On a day of relief in the financial market, the dollar fell and the stock market rose. The commercial dollar ended this Wednesday (30) sold at R $ 5.619, with a decrease of R $ 0.025 (-0.44%). B3's Ibovespa index closed the day at 94,603 points, up 1.09%.
Despite the tranquility of the session, the dollar closed September with an appreciation of 2.52%, after having risen 5.02% in August. The currency had the biggest increase for September since 2015, when the US currency had risen 9.33%. In 2020, the price accumulates appreciation of 40.02%.
Even with today's high, Ibovespa fell 4.8% in September. This was the worst monthly performance of the stock exchange since March.
The dollar started the day higher. At the maximum of the day, around 9:15 am, it reached R $ 5.66. The price started to fall in the afternoon, after the statement by the Minister of Economy, Paulo Guedes, that the financing of the Citizen Income, the future social program of the government, will not be done through the postponement of precatorios (debts recognized by the government after a final decision Justice).
The Ibovespa traded higher all day. In addition to Guedes' statement, the market was influenced by the result of the General Register of Employed and Unemployed (Caged), which registered the creation of 249,300 formal jobs in August, the best performance for the month in nine years. .
* With information from Reuters