The official dollar price closed today at $ 109.11, with a rise of six cents in relation to yesterday’s closing, while the stock markets -considered with liquidation and MEP- operate with drops of up to 1.6%.
In the informal segment, the so-called “blue” dollar increased by one peso, at an average of $ 209 per unit.
In the stock market, the dollar counted with settlement (CCL) fell 1.6%, to $ 207.92, while the MEP fell 0.8%, to $ 200.27.
In the wholesale market, the price of the US currency registered an increase of nine cents compared to the previous closing, at an average of $ 103.77.
Thus, the dollar with the 30% surcharge -considered in the COUNTRY tax-, marked an average of $ 141.84 per unit; and with the advance on account of the Income Tax of 35% on the purchase of foreign currency, the average value was $ 180.03.
Market sources estimated that the monetary authority ended the day today with a neutral balance due to its intervention in the wholesale segment.
The volume traded in the cash segment was US $ 178 million, without operations in the futures sector of the Electronic Open Market (MAE) and US $ 250 million were traded in the Rofex futures market.