Financial news on April 03, 2015
Business and Financial news
Three proposed amendments to corporate law in Delaware have the potential to transform the landscape of shareholder litigation in the United States. Read more..
Once used by the wealthy to house their servants and stable their horses, the mews house of today is a pleasing oasis of quiet, with many selling points. Read more..
Billionaire Republican investor Kenneth C Griffin, owner of $26 billion investment firm Citadel, has given almost $1.3 million to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's election campaigns since 2010, most of it in 2015; Jesus G Garcia, facing Emanuel in election runoff, accuses him of letting Chicago's wealthy 'pay to play' and says Griffin benefits from relationship with Emanuel. Read more..
New developments offer the latest and perhaps clearest sign yet that American tech giants face intensifying scrutiny in Europe that could curb their profits in the region and affect how they operate around the world. Read more..
Energy analysts say tentative agreement on nuclear talks with Iran will not produce any profound impact on current glutted oil market for at least six months and probably more than a year; exports of Iranian crude have dropped by more than million barrels daily since Europe imposed sanctions, and there is currently worldwide excess of almost two million barrels daily. Read more..
The new fund, which was nearly doubly oversubscribed, will bring the firm’s assets under management to $700 million. Read more..
Marigay McKee steps down as president of Saks Fifth Avenue after 15 months, replaced by parent company executive Marc Metrick. Read more..
Wheels column; automakers at New York International Auto Show demonstrate cars that have several levels of so-called active safety features in which the vehicle takes over driving. Read more..
Chinese billionaire Zhang Lei and his firm Hillhouse Capital Group represents China's new class of entrepreneurs, who are looking to United States for more investment opportunities; as young MBA he persuaded Yale to give him $20 million to invest from its endowment, and his confident investors include sovereign wealth funds and wealthy entrepreneurs. Read more..
Uber hires veteran security expert Joe Sullivan as its first chief security officer, luring him away from Facebook where he has held same position for years. Read more..
Exchange Rates of April 03, 2015
|US Dollar||Euro||1 USD = 0.912 EUR||1 EUR = 1.097 USD|
|US Dollar||Japanese Yen||1 USD = 118.963 JPY||1 JPY = 0.008 USD|
|US Dollar||Pound Sterling||1 USD = 0.670 GBP||1 GBP = 1.492 USD|
|US Dollar||Australian Dollar||1 USD = 1.310 AUD||1 AUD = 0.764 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 1.249 CAD||1 CAD = 0.801 USD|
|US Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 USD = 0.952 CHF||1 CHF = 1.051 USD|
|US Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 USD = 6.194 CNY||1 CNY = 0.161 USD|
|US Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 USD = 14.816 MXN||1 MXN = 0.067 USD|
|US Dollar||Swidish Krona||1 USD = 8.552 SEK||1 SEK = 0.117 USD|
|Euro||Japanese Yen||1 EUR = 130.480 JPY||1 JPY = 0.008 EUR|
|Euro||Pound Sterling||1 EUR = 0.735 GBP||1 GBP = 1.360 EUR|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.433 AUD||1 AUD = 0.698 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.366 CAD||1 CAD = 0.732 EUR|
|Euro||Swiss Franc||1 EUR = 1.045 CHF||1 CHF = 0.957 EUR|
|Euro||Chinese Yuan||1 EUR = 6.727 CNY||1 CNY = 0.149 EUR|
|Euro||Mexican Peso||1 EUR = 16.269 MXN||1 MXN = 0.061 EUR|
|Euro||Swidish Krona||1 EUR = 9.388 SEK||1 SEK = 0.107 EUR|
|Japanese Yen||Pound Sterling||1 JPY = 0.006 GBP||1 GBP = 178.571 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Australian Dollar||1 JPY = 0.011 AUD||1 AUD = 90.909 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Canadian Dollar||1 JPY = 0.011 CAD||1 CAD = 95.238 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swiss Franc||1 JPY = 0.008 CHF||1 CHF = 126.582 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Chinese Yuan||1 JPY = 0.052 CNY||1 CNY = 19.417 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Mexican Peso||1 JPY = 0.125 MXN||1 MXN = 8.026 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swidish Krona||1 JPY = 0.072 SEK||1 SEK = 13.986 JPY|
|Pound Sterling||Australian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.953 AUD||1 AUD = 0.512 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Canadian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.861 CAD||1 CAD = 0.537 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swiss Franc||1 GBP = 1.421 CHF||1 CHF = 0.704 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Chinese Yuan||1 GBP = 9.139 CNY||1 CNY = 0.109 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Mexican Peso||1 GBP = 22.131 MXN||1 MXN = 0.045 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swidish Krona||1 GBP = 12.768 SEK||1 SEK = 0.078 GBP|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 0.952 CAD||1 CAD = 1.051 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 AUD = 0.725 CHF||1 CHF = 1.380 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 AUD = 4.681 CNY||1 CNY = 0.214 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 AUD = 11.322 MXN||1 MXN = 0.088 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swidish Krona||1 AUD = 6.530 SEK||1 SEK = 0.153 AUD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 CAD = 0.763 CHF||1 CHF = 1.311 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 CAD = 4.912 CNY||1 CNY = 0.204 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 CAD = 11.888 MXN||1 MXN = 0.084 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swidish Krona||1 CAD = 6.857 SEK||1 SEK = 0.146 CAD|
|Swiss Franc||Chinese Yuan||1 CHF = 6.430 CNY||1 CNY = 0.156 CHF|
|Swiss Franc||Mexican Peso||1 CHF = 15.565 MXN||1 MXN = 0.064 CHF|
|Swiss Franc||Swidish Krona||1 CHF = 8.983 SEK||1 SEK = 0.111 CHF|
|Chinese Yuan||Swidish Krona||1 CNY = 1.390 SEK||1 SEK = 0.720 CNY|