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Chilean peso hits historic low amid coronavirus gloom; government urges calm

Mar 09 2020

SANTIAGO The Chilean peso <CLP=CL> closed at a historic low on Monday, falling 1.82% to 841.50 to the dollar as fears over the global coronavirus outbreak and widespread protests continued to rattle the copper-rich South American nation.

Chile's peso opens up 3.33% after cenbank says will sell dollars

Nov 29 2019

SANTIAGO, Nov 29 Chile's peso opened up 3.33% at 801.50/801.80 per dollar on Friday, after the country's central bank said it could sell up to $20 billion in foreign interventions to stabilize the local currency.

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