The exchange rate It opened lower this Thursday, August 11, and stood at S/ 3.8951, according to the Bloomberg currency trading portal. On the eve, the Central Reserve Bank (BCRP) had given it a close of S/ 3.8980, which represents a decline of 0.07%.
At 9.40 am in the parallel market the greenback it was quoted at S/ 3,870 for the purchase and S/ 3,910 for the sale. While the bank exchange rate at the windows of the Credit Bank of Peru was S / 3,811 for purchase and S / 3,991 for sale, according to the portal How much is the dollar.
The dollar lost more ground against other major currencies today, after traders curbed bets on an aggressive interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve (Fed) and US inflation data. were weaker than expected the day before.
The dollar index remained on the defensive in early European trading hours, falling 0.2% to 105,010, after posting its biggest daily drop in five months, of 1%, the day before.
Data on Wednesday showed US consumer prices were unchanged in July month-on-month after advancing 1.3% in June.
With information from Reuters.