Within this framework, the monetary authority once again sold foreign currency to supply demand. According to market sources, during the day lThe entity led by Miguel Ángel Pesce sold $ 90 million.
The savings dollar or solidarity dollar -which includes 30% of the PAÍS tax, and 35% on account of the Income Tax- advanced 63 cents to $ 176.98.
The wholesale dollar climbed 12 cents to $ 101.54, under the strict regulation of the BCRA, after reaching an intraday maximum of $ 101.60. So far this week the price advanced 38 cents, against an increase of 36 cents in all of last week.
After three days on the rise, the CCL – traded with the Bonar 2030, the most liquid in the market – registered its biggest daily drop since October 2020, collapsing 5% (- $ 11.22) to $ 211.49. Therefore, the gap with the other parallel exchange rate quotes was reduced, while the spread with the official one fell to 108.3%.
For its part, the MEP fell by 1.1% (- $ 2.12) to $ 195.98, which left a gap with the wholesaler of 93.1%, the lowest since November 15.
The dollar blue remains this Thursday at a minimum of five weeks, already below $ 200, according to a survey of Ambit in the Black Market of Foreign Currency.
Conditioned by a higher demand for pesos, something common at this time of year, but also by the expectation of an agreement between Argentina and the IMF for the debt, the parallel dollar operates unchanged at $ 198.
Therefore, the gap with the wholesale exchange rate, which is regulated by the Central Bank (BCRA), stands at 95.2%, the new minimum since October.
Thus, so far in December, the informal dollar registers a decline of $ 3.50.