Friday 18 October, 2019

Jamaican dollar slides 22 cents against greenback

The Jamaican dollar depreciated by 22 cents against the US dollar during Friday’s trading, according to the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ).

The local currency closed at $130.87 against the US, from $130.65 on the prior trading day.

Also on Friday, the British Pound Sterling closed at $166.67 from $164.55, while the Canadian dollar closed at $98.95 from $97.20.

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