The dollar reached a historic peak on Monday
, photo: Capital Media/Alejandro Meza
19 of September 2016 14:17:22
The dollar broke the 20-peso ceiling Monday, closing at a selling price of 20.08 pesos at Mexico City banks, which represents a 51-centavo rise from Thursday. Banks purchased the dollar for a minimum of 18.89 pesos.The euro closed at 22.39 pesos, a 43-centavo rise from Thursday, while the pound and yen closed at 25.95 pesos and 0.226 pesos, respectively.Mexico's Central Bank (Banxico) set the official exchange rate at 19.6097 pesos per dollar.