Ticket is separated from Single and free exchange market (MULC)where the currency falls by seven cents $ 38.53 After touching the highs of $ 38.85 at the beginning of the round.
In the informal market, for one, blue It works stably $ 39.75According to a survey of this carrier in the caves of the center of Buenos Aires. Meanwhile, “contact conley” yesterday rebounded by 36 cents to 38.46 dollars.
It is worth remembering that the beginning of the closing of annual positions was another of the key factors, so the currency yesterday rose strongly in the local market and closed at $ 39.48.
Similarly, in the wholesale segment, the currency rose 62 cents and a half to $ 38.60 on the eve of closing annual positions.
It also affected the local market, the rise in the dollar in the world, which moved away from 20-month lows, although uncertainty about the paralysis of the United States government and the Federal Reserve's monetary policy continued to cause resistance.
During the Wednesday round, the BCRA posted Liquid Letters (“Leliq”) for $ 119,755 million for nine days with an average annual rate of 59.36% (it closed at 59.38% on Friday). The maximum rate was 59.85%, and the minimum – 58.17%.
Analyst Gustavo Quintana noted that “The beginning of the last week of the month and the year suffered the effect of international instability and the beginning of compensations and closure of operations that should be eliminated next Friday”
He added that “The fall in regional currencies and the euro against the US dollar was reflected at the local level, which led to an increase in demand for coverage, which had an impact on the price”,
On the other hand, the government raised $ 43,372 million. US through a tender for receiving letters, adjusted by CER (Lecer) up to 56 days and capitalized letters in pesos (Lecap) up to 105 and 182 days, for which it will offer rates that will be capitalized monthly to 3 75% and 3.5% respectively.
In the money market between banks call money An average of 54% was operated on. In the currency swaps $ 127 million was agreed. US for the purchase and / or placement of funds in pesos through purchases in dollars on Thursday and Friday.
In the futures market ROFEXOperated 1118 million dollars. The United States, of which more than 73% was agreed between December and January, with final prices of $ 38.70 and $ 40.52 with TNA rates of 47.28% and 50.43%, respectively,
Finally, the international reserves of the BCRA increased this Wednesday by 6 million to 66.330 million US dollars.