Financial news on February 15, 2015

Business and Financial news
Cellphone Start-Ups Use Wi-Fi First to Handle Calls and Take On Rivals

Two start-ups are trying to lower cellphone costs by relying on Wi-Fi routers, and now some of the bigger companies are looking to follow their lead. Read more..

By BRIAN X. CHEN - The New York Times

China’s Top Taxi-Hailing Apps Say They Will Merge

The merger of Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache, announced Saturday, will create a company with a combined market share well above 90 percent. Read more..

By PAUL MOZUR - The New York Times

G.M. Expands 2014 Recall for Power Steering Failure

General Motors announces recall of more than 81,000 cars because of potential failure of vehicles' electronic power steering systems. Read more..

By CHRISTOPHER JENSEN - The New York Times

Imprint on a Dirt Road

An otherwise normal puzzle by David J. Kahn, with an extra layer of solving goodness. Read more..

By DEB AMLEN - The New York Times

Natarajan Chandrasekaran of Tata Consultancy Services: Making a Habit of Accountability

Adam Bryant Corner Office column features interview with Natarajan Chandrasekaran, CEO of Tata Consultancy Services, who discusses his management technique. Read more..

By ADAM BRYANT - The New York Times

Slice and Carve: The Next Wave in Computer-Aided Creativity

Laser cutters and computer-controlled milling machines are coming out of industrial workshops and planting themselves on desktops. Read more..

By NICK WINGFIELD - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of February 15, 2015
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarEuro1 USD = 0,877 EUR1 EUR = 1,140 USD
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 118,618 JPY1 JPY = 0,008 USD
US DollarPound Sterling1 USD = 0,649 GBP1 GBP = 1,542 USD
US DollarAustralian Dollar1 USD = 1,287 AUD1 AUD = 0,777 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1,245 CAD1 CAD = 0,803 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 0,932 CHF1 CHF = 1,074 USD
US DollarMexican Peso1 USD = 14,899 MXN1 MXN = 0,067 USD
US DollarSwidish Krona1 USD = 8,404 SEK1 SEK = 0,119 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 135,204 JPY1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0,739 GBP1 GBP = 1,352 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1,468 AUD1 AUD = 0,681 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1,419 CAD1 CAD = 0,705 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1,062 CHF1 CHF = 0,942 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 7,121 CNY1 CNY = 0,140 EUR
EuroMexican Peso1 EUR = 16,991 MXN1 MXN = 0,059 EUR
EuroSwidish Krona1 EUR = 9,581 SEK1 SEK = 0,104 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0,006 GBP1 GBP = 181,818 JPY
Japanese YenAustralian Dollar1 JPY = 0,011 AUD1 AUD = 91,743 JPY
Japanese YenCanadian Dollar1 JPY = 0,011 CAD1 CAD = 95,238 JPY
Japanese YenSwiss Franc1 JPY = 0,008 CHF1 CHF = 128,205 JPY
Japanese YenChinese Yuan1 JPY = 0,053 CNY1 CNY = 18,975 JPY
Japanese YenMexican Peso1 JPY = 0,125 MXN1 MXN = 7,974 JPY
Japanese YenSwidish Krona1 JPY = 0,071 SEK1 SEK = 14,124 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 1,984 AUD1 AUD = 0,504 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 1,919 CAD1 CAD = 0,521 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1,436 CHF1 CHF = 0,696 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 9,626 CNY1 CNY = 0,104 GBP
Pound SterlingMexican Peso1 GBP = 22,968 MXN1 MXN = 0,044 GBP
Pound SterlingSwidish Krona1 GBP = 12,949 SEK1 SEK = 0,077 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0,967 CAD1 CAD = 1,034 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0,723 CHF1 CHF = 1,382 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 4,853 CNY1 CNY = 0,206 AUD
Australian DollarMexican Peso1 AUD = 11,560 MXN1 MXN = 0,087 AUD
Australian DollarSwidish Krona1 AUD = 6,524 SEK1 SEK = 0,153 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0,748 CHF1 CHF = 1,337 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 5,015 CNY1 CNY = 0,199 CAD
Canadian DollarMexican Peso1 CAD = 11,952 MXN1 MXN = 0,084 CAD
Canadian DollarSwidish Krona1 CAD = 6,745 SEK1 SEK = 0,148 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6,704 CNY1 CNY = 0,149 CHF
Swiss FrancMexican Peso1 CHF = 15,994 MXN1 MXN = 0,063 CHF
Swiss FrancSwidish Krona1 CHF = 9,015 SEK1 SEK = 0,111 CHF

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