The informal dollar had fallen $ 1 on Monday, after skyrocketing $ 8.50 last week to hit its all-time nominal high.
Factors such as high inflation, exchange controls, fiscal deficit and firm country risk, to which is added the political intrigue for the midterm elections on November 14, drive the blue dollar which, so far in October, registers an advance $ 10 (5.4%). Anyway, in the year $ 30 (18%) appreciates, well below the inflation close to 40% registered in 2021.
Let us remember that during September, the informal dollar rose $ 4.50 (+ 2.5%), after posting its lowest rise since March in August, climbing just $ 1 (+ 0.6%). After hitting a low of $ 139 in early April, the parallel dollar increased $ 9 in April (6.4%), $ 7 (4.7%) in May, $ 11 (7%) in June, and $ 12.50 (+ 7.4%) in July.