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 …
The small-cap Russell 2000 stock index futures advanced to new record highs for ... The Canadian dollar and the Australian dollar are higher due to firming crude oil prices. INTEREST RATE MARKET FUTURES On Friday the thirty year …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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% …
SYDNEY: The Australian Securities Exchange delayed the opening of the stock market Monday, one day after the announcement of new regulations banning all forms of short-selling. The ASX said that securities were due to …
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 …