The blue remained on Wednesday at $ 123 for sale and narrowed the gap with the wholesale dollar, while the stock prices of the currency registered further declines.
The ticket in the parallel market of the city was quoted this stable Wednesday after losing $ 15 in just two days and thus erasing practically all the rise achieved during the previous week.
By noon, it had dropped to $ 122, but as the hours passed, it recovered to Tuesday’s level.
In the wholesale segment, the US currency added ten cents to $ 68. Thus, the difference with the blue narrowed slightly and reached 80.8 percent.
The volume traded in the cash segment was US $ 193,341 million.
Operators pointed out that the Central Bank again made sales to supply demand in the face of a limited supply from the private sector.
They indicated that the monetary authority sold about US $ 60 million in a wheel with less presence in the futures market.
Faced with exchange rate pressure, the Central Bank has so far opted to intervene, leading to a drop in international reserves, whose current range is similar to that of the 2017 record.
Meanwhile, the cash with liquidation, used in the market to leak foreign currency in a legal manner, operated at $ 118.12, which represented a drop of 30 cents.
The dollar exchange, used in the purchase and sale of bonds to acquire foreign currency, yielded to $ 114.35 when losing 65 cents.
This is the fourth consecutive decrease in financial exchange rates as a result of a series of measures taken by the monetary authority to control the upward trend amid firm demand to dollarize portfolios in the face of uncertainty related to the definition of debt. and the impact of the coronavirus on the economy.
For its part, the retail dollar traded at $ 70.33, but if the 30 percent surcharge corresponding to the Country Tax is taken into account, the value reached $ 91.42, one penny more than on Tuesday.
With information from Télam