Financial news on July 05, 2015
Business and Financial news
Twenty-one of China's largest brokerage firms unveil government-endorsed plan to buy shares of stock and stop selling shares in their own portfolios in effort to halt decline in country's stock markets; some experts say move may not be enough to stop precipitous declines. Read more..
Provision in Affordable Care Act requiring health insurers to pay for nutrition and obesity screening has been boon to for-profit diet clinics that are overseen by doctors, leading to estimates that medical weight-loss programs will grow about 5 percent per year through 2019; possibility of massive growth in industry has focused attention on intense debate about the best ways doctors can help patients lose weight. Read more..
Adam Bryant Corner Office column features interview with Jake Wobbrock, founding chief executive of AnswerDash, provider of automated customer service for websites. Read more..
Why Lynn Lempel’s puzzles make me smile. Read more..
Sonny Madrid, Chicano political activist and founder of Lowrider magazine, dies at age 70. Read more..
Phentermine, one of ingredients in popular 1990s weight-loss treatment known as fen-phen, is generic and easily procured by people looking for inexpensive high; stimulant has long history of abuse, but regulators rarely pursue doctors who prescribe drug indiscriminately because they are focused on controlling more dangerous drugs. Read more..
While Silicon Valley tried to separate tech winners from losers for decades, until 2013 it had not really coined a name for the kind of start-ups the industry most treasured. Read more..
Exchange Rates of July 05, 2015
|US Dollar||Euro||1 USD = 0,907 EUR||1 EUR = 1,103 USD|
|US Dollar||Japanese Yen||1 USD = 122,370 JPY||1 JPY = 0,008 USD|
|US Dollar||Pound Sterling||1 USD = 0,643 GBP||1 GBP = 1,556 USD|
|US Dollar||Australian Dollar||1 USD = 1,335 AUD||1 AUD = 0,749 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 1,260 CAD||1 CAD = 0,794 USD|
|US Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 USD = 0,943 CHF||1 CHF = 1,061 USD|
|US Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 USD = 15,779 MXN||1 MXN = 0,063 USD|
|US Dollar||Swidish Krona||1 USD = 8,498 SEK||1 SEK = 0,118 USD|
|Euro||Japanese Yen||1 EUR = 134,877 JPY||1 JPY = 0,007 EUR|
|Euro||Pound Sterling||1 EUR = 0,708 GBP||1 GBP = 1,412 EUR|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1,472 AUD||1 AUD = 0,680 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1,388 CAD||1 CAD = 0,720 EUR|
|Euro||Swiss Franc||1 EUR = 1,039 CHF||1 CHF = 0,962 EUR|
|Euro||Mexican Peso||1 EUR = 17,392 MXN||1 MXN = 0,057 EUR|
|Euro||Swidish Krona||1 EUR = 9,366 SEK||1 SEK = 0,107 EUR|
|Japanese Yen||Pound Sterling||1 JPY = 0,005 GBP||1 GBP = 188,679 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Australian Dollar||1 JPY = 0,011 AUD||1 AUD = 91,743 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Canadian Dollar||1 JPY = 0,010 CAD||1 CAD = 97,087 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swiss Franc||1 JPY = 0,008 CHF||1 CHF = 129,870 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Mexican Peso||1 JPY = 0,129 MXN||1 MXN = 7,752 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swidish Krona||1 JPY = 0,069 SEK||1 SEK = 14,409 JPY|
|Pound Sterling||Australian Dollar||1 GBP = 2,078 AUD||1 AUD = 0,481 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Canadian Dollar||1 GBP = 1,960 CAD||1 CAD = 0,510 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swiss Franc||1 GBP = 1,467 CHF||1 CHF = 0,682 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Mexican Peso||1 GBP = 24,553 MXN||1 MXN = 0,041 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swidish Krona||1 GBP = 13,222 SEK||1 SEK = 0,076 GBP|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 0,943 CAD||1 CAD = 1,060 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 AUD = 0,706 CHF||1 CHF = 1,417 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 AUD = 11,827 MXN||1 MXN = 0,085 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swidish Krona||1 AUD = 6,362 SEK||1 SEK = 0,157 AUD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 CAD = 0,748 CHF||1 CHF = 1,337 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 CAD = 12,535 MXN||1 MXN = 0,080 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swidish Krona||1 CAD = 6,743 SEK||1 SEK = 0,148 CAD|
|Swiss Franc||Mexican Peso||1 CHF = 16,745 MXN||1 MXN = 0,060 CHF|
|Swiss Franc||Swidish Krona||1 CHF = 9,010 SEK||1 SEK = 0,111 CHF|