Mexican Peso

Mexican Peso

Mexican Peso overview

The Mexican peso (sign: $; code: MXN) is the currency of Mexico. Modern peso and dollar currencies have a common origin in the 15th–19th century-Spanish dollar, most continuing to use its sign, "$". The Mexican peso is the 11th most traded currency in the world, the third most traded currency from America (after the United States dollar and Canadian dollar), and the most traded currency from Latin America.The current ISO 4217 code for the peso is MXN; prior to the 1993 revaluation (see below), the code MXP was used. The peso is subdivided into 100 centavos, represented by "¢". As of 3 September 2018, the peso's exchange rate was $22.21 per euro and $19.14 per U.S. dollar.

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Mexican Peso news

'It's a comfy plane': Mexico's Amlo seeks buyer for presidential jet

Leftist president-elect has promised to travel on commercial flights in push to rule with frugality and restraint

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Latam stocks fall for sixth straight day, currencies slide
Latam stocks fall for sixth straight day, currencies slide

Latin American stocks fell for a sixth consecutive day on Tuesday and regional currencies followed suit, with Mexico's peso hitting a near five-month trough on

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Falling Oil Prices Are Becoming an Emerging-Markets Catalyst

Last week’s slide in crude was partly behind the weakness in the Russian ruble, Mexican peso and Malaysian ringgit, according to Societe Generale SA. With oil wallowing in a bear market, Saudi Arabia expressed the need for oil producers to cut 1 million barrels a day from October levels and announced

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USD/MXN: Mexican peso recovers from weekly lows on AMLO comments about banking laws

Mexican peso rises sharply and erases daily losses, still down for the week against USD.  USD/MXN holds above 20.00 with a bullish tone.  The Mexican peso

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Mexico should fix Pemex finances before new refining investments: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday called for an improvement in Mexican state oil company Pemex's financial position before it invests in building new refineries.

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