Wall St closed for George HW Bush funeral: ASX set to open higher

Wall St closed for George HW Bush funeral: ASX set to open higher

06 Dec 2018 - Australian shares are poised to open higher this morning as global selling slowed somewhat. Wall Street was closed yesterday for the funeral of former president George HW Bush. Fonterra (ASX:FSF) revises pay out to farmers for their ...
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Splitit set to raise $30 million: Aus shares up 1.1% over week

Splitit set to raise $30 million: Aus shares up 1.1% over week

17 May 2019 - The Australian share market finished 0.6 per cent higher today after hitting a new 11 year high early in the session. Despite this, the Australian dollar continued to slide following weaker than expected employment data released yest...
ASX reaches 11 year high: Aus shares 0.9% higher at noon

ASX reaches 11 year high: Aus shares 0.9% higher at noon

17 May 2019 - The ASX200 opened higher following encouraging leads from the US and has seen a bullish rally during the first two hours of trade which has propelled the market to a new 11 year high. Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) has awarded the Koodaideri Ra...
Challenger Exploration (ASX:CEL) South American gold copper projects

Challenger Exploration (ASX:CEL) South American gold copper projects

17 May 2019 - Challenger Exploration Limited (ASX:CEL) Managing Director & CEO, Kris Knauer talks about the company's focus on two new gold copper projects in Argentina and Ecuador, its new issue to recapitalise, and exploration plans.
NRW Holdings awarded new WA rail work from Rio

NRW Holdings awarded new WA rail work from Rio

17 May 2019 - Mining contractors NRW Holdings (ASX:NWH) has been awarded the Koodaideri Rail Formation South Earthworks contract by Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO).
Pantoro completes $43m share placement to fund Norseman

Pantoro completes $43m share placement to fund Norseman

17 May 2019 - High grade gold producer Pantoro (ASX:PNR) has completed it fully underwritten $43 million share placement to fund the acquisition and joint venture of the Central Norseman Gold Project.
Immutep to present positive results in melanoma trial

Immutep to present positive results in melanoma trial

17 May 2019 - Biotech company Immutep (ASX:IMM) today announces more mature data relating to Part B of its ongoing phase I TACTImel clinical study of the Company’s lead product candidate, efti-lagimod alpha (“efti” or “IMP321”) in patients with me...
Genesis signs 20-year wind farm deal with Tilt Renewables

Genesis signs 20-year wind farm deal with Tilt Renewables

17 May 2019 - Genesis (ASX:GNE) and Tilt Renewables (ASX:TLT) have today finanalised a 20-year electricity offtake agreement for the Waverley Wind Farm in South Taranaki.
Metro Mining says Bauxite supply not affected by Chinese refinery closure

Metro Mining says Bauxite supply not affected by Chinese refinery closure

17 May 2019 - Metro Mining (ASX:MMI) has responded to reports in the Chinese press about the temporary closure of Alumina refinery after environmental audits by Chinese authorities.
Infratil looks to equity raising for Vodafone NZ

Infratil looks to equity raising for Vodafone NZ

17 May 2019 - Infratil (ASX:IFT) has announced a NZ$400 million equity raising to partially fund the acquisition of Vodafone New Zealand.
Wall St rises, Walmart shares up: ASX set to open lower

Wall St rises, Walmart shares up: ASX set to open lower

17 May 2019 - Following positive leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open higher. The US and European markets closed higher. Walmart share price rose 3 per cent despite their first quarter results being mixed with high earnings but revenue...
Citadel Group appoints Sam Weiss: Aus shares close 0.7% higher

Citadel Group appoints Sam Weiss: Aus shares close 0.7% higher

16 May 2019 - The ASX200 opened slightly lower and took a dip this morning when unemployment figures for April came in weaker than expected. It managed to rally over the afternoon to close 0.7 per cent higher. Synlait Milk (ASX:SML) shares have ta...
Unemployment rate steady at 5.1%: Aus shares 0.1% higher at noon

Unemployment rate steady at 5.1%: Aus shares 0.1% higher at noon

16 May 2019 - The Australian share market opened slightly lower this morning following positive leads from Wall Street. It has made ground over the first two hours of trade continuing to unwind some of the losses it sustained on Tuesday and is now...
Superloop end exclusive takeover discussions with QIC

Superloop end exclusive takeover discussions with QIC

16 May 2019 - Computer support company Superloop (ASX:SLC) has ended exclusive discussions with QIC Private Capital about a takeover from them.
Duxton Water raises $3.6 million towards their debt facility

Duxton Water raises $3.6 million towards their debt facility

16 May 2019 - Duxton Water (ASX:D20) is pleased to announce that upon the completion of the Share Purchase Plan at offer price of $1.48 per share, they have raised a total of $3.6 million.
Midway forecast positive Asian demand and price outlook

Midway forecast positive Asian demand and price outlook

16 May 2019 - The managing director of Midway (ASX:MWY), Tony Price has spoken to investors at the Shaw and Partners Emerging Leaders conference in Melbourne today saying that the Asian demand and price outlook is positive for the next five years.
Santos advances PNG LNG expansion

Santos advances PNG LNG expansion

16 May 2019 - Santos (ASX:STO) has signed a binding letter of intent to buy at 14.3 per cent interest in Petroleum Retention Licence 3 which contains the P’nyang natural gas field in Papua New Guinea.
Aus Tin Mining (ASX:ANW) final approval for Taronga Stage 1

Aus Tin Mining (ASX:ANW) final approval for Taronga Stage 1

16 May 2019 - Aus Tin Mining Limited (ASX:ANW) CEO, Peter Williams talks about final approval for Taronga Stage 1, key objectives and the bigger picture for Taronga.
Building products company CSR appoints a new CEO and MD

Building products company CSR appoints a new CEO and MD

16 May 2019 - Building products company CSR (ASX:CSR) today announced the appointment of Julie Coates as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company, effective 2 September 2019.
Xero posts 36% increase in revenue to NZ$552.8 million

Xero posts 36% increase in revenue to NZ$552.8 million

16 May 2019 - Accounting software company Xero (ASX:XRO) delivered operating revenue of $552.8 million, a 36 per cent rise on the prior corresponding period.
CYBG first half profit drops: ASX set to open higher

CYBG first half profit drops: ASX set to open higher

16 May 2019 - The ASX is set to open higher this morning following positive leads on Wall St. US investors were optimistic that the US was close to resolving its steel and aluminium tariff dispute with Canada and Mexico. CYBG (ASX:CYB) reported a ...
Consumer confidence beats mark, wages rise less than expected: Aus shares close 0.7% higher

Consumer confidence beats mark, wages rise less than expected: Aus shares close 0.7% higher

15 May 2019 - ASX recoups some of yesterday's losses after all sectors gain today with four rising over 1%. Consumer confidence beats forecasts & rises. Wages rise 0.5% in Q1, missing expectations. AHG (ASX:AHG) recommends shareholders accept 4th ...
Wage Price Index rises 0.5% in the March quarter: ASX 0.5% higher at noon

Wage Price Index rises 0.5% in the March quarter: ASX 0.5% higher at noon

15 May 2019 - The ASX opened higher following Wall Street’s claw back and is now tracking 0.5% higher at noon. The Wage Price Index (WPI) rose 0.5 per cent in the March quarter. Consumer Sentiment rose 0.6% in May. And Fortescue Metals (ASX:FMG) a...
Pantoro to buy 50% of the Central Norseman Gold Project

Pantoro to buy 50% of the Central Norseman Gold Project

15 May 2019 - Pantoro (ASX:PNR) has signed a binding agreement to acquire 50 per cent of the Central Norseman Gold Project (CNGP) in the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia.
Coca-Cola Amatil see Coke sales rise across Australia

Coca-Cola Amatil see Coke sales rise across Australia

15 May 2019 - Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX:CCL) held its AGM today and showed how the decline in beverage sales in NSW has been reversed as they hired almost 100 new sales staff to increase customer engagement via "feet on the street'.