The informal came from advancing $ 6.50 (3.2%) in December. After a calm in the first days of the month due to the greater seasonal demand for pesos, in the second fortnight it showed a jump of almost $ 10, due to the great liquidity due to Christmas sales, and the search for protection of savers against futures price increases, among other factors.
In the accumulated of 2021, the parallel dollar had a rise of 25.3% ($ 42), almost half with respect to the inflation of the period.
After touching a floor of $ 139 in April, the price of the blue began to show an upward trend, although with oscillations. The largest increases for the year were verified in July (+ $ 12.50 or 7.4%) and June (+ $ 11 or 7%). Likewise, the highest gap in 2021 with respect to the official one was noted on October 11, when it reached 106.1%.
Looking ahead to 2022, other specialists also warn that its performance will depend on several factors, including negotiations with the IMF and the strategy regarding the management of the official exchange rate.
Walter Morales, president of Wise, told this medium that if the Government reaches a point in common with the institution led by Kristalina Georgieva, the blue dollar will peak next year between $ 245 and $ 255.
Price of the saving or tourist dollar, today January 6
The savings dollar or solidarity dollar -which includes a 30% of the COUNTRY tax, and a 35% on account of the Income Tax- advanced 23 cents to $ 179.62.