their forecasts.

(Reporting by Winni Zhou and Andrew Galbraith; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore)