Financial news on October 30, 2016

Business and Financial news
A Little-Noticed Fact About Trade: It’s No Longer Rising

There are signs that the slowdown is becoming structural. Developed nations appear to be backing away from globalization. Read more..

By BINYAMIN APPELBAUM - The New York Times

Canada and E.U. Sign Trade Deal, Bucking Resistance to Globalization

The deal nearly fell apart at the last minute because of opposition from the Wallonia region of Belgium. Read more..

By JAMES KANTER - The New York Times

Competing Views on How to Regulate Illegal Migration

A column suggesting a modification of the Bracero Program, which brought thousands of Mexican workers to the United States from 1942 to 1964, drew strong responses. Read more..

By EDUARDO PORTER - The New York Times

Final Fed Meeting and Final Jobs Report Before Election Day

The consequences of the presidential election are uncertain, so Fed officials are unlikely to raise rates for now. And the Labor Department’s report on hiring could embolden one of the candidates. Read more..

By THE NEW YORK TIMES - The New York Times

Ikea Strategy Ditches the Dream Home for the Daily Grind

Advertising column; Ikea's latest television and print ad campaign for American market, We Help You Make It, focuses more on diversity and family bonding than products; experts say approach is great way to target luxury-shunning, experience-seeking millennials. Read more..

By MARTHA C. WHITE - The New York Times

Media’s Odd Couple: Proudly Freewheeling HBO and Buttoned-Up AT&T

Proposed takeover of Time Warner by AT&T has entertainment analysts speculating on possible relationship between conservative telecommunications company and HBO, progressive cable network that will come under leadership of AT&T if merger is completed. Read more..

By JOHN KOBLIN - The New York Times

Publishers Are Rethinking Those ‘Around the Web’ Ads

Publishers are rethinking use of so-called content ads, suggested story links grouped under labels like Promoted Stories or Around the Web; research has discovered links often lead to questionable websites run by unidentified entities, turning off readers and potentially damaging brands. Read more..

By SAPNA MAHESHWARI and JOHN HERRMAN - The New York Times

The Stakes Are Rising in Google’s Antitrust Fight With Europe

Google will soon submit official rebuttals to anti-trust charges brought against tech giant by European Union; analysts predict even if Google wins, amount of money and resources spent on fight will mostly likely lead to alteration of its business strategy. Read more..

By MARK SCOTT - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of October 30, 2016
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Euro 1 USD = 0,911 EUR 1 EUR = 1,098 USD
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 104,617 JPY 1 JPY = 0,010 USD
US Dollar Pound Sterling 1 USD = 0,820 GBP 1 GBP = 1,220 USD
US Dollar Australian Dollar 1 USD = 1,318 AUD 1 AUD = 0,759 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,341 CAD 1 CAD = 0,745 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 0,988 CHF 1 CHF = 1,012 USD
US Dollar Mexican Peso 1 USD = 19,019 MXN 1 MXN = 0,053 USD
US Dollar Swidish Krona 1 USD = 9,009 SEK 1 SEK = 0,111 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 114,850 JPY 1 JPY = 0,009 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,900 GBP 1 GBP = 1,111 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,447 AUD 1 AUD = 0,691 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,473 CAD 1 CAD = 0,679 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,085 CHF 1 CHF = 0,922 EUR
Euro Chinese Yuan 1 EUR = 7,438 CNY 1 CNY = 0,134 EUR
Euro Mexican Peso 1 EUR = 20,878 MXN 1 MXN = 0,048 EUR
Euro Swidish Krona 1 EUR = 9,891 SEK 1 SEK = 0,101 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,008 GBP 1 GBP = 128,205 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,013 AUD 1 AUD = 79,365 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,013 CAD 1 CAD = 78,125 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 0,009 CHF 1 CHF = 106,383 JPY
Japanese Yen Chinese Yuan 1 JPY = 0,065 CNY 1 CNY = 15,456 JPY
Japanese Yen Mexican Peso 1 JPY = 0,182 MXN 1 MXN = 5,504 JPY
Japanese Yen Swidish Krona 1 JPY = 0,086 SEK 1 SEK = 11,614 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,607 AUD 1 AUD = 0,622 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 1,635 CAD 1 CAD = 0,611 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 1,204 CHF 1 CHF = 0,830 GBP
Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan 1 GBP = 8,262 CNY 1 CNY = 0,121 GBP
Pound Sterling Mexican Peso 1 GBP = 23,184 MXN 1 MXN = 0,043 GBP
Pound Sterling Swidish Krona 1 GBP = 10,983 SEK 1 SEK = 0,091 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 1,018 CAD 1 CAD = 0,983 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 0,750 CHF 1 CHF = 1,334 AUD
Australian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 AUD = 5,142 CNY 1 CNY = 0,194 AUD
Australian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 AUD = 14,437 MXN 1 MXN = 0,069 AUD
Australian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 AUD = 6,827 SEK 1 SEK = 0,146 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 0,736 CHF 1 CHF = 1,358 CAD
Canadian Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 CAD = 5,051 CNY 1 CNY = 0,198 CAD
Canadian Dollar Mexican Peso 1 CAD = 14,180 MXN 1 MXN = 0,071 CAD
Canadian Dollar Swidish Krona 1 CAD = 6,714 SEK 1 SEK = 0,149 CAD
Swiss Franc Chinese Yuan 1 CHF = 6,859 CNY 1 CNY = 0,146 CHF
Swiss Franc Mexican Peso 1 CHF = 19,249 MXN 1 MXN = 0,052 CHF
Swiss Franc Swidish Krona 1 CHF = 9,118 SEK 1 SEK = 0,110 CHF

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