China QFII quota unchanged at $97.16 bln at end-Jan - FX regulator

BEIJING, Jan 31 (Reuters) - The outstanding amount of China's dollar-denominated Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (QFII) program stood at $97.16 billion as of Jan. 30, unchanged from end-December, 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 Richard Borsuk)