He dollar price It closed the day this Tuesday, September 19, 2023 higher and stood at S/3.7140. This meant an advance of 0.11% compared to Monday’s close when it reached S/3.7100, according to the Central Reserve Bank of Peru (BCRP).
At 2.00 pm the greenback in the parallel market It was quoted at S/3,700 for the purchase and S/3,725 for the sale. While the reference exchange rate in the banking market The purchase stood at S/3.6800 and the sale stood at S/3.7460.
Contrary to the sun being hit by the copper slump, globally, the US dollar eased against a host of currencies on Tuesday as traders awaited a series of central bank interest rate decisions this week, including one from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, according to Reuters.
The dollar index, which measures the currency against six major peers, was down 0.07% at 105.01, not far from the six-month high of 105.43 hit on Thursday. Last week, the index rose for the ninth consecutive week, its longest winning streak in nearly a decade.
Resilient U.S. growth has fueled a rally in the dollar in recent weeks, although the rally will likely be tested by a series of data and Wednesday’s interest rate decision from the Federal Reserve.
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