Mexico City. Today Sunday March 29, 2020 the dollar listed on $ 23.34 pesos, according to the investing.com platform. The currency remains stable during this weekend. On Friday, the peso closed with a drop of 7 cents in the exchange rate against the dollar. However, in the weekly balance it obtained a profit of 3.8%.
This drop in the price of the dollar is a consequence of the unemployment figures that increased in the US due to the contingency due to the coronavirus, Which has forced the temporary closure of different companies and shops; in addition to the economic support measures announced by the Trump government to support companies and the US economy.
Exchange rate for sale in the interbank market (spot) today Friday March 27:
09.00 hrs .: 23.4200 p / d
13.30 hrs .: 23.3250 p / d
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March 27, 2020
The Mexican peso and the exchange ended a three-session streak on Friday with gains after S&P downgraded Mexico’s and state oil company Pemex’s credit rating, . reports.
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Despite Friday’s loss, a streak of five weekly balances against the Mexican currency was cut – the dollar had accumulated a rise of 6.27 pesos – and allowed its best weekly result since 2002 in the retail market, Reforma quotes. .
Regarding the exchange rate in the different banks of mexico, as published by Dollar.info on various financial institutions, the price of the dollar reaches its highest level for sale at $ 25.00 in Scotiabank while the lowest for purchase is at $ 19.00 also in Scotiabank.
Regarding euro, it is quoted at $ 26.12 pesos, for $ 29.13 pesos from the pound sterling overall average.