meet the price of the dollar today in the main banks and the parallel dollar. This Tuesday, May 17, the US currency remains above S/.3.77 and is approaching S/.3.80 soles.
According to how much is the dollar.pe, the price of the parallel dollar in Peru is quoted in $3,810 to purchase and $3,845 for sale.
Exchange rate today at BCP, BBVA, Interbank and other banks
On the other hand, the agency Bloomberg reports that the exchange rate is quoted at S/ 3.7919 per dollar at the opening, a rise of 0.02% compared to the close of this Sunday 14, in S/ 3.7700.
What is the ‘Ocoña’ dollar or informal exchange rate?
The Ocoña dollar is also called the “street dollar”, that is, the exchange rate informal, which is bought and sold in the parallel market or exchange houses.
Why does the price of the dollar go up or down?
The dollar is affected by supply and demand. When there is more demand than supply, the price goes up, and when there is more supply than demand, the price goes down.
What is the best time to exchange dollars?
The best range of hours to buy or sell dollars is between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm at the opening of the foreign exchange market, where financial entities or exchange houses have better prices.
Why is the exchange rate important?
The exchange rate it is important because it serves as an indicator of a country’s competitiveness with the rest of the world, that is, the real interest rate. In conclusion, it relates the internal prices of national production with international prices.
Dollar price for buying and selling
- Purchase: S/3,770
- Sale: S/3,810