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 DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 118.650 JPY1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.151 CAD1 CAD = 0.869 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 1.298 CHF1 CHF = 0.770 USD
US DollarChinese Yuan1 USD = 8.014 CNY1 CNY = 0.125 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 143.670 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.691 GBP1 GBP = 1.446 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.662 AUD1 AUD = 0.602 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.394 CAD1 CAD = 0.717 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.573 CHF1 CHF = 0.636 EUR
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.403 AUD1 AUD = 0.416 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 2.016 CAD1 CAD = 0.496 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 2.273 CHF1 CHF = 0.440 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.838 CAD1 CAD = 1.194 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.945 CHF1 CHF = 1.059 AUD

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