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International Figures Of The Week (Int'l Edition)


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International Figures of the Week (int'l edition)

STOCK INDEXES

FEB. 2 JAN. 26 % CHG.

YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/All Ordinaires 3116.3 3078.6 8.2%

BRAZIL/Bovespa 16818.8 17036.4 88.8

BRITAIN/FTSE100 6302.8 6375.6 2.1

CANADA/TSE 300 8751.6 8630.9 38.6

FRANCE/CAC 40 5946.9 5646.3 45.3

GERMANY/DAX 7172.0 6969.4 46.3

HONG KONG/Hang Seng 15789.8 15427.7 60.2

ITALY/MIB 30 43687.0 42077.0 24.6

JAPAN/Nikkei 225 19578.9 19111.2 36.3

MEXICO/IPC 35 6797.6 6934.4 59.5

SOUTH KOREA/Composite 943.6 885.5 81.4

SPAIN/IBEX 35 11195.6 11031.4 12.0

UNITED STATES/Dow Jones 11029.6 11067.4 18.5

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.

CURRENCY CROSS RATES

USDOLLAR SKWON SFRANC MPESO YEN

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5683 0.00139 0.9510 0.1639 14.4870

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7900 0.00158 1.0855 0.1870 16.5358

BRITISH POUND 0.6221 0.00055 0.3773 0.0650 5.7476

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4392 0.00127 0.8722 0.1504 13.2887

EUROPEAN EURO 1.0250 0.00091 0.6192 0.1069 9.4273

JAPANESE YEN 108.29 0.09600 65.53 11.3150 -

MEXICAN PESO 9.5705 0.00847 5.7919 - 0.0884

SWISS FRANC 1.6524 0.00146 - 0.1727 1.5260

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1130.50 - 684.156 118.123 10.440

U.S. DOLLAR - 0.00088 0.6064 0.1045 9.2379

EURO CDOL POUND REAL ADOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5292 1.0902 2.5353 0.3562 -

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7377 1.2437 2.8764 - 0.3564

BRITISH POUND 0.6072 0.4326 - 0.3475 0.3971

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4043 - 2.3126 0.8040 0.9182

EUROPEAN EURO - 0.7121 1.6468 0.5726 0.6539

JAPANESE YEN 105.65 75.24 173.99 60.4972 69.0800

MEXICAN PESO 9.350 6.650 15.3851 5.3466 6.1025

SWISS FRANC 1.6149 1.1481 2.6552 0.9231 1.0543

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1103.000 785.506 1816.54 631.564 720.844

U.S. DOLLAR 0.9757 0.6948 1.6069 0.5587 0.6380

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Quotes as of 3 p.m., Feb. 2, 2000

CENTRAL BANK POLICY RATES

FEB. 2 JAN. 26 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/Overnight cash 5.00 5.00 4.75

BRAZIL/Selic Overnight 18.87 18.87 38.97

BRITAIN/Base Lending 5.75 5.75 5.50

CANADA/Overnite Financing 5.00 5.00 5.00

EURO ZONE/Refinance 3.00 3.00 3.00

HONG KONG/Interbank Overnight 5.25 5.00 6.13

JAPAN/Overnight Call 0.02 0.02 0.14

MEXICO/One-day Loan 17.40* 16.50 26.90

SOUTH KOREA/Discount 4.81 4.77 3.00

UNITED STATES/Federal Funds Rate 5.79* 5.46 4.56

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Feb. 1

GOVERNMENT BOND YIELDS (BENCHMARK 10-YEAR BOND)

FEB. 2 JAN. 26 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA 7.21 7.28 5.50

BRITAIN 5.59 5.70 4.63

CANADA 6.48* 6.46 5.38

FRANCE 5.54 5.68 4.08

GERMANY 5.45 5.54 4.00

HONG KONG 7.68 7.72 NA

ITALY 5.68 5.79 4.23

JAPAN 1.75 1.65 2.02

SOUTH KOREA (3-Year) 9.09 9.36 8.36

SPAIN 5.41 5.41 4.19

UNITED STATES 6.62 6.69 5.29

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Feb. 1

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