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The dollar today: the currency opens $ 60 at Banco Nación and widening the gap with the parallel market



The dollar goes into the last week before the presidential election to $ 60 in the National Bank and to $ 60.73 in the banks, while the gap with parallel exchange rates deepens.

The exchange rate The wholesaler was about $ 58.65, the highest value in a month, despite the central bank's intervention to contain the increase.

The dollar "counted on liqui", to buy currencies and deposit them abroad through the sale of bonds and shares, jumped at the end of last week and touched $ 74 at the beginning of Monday. The gap with the wholesale currency thus rose to almost 27%, while the price was almost 23% higher than Danmarks Nationalbank's exchange rate.

The blue dollar spent $ 65 in the first negotiations on Monday.

Country risk

The country risk contained over 2,000 base points and affected 2058 units at the beginning of Monday.

Reserves

The central bank's international reserves continued its fall, ending the week spent at US $ 47.448 million, at a time when greater pressure on the currency is expected due to the election's performance.

Leliq

The Leliq interest rate was set at 68%, the minimum performance floor that guaranteed the Central Bank for the whole of October.


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