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International Figures of the Week (int'l edition)

STOCK INDEXES

JAN. 12 JAN. 5 % CHG.

YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/All Ordinaires 3104.6 3050.9 7.3%

BRAZIL/Bovespa 16616.9 16245.1 103.4

BRITAIN/FTSE100 6532.8 6535.9 10.8

CANADA/TSE 300 8360.0 8119.4 24.2

FRANCE/CAC 40 5582.5 5479.7 31.3

GERMANY/DAX 6912.8 6502.1 33.4

HONG KONG/Hang Seng 15714.2 15846.7 65.3

ITALY/MIB 30 40343.0 39449.0 16.4

JAPAN/Nikkei 225 18677.4 18542.6 28.8

MEXICO/IPC 35 7174.1 6764.3 81.3

SOUTH KOREA/Composite 955.0 986.3 67.1

SPAIN/IBEX 35 10851.8 10863.1 9.8

UNITED STATES/Dow Jones 11551.1 11125.8 23.4

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.

CURRENCY CROSS RATES

USDOLLAR SKWON SFRANC MPESO

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5187 0.00133 0.9721 0.1593

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.8350 0.00160 1.1744 0.1925

BRITISH POUND 0.6065 0.00053 0.3884 0.0637

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4539 0.00127 0.9304 0.1525

EUROPEAN EURO 0.9696 0.00085 0.6208 0.1018

JAPANESE YEN 105.88 0.09200 67.79 11.1084

MEXICAN PESO 9.5315 0.00833 6.1025 -

SWISS FRANC 1.5619 0.00136 - 0.1639

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1144.30 - 732.633 120.055

U.S. DOLLAR - 0.00087 0.6400 0.1049

YEN EURO CDOL POUND

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 14.3410 1.5664 1.0448 2.5026

BRAZILIAN REAL 17.3277 1.8855 1.2619 3.0241

BRITISH POUND 5.7304 0.6258 0.4175 -

CANADIAN DOLLAR 13.7257 1.4995 - 2.3960

EUROPEAN EURO 9.1512 - 0.6668 1.5977

JAPANESE YEN - 109.19 72.82 174.48

MEXICAN PESO 0.0900 9.831 6.556 15.7151

SWISS FRANC 1.4740 1.6108 1.0742 2.5738

SOUTH KOREAN WON 10.808 1180.200 787.056 1885.67

U.S. DOLLAR 9.4429 1.0315 0.6877 1.6480

REAL ADOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 0.3588 -

BRAZILIAN REAL - 0.3589

BRITISH POUND 0.3305 0.3996

CANADIAN DOLLAR 0.7923 0.9574

EUROPEAN EURO 0.5284 0.6385

JAPANESE YEN 57.7003 69.7100

MEXICAN PESO 5.1943 6.2761

SWISS FRANC 0.8512 1.0284

SOUTH KOREAN WON 623.597 753.473

U.S. DOLLAR 0.5450 0.6585

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Quotes as of 4 p.m., Jan. 12, 2000

CENTRAL BANK POLICY RATES

JAN. 12 JAN. 5 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/Overnight cash 5.00 5.00 4.75

BRAZIL/Selic Overnight 18.90 19.05 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 3.00

HONG KONG/Interbank Overnight 3.75 1.25 5.94

JAPAN/Overnight Call 0.02 0.02 0.20

MEXICO/One-day Loan 15.00* 15.50 28.31

SOUTH KOREA/Discount 4.69 4.69 3.00

UNITED STATES/Federal Funds Rate 5.63 5.38 4.78

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Jan. 11

GOVERNMENT BOND YIELDS (BENCHMARK 10-YEAR BOND)

JAN. 12 JAN. 5 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA 7.30 7.10 5.05

BRITAIN 5.71 5.66 4.17

CANADA 6.48* 6.49 4.89

FRANCE 5.67 5.68 3.72

GERMANY 5.53 5.46 3.63

HONG KONG 7.87 7.95 NA

ITALY 5.80 5.70 3.88

JAPAN 1.71 1.70 1.79

SOUTH KOREA (3-Year) 9.38 9.11 7.47

SPAIN 5.41 5.41 3.83

UNITED STATES 6.58 6.50 4.65

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Jan. 11

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