In this way, the monetary authority will not intervene with the purchase of up to $ 50 million per day, issuing weights as expected if the quotation were kept below the lower range.
Meanwhile, the dollar was 20 cents to $ 38.61 banks and agencies of the city of Buenos Aires, according to the average of domain.com.
Traders explained that a share of the last half-hour demand from the wholesaler was from banks to subscribe to the Letes that were tendered to this Tuesday at an estimated 4.75% rate from TNA. The entities had to buy the dollars, since they can no longer deposit pesos at the BCRA reference exchange rate (C.3500).
Simultaneously, the Central Bank auctioned US $ 211,185 million (maturing US $ 216,930 million) of 7-day liquidity accounts, with an average cutting rate of 58.80%. The maximum yield granted was 59.14% and the minimum yield was 58.246%.
"The monetary authority has left some pesos on the street (since the beginning of the year was absorbing), validated lower rate level (on Monday, had ended 59.3%) and the dollar only accommodated a few cents up," said the analyst. Christian Buteler
The US currency traded with a mixed trend and marked stability during the first part of the wheel and an accelerated increase in the last section of the session. Prices moved throughout the day in a floating range located above the plateau reached until Tuesday, with a high reaction that strengthened at the end of the day.
The lows were reported at $ 37.33 shortly after the start of the wheel, two and a half cents above the previous close. A relative parity between supply and demand in the market kept the dollar rate lateralized and with little fluctuation over a prolonged period that was interrupted at the beginning of the last installment, when the purchase orders that emerged absorbed all available supply and accelerated the rise of the dollar . At the end of the session, the intensity of demand led prices to peaks at US $ 37.60, an amount that remained until the closing.
Trading volume decreased 9% to $ 566 million.
In the money market between banks, the call money It was operated on an average of 54%. In foreign exchange swaps, US $ 152 million were agreed to receive and / or place funds in pesos through the use of dollar purchases on Wednesday and Thursday.
At the RofexUS $ 555 million were negotiated, of which more than 60% were agreed in terms of January and February, to US $ 39 and US $ 40.1990, with rates of 59.09% and 49.47%, respectively.
In the informal market, in turn, blue fell 25 cents to $ 39.25, according to the research of this medium in caves of the center of Buenos Aires.
Finally, the reservations of the Central Bank On Monday, they increased from $ 21 million to $ 65,737 million.