Find out the price of the dollar today, Friday, August 12, 2022, in the main banks of Peru and in the parallel market; that is to say, in the exchange houses or money changers on the street.
How much is the price of the parallel dollar today, August 12?
According to how much is the dollar.pe, the price of the parallel dollar in Peru is quoted at S/ 3,860 for purchase and S/ 3,900 for sale. While the average in the banking market is located at S/ 3,796 for the purchase and at S/ 3,976 the sale at the windows of the Banco de Credito del Peru.
It should be noted that in yesterday’s session, August 11, the exchange rate closed the day down with S/ 3.8730, as reported by the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP).
What is the ‘Ocoña’ dollar or informal exchange rate?
It is known as the ‘Ocoña’ dollar or ‘street dollar’ at the informal exchange rate. In other words, at the buying and selling prices of the US currency in exchange houses or in the parallel market. This denomination has its origin in the Jirón Ocoña, a well-known street located in the Center of Lima.