Mexico City. Today Sunday, November 22, the dollar stands at $ 20.11 Mexican pesos, according to information from investing.com. The Mexican peso had a good result for the third week, advancing around 1.71% which is equivalent to 34.9 cents. Data from the Bank of Mexico indicate that the United States currency ended on Friday at $ 20.06 pesos per unit and the FIX at $ 20.11 pesos. On this day, the markets remain idle.
This week, one of the factors that gave momentum to currencies like the peso was the news that the coronavirus vaccine developed jointly by Pfizer and BioNTech reached 95% effectiveness in laboratory tests. This information has caused the markets to react optimistically, although the effect was faded by the increasing numbers of infections around the world.
According to Reforma, this Thursday the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States, Steven Mnuchin, asked the Federal Reserve (Fed) to return the money corresponding to the law of aid for emergency credits to companies, non-profit organizations and local governments . This would end most of the programs that the central bank considers essential to stabilize the economy.
The Fed’s response to this request: it indicated that it is preferable that all emergency lines established in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic continue to play their vital role in supporting the United States.
Exchange rate: Dollar price in real time:
Regarding the exchange rate in the different banks of Mexico, the price of the dollar has its highest sale price at $ 21.50 in Banbajío, while the lowest purchase price is at $ 19.00 in Banorte and IXE, according to Dollar.info. Regarding the euro, it is priced at $ 23.83 pesos, for $ 26.69 pesos of the pound sterling overall average.
Oil prices in real time:
According to Investing.com, WTI oil is at $ 42.44 a barrel. Brent oil is at $ 45.07 a barrel, both in its orders for January 2021.
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