Financial news on December 21, 2014

Business and Financial news
Distracted Driving and the Risks of Ride-Hailing Services Like Uber

In an effort to move fast, phone apps like Uber, Lyft and Flywheel may be placing a premium on speed and in the process sacrificing safety. Read more..

By MATT RICHTEL - The New York Times

Seen on a Street Corner, Briefly

Lynn Lempel encourages us to hang out on street corners. Also, news about the film “The Imitation Game”: print out and solve the puzzle Alan Turing created to recruit his Bletchley Park code breakers. Read more..

By DEB AMLEN - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of December 21, 2014
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0.818 EUR 1 EUR = 1.222 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 119.523 JPY 1 JPY = 0.008 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0.640 GBP 1 GBP = 1.563 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1.229 AUD 1 AUD = 0.814 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.161 CAD 1 CAD = 0.861 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.984 CHF 1 CHF = 1.016 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 14.583 MXN 1 MXN = 0.069 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 7.740 SEK 1 SEK = 0.129 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 146.082 JPY 1 JPY = 0.007 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.782 GBP 1 GBP = 1.279 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.501 AUD 1 AUD = 0.666 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.419 CAD 1 CAD = 0.705 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.203 CHF 1 CHF = 0.831 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7.600 CNY 1 CNY = 0.132 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 17.820 MXN 1 MXN = 0.056 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9.458 SEK 1 SEK = 0.106 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.005 GBP 1 GBP = 188.679 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.010 AUD 1 AUD = 97.087 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.010 CAD 1 CAD = 103.093 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0.008 CHF 1 CHF = 121.951 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0.052 CNY 1 CNY = 19.231 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0.122 MXN 1 MXN = 8.190 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0.065 SEK 1 SEK = 15.456 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.919 AUD 1 AUD = 0.521 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.814 CAD 1 CAD = 0.551 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.538 CHF 1 CHF = 0.650 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 9.717 CNY 1 CNY = 0.103 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 22.788 MXN 1 MXN = 0.044 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 12.091 SEK 1 SEK = 0.083 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.945 CAD 1 CAD = 1.059 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.801 CHF 1 CHF = 1.249 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5.060 CNY 1 CNY = 0.198 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 11.874 MXN 1 MXN = 0.084 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6.298 SEK 1 SEK = 0.159 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.848 CHF 1 CHF = 1.180 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5.359 CNY 1 CNY = 0.187 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 12.573 MXN 1 MXN = 0.080 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6.664 SEK 1 SEK = 0.150 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.317 CNY 1 CNY = 0.158 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 14.818 MXN 1 MXN = 0.067 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 7.862 SEK 1 SEK = 0.127 CHF

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