Key foreign currency quotations

Quotations for key foreign currencies in terms of the Canadian dollar. Quotations are nominal, for information purposes only.Canadian dollar value on Friday, the previous day, three-months and one-year: Currency Fri Thu 3 months Year U.S. dollar 1.2132 1.2148 1.3503 1.2928 British Pound 1.6014 1.5899 1.7463 1.7192 Japanese Yen 0.0113 0.0112 0.0123 0.0126 Euro in U.S. 1.2035 1.2006 1.1216 1.1258 Euro in Cdn 1.4601 1.4585 1.5145 1.4554Quotations provided by the Bank of Canada

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New car market still neck and neck with 2003 record

Diesel registrations hit a monthly high taking 37.2 per cent market share October diesel registrations climbed 17.7 per cent to 63,511 units Year-to-October remains firm, slipping just 0.2 per cent to 2,250,822 units Commenting on the October new car market, SMMT chief executive, Christopher Macgowan said, ‘Despite a dip in October the new car market is still running parallel with last year’s record total. We expect a slight upturn in November figures which will leave the increasingly strong December market as the decider. Will it be another record year? It’s too close to call.’For full comments and analysis please click on the link below.DownloadClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)

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