Argentina posts $609 mln current account surplus in 2nd qtr

viernes 26 de septiembre de 2014 15:08 GYT

BUENOS AIRES, 26 sep (Reuters) - Argentina on Friday reported a current account surplus of $609 million in the second quarter after posting a $3.46 billion deficit in the first three months of 2014.

The current account is the broadest measure of a country's foreign transactions, encompassing trade, services and an array of financial flows, including interest payments. (Reporting By Alejandro Lifschitz; Editing by Richard Lough and James Dalgleish)