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International Figures of the Week (int'l edition)

STOCK INDEXES

JAN. 05 DEC. 28 % CHG.

YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/All Ordinaires 3050.9 3135.3 5.4%

BRAZIL/Bovespa 16245.1 16376.8 98.8

BRITAIN/FTSE100 6535.9 6806.5 10.9

CANADA/TSE 300 8119.4 8452.9 20.7

FRANCE/CAC 40 5479.7 5827.1 28.9

GERMANY/DAX 6502.0 6859.6 19.4

HONG KONG/Hang Seng 15846.7 16928.3 66.7

ITALY/MIB 30 39449.0 42906.0 13.8

JAPAN/Nikkei 225 18542.6 18783.5 27.9

MEXICO/IPC 35 6764.3 7007.8 70.9

SOUTH KOREA/Composite 986.3 1028.1 72.6

SPAIN/IBEX 35 10863.1 11517.6 10.0

UNITED STATES/Dow Jones 11125.8 11489.6 18.9

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.

CURRENCY CROSS RATES

USDOLLAR SKWON SFRANC MPESO

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5185 0.00134 0.9765 0.1592

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.8450 0.00163 1.1863 0.1935

BRITISH POUND 0.6091 0.00054 0.3917 0.0639

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4492 0.00128 0.9322 0.1520

EUROPEAN EURO 0.9688 0.00085 0.6234 0.1017

JAPANESE YEN 104.26 0.09000 67.07 10.9339

MEXICAN PESO 9.5355 0.00841 6.1341 -

SWISS FRANC 1.5545 0.00137 - 0.1630

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1133.50 - 729.173 118.872

U.S. DOLLAR - 0.00088 0.6430 0.1049

YEN EURO CDOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 14.5640 1.5674 1.0476

BRAZILIAN REAL 17.6952 1.9211 1.2727

BRITISH POUND 5.8415 0.6283 0.4201

CANADIAN DOLLAR 13.9021 1.4959 -

EUROPEAN EURO 9.3972 - 0.6684

JAPANESE YEN - 107.63 71.94

MEXICAN PESO 0.0915 9.837 6.580

SWISS FRANC 1.4914 1.6046 1.0730

SOUTH KOREAN WON 10.872 1170.100 782.156

U.S. DOLLAR 9.5909 1.0322 0.6898

POUND REAL ADOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 2.4931 0.3569 -

BRAZILIAN REAL 3.0315 - 0.3570

BRITISH POUND - 0.3301 0.4011

CANADIAN DOLLAR 2.3802 0.7855 0.9545

EUROPEAN EURO 1.5907 0.5251 0.6380

JAPANESE YEN 171.31 56.5095 68.6700

MEXICAN PESO 15.6559 5.1683 6.2796

SWISS FRANC 2.5530 0.8425 1.0238

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1861.60 614.363 746.460

U.S. DOLLAR 1.6431 0.5420 0.6587

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Quotes as of 4 p.m., Jan. 5, 2000

CENTRAL BANK POLICY RATES

JAN. 05 DEC. 29 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/Overnight cash 5.00 5.00 4.75

BRAZIL/Selic Overnight 19.05** 19.08 31.19

BRITAIN/Base Lending 5.50 5.50 6.00

CANADA/Overnite Financing 5.00* 5.00 4.99

EURO ZONE/Refinance 3.00 3.00 NA

HONG KONG/Interbank Overnight 1.25 2.75 5.94

JAPAN/Overnight Call 0.02 0.02 0.20

MEXICO/One-day Loan 14.80* 15.25 28.31

SOUTH KOREA/Discount 4.69 4.74 3.00

UNITED STATES/Federal Funds Rate 5.38 5.33 4.54

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Jan. 4, **Jan. 3

GOVERNMENT BOND YIELDS (BENCHMARK 10-YEAR BOND)

JAN. 05 DEC. 29 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA 7.10 7.08 5.05

BRITAIN 5.66 5.41 4.17

CANADA 6.39* 6.18 4.89

FRANCE 5.68 5.40 3.72

GERMANY 5.46 5.28 3.63

HONG KONG 7.95 NA NA

ITALY 5.70 5.54 3.88

JAPAN 1.70 1.68 1.79

SOUTH KOREA (3-Year) 9.11 9.03 7.56

SPAIN NA 5.41 3.83

UNITED STATES 6.50 6.41 4.65

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Jan. 4Return to top


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