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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. 23 FEB. 16 % CHG.

YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/All Ordinaires 3112.5 3148.3 8.1%

BRAZIL/Bovespa 17833.4 18112.5 100.1

BRITAIN/FTSE100 6144.1 6147.4 -0.5

CANADA/TSE 300 9315.0 9428.6 47.6

FRANCE/CAC 40 6031.3 6046.3 47.4

GERMANY/DAX 7699.0 7490.3 57.0

HONG KONG/Hang Seng 16376.8 17043.4 66.1

ITALY/MIB 30 48121.0 47245.0 37.3

JAPAN/Nikkei 225 19519.6 19599.2 35.9

MEXICO/IPC 35 7462.1 7600.7 75.1

SOUTH KOREA/Composite 880.7 879.5 69.3

SPAIN/IBEX 35 12312.3 12235.1 23.2

UNITED STATES/Dow Jones 10268.2 10568.5 10.3

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.

CURRENCY CROSS RATES

USDOLLAR SKWON SFRANC MPESO YEN

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.6125 0.00142 1.0034 0.1713 14.5050

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7950 0.00158 1.1168 0.1907 16.1464

BRITISH POUND 0.6235 0.00055 0.3881 0.0663 5.6096

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4613 0.00129 0.9089 0.1553 13.1402

EUROPEAN EURO 0.9970 0.00088 0.6204 0.1059 8.9642

JAPANESE YEN 111.22 0.09700 69.21 11.8175 -

MEXICAN PESO 9.4115 0.00829 5.8562 - 0.0846

SWISS FRANC 1.6071 0.00142 - 0.1708 1.4450

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1135.50 - 706.552 120.650 10.209

U.S. DOLLAR - 0.00088 0.6222 0.1063 8.9952

EURO CDOL POUND REAL ADOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.6170 1.1039 2.5857 0.3455 -

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7967 1.2287 2.8792 - 0.3456

BRITISH POUND 0.6253 0.4269 - 0.3474 0.3870

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4658 - 2.3425 0.8141 0.9065

EUROPEAN EURO - 0.6824 1.5980 0.5554 0.6185

JAPANESE YEN 111.57 76.11 178.39 61.9610 68.9900

MEXICAN PESO 9.441 6.440 15.0932 5.2432 5.8366

SWISS FRANC 1.6121 1.0998 2.5763 0.8953 0.9970

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1139.000 777.048 1820.26 632.591 704.186

U.S. DOLLAR 1.0031 0.6845 1.6040 0.5571 0.6204

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Quotes as of 4 p.m., Feb. 23, 2000

CENTRAL BANK POLICY RATES

FEB. 23 FEB. 16 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/Overnight cash 5.50 5.50 4.75

BRAZIL/Selic Overnight 18.87 18.87 38.97

BRITAIN/Base Lending 5.75 5.75 5.50

CANADA/Overnite Financing 5.25 5.25 5.00

EURO ZONE/Refinance 3.25 3.25 3.00

HONG KONG/Interbank Overnight 5.75 6.50 6.13

JAPAN/Overnight Call 0.02 0.02 0.14

MEXICO/One-day Loan 15.00* 16.25 26.90

SOUTH KOREA/Discount 5.04 5.06 3.00

UNITED STATES/Federal Funds Rate 5.81* 5.85 4.73

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Feb. 22

GOVERNMENT BOND YIELDS (BENCHMARK 10-YEAR BOND)

FEB. 23 FEB. 16 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA 6.77 7.10 5.50

BRITAIN 5.43 5.59 4.63

CANADA 6.11* 6.45 5.38

FRANCE 5.55 5.68 4.08

GERMANY 5.41 5.56 4.00

HONG KONG 7.62 7.66 NA

ITALY 5.69 5.84 4.23

JAPAN 1.84 1.80 2.02

SOUTH KOREA (3-Year) 9.00 8.90 8.69

SPAIN 5.64 5.82 4.19

UNITED STATES 6.36 6.55 5.29

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc., Standard & Poor's DRI, *Feb. 22

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