Argentine stocks climb on Fed liquidity decision

martes 11 de marzo de 2008 12:17 ARST

BUENOS AIRES, March 11 (Rueters) - Argentine stocks climbed 1.55 percent in early trade on Tuesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve and other central banks moved jointly to boost liquidity in credit markets.

The benchmark MerVal index .MERV rose to 2,135.46 points shortly after trading opened. (Reporting by Jorge Otaola; Writing by Kevin Gray; Editing by Theodore d'Afflisio)