On Monday, the informal dollar fell 50 cents in its first reaction after the legislative elections. But between Tuesday and Wednesday before the implementation of new regulations in the operation of financial dollars, it increased $ 2. In turn, on Thursday it fell 50 cents again, but it quickly recovered it this Friday.
The blue dollar touched $ 207 on Thursday, November 11, its highest nominal value so far.
So far in November, the informal dollar accumulates a rise of $ 4. Likewise, throughout October the informal dollar rose $ 11.50 (+ 6.2%) due to high inflation, exchange controls, fiscal deficit and strong country risk, which fueled devaluation expectations and put pressure on the currency, which it tends to make sudden jumps with just a few operations.
Anyway, so far in 2021 the parallel accumulates an appreciation of $ 35.50 (close to 20%), well below the accumulated inflation of 2021, higher than 41%.
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.