RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian stock market was turbulent up to the last trading session in 2020. After beating the historical intraday record of 120,149 points, the IBOVESPA lost ground and began to swing between losses and gains to close Wednesday, December 30th, down 0.33% to 119,017 points. The financial volume reached R$29,4 (US$5.8) billion.
With this performance, the main B3 index failed to beat its closing record, registered on January 23rd this year, at 119.527 points. Nevertheless the benchmark closed 2020 in the blue, with an accumulated rise of 3 . . .