August 1, 2014
Merval edges up
Merval benchmark stock index rose 0.7 percent, to 3,326.57 points. Meanwhile, Argentina's country-risk decreased 0.8 percent to 623 basis points in the JP Morgan EMBI index.
The US dollar traded steady at $4.11/$4.15 pesos, compared to the previous closing price in the main banks and bureau de change in Buenos Aires downtown.