Financial news on December 18, 2016

Business and Financial news
Forget ‘Pat the Bunny.’ My Child Is Reading Hemingway.

Some publishers are repurposing modern classics, making simplified picture books of them for children and cutting out the R-rated details. Read more..

By ALEXANDRA ALTER - The New York Times

Selling Jewelry With a Crowdfunding App and Dash of Social Sharing

Advertising column; David Yurman jewelry puts socially conscious face to brand by partnering with Elbi, crowdfunding app that encourages giving to social causes by rewarding users with merchandise; says collaboration is way to introduce brand to younger generations by appealing to their strong sense of activism. Read more..

By MARTHA C. WHITE - The New York Times

With Comic Book, Celebrities Pay Tribute to Orlando Victims

Proceeds from the book, which will be available next week, will benefit a fund for the victims of the shooting and their families. Read more..

By GEORGE GENE GUSTINES - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of December 18, 2016
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0,957 EUR 1 EUR = 1,045 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 117,859 JPY 1 JPY = 0,008 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0,801 GBP 1 GBP = 1,249 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1,374 AUD 1 AUD = 0,728 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,333 CAD 1 CAD = 0,750 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,027 CHF 1 CHF = 0,974 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 20,433 MXN 1 MXN = 0,049 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 9,353 SEK 1 SEK = 0,107 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 123,117 JPY 1 JPY = 0,008 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,837 GBP 1 GBP = 1,195 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,435 AUD 1 AUD = 0,697 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,393 CAD 1 CAD = 0,718 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,073 CHF 1 CHF = 0,932 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7,268 CNY 1 CNY = 0,138 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 21,363 MXN 1 MXN = 0,047 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9,772 SEK 1 SEK = 0,102 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,007 GBP 1 GBP = 147,059 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,012 AUD 1 AUD = 85,470 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,011 CAD 1 CAD = 88,496 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0,009 CHF 1 CHF = 114,943 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0,059 CNY 1 CNY = 16,949 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0,174 MXN 1 MXN = 5,764 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0,079 SEK 1 SEK = 12,610 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,715 AUD 1 AUD = 0,583 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,664 CAD 1 CAD = 0,601 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,282 CHF 1 CHF = 0,780 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8,688 CNY 1 CNY = 0,115 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 25,536 MXN 1 MXN = 0,039 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 11,682 SEK 1 SEK = 0,086 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,970 CAD 1 CAD = 1,031 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,747 CHF 1 CHF = 1,338 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5,067 CNY 1 CNY = 0,197 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 14,892 MXN 1 MXN = 0,067 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6,798 SEK 1 SEK = 0,147 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,770 CHF 1 CHF = 1,299 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5,219 CNY 1 CNY = 0,192 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 15,344 MXN 1 MXN = 0,065 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 7,008 SEK 1 SEK = 0,143 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,774 CNY 1 CNY = 0,148 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 19,918 MXN 1 MXN = 0,050 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 9,095 SEK 1 SEK = 0,110 CHF

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