RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On a tense day in the market, the commercial dollar closed this Wednesday, January 15th, at R$4.185, up 1.3 percent and at its highest value since December 5th (R$4.188).
The dollar traded up throughout the session and closed at its maximum of the day. The currency has accumulated an appreciation of 4.3 percent in 2020.
In the stock market, the day was also full of tension. The Ibovespa, the B3 index closed the day down 1.03 percent, at 116,417 points. The Exchange interrupted a two-day-high sequence . . .