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USDBRL the clear standout story today in the region. A more hawkish BCB and a technical rejection prompted a very aggressive reversal in the pair and saw the Real lead the global charge.
Markets remain justifiably concerned about the growing political consensus on the need for further stimulus as a second-wave of Covid-19 inflicts headwinds for politicians. This backdrop is likely to keep intra-day volatility high as we approach the reconvening of Congress in Feb.
USDMXN had a small move in comparison but did stall a strong 3 day rally up to 20.30, consolidating back to around 20.00.
- Bloomberg Dollar Index 1121.71 (-0.3%)
- Bloomberg Cmdty Index 80.48 (+0.63%)
- JPM EM Currency index 57.502 (+0.78%)
- USDBRL 5.3195 (-3.3%)
- USDMXN 19.9716 (-0.67)
- USDCLP 732.44 (-0.02%)