Financial news on July 05, 2015

Business and Financial news
China Moves to Stabilize Stock Markets; Initial Offerings Halted

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..

By KEITH BRADSHER and CHRIS BUCKLEY - The New York Times

In Health Law, a Boon for Diet Clinics

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..

By RACHEL ABRAMS and KATIE THOMAS - The New York Times

Jake Wobbrock of AnswerDash: Lead With Strengths, and Weaknesses

Adam Bryant Corner Office column features interview with Jake Wobbrock, founding chief executive of AnswerDash, provider of automated customer service for websites. Read more..

By ADAM BRYANT - The New York Times

Pass the Coleslaw

Why Lynn Lempel’s puzzles make me smile. Read more..

By DEB AMLEN - The New York Times

Sonny Madrid, 70, Dies; Illuminated Chicano Life in Lowrider Magazine

Sonny Madrid, Chicano political activist and founder of Lowrider magazine, dies at age 70. Read more..

By JON CARAMANICA - The New York Times

Top-Selling Diet Drug Phentermine Is Cheap and Easy to Get

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..

By KATIE THOMAS - The New York Times

Unicorn: A Fitting Label for Its Time and Place

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..

By FARHAD MANJOO - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of July 05, 2015
CurrenciesExchange Rates
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

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