US economy on the up: ASX set to open higher

US economy on the up: ASX set to open higher

04 Oct 2018 - ASX are set to open higher. In the US trading volume jumped amid evidence the American economy keeps growing as a selloff in Treasuries deepened and US stocks edged higher. Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) announced that it had been awarded a th...
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FlexiGroup signs new card partnership with Farmers

FlexiGroup signs new card partnership with Farmers

27 Mar 2019 - Finance product company FlexiGroup (ASX:FXL) has signed a new product partnership with New Zealand’s largest department store chain, Farmers.
Senex Energy secures approval for Project Atlas

Senex Energy secures approval for Project Atlas

27 Mar 2019 - It's full steam ahead for Senex Energy (ASX:SXY) as it has received Queensland Government environmental approval for development of Project Atlas.
New wind farm planned for Mercury New Zealand

New wind farm planned for Mercury New Zealand

27 Mar 2019 - Mercury New Zealand (ASX:MCY) will build the first 33 of 60 wind turbines at Turitea near Palmerston North, a key milestone in New Zealand’s renewable energy development.
Mesoblast enters MoU for US clinical trial for Revascor

Mesoblast enters MoU for US clinical trial for Revascor

27 Mar 2019 - Mesoblast (ASX:MSB) today announced that the International Center for Health Outcomes and Innovation Research have entered into a MoU for a clinical trial using Mesoblast’s product candidate Revascor.
Apple facing US import ban on some iPhones: ASX set to open higher

Apple facing US import ban on some iPhones: ASX set to open higher

27 Mar 2019 - The ASX is poised to open higher as stocks in the US rose. Apple shares took a hit after a judge recommended a partial ban on some iPhones. Meanwhile, oil has risen as Russia signaled its commitment to output cuts. And Pilbara Minera...
Lynas stock jumps over 35%: ASX closed 0.1% higher

Lynas stock jumps over 35%: ASX closed 0.1% higher

26 Mar 2019 - The ASX started rising after lunchtime trade, closing 0.1% higher. Lynas (ASX:LYC) shares have shot up over 35 per cent after Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) announced a $1.5b bid for the company. And IMF Bentham (ASX:IMF) says proceedings have...
Bingo upgraded, Challenger firms Japanese alliance, WES eyes LYC: Aus shares flatlining at noon

Bingo upgraded, Challenger firms Japanese alliance, WES eyes LYC: Aus shares flatlining at noon

26 Mar 2019 - Challenger (ASX:CGF) furthers Japanese alliance, Bingo Industries (ASX:BIN) is upgraded, St Barbara Limited (ASX:SBM).
Noni B hits back at media reports

Noni B hits back at media reports

26 Mar 2019 - Retailer, Noni B (ASX:NBL) has responded to media articles alleging staff employed by the group have not had enough time for toilet breaks and face unrealistic work demands such as sales targets.
Austal awarded $369 million U.S. navy contract

Austal awarded $369 million U.S. navy contract

26 Mar 2019 - Shipbuilder, Austal (ASX:ASB) has been awarded a new A$369 million contract by the U.S. Navy.
Coles $150m deal to overhaul online grocery shopping

Coles $150m deal to overhaul online grocery shopping

26 Mar 2019 - Coles (ASX:COL) has today announced it has entered into an exclusive partnership with online grocery platform, Ocado to provide a leading online grocery shopping experience for customers.
Wesfarmers makes $1.5b bid for Lynas

Wesfarmers makes $1.5b bid for Lynas

26 Mar 2019 - Wesfarmers (ASX:WES) has made a (conditional, non-binding indicative proposal) $1.5 billion offer to acquire rare earths miner Lynas.
Synlait announces electrode bolier now operational

Synlait announces electrode bolier now operational

26 Mar 2019 - New Zealand dairy company, Synlait (ASX:SM1) has today announced New Zealand’s first large-scale electrode boiler, located at its Dunsandel site in Canterbury, is fully commissioned and has been operational for the last two months.
Kathmandu half-year profit up 13.7% to NZ$14m

Kathmandu half-year profit up 13.7% to NZ$14m

26 Mar 2019 - Kathmandu (ASX:KMD) has announced its half year results for financial year 2019 with profit (for the period attributable to members) (NPAT) rising over 13.7 per cent to NZ$14 million when compared with the year earlier period.
Global sell off continues: Aus shares to defy trend and lift at open

Global sell off continues: Aus shares to defy trend and lift at open

26 Mar 2019 - Australian shares look set to open slightly higher following mixed leads from Wall Street. Fears over global economic growth kept the broader market capped. BINGO Industries (ASX:BIN) has completed its acquisition of Dial-a-Dump.
US recession indicator rears its head: ASX closes 1.1% lower, biggest lost since Jan

US recession indicator rears its head: ASX closes 1.1% lower, biggest lost since Jan

25 Mar 2019 - ASX follows global market retreat. New Hope Corporation (ASX:NHC) increases stake in Bengalla JV after reporting financial metrics rise 30%, Regis Healthcare (ASX:REG) gets $10.4m in Govt funding, St Barbara (ASX:SBM) upgraded to buy...
US growth concerns weigh on ASX: Aus shares 1.2% lower at noon, biggest drop since Jan

US growth concerns weigh on ASX: Aus shares 1.2% lower at noon, biggest drop since Jan

25 Mar 2019 - ASX retreats, safe haven gold stocks rally while St Barbara (ASX:SBM) was upgraded by Goldman Sachs with 21% upside. Regis Healthcare (ASX:REG) to receive $10.4m in Govt funding for FY19. Pinnacle Investment Management (ASX:PNI) shar...
Freedom Foods responds to media reports

Freedom Foods responds to media reports

25 Mar 2019 - Freedom Foods Group (ASX:FNP) has responded to recent media speculation regarding the Company’s potential involvement in an acquisition of the Lion Dairy and Drinks Portfolio.
IMF Bentham announces dismissal of US arbitration

IMF Bentham announces dismissal of US arbitration

25 Mar 2019 - Litigation funder IMF Bentham (ASX:IMF) has today announced the dismissal of an arbitration it funded in the United States through Fund 1.
Wattle Health to provide commercial organic A2 Fresh Milk Supply

Wattle Health to provide commercial organic A2 Fresh Milk Supply

25 Mar 2019 - Wattle Health (WHA:ASX) has announced Corio Bay Dairy Group, a joint venture between Wattle Health, Niche Dairy and Organic Dairy Farmers of Australia (ODFA) has signed an agreement with Organic Dairy Farmers of Australia, to provide...
Think Childcare announces acquisition of 4 centres and capital raising

Think Childcare announces acquisition of 4 centres and capital raising

25 Mar 2019 - Think Childcare (ASX:TNK) has today announced it's set to purchase four newly constructed, purpose-built Nido childcare services from incubator partners.
Ramsay Healthcare launches €635m rights issue

Ramsay Healthcare launches €635m rights issue

25 Mar 2019 - Ramsay Health Care (ASX:RHC) has announced it has launched a €625 million renounceable rights issue.
A2 Milk appoints Chief Executive Greater China

A2 Milk appoints Chief Executive Greater China

25 Mar 2019 - The a2 Milk Company (ASX:A2M) has appointed Li Xiao to the position of Chief Executive Greater China, effective from 29 April 2019.
Global growth fears push US stocks lower: Aus shares set for weak start

Global growth fears push US stocks lower: Aus shares set for weak start

25 Mar 2019 - Australian shares are set for a negative start to the week following a US sell-off on Friday. McGrath (ASX:MEA) has announced subdued market conditions have continued in the second half of FY19.
Centuria receives $137 million: Aus shares up 0.3% over week

Centuria receives $137 million: Aus shares up 0.3% over week

22 Mar 2019 - After opening higher this morning following strong leads from Wall Street the ASX 200 saw an early rally, peaked just after midday and has been slowly easing off over the afternoon to end 0.5 per cent higher at 6,195. The majority of...