(PRR PRESS ASSOCIATION ) London, Auguit 27. The Antwerp wool sales opened firm. There was a large attendance, I and the opening biddings showed an advance of five centimes for good River Plate. Medium qualities and lambs are unchanged. Inferior descriptions are very irregular. The market rate of discount is 3^ per cent, Bank rate 3 per cent. . New Zealand mutton, 6}4d per Ib. Contracts have been made with the French Government for a large supply. London, Aoguat 28. New Zealand mutton has risen 2d per lb. (Received AnßUit 29, 12 6 p.m.) The quantity of wheat r float for the United Kingdom is 1,960,000 quarters ; for the Continent, 244,000 quarters. The American visible supply is 14.250,000 bushels. Tne money market is hardening swing to an expected early advance of the Bank rate. Three months bills, 3 percent
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THE MARKETS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2212, 29 August 1889
THE MARKETS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2212, 29 August 1889
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