BRL=X - USD/BRL

CCY - CCY Delayed Price. Currency in BRL
3.2999
-0.0063 (-0.1906%)
As of 2:28PM GMT. Market open.
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Previous Close3.306
Open3.306
Bid3.3
Day's Range3.288 - 3.32
52 Week Range3.0413 - 3.4066
Ask3.3
  • MarketWatch7 days ago

    Brazilian real holds gains as central bank cuts benchmark rate

    The Central Bank of Brazil lowered its benchmark interest rate, the so-called Selic rate, by 50 basis points to 7%, in line with FactSet consensus estimates. The central bank cited economic indicators ...

  • Reuters14 days ago

    Partner at Brazil's Patria expects commercial real estate rebound

    Brazilian commercial real estate prices are set to rebound, with mall prices likely recovering before office space, Fauze Antun, a partner at major Brazilian investment firm Pátria Investimentos Ltda, ...

  • Barrons.comlast month

    Oh Mexico! As Nafta Heats Up, Peso May Get Chills

    It may be time for Brazil’s currency to strengthen and as fears mount for the Mexican peso. The Brazilian real (BRL) has been under pressure, but that could change as the economy improves and investors return. At the same time, the Mexican peso (MXN) could weaken as North American Free Trade Agreement trade talks resume, says emerging markets foreign currency strategist Kiran Kowshik with UniCredit Bank in London.

  • Reuterslast month

    BHP, Vale get short extension on Brazil mine disaster settlement

    BHP Billiton (BHP.AX) (BLT.L) and Vale SA (VALE5.SA) have been granted an extension until Nov. 16 by a Brazilian court to negotiate a settlement on a $47 billion (35.59 billion pounds) claim stemming from the Samarco mine disaster in 2015, BHP said on Tuesday. Brazilian federal prosecutors in May last year served the joint partners in the Samarco iron ore mine with a 155 billion Brazilian real claim to pay for the social, environmental and economic costs of cleaning up the country’s worst environmental disaster. A settlement date of Oct. 30 was set by the court earlier this year after the parties failed to reach an agreement by a previous deadline of June 30.

  • MarketWatchlast month

    Here’s why Brazilian real traders are bracing for turbulence

    In Brazil, political turmoil could remain the driver for the South American country’s currency well into 2018.

  • Reuterslast month

    EMERGING MARKETS-Brazilian markets down on lingering political concerns

    The Brazilian real weakened on Monday as investors fretted over President Michel Temer's ability to pass belt-tightening measures. Concerns over his platform of structural reforms, seen as key to curb ...

  • Reuters2 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico peso down on Fed, NAFTA jitters; Brazil real tumbles

    Mexico's peso on Tuesday weakened for a third straight day to a five-month low on lingering uncertainty over U.S. monetary policy and concerns about the nation's trade ties with the United States. Traders ...

  • Reuters2 months ago

    EM fund managers move to more exotic currencies as dollar hits lows

    Some of 2017’s top-performing emerging market fund managers are reshuffling their currency holdings, paring back bets on some of the asset class' big names and shifting to more exotic currencies like the Czech koruna, Uruguayan peso and the Egyptian pound. The dollar's bounceback in September, including its best week of the year to close the month, has not changed managers' underlying bearishness on the currency. The shift represents a sense that the greenback’s remarkable slide against rivals like the Mexican peso and Brazilian real may stall - the dollar bounced to a three-month high versus the peso on Thursday - while other currencies are due for a rally.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    Services group Sodexo sees some impact from euro's strength

    Sodexo (EXHO.PA), a French facilities management and vouchers group, said on Monday there would be some impact on its results from the recent rise in the euro (EUR=). "The currency impact on operating profit will remainjust slightly positive, but less than in the first half, given the recent strength of the euro against the U.S. dollar, sterling and the Brazilian real," Sodexo said in a statement. Sodexo, the world's second-biggest catering services company after Compass Group (CPG.L), confirmed its guidance for operating profit growth at the bottom of an 8-9 percent range for 2017, and announced the completion of the sale of its Vivabox USA arm to Lion Equity Partners.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil currency falls as Temer faces fresh graft probe

    The Brazilian real plunged on Tuesday as a Supreme Court judge authorized a fresh investigation into beleaguered President Michel Temer for suspected corruption. Justice Luis Roberto Barroso authorized the investigation of Temer on suspicion of graft charges involving a decree regulating ports, adding to corruption allegations the president has so far parried with backing from Congress.

  • Reuters3 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil currency weaker as Temer falls under police suspicion

    The Brazilian real weakened on Tuesday after police said they suspected President Michel Temer, alongside a group of close aides from his party, participated in illegal acts. In a report on Monday, police ...

  • Reuters3 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Chile peso extends rally as China data lifts copper

    The Chilean peso and the Brazilian real strengthened on Thursday as strong Chinese industrial figures lifted metal prices, but the Mexican peso slipped on lingering concerns over North American Free Trade ...

  • Reuters4 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-LatAm currencies slip as U.S. data triggers profit-taking

    Latin American currencies slipped on Thursday as stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data drove investors to book profits on the previous day's rally. The Brazilian real slipped 0.5 percent to 3.16 to the ...

  • Reuters4 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-LatAm stocks, currencies down as North Korea tensions mount

    Latin American stocks and currencies fell on Wednesday, with the Brazilian real and the Mexican peso leading the losses, as investors fled for safe-haven assets amid brewing geopolitical tensions between ...

  • Reuters4 months ago

    Speculators' net short dollar bets largest since May 2016 -CFTC, Reuters

    Speculators boosted their net short bets on the U.S. dollar this week to their largest since the second week of May 2016 amid political tension in Washington and diminished expectations of accelerated interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve. The value of net short bets on the dollar rose to $5.32 billion in the week ended Aug. 1 from $3.92 billion the previous week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. In a wider measure of dollar positioning that includes net futures contracts in the New Zealand dollar, Mexican peso, Brazilian real and Russian ruble, the U.S. dollar posted a net short position valued at $11.09 billion, the largest since January 2013, from $9.55 billion a week earlier.

  • Reuters5 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil real firms on slowdown in U.S. wage growth

    The Brazilian real strengthened on Friday after data showing underwhelming wage gains in the United States reduced bets on another U.S. rate hike this year. The U.S. economy accelerated in the second quarter, ...

  • Brazilian Real Higher After Interest Rate Cut
    FX Empire5 months ago

    Brazilian Real Higher After Interest Rate Cut

    The Brazilian real rallied against the US dollar yesterday after the Federal Reserve released a dovish policy statement and Brazil’s central bank cut its key interest rate. The Central Bank of Brazil cut the Selic rate by one percentage point to 9.25%, in line with expectations. It was the first time since November 2013 when the interest rate was set below 10%. Moreover, the central bank signaled that it may continue monetary easing … Continue reading Brazilian Real Higher After Interest Rate Cut

  • Reuters5 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil real hits two-month high on bets of corporate inflows

    The Brazilian real strengthened to a two-month high on Thursday as traders bet on stronger capital inflows in coming weeks amid a batch of corporate listings. Grupo Carrefour Brasil SA priced Brazil's ...

  • Market Realist5 months ago

    Political Instability and Commodity Prices Weigh on Brazilian Real in 2017

    Brazil's economy has found itself immersed in political scandals and corruption that have been affecting growth for the past few years.

  • Reuters5 months ago

    EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico peso hits 14-month high, Brazil real firms sharply

    Mexico's peso hit a more than 14-month high on Tuesday and Brazil's real firmed sharply after the collapse of a key U.S. healthcare bill fostered doubts about President Donald Trump's economic plans and ...

  • Reuters5 months ago

    Brazil reverses preliminary decision on Petrobras hedge accounting

    Brazil's securities industry watchdog CVM has reversed a preliminary decision ordering state-controlled Petróleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) to restate financial statements in recent years to include the impact of currency protection on debt and other balance sheet items. In a securities filing late on Tuesday, Petrobras said the watchdog's board scrapped an earlier internal ruling asking for the restatement of results from the second and third quarters of 2013, and to the years of 2014, 2015 and 2016 to account for impairments related to certain hedging transactions. Petrobras announced changes in the accounting of so-called currency hedging in July 2013 to limit the impact of a weakening Brazilian real on debt.