September 18, 2014
'Blue' dollar drops to 14.20 pesos
Greenbacks in the informal market dropped five cents to close at 14.20 pesos, while the official rate of the US dollar traded steady to close at 8.42 cents in Buenos Aires City banks and foreign exchange offices.
This means the gap between the so-called "blue" dollar and the official rate is at 69 percent.
The blue chip swap decreased 15 cents to 12.75 pesos, and the stock market dollar dropped 5 cents to closed at 13.01 pesos.
Yesterday, the Central Bank closed the session with a 40-million-dollar sale balance. International reserves dropped u$s 64 million to u$s 28.54 billion.