The Australian stock market has bounced back after five consecutive days of falls, helped by gains in banking and mining shares. CMC Markets chief market strategist Michael McCarthy said the market is doing surprisingly well. "We have …
Last week, the London Stock Exchange experienced an embarrassing outage involving its new trading system that lasted four hours and left many traders angry. According to this story at the Sydney Morning Herald, an exchange official said …
A New Zealand man has made millions of childhood dreams come true, after taking a massive leap in the world of personalised jetpacks. Glenn Martin started working on the Martin Jetpack, which he calls "the world’s first practical …
Telstra announced plans to invest in its future today, and the share price plunged more than 10 per cent. Investors were shocked - shocked! - that a company would decide to hold on to some profit to invest in the development of the …
Following last year’s launch of Australia’s first Islamic Australian equity fund, Thomson Reuters and Crescent Wealth have announced the launch of a specialised index that will give investors the means to build an Islamic-compliant Australian …
Sonic Healthcare's stock rose the most in more than nine months in Sydney trading today after the Australian Financial Review said Quest Diagnostics is considering bidding for the company. Sonic shares gained 3.4 percent, valuing …
I then spoke to eyewitnesses who told me a man stabbed multilple people at random. pic.twitter.com/xvTmAv0ckb SYDNEY — An Australian man who has spent most of his life donating blood is retiring. James Harrison has donated …
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Resources weigh at Australia's open as the market traded lower ahead of a dump of economic data this week. At the 10.15 a.m. (AEDT) official market open, the benchmark S &P/ASX200 index was down 12.4 points, or …
Concerns over Hungary’s ability to repay its debts and disappointing jobs figures from the United States weighed on the Australian stock market at the opening bell Monday. The ASX 200 slid 120 points, or 2.7 per cent, to 4,209. The …
In today's Wall Street Journal Asia print edition, Lyndal McFarland reports on the Australian Stock Exchange's position in an environment of consolidation among global exchanges in: ASX Prepared for Global Role. Despite reporting a 19% …