Saturday 20 April, 2019

Jamaican dollar closes at $129.61 on Wednesday

The Jamaica dollar has re-entered $129 territory against its US counterpart, according to Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) trading summary for Wednesday.

The dollar closed at $129.61 when compared with $130.17 on the prior trading day, having started February at $137.06 to US$1.

The two-way movement of the dollar resulted in the currency regaining over seven dollars since February.

The Canadian dollar closed at $98.50 from $98.77 and the British Sterling closed at $173.14 from $172.13.

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