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US dollar liquidity tightens in Gulf after downgrades

US dollar supplies appear most seriously affected in Bahrain and Oman and to some degree in Saudi Arabia

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Currencies Overview

GCC LAST BID CHANGE
Bahrain (BHD) 0.38 0.05 %
Kuwait (KWD) 0.30 0.04 %
Oman (OMR) 0.38 0.10 %
Qatar (QAR) 3.64 0.01 %
Saudi Arabia (SAR) 3.75 0.01 %
* Value against US Dollars(USD)
Asia Pacific LAST BID CHANGE
Australia (AUD) 1.39 0.25 %
China (CNY) 6.56 0.04 %
Hong Kong (HKD) 7.77 -0.02 %
Japan (JPY) 110.00 0.02 %
New Zealand (NZD) 1.48 0.22 %
Singapore (SGD) 1.38 -0.07 %
South Korea (KRW) 1,182.85 -0.34 %
* Value against US Dollars(USD)
Middle East LAST BID CHANGE
Egypt (EGP) 8.88 0.00 %
Iran (IRR) 30,140.00 0.00 %
Iraq (IQD) 1,169.85 -0.10 %
Jordan (JOD) 0.71 -0.06 %
Lebanon (LBP) 1,506.50 0.00 %
Syria (SYP) 218.05 0.00 %
Yemen (YER) 249.35 -0.04 %
* Value against US Dollars(USD)
Americas LAST BID CHANGE
Brazil (BRL) 3.57 -0.03 %
Canada (CAD) 1.31 -0.10 %
Mexico (MXN) 18.46 -0.04 %
* Value against US Dollars(USD)
Europe LAST BID CHANGE
Euro (EUR) 0.90 0.09 %
Norway (NOK) 8.34 -0.03 %
Russia (RUB) 66.19 0.33 %
Sweden (SEK) 8.30 -0.19 %
Switzerland (CHF) 0.99 -0.11 %
United Kingdom (GBP) 0.68 -0.13 %
* Value against US Dollars(USD)
South Asia LAST BID CHANGE
India (INR) 67.56 -0.08 %
Pakistan (PKR) 104.76 0.13 %
* Value against US Dollars(USD)

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Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

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