Finance News Network Episodes
13 Dec 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the Australian share market the local bourse managed to close 0.5% higher. Stocks with significant UK businesses enjoyed gains such as Virgin Money UK (ASX:VUK) after exit polls in the UK elect...
13 Dec 2019 - The ASX rose at the open and is now tracking 0.4% higher at noon. Stocks with significant UK businesses enjoyed gains such as Virgin Money UK (ASX:VUK) after exit polls in the UK election point to a Boris Johnson majority. Medical de...
13 Dec 2019 - Infrastructure investment company, Infratil (ASX:IFT), has reduced its full year underlying EBITDAF from continuing operations by $74 million as a result of the sale of Snowtown 2.
13 Dec 2019 - The US Patent Office has granted Biotech company Next Science (ASX:NXS) a patent for the application of Next Science’s unique Xbio technology in its Acne gels and creams.
13 Dec 2019 - Cloud-based admin helper Xero (ASX:XRO) announced today that Graham Smith will retire from the board, stepping down as chair.
13 Dec 2019 - The Citadel Group (ASX:CGL) has signed an extension for Auslab to continue to operate for Queensland Health through to 2029.
13 Dec 2019 - The Australian share market is poised to open higher following positive leads from the US. Wall Street surged to fresh record highs overnight on news that US negotiators have reached the terms of a phase-one trade deal with China. Fu...
13 Dec 2019 - The board of Mount Gibson Iron (ASX:MGX) has appointed Ding Rucai as a non executive director.
13 Dec 2019 - Adriatic Metals (ASX:ADT) began trading on the London Exchange's Main Market overnight.
12 Dec 2019 - The ASX took a dip at the open and failed to gain momentum throughout the day, closing 0.7% lower. Westpac (ASX:WBC) shares dropped today after its annual general meeting, the other three banks also took a hit weighing on the market....
12 Dec 2019 - The ASX took a dip at the open and continued to fall throughout the morning. They are now tracking 0.6% lower at noon. Webjet (ASX:WEB) shares have dropped and Redbubble (ASX:RBL) shares took a huge fall today after the company revis...
12 Dec 2019 - Embattled bank Westpac (ASX:WBC) has kicked of its AGM in Sydney this morning with Chairman Lindsay Maxsted saying the board is deeply distressed in the wake of civil proceedings brought against the bank by AUSTRAC.
12 Dec 2019 - Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) has won a five-year contract, valued at approximately $520 million, to plan, design and deliver water and wastewater infrastructure for Logan City Council (LCC).
12 Dec 2019 - Toll road operator, Atlas Arteria (ASX:ALX) has successfully completed its A$1.35 billion equity raising including the fully underwritten 4 for 21 pro-rata accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offer.
12 Dec 2019 - Charter Hall (ASX:CHC) will launch an equity raising of about $350 million to fund a number of property acquisitions worth $619 million.
12 Dec 2019 - The local share market looks set to open lower this morning despite stocks closing slightly higher on Wall Street yesterday after the Federal Reserve signalled it is not likely to increase rates in 2020.
12 Dec 2019 - Employment platform SEEK (ASX:SEK) will issue A$150 mIllion of Floating Rate Subordinated Notes with a quarterly coupon of 3 month BBSW + 3.70 per cent.
12 Dec 2019 - S&P Global Ratings have upgraded the long-term issuer credit ratings for Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG), Macquarie Bank (ASX:MBL) and other Macquarie entities.
12 Dec 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the ASX the local bourse managed to close 0.7% higher after a strong afternoon rally. Webjet (ASX:WEB) rose almost 10% after dismissing media speculation that it was a takeover target. IMF Beth...
12 Dec 2019 - The ASX has risen at the open despite weak leads from Wall Street. It is now tracking 0.2% higher at noon. Shares in Webjet (ASX:WEB) went up today after they responded to media speculation surrounding expressions of interest in the ...
12 Dec 2019 - Calix (ASX:CXL) has acquired Inland Environmental Resources Inc., a US supplier of Magnesium Hydroxide Liquid (MHL).
12 Dec 2019 - Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) has acquired two industrial assets via a sale and leaseback with biscuit maker Arnotts for $236 million.
12 Dec 2019 - Senex Energy (ASX:SXY) today announced an expansion of its natural gas sales agreement with leading manufacturer Orora (ASX:ORA), agreeing to supply 13.2 petajoules of natural gas from Project Atlas.
12 Dec 2019 - The Board of GrainCorp (ASX:GNC) has appointed Robert Spurway as Managing Director and CEO after completion of the planned demerger of the Company’s Malt business in early 2020.
11 Dec 2019 - Following a lacklustre day yesterday from the US markets, the ASX looks set to open flat this morning. It’s been reported that US and China are planning on delaying the next round of tariffs set for Sunday. The Flight Centre Travel G...
11 Dec 2019 - AMP (ASX:AMP) has announced some changes to the board with the appointment of Rahoul Chowdry as a Non-Executive Director.
Native Title holders upgrade of Legune Station reaches first community milestone with Seafarms Group
11 Dec 2019 - Sustainable aquaculture company Seafarms Group (ASX:SFG) has reached its first community development milestone at Native Title holders’ upgrade of the Legune Station.
10 Dec 2019 - It has been a rollercoaster day of trade for the ASX. The local bourse managed to close 0.3% lower. Companies to lose the most ground were Avita Medical (ASX:AVH), Metcash (ASX:MTS) and Perenti Global (ASX:PRN). Cochlear (ASX:COH) to...
10 Dec 2019 - The ASX has been on a bit of a rollercoaster ride this morning and is now riding flat at just 0.01% lower at noon. Shares in The A2 Milk company (ASX:A2M) rose today after yesterday’s news that CEO Jayne Hrdlicka is set to leave. Sha...
10 Dec 2019 - Starpharma's (ASX:SPL) prostate cancer drug DEP cabazitaxel has successfully completed its phase one trials.
10 Dec 2019 - Global logistics solutions group, WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC) has bought Ready Korea, a customs solutions provider in South Korea.
10 Dec 2019 - Centuria Metropolitan REIT (ASX:CMA) has acquired the NewActon Nishi Building commercial office property in Canberra for $256 million.
10 Dec 2019 - Wisr (ASX:WZR) is pleased to announce the appointment of former Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) General Manager of Unsecured Risk, Joanne Edwards, to the Company’s newly created role of Chief Risk and Data Officer.
10 Dec 2019 - MLC Senior Economist Bob Cunneen speaks to MLC Portfolio Specialist Sinead Rafferty about another month of strong performance in global share markets, buoyed by optimism about the Phase 1 trade deal between the US and China.
10 Dec 2019 - Following weak leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open lower this morning as US stocks saw declines. The losses ended three days of rises on Wall Street, boosted by US jobs report beating analysts expectations. Tower Insuran...
10 Dec 2019 - Westpac (ASX:WBC) and AUSTRAC appeared in the Federal Court for a case management hearing in relation to the anti-money laundering regulator’s proceedings.
10 Dec 2019 - ANZ (ASX:ANZ) yesterday confirmed the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) had approved the sale of ANZ’s OnePath Pensions & Investments business to IOOF Holdings (ASX:IFL).
09 Dec 2019 - The Australian share market closed higher. McMillan Shakespeare (ASX:WHC) was the worst performer after the company released its trading performance update. Panoramic Resources (ASX:PAN) advises shareholders to reject Independence Gr...
09 Dec 2019 - The Australian share market has risen at the open, tracking 0.1 per cent higher at noon. The Reject Shop (ASX:TRS) appoints new CEO.
09 Dec 2019 - Emerging lithium-boron supplier, ioneer (ASX:INR) has signed a non-binding Letter of Intent with Shell Canada Energy to buy sulphur.
09 Dec 2019 - Prime Media Group (ASX:PRT) intends to determine to pay a fully franked special dividend of $0.03 per share, conditional on the scheme of arrangement by which Seven West Media (ASX:SWM) proposes to acquire Prime.
09 Dec 2019 - The MD and chief executive of The A2 Milk Company (ASX:A2M) Jayne Hrdlicka, has resigned.
09 Dec 2019 - The Beacon Lighting Group (ASX:BLX) have sold their Brisbane Distribution Centre and are winding up its Beacon Energy Solutions business.
09 Dec 2019 - AUB Group (ASX:AUB) has today announced the termination of its conditional agreement with Pemba Capital Partners to acquire Pemba Capital’s interest in Coverforce.
Worley (ASX:WOR) enters a JV with The Atomic Energy Development Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan
09 Dec 2019 - The Atomic Energy Development Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan has entered into a joint venture agreement with Worley (ASX:WOR).
09 Dec 2019 - Following positive leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to start the week by opening higher. Robust US jobs data saw November gains surpass expectations despite global trade and economic uncertainty, boosting Wall Street last wee...
06 Dec 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the ASX closing 0.4% higher. Bega (ASX:BGA) also dropped today. Shares in Caresales.com (ASX:CAR) shot up today as did Beach Energy. The Scentre Group (ASX:SCG) today announced it has acquired ...
Boral (ASX:BLD) shares down after discovery of financial irregularities: ASX tracking 0.3% higher at
06 Dec 2019 - The ASX has risen at the open following positive leads from Wall Street. It is now tracking 0.3% higher at noon. Boral (ASX:BLD) shares slipped today after reporting they had identified financial irregularities in their North America...