Argentina’s economic highlights this week: dollar, wholesale prices and basic food basket

Expectations for the opening of markets on Tuesday are mounting. On Wednesday, the figures of the Basic Food Basket and the Total Basic Food Basket will be released, and on Thursday the index measuring economic activity for July.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The third week of August will be shorter due to the August 17 holiday, which has been moved to Monday 16. However, this week will be one of news about the economy and there are expectations on what will happen on Tuesday when the markets open after the Central Bank's decision to block blue chip swap operations in order to prevent asset laundering and tax evasion.


Trading will be resumed on Tuesday, August 17, after the holiday.

On Thursday night, the Central Bank announced that from that moment on, the settlement of . . .

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