Financial news on April 06, 2012
Business and Financial news
Greece says 97 percent of the investors holding its private sector bonds agree to the terms of a debt swap in which they would take a 75 percent loss in return for a new package of debt securities. Read more..
The United States economy added a disappointing 120,000 jobs in March, the Labor Department reported on Friday, about half the gains posted in each of the preceding three months. Read more..
A look at today’s jobs report, with technology entrepreneur Louis Hernandez Jr. | Wilbur L. Ross Jr. on private equity and the economy | James B. Stewart on Representative Paul D. Ryan’s budget plan. Read more..
The action is the first sign that refiners in China, Iran's top customer for crude oil, may struggle to obtain the shipping and insurance to keep importing from the country. Read more..
Representative Paul D. Ryan’s much-vilified budget proposal is clearly an opening gambit, leaving plenty of room for further hearings and negotiations. Read more..
An Italian architect transformed a former garage in the heart of the Spanish capital into an airy, light-filled home. Read more..
The writer Greg Mortenson has agreed to pay $1 million to compensate his Montana-based charity for using the group to promote and buy copies of his books. Read more..
Analysts predict that when reporting starts in earnest next week, American companies will show the slowest rate of growth in operating earnings in three years. Read more..
President Obama on Friday emphasized the last three months of job creation while Mitt Romney argued that Mr. Obama has been a failed economic steward. Read more..
James B. Stewart on Representative Paul D. Ryan’s budget plan. Read more..
Exchange Rates of April 06, 2012
|US Dollar||Japanese Yen||1 USD = 81.620 JPY||1 JPY = 0.012 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 0.997 CAD||1 CAD = 1.004 USD|
|US Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 USD = 0.917 CHF||1 CHF = 1.091 USD|
|US Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 USD = 6.306 CNY||1 CNY = 0.159 USD|
|Euro||Japanese Yen||1 EUR = 106.780 JPY||1 JPY = 0.009 EUR|
|Euro||Pound Sterling||1 EUR = 0.825 GBP||1 GBP = 1.212 EUR|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.270 AUD||1 AUD = 0.788 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.305 CAD||1 CAD = 0.766 EUR|
|Euro||Swiss Franc||1 EUR = 1.201 CHF||1 CHF = 0.833 EUR|
|Euro||Chinese Yuan||1 EUR = 8.259 CNY||1 CNY = 0.121 EUR|
|Japanese Yen||Pound Sterling||1 JPY = 0.771 GBP||1 GBP = 1.297 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Australian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.188 AUD||1 AUD = 0.842 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Canadian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.221 CAD||1 CAD = 0.819 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swiss Franc||1 JPY = 1.123 CHF||1 CHF = 0.891 JPY|
|Pound Sterling||Australian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.540 AUD||1 AUD = 0.650 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Canadian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.582 CAD||1 CAD = 0.632 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swiss Franc||1 GBP = 1.455 CHF||1 CHF = 0.687 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Chinese Yuan||1 GBP = 10.009 CNY||1 CNY = 0.100 GBP|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 1.027 CAD||1 CAD = 0.974 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 AUD = 0.942 CHF||1 CHF = 1.061 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 AUD = 6.501 CNY||1 CNY = 0.154 AUD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 CAD = 0.918 CHF||1 CHF = 1.090 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 CAD = 6.324 CNY||1 CNY = 0.158 CAD|
|Swiss Franc||Chinese Yuan||1 CHF = 6.878 CNY||1 CNY = 0.145 CHF|