meet the dollar price today, Tuesday, August 16, 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 trading today?
According to how much the dollar is, the price of the parallel dollar in Peru the purchase is quoted at S/3.85 and the sale is S/3.90. While the average in the banking market is quoted at S/3,956 the purchase and S/3,956 the sale at the windows of the Banco de Credito del Peru.
It should be noted that in the session of August 15, the exchange rate closed at S/ 3.8590, 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’ dollar exchange rate informal. 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.