P226 ORACLE 226 Sun17 Oct ITN 2210:00   FOREIGN   EXCHANGES   AT CLOSE USA 1.7030 - 1.7040 Canada 2.0950 - 2.0960 France 12.12 - 12.13 Belgium 83.20 - 83.30 Italy 2444.00 - 2446.00 Holland 4.6750 - 4.6850 Switzerland 3.6625 - 3.6725 W Germany 4.2875 - 4.2975 Sweden 12.51 - 12.53 Norway 12.39 - 12.41 Denmark 15.2550 - 15.2750 Austria 30.18 - 30.23 Portugal 152.00 - 152.50 Spain 195.40 - 195.60 Japan 459.00 - 460.00 Ireland 1.2600 - 1.2610 Australia 1.8000 - 1.8020 Gold closed at $434.50 down $17.00 Krugerrands £262.50 TOURIST RATES 227