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    Cross-rate

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    You are given the following spot exchange rates:

    SFr in Zurich, S(SFr/$): 1.6000-35 SFr/$
    £ in NY, S($/£): 1.9810-50 $/£

    As a banker in London, you would like to quote a British pound cross-rate for Swiss Franc (i.e., S(£/SFr)). If you anticipate to be the sole banker in the world quoting this cross-rate, what is your quote going to be? Show your work.

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    The cross rate would be the rate at which you will buy SFr from the customers. The cross would be based on the given ...

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    The solution explains how to calculate the cross rate is examined. The British pound cross-rate for Swiss Francs is determined.

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