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 Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0,877 EUR 1 EUR = 1,140 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 118,618 JPY 1 JPY = 0,008 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0,649 GBP 1 GBP = 1,542 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1,287 AUD 1 AUD = 0,777 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,245 CAD 1 CAD = 0,803 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0,932 CHF 1 CHF = 1,074 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 14,899 MXN 1 MXN = 0,067 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8,404 SEK 1 SEK = 0,119 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 135,204 JPY 1 JPY = 0,007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,739 GBP 1 GBP = 1,352 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,468 AUD 1 AUD = 0,681 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,419 CAD 1 CAD = 0,705 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,062 CHF 1 CHF = 0,942 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7,121 CNY 1 CNY = 0,140 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 16,991 MXN 1 MXN = 0,059 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9,581 SEK 1 SEK = 0,104 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,006 GBP 1 GBP = 181,818 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,011 AUD 1 AUD = 91,743 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,011 CAD 1 CAD = 95,238 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0,008 CHF 1 CHF = 128,205 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0,053 CNY 1 CNY = 18,975 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0,125 MXN 1 MXN = 7,974 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0,071 SEK 1 SEK = 14,124 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,984 AUD 1 AUD = 0,504 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,919 CAD 1 CAD = 0,521 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,436 CHF 1 CHF = 0,696 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 9,626 CNY 1 CNY = 0,104 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 22,968 MXN 1 MXN = 0,044 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 12,949 SEK 1 SEK = 0,077 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,967 CAD 1 CAD = 1,034 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,723 CHF 1 CHF = 1,382 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 4,853 CNY 1 CNY = 0,206 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 11,560 MXN 1 MXN = 0,087 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6,524 SEK 1 SEK = 0,153 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,748 CHF 1 CHF = 1,337 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5,015 CNY 1 CNY = 0,199 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 11,952 MXN 1 MXN = 0,084 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6,745 SEK 1 SEK = 0,148 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,704 CNY 1 CNY = 0,149 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 15,994 MXN 1 MXN = 0,063 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 9,015 SEK 1 SEK = 0,111 CHF

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