You are here:
Exchange rate
#

Exchange rate

Get Alerts

Wire

Aug 29, 2014

How To Cut Costs When Transferring Money

Businesses that trade internationally are losing millions through unfair exchange rates that essentially act as hidden charges for banks. But a new wave of companies are looking to change that...

Aug 26, 2014

Ex-Virginia Governor and Prosecutor Bicker Over Loan Deal

The prosecutor and Bob McDonnell, the former governor, had heated exchanges about a loan proposed to Mr. McDonnell at a highly favorable rate by the businessman Jonnie R. Williams Sr... #Virginia #Bob McDonnell

Aug 23, 2014

Covered California officials, insurance chief clash over Prop. 45

California's Obamacare exchange and the state insurance commissioner are on a collision course over Proposition 45, a popular ballot measure aimed at reining in health insurance rates... #Virginia #Bob McDonnell

Sep 11, 2014

Low energy prices, rate worries weigh on stocks

This July 15, 2013 file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Worries over the timing of a U.S. rate hike, economic weakness in China and an impending referendum on Scottish independence kept a lid on global stock markets Wednesday, Se... #China #New York Stock Exchange

Sep 12, 2014

World stocks drift as investors await Fed meeting

(AP) -- Global financial markets struggled for direction Friday as investors await next week's policy meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve. Solid retail sales data may reinforce expectations that the Fed may start raising interest rates sooner than ha... #China #Hong Kong #Shanghai #New York Mercantile Exchange #United Kingdom #FTSE #Federal Reserve #Nikkei 225

Sep 16, 2014

Stocks close strongly as Fed meeting starts

Financial markets were up at the close of trading Tuesday with energy stocks leading the way. Investors kept an eye on a two-day Federal Reserve meeting that got underway. At the close on Wall Street, the Standard & Poor's 500 index was up nearly... #Taiwan #Hong Kong #Tokyo #New York Mercantile Exchange #Singapore #United Kingdom #FTSE #Wall Street #Federal Reserve #Hang Seng Index #Nikkei 225

Sep 04, 2014

Health insurers' rate hike requests slashed on New York State exchanges

The state announced Thursday that it kept health insurance premiums for 2015 to an average 6.7 percent increase -- about half of what the insurance companies sought. On Long Island, the average rate for the silver plan -- the most popular -- on New Y... #New York Islanders #Garden City, NY #New York Health Plan

Sep 10, 2014

Mark Carney grilled by MPs about Scottish independence -- as it happened

Rolling business and financial news through the day, as governor Carney tells MPs that an independent Scotland would need large currency reserves if it used the pound without currency union Summary: Scotland must build currency reserves Carney on Sco... #Bank of England #Andrew Tyrie

Sep 09, 2014

Asian stock markets sink after Wall Street decline

(AP) -- Asian stock markets sank Wednesday following Wall Street's decline and weak Japanese machinery orders while investors mulled the timing of a possible U.S. interest rate hike. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's Nikkei 225 shed 0.4 percent to 15,686.43 and... #China #Europe #Hong Kong #Shanghai #Federal Reserve #Nikkei 225 #Wall Street #Tokyo #New York Mercantile Exchange #Sydney #Singapore #Taipei #General Mills, Inc. #Home Depot, Inc. #DBS Group #Apple, Inc. #Dow Jones

Aug 22, 2014

Afternoon briefs: Deere announces layoffs; Oracle sued; Southwest plane makes emergency landing

Here's what's happening in the world of business on Aug. 22, 2014. -- LATEST LAYOFFS -- Farm equipment and tractor maker Deere said it will lay off about 460 workers from its Iowa plant as sales for the company have begun to dry up. -- YELLEN SPEAKS ... #Oregon #Bank of America #Chrysler #Census Bureau #Iowa City, IA #Oracle #American Airlines #Federal Reserve #Dallas, Texas