Jamaican dollar down 30 cents against US Loop News Created : 15 August 2018 Business The Jamaican dollar lost 30 cents against its US counterpart on Tuesday, according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ). It closed at $136.85 against the US from $136.55 the prior day. Based on the average pace of depreciation since July, it is likely to hit $137 on Wednesday or later this week. Also on Tuesday, the British Pound Sterling closed at $174.36 from $173.72, while the Canadian dollar closed at $105.27 from $105.07. For the latest news, download our app at http://bit.ly/GetALoopJM for Android; and at http://bit.ly/GetiLoopJM for IoS.