The Dollar Tuesday’s high opening — albeit still below the psychological barrier of S / 4 – signifies a positive sense of the virtual encounter between the US retail data and the leaders of the world’s largest economies, one day alerting investor mood due to political uncertainty.
At 9:10 am, the dollar was trading at S / 3.9983, up 0.08% at the end of the day, compared to S / 3.9950, according to Bloomberg data.
Previously, the dollar fell less than the S / 4 and recorded its lowest level in more than two weeks in the local market. Greenback has accumulated 10.48% profit so far in 2021.
Uncertainty created by the political environment has increased the demand for the dollar among investors, which has raised the exchange rate in recent weeks, traders said.
The administration is facing a new lawsuit after Walter Ayala officially announced his resignation from the Defense Ministry following complaints about pressure to promote him in the Armed Forces. To Louis Vera, President of the Sunnat, in support of two companies with tax debts.
Globally, the dollar has risen to a 16 – month high due to good mood among investors, Reuters reports.
The dollar index, which measures Greenback’s performance against a basket of six major currencies, was up 0.42% at 95,808. On the other hand, in exchange houses and streets of the capital (parallel market), the exchange rate was S / 3,980 purchases and S / 4,020 morning sales.