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International Figures of the Week (int'l edition)

STOCK INDEXES

JAN. 26 JAN. 19 % CHG.

YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/All Ordinaires 3078.6 3105.4 6.4%

BRAZIL/Bovespa 17030.0 17470.2 108.4

BRITAIN/FTSE100 6375.6 6445.4 8.1

CANADA/TSE 300 8630.9 8635.1 28.3

FRANCE/CAC 40 5646.3 5649.5 32.8

GERMANY/DAX 6969.4 7091.0 34.5

HONG KONG/Hang Seng 15427.7 15275.3 62.3

ITALY/MIB 30 42077.0 41965.0 21.4

JAPAN/Nikkei 225 19111.2 18897.8 31.8

MEXICO/IPC 35 6934.4 7171.2 75.2

SOUTH KOREA/Composite 885.5 938.8 55.0

SPAIN/IBEX 35 11031.4 11120.7 11.7

UNITED STATES/Dow Jones 11067.7 11489.4 18.3

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.

CURRENCY CROSS RATES

USDOLLAR SKWON SFRANC MPESO YEN

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5349 0.00136 0.9531 0.1614 14.5110

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7800 0.00158 1.1052 0.1871 16.8281

BRITISH POUND 0.6102 0.00054 0.3789 0.0642 5.7698

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4378 0.00128 0.8928 0.1512 13.5930

EUROPEAN EURO 0.9983 0.00089 0.6199 0.1050 9.4371

JAPANESE YEN 105.74 0.09400 65.680 11.1171 -

MEXICAN PESO 9.5115 0.00844 5.9059 - 0.0900

SWISS FRANC 1.6105 0.00143 - 0.1693 1.5226

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1127.50 - 700.093 118.541 10.663

U.S. DOLLAR - 0.00089 0.6209 0.1051 9.4540

EURO CDOL POUND REAL ADOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5380 1.0675 2.5150 0.3660 -

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7826 1.2380 2.9153 - 0.3660

BRITISH POUND 0.6116 0.4244 - 0.3428 0.3978

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4403 - 2.3548 0.8078 0.9366

EUROPEAN EURO - 0.6942 1.6357 0.5608 0.6508

JAPANESE YEN 105.93 73.57 173.18 59.4045 68.9000

MEXICAN PESO 9.526 6.615 15.5851 5.3435 6.1968

SWISS FRANC 1.6133 1.1201 2.6376 0.9048 1.0491

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1129.500 784.184 1846.56 633.427 734.576

U.S. DOLLAR 1.0017 0.6955 1.6378 0.5618 0.6515

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.; quotes as of 3 p.m., Jan. 26, 2000

CENTRAL BANK POLICY RATES

JAN. 26 JAN. 19 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/Overnight cash 5.00* 5.00 4.75

BRAZIL/Selic Overnight 18.87 18.87 31.19

BRITAIN/Base Lending 5.75 5.75 6.00

CANADA/Overnite Financing 5.00 5.00 4.99

EURO ZONE/Refinance 3.00 3.00 3.00

HONG KONG/Interbank Overnight 5.00 4.50 5.94

JAPAN/Overnight Call 0.02 0.02 0.20

MEXICO/One-day Loan 16.50* 16.50 28.31

SOUTH KOREA/Discount 4.77 4.77 3.00

UNITED STATES/Federal Funds Rate 5.46 5.83 4.84

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Jan. 25

GOVERNMENT BOND YIELDS (BENCHMARK 10-YEAR BOND)

JAN. 26 JAN. 19 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA 7.28* 7.34 5.05

BRITAIN 5.70 5.86 4.17

CANADA 6.34* 6.57 4.89

FRANCE 5.68 5.77 3.72

GERMANY 5.54 5.64 3.63

HONG KONG 7.72 7.84 NA

ITALY 5.79 5.91 3.88

JAPAN 1.65 1.75 1.79

SOUTH KOREA (3-Year) 9.36 9.57 7.47

SPAIN 5.41 5.41 3.83

UNITED STATES 6.69 6.74 4.65

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Jan. 25

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