The official dollar price closed today at $ 109.05, with an increase of eight cents compared to yesterday’s closing, while the stock market dollars -considered with liquidation and MEP- operate with ups and downs.
In the informal segment, the so-called “blue” dollar trades with a drop of one peso, at an average of $ 208 per unit.
In the stock market, the dollar counted with settlement (CCL) rises 0.1%, to $ 211.70, while the MEP falls 0.1%, to $ 202.22.
In the wholesale market, the price of the US currency registered an increase of 12 cents compared to the previous closing, at an average of $ 103.68.
Thus, the dollar with the 30% surcharge -considered in the COUNTRY tax-, marked an average of $ 141.76 per unit; and with the advance on account of the Income Tax of 35% on the purchase of foreign currency, the average value was $ 179.93.
Market sources estimated that the monetary authority ended the day with a positive balance of around US $ 1 million due to its intervention in the wholesale segment.
The volume traded in the cash segment was US $ 162 million, in the futures sector of the Open Electronic Market (MAE) there were transactions for US $ 13 million and in the Rofex futures market US $ 145 million were traded.