At the same time, the Single and Free Market of Change (MULC) rises 25 cents to $ 37.15 after a few minutes of the wheel began, the monetary authority announced by the Siopel system that It will buy up to $ 50 million in the foreign exchange market through the auction scheme at 12.15.
This is the first time the BCRA intervenes in the market with the maximum daily purchase established by the Committee on Monetary Policy.
Last Friday, the dollar dropped 15 cents to $ 38.03, its lowest value since the beginning of December, based on the average of ámbito.com, in a wheel in which the entity doubled its currency purchases to force a rise in the currency.
The ticket, which last week accumulated a drop of 39 cents, accompanied the Unique and Free Market of Change (MULC) where the US currency lowered 18 cents $ 36.90, 1.3% below from the lower part of the band, stipulated today $ 37,379. In this week, It accumulated a decrease of 47 cents and added its fourth consecutive fall.
In the informal market, for its part, the blue closed unchanged at $ 39.25, according to the survey of this medium in caves of the Buenos Aires microcenter. In turn, the "liquefied" fell 15 cents to $ 37.09.
The money market between banks at the call money was operated at an average of 56%. In exchange swaps, $ 163 million were agreed to take and / or place funds in pesos using the purchase and sale of dollars for next Monday and Tuesday.
At Rofex, $ 636 million were traded, of which more than 45% were agreed upon in the January and February periods, operating on the end at $ 37.08 and $ 39.15 at 49.46% and 46.37% respectively.
On the other hand, Central Bank reserves dropped $ 7 million to $ 66,035,000.