Thursday 26 November, 2020

Jamaican dollar declines against US greenback

The Jamaican dollar declined in value during trading on Wednesday, according to data from the Bank of Jamaica.

The local currency depreciated by $0.44 against the United States dollar during trading to close at $144.49 from $144.05 on the previous trading day. It was the first day of depreciation since October 1, when the local currency closed trading at $143.54. 

In the meantime, also on Wednesday, the British Pound Sterling closed at $188.59 from $187.72, while the Canadian dollar  closed at $109.34 from $110.89.

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