Financial news on September 07, 2009
Business and Financial news
The consumer Web and many traditional media outlets seem to amplify every debate into a frantic broadcast scrum. Read more..
In an experiment by SharedBook, readers of “Nurture Shock” can weigh in with their own annotations online. Read more..
The big electronics companies have focused on the mass market. Clipped by the recession, they are looking at the very young and the old. Read more..
Requests to help locate missing or stolen electronic devices or even to shut down service are typically refused. Read more..
The companies, which together have about 550 million customers, said they would jointly buy equipment for customers and develop wireless services for multinational companies. Read more..
One aftershock of the collapse of Lehman Brothers 12 months ago was the drastic reshaping of the prime brokerage business. Read more..
DirecTV and Verizon have app stores. Other cable, satellite and phone companies are working on new technology, but the industry is still wrestling with many questions. Read more..
Lawmakers from coal-producing states appear committed to keeping coal as the nation’s primary producer of power. Read more..
Extracting the oil mixed into the sand of Canada is expensive, energy-intensive, and profoundly polluting, but its strategic advantages are also quite real. Read more..
A cousin of the still-evolving LED bulb is the organic light-emitting diode, which can give light from a sheet 0.07 inches thick. Read more..
Exchange Rates of September 07, 2009
|US Dollar||Japanese Yen||1 USD = 93.030 JPY||1 JPY = 0.011 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 1.077 CAD||1 CAD = 0.929 USD|
|US Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 USD = 1.060 CHF||1 CHF = 0.944 USD|
|US Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 USD = 6.830 CNY||1 CNY = 0.146 USD|
|Euro||Japanese Yen||1 EUR = 133.370 JPY||1 JPY = 0.007 EUR|
|Euro||Pound Sterling||1 EUR = 0.877 GBP||1 GBP = 1.140 EUR|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.676 AUD||1 AUD = 0.597 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.544 CAD||1 CAD = 0.648 EUR|
|Euro||Swiss Franc||1 EUR = 1.519 CHF||1 CHF = 0.658 EUR|
|Japanese Yen||Pound Sterling||1 JPY = 0.657 GBP||1 GBP = 1.521 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Australian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.256 AUD||1 AUD = 0.796 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Canadian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.157 CAD||1 CAD = 0.864 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swiss Franc||1 JPY = 1.139 CHF||1 CHF = 0.878 JPY|
|Pound Sterling||Australian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.910 AUD||1 AUD = 0.524 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Canadian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.761 CAD||1 CAD = 0.568 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swiss Franc||1 GBP = 1.732 CHF||1 CHF = 0.578 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Chinese Yuan||1 GBP = 11.149 CNY||1 CNY = 0.090 GBP|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 0.921 CAD||1 CAD = 1.085 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 AUD = 0.906 CHF||1 CHF = 1.103 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 AUD = 5.843 CNY||1 CNY = 0.171 AUD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 CAD = 0.983 CHF||1 CHF = 1.017 CAD|
|Swiss Franc||Chinese Yuan||1 CHF = 6.443 CNY||1 CNY = 0.155 CHF|