September 24, 1997 in Nation/World

German Inflation Calm; Dollar Rises


The dollar rose against other major currencies Tuesday, hitting a two-week high against the mark on early signs of benign German inflation before giving up some of the gains.

Trading was quiet as Japanese markets were closed for a national holiday and no major economic data was available to give the market guidance.

Exchange Currency in Dollars Dollar in foreign currency

Canada .7194 1.3901

France .1660 6.0254

Germany .5576 1.7934

Great Britain 1.6137 .6197

Italy .000572 1749.00

Japan .008188 122.13

Mexico .128370 7.7900

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