Mexico says sells $100 mln in auction with minimum price trigger

miércoles 5 de agosto de 2015 10:08 GYT

MEXICO CITY Aug 5 (Reuters) - Mexico's central bank sold $100 million on Wednesday in an auction with a minimum price trigger of 16.3353 pesos per dollar, the bank said, part of a program to boost foreign exchange liquidity following a slump in the peso.

It sold half of the $200 million put up for auction. (Reporting by Miguel Angel Gutierrez)