Dollar today: the blue fell again but does not pierce the $ 180 floor
The parallel currency dropped 50 cents during the day yesterday, although it remained on top of the dollars most valued in the market, on $ 181.5 for sale and $ 176.5 for the purchase. Although its value “lowered” near its annual record ($ 185), the blue has not risen since last Friday. Meanwhile, the stock dollars that are regulated by the central bank presented marginal increases of 0.1% for both the Counted with Settlement ($ 169.62) as for the MEP ($ 169.66).
After the sayings of the opposition, Guzmán will present in Congress
The Minister of Economy, Martin Guzman, will be presented today before the National Congress to expose on the conditions under which the debt is being renegotiated with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) contracted during the government of Mauricio Macri. This occurs a few days after both Macri and the candidates of Together for Change (JxC) argued that the government they headed took on less debt than the current administration and even that of Cristina Kirchner.
The crypto still does not go up the week
Major cryptocurrencies continue to correct lower. In the case of the main crypto currency, the bitcoin (BTC), is listed in the area of $ 47,000. That is to say that on the last day its value fell 3.74%. For its part, the second most important crypto, the ethereum (ETH), lost his flat $ 3,200 and currently around 3,100 per unit.
Wall Street and the Merval closed green, while Asia falls
The North American stock market finished green yesterday. The closings of the three most important indices of Wall street: S&P 500 (+ 0.2%), Nasdaq (+ 0.1%) and Dow Jones (+ 0.1%). However, the same cannot be said for his homologs in Asia. The Nikkei is shown flat, the Shanghai Composite falls by 0.5% and Hang seng Hong Kong is down 1.08% right now. In the local case, the Merval keep going up without pauses and reach new record, of 655 points (0.92%) to 72,009 units.
Tomorrow Powell speaks and is expected to mention tapering
The conference agenda that will take place tomorrow at the annual symposium of the Federal Reserve of the USA (EDF) on Jackson hole, which will finally be held virtually. The EDF already anticipated that the conference of its president, Jerome powellIt would be at 11 Argentine time. Investors expect that Powell finally rule on plans to slow down the $ 120 billion asset purchase a month.