Financial news on August 16, 2015

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Andrea Carla Michaels celebrates a milestone, and her puzzle makes us smile. Read more..

By DEB AMLEN - The New York Times

Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Google and Tinder Shake Up the Internet

Google reorganized under a new name, Alphabet, and Tinder blew up on Twitter in response to an article in Vanity Fair. Read more..

By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of August 16, 2015
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US DollarEuro1 USD = 0.900 EUR1 EUR = 1.111 USD
US DollarJapanese Yen1 USD = 124.320 JPY1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US DollarPound Sterling1 USD = 0.639 GBP1 GBP = 1.565 USD
US DollarAustralian Dollar1 USD = 1.356 AUD1 AUD = 0.738 USD
US DollarCanadian Dollar1 USD = 1.309 CAD1 CAD = 0.764 USD
US DollarSwiss Franc1 USD = 0.977 CHF1 CHF = 1.024 USD
US DollarMexican Peso1 USD = 16.385 MXN1 MXN = 0.061 USD
US DollarSwidish Krona1 USD = 8.504 SEK1 SEK = 0.118 USD
EuroJapanese Yen1 EUR = 138.054 JPY1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
EuroPound Sterling1 EUR = 0.710 GBP1 GBP = 1.409 EUR
EuroAustralian Dollar1 EUR = 1.506 AUD1 AUD = 0.664 EUR
EuroCanadian Dollar1 EUR = 1.454 CAD1 CAD = 0.688 EUR
EuroSwiss Franc1 EUR = 1.085 CHF1 CHF = 0.922 EUR
EuroChinese Yuan1 EUR = 7.097 CNY1 CNY = 0.141 EUR
EuroMexican Peso1 EUR = 18.192 MXN1 MXN = 0.055 EUR
EuroSwidish Krona1 EUR = 9.445 SEK1 SEK = 0.106 EUR
Japanese YenPound Sterling1 JPY = 0.005 GBP1 GBP = 196.078 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 = 126.582 JPY
Japanese YenChinese Yuan1 JPY = 0.051 CNY1 CNY = 19.455 JPY
Japanese YenMexican Peso1 JPY = 0.132 MXN1 MXN = 7.587 JPY
Japanese YenSwidish Krona1 JPY = 0.068 SEK1 SEK = 14.620 JPY
Pound SterlingAustralian Dollar1 GBP = 2.121 AUD1 AUD = 0.471 GBP
Pound SterlingCanadian Dollar1 GBP = 2.048 CAD1 CAD = 0.488 GBP
Pound SterlingSwiss Franc1 GBP = 1.528 CHF1 CHF = 0.654 GBP
Pound SterlingChinese Yuan1 GBP = 10.000 CNY1 CNY = 0.100 GBP
Pound SterlingMexican Peso1 GBP = 25.631 MXN1 MXN = 0.039 GBP
Pound SterlingSwidish Krona1 GBP = 13.308 SEK1 SEK = 0.075 GBP
Australian DollarCanadian Dollar1 AUD = 0.965 CAD1 CAD = 1.036 AUD
Australian DollarSwiss Franc1 AUD = 0.720 CHF1 CHF = 1.388 AUD
Australian DollarChinese Yuan1 AUD = 4.712 CNY1 CNY = 0.212 AUD
Australian DollarMexican Peso1 AUD = 12.084 MXN1 MXN = 0.083 AUD
Australian DollarSwidish Krona1 AUD = 6.270 SEK1 SEK = 0.159 AUD
Canadian DollarSwiss Franc1 CAD = 0.746 CHF1 CHF = 1.340 CAD
Canadian DollarChinese Yuan1 CAD = 4.880 CNY1 CNY = 0.205 CAD
Canadian DollarMexican Peso1 CAD = 12.516 MXN1 MXN = 0.080 CAD
Canadian DollarSwidish Krona1 CAD = 6.494 SEK1 SEK = 0.154 CAD
Swiss FrancChinese Yuan1 CHF = 6.540 CNY1 CNY = 0.153 CHF
Swiss FrancMexican Peso1 CHF = 16.775 MXN1 MXN = 0.060 CHF
Swiss FrancSwidish Krona1 CHF = 8.703 SEK1 SEK = 0.115 CHF

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