Monday, August 8

Dollar today: how much is it trading this Saturday, October 30

Even so, the entity led by Miguel Ángel Pesce closed its best October in a decade in terms of accumulating foreign currency by acquiring, in net terms, US $ 207 million.

The savings dollar or solidarity dollar -which includes a 30% of the COUNTRY tax, and a 35% to Profit account- rose 13 cents to $ 173.63. In the accumulated of October it exhibited an increase of 0.9%

Wholesale dollar

The wholesale exchange rate, regulated by the Central Bank, advanced three cents this Friday to $ 99.72 per unit. In the month it climbed 1% (98 cents), as in the previous month.

The monetary authority had to part with foreign exchange for the second consecutive day to supply demand. “The nationalization of supplies achieved in the last days freed the possibility of new payments for imports that were mostly made during the day,” they argued from the BCRA.

It should be remembered that on Thursday the entity had cut a streak of 14 days with a positive or neutral balance in the exchange market.

Dollar CCL

In alternative exchange markets, the dollar “counted with liqui” regulated increases 0.8% ($ 1.52) to $180,85, whereby the gap with the official grows to 81.3%. In its “free versions” it operates around $205.

Dollar MEP

For his part, regulated MEP dollar it climbs 90 cents to $ 180.13 (gap of 80.6%).

The The blue dollar registers its first fall this Friday, although it is heading to register its biggest monthly advance since July, according to a survey of Ambit in the Black Market of Foreign Currency.

The informal dollar retreats 50 cents to $197,50 in the caves during this day, with which the gap with the wholesale exchange rate, which is regulated by the Central Bank, is reduced to 98%.

It should be remembered that the day before the price had reached a new record in nominal terms, amid persistent demand for coverage, just over two weeks before the national legislative elections.

Despite the decline in this wheel, in the last two weeks the blue accumulated a rise of $ 11. In addition, in the month it grew $ 11.50 (+ 6.2%) from high inflation, exchange controls, fiscal deficit and firm country risk, which fueled expectations of devaluation and put pressure on the currency, which usually has sharp jumps with only a few operations.