March 12, 2014
US dollar at 6.525 pesos, up 32% in 2013
After a steady open this morning, the US currency climbed, reaching at 6.475 pesos for buyers and 6.525 pesos for sellers at Buenos Aires City banks and exchange offices.
Over the course of 2013 the official rate climbed by almost one-third, finishing 32 percent higher than at the start of this year.
Meanwhile, the so called “blue dollar” gained three cents at 9.95 pesos (buying price) and 10 pesos (selling price) in the informal market.