Financial news on April 14, 2006

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By JOHN MARKOFF - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of April 14, 2006
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 118.650 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.151 CAD 1 CAD = 0.869 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.298 CHF 1 CHF = 0.770 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 8.014 CNY 1 CNY = 0.125 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 143.670 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.691 GBP 1 GBP = 1.446 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.662 AUD 1 AUD = 0.602 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.394 CAD 1 CAD = 0.717 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.573 CHF 1 CHF = 0.636 EUR
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.403 AUD 1 AUD = 0.416 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2.016 CAD 1 CAD = 0.496 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2.273 CHF 1 CHF = 0.440 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.838 CAD 1 CAD = 1.194 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.945 CHF 1 CHF = 1.059 AUD

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