Interbank market news scan: Central banks

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China leads in precision-guided central banking. Does it work? https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/2021/02/13/china-leads-in-precision-guided-central-banking-does-it-work

Burkhard Balz of Deutsche Bundesbank on the future of central bank-issued digital currency. https://www.bis.org/review/r210211e.htm

Francois Villeroy de Galhou of the Bank of France on central banks’ role in the greening of the economy. https://www.bis.org/review/r210211g.htm

Currency pairsExchange Rate as of 4:15 pm 8 February 2021(1) As of 12:38 pm EST Exchange Rate as of 11 February 2021(2)
AUD/USD0.7656 0.7749
USD/CAD1.2781 1.2689
USD/CNY6.4664 6.4542
EUR/USD1.2035 1.2121
USD/INR72.8500 72.7080
GBP/USD1.3714 1.3820
USD/JPY105.4400 104.6800
USD/MXN20.1300 19.9915
USD/DKK6.1785 6.1327
USD/NOK8.5428 8.4619
(1)Federal Reserve; (2) Reuters

11 February 2021