December 19, 2014
US dollar ends higher at 8.28 pesos; 'blue' falls back
The US dolla official rate ended three cents higher at 8.28 pesos today in banks and exchange offices, after climbing six cents last week.
Meanhwhile, the so called “blue” dollar fell back by ten cents to 12.70 pesos, following a ten-cent hike last Friday when operators sought refuge in the parallel market amid uncertainty over Argentina’s battle with holdout hedge funds.
The stock exchange rate advanced to 11.75 pesos and the blue-chip swap jumped 36 cents to 10.36 pesos.