Financial news on July 24, 2016

Business and Financial news
Elon Musk of Tesla Sticks to Mission Despite Setbacks

The billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is running a private rocket company, doubling down on alternative fuels and pressing on with Tesla after a series of accidents. Read more..

By MATT RICHTEL - The New York Times

Farhad’s and Mike’s Week in Tech: The Master Plans of SoftBank and Elon Musk

Also: Twitter’s banning of a misogynistic troll and how Mike looked beyond his beard to cover the $1 billion Dollar Shave Club sale. Read more..

By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC - The New York Times

First Single

Kevin Christian gives us a good case of ear worm. Read more..

By DEB AMLEN - The New York Times

In a Gleeful Twist at a Horror Film Screening, ‘Blair Witch’ Is Revived

Lionsgate sequel to movie The Blair Witch Project is sprung on sneak preview audiences in San Diego who thought they had purchased tickets for new horror movie The Woods; fake marketing campaign, which included posters and trailers, is stunningly successful, with sequel, titled simply Blair Witch, trending worldwide on Twitter within hours of San Diego screening. Read more..

By BROOKS BARNES - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of July 24, 2016
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0.911 EUR 1 EUR = 1.097 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 106.348 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0.761 GBP 1 GBP = 1.314 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1.339 AUD 1 AUD = 0.747 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1.313 CAD 1 CAD = 0.761 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0.988 CHF 1 CHF = 1.012 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 18.518 MXN 1 MXN = 0.054 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 8.656 SEK 1 SEK = 0.116 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 116.673 JPY 1 JPY = 0.009 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0.835 GBP 1 GBP = 1.198 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.470 AUD 1 AUD = 0.681 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1.441 CAD 1 CAD = 0.694 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1.084 CHF 1 CHF = 0.922 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7.324 CNY 1 CNY = 0.137 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 20.317 MXN 1 MXN = 0.049 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9.498 SEK 1 SEK = 0.105 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0.007 GBP 1 GBP = 138.889 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.013 AUD 1 AUD = 79.365 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0.012 CAD 1 CAD = 81.301 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0.009 CHF 1 CHF = 107.527 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0.063 CNY 1 CNY = 15.898 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0.174 MXN 1 MXN = 5.741 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0.081 SEK 1 SEK = 12.300 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.761 AUD 1 AUD = 0.568 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1.726 CAD 1 CAD = 0.579 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1.299 CHF 1 CHF = 0.770 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8.778 CNY 1 CNY = 0.114 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 24.338 MXN 1 MXN = 0.041 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 11.376 SEK 1 SEK = 0.088 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0.980 CAD 1 CAD = 1.020 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0.738 CHF 1 CHF = 1.356 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 4.990 CNY 1 CNY = 0.200 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 13.827 MXN 1 MXN = 0.072 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6.453 SEK 1 SEK = 0.155 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0.752 CHF 1 CHF = 1.329 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5.088 CNY 1 CNY = 0.197 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 14.103 MXN 1 MXN = 0.071 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6.584 SEK 1 SEK = 0.152 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6.768 CNY 1 CNY = 0.148 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 18.748 MXN 1 MXN = 0.053 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 8.759 SEK 1 SEK = 0.114 CHF

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