Sunday, January 16

The blue dollar suffered its biggest weekly decline in four and a half months


Therefore, the gap with the wholesale exchange rate, which is regulated by the Central Bank (BCRA), it was 93.5%.

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 informal dollar accumulated a decrease of $ 4.50 between Monday and Thursday, the day on which it registered the biggest daily drop in a month (- $ 2).

Thus, so far in December, the informal dollar registers a decline of $ 5. It should be remembered that in November the parallel dollar showed a rise of $ 4 (+ 2%), after climbing $ 11.50 (+ 6.2%) in October.

Likewise, in the accumulated of 2021 the blue dollar accumulates an appreciation of $ 30.50 (less than 20%), well below the accumulated inflation of 2021, above 43%.

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. In August, it registered its smallest increase since March, climbing just $ 1 (+ 0.6%), and then going up $ 4.50 in September (+ 2.5%).



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