Short-dated CNY swaps have been lightly offered and the 2s/5s NDIRS curve slope has steepened slightly. Meanwhile, the People’s Bank of China is considering expanding its reverse repo operations and its Macro Prudential Assessment reporting requirements have been tweaked, writes Deirdre Yeung of Total Derivatives.
Official data released on Tuesday showed that China's new loans fell to their lowest level in 8 months in July. Banks in China extended a net Rmb825.5bn ($123.9bn) in new loans last month, the lowest volume since November 2016. However, the result is still slightly above the Rmb800bn
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