Financial news on March 28, 2015
Business and Financial news
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Excerpt from Carl Richards book The One-Page Financial Plan: A Simple Way to Be Smart About Your Money suggests better way to plan for financial future is to embrace certain degree of uncertainty; makes case for determining values that are important and then aligning financial goals with those values. Read more..
Retiring column; AARP Public Policy Institute will publish study that shows how long-term unemployment has affected older American workers in particular, many of whom are retirees who need jobs to supplement their retirement income. Read more..
BlackBerry executive chairman John S Chen calls for patience as company reports $28 million profit in fourth quarter; revenue dropped to $660 million, down from $793 million. Read more..
In a $5 billion deal, Dow shareholders will own 50.5 percent of the rival chemical company. Read more..
With recent data showing anemic activity, economists are expecting more subdued growth in the first quarter of this year. Read more..
A parliamentary committee said the British regulator had failed to live up to its own listings rules when it mishandled news that it would review the life insurance industry. Read more..
The sale to Union Bancaire Privée concerns the Coutts International business outside Britain. The price to be paid will be determined in part by assets under management on closing. Read more..
Brendan Emmett Quigley offers us a fun Marching Bands puzzle. Read more..
Exchange Rates of March 28, 2015
|US Dollar||Australian Dollar||1 USD = 1.288 AUD||1 AUD = 0.776 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 1.261 CAD||1 CAD = 0.793 USD|
|US Dollar||Mexican Peso||1 USD = 15.223 MXN||1 MXN = 0.066 USD|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.403 AUD||1 AUD = 0.713 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.373 CAD||1 CAD = 0.729 EUR|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 0.978 CAD||1 CAD = 1.023 AUD|