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International Figures Of The Week (Int'l Edition)


International -- Int'l Figures of the Week

International Figures of the Week (int'l edition)

STOCK INDEXES

APR. 5 MAR. 29 % CHG.

YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/All Ordinaires 3137.8 3228.5 1.2%

BRAZIL/Bovespa 16714.4 18011.8 47.3

BRITAIN/FTSE100 6379.3 6598.8 -2.6

CANADA/TSE 300 9226.5 9705.2 31.5

FRANCE/CAC 40 6036.9 6505.5 37.0

GERMANY/DAX 7330.8 7864.8 36.8

HONG KONG/Hang Seng 16318.4 18096.4 22.4

ITALY/MIB 30 44683.0 48054.0 21.5

JAPAN/Nikkei 225 20462.8 20706.7 22.5

MEXICO/IPC 35 7272.8 7877.1 34.3

SOUTH KOREA/Composite 830.2 908.5 10.3

SPAIN/IBEX 35 11374.6 12088.6 14.0

UNITED STATES/Dow Jones 11033.9 11076.4 2.3

DATA: BRIDGE Information Systems, Inc.

CURRENCY CROSS RATES

USDOLLAR SKWON SFRANC MPESO YEN

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.6495 0.00148 1.0087 0.1759 15.7180

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.7650 0.00158 1.0793 0.1883 16.8192

BRITISH POUND 0.6319 0.00057 0.3861 0.0674 6.0165

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.4499 0.00130 0.8868 0.1546 13.8198

EUROPEAN EURO 1.0389 0.00093 0.6350 0.1107 9.9034

JAPANESE YEN 104.90 0.09400 64.11 11.1887 -

MEXICAN PESO 9.3755 0.00841 5.7297 - 0.0894

SWISS FRANC 1.6363 0.00147 - 0.1745 1.5597

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1115.00 - 681.415 118.927 10.629

U.S. DOLLAR - 0.00090 0.6115 0.1067 9.5293

EURO CDOL POUND REAL ADOL

AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 1.5877 1.1374 2.6125 0.3435 -

BRAZILIAN REAL 1.6928 1.2171 2.7958 - 0.3435

BRITISH POUND 0.6077 0.4354 - 0.3580 0.3827

CANADIAN DOLLAR 1.3956 - 2.2967 0.8215 0.8789

EUROPEAN EURO - 0.7165 1.6458 0.5886 0.6299

JAPANESE YEN 100.97 72.35 166.17 59.4334 63.6000

MEXICAN PESO 9.022 6.466 14.8381 5.3119 5.6838

SWISS FRANC 1.5748 1.1285 2.5917 0.9271 0.9919

SOUTH KOREAN WON 1073.200 769.019 1766.16 631.728 675.962

U.S. DOLLAR 0.9626 0.6896 1.5840 0.5666 0.6062

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

CENTRAL BANK POLICY RATES

APR. 5 MAR. 29 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA/Overnight cash 5.00 5.50 4.75

BRAZIL/Selic Overnight 18.60 18.56 36.12

BRITAIN/Base Lending 6.00 6.00 5.25

CANADA/Overnite Financing 5.00 5.50 4.78

EURO ZONE/Refinance 3.00 3.50 2.50

HONG KONG/Interbank Overnight 3.75 6.00 4.38

JAPAN/Overnight Call 0.02 0.02 0.01

MEXICO/One-day Loan 14.00* 13.25 19.16

SOUTH KOREA/Discount 4.69 5.03 3.00

UNITED STATES/Federal Funds Rate 5.98* 6.02 4.70

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

GOVERNMENT BOND YIELDS (BENCHMARK 10-YEAR BOND)

APR. 5 MAR. 29 YEAR AGO

AUSTRALIA 6.29 6.56 5.47

BRITAIN 5.23 5.32 4.73

CANADA 5.82 6.01 5.17

FRANCE 5.28 5.38 4.05

GERMANY 5.19 5.27 3.85

HONG KONG 7.33 7.44 NA

ITALY 5.45 5.56 4.24

JAPAN 1.78 1.87 1.42

SOUTH KOREA (3-Year) 9.00* 9.05 7.66

SPAIN 5.42 5.50 3.98

UNITED STATES 5.88 6.15 5.34

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

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