Financial news on December 17, 2016

Business and Financial news
Buyer Beware: ‘Certified’ Used Cars May Still Be Under Recall

A settlement with General Motors and two used-car chains said cars described as carefully inspected and repaired can still have unresolved recall issues. Read more..

By CHRISTOPHER JENSEN - The New York Times

Farhad’s and Daisuke’s Week in Tech: Is Google’s Waymo Way Better?

Facebook fights fake news, and Google picks a funny name for its car business. Read more..

By FARHAD MANJOO and DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI - The New York Times

In India, a Clash at the Top of the Tata Empire Gets Ugly

Ratan Tata, a revered figure in a country steeped in corruption, finds himself caught up in a public fight for control of the business amid allegations of wrongdoing. Read more..

By GEETA ANAND - The New York Times

Uber Defies California Regulators With Self-Driving Car Service

Uber said it had no intention of ending a new test of its self-driving vehicles in San Francisco, even though the state said it was illegal. Read more..

By MIKE ISAAC - The New York Times

Women Make Up Majority of U.S. Law Students for First Time

Their numbers have swelled past 50 percent, but it’s less clear whether that will lead to an advantage in the profession. Read more..

By ELIZABETH OLSON - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of December 17, 2016
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1.367 AUD 1 AUD = 0.731 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1.026 CHF 1 CHF = 0.975 USD
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.425 AUD 1 AUD = 0.702 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.389 CAD 1 CAD = 0.720 EUR
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.973 CAD 1 CAD = 1.028 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 14.918 MXN 1 MXN = 0.067 AUD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5.218 CNY 1 CNY = 0.192 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 15.311 MXN 1 MXN = 0.065 CAD

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