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  10/5/2010, Tishrei 27, 5771

Dollar Drops Again Against Shekel

The dollar continued to sink against the shekel. The dollar closed Tuesday at its lowest level since September 2008, at NIS 3.618, 0.27% lower than when it opened. The Bank of Israel bought some $200 million on the currency markets in order to stem an even greater drop.

The euro rose against the shekel by 0.19%, closing at NIS 4.984.