The yuan has appreciated over 12 per cent against the pound since Britain’s vote to leave the EU on June 23, from 9.86 yuan per pound to 8.65. Photo: AFP

Chinese yuan touches fresh five and half year low as British pound plummets on renewed Brexit fallout fears

Topic |   Currencies

TOP PICKS

The yuan has appreciated over 12 per cent against the pound since Britain’s vote to leave the EU on June 23, from 9.86 yuan per pound to 8.65. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE
Jennifer Li

Jennifer Li

Jennifer Li is a market reporter at business desk, following equity and currency markets in the mainland and Hong Kong. She is also interested in latest development in primary market and asset management industry. Before joining SCMP, she worked for The Standard, covering breaking business news in Hong Kong and the mainland, with topics ranging from listed companies to macro economy.

Laura He

Laura He

Before joining the Post, Laura worked for MarketWatch and The Wall Street Journal Digital Network in San Francisco and Hong Kong. She has also worked for Forbes in San Francisco and had stints at Xinhua News Agency as economics editor, anchor and financial correspondent in both Beijing and Hong Kong. She has an MA degree in digital journalism from Stanford University and passed CFA exams.