In an unusual move, the Australian exchange has told two businesses – Global Iron and International Petroleum – that they would not be permitted to re-list should they go ahead with their proposed deals. In October last year, International …
Australian cricket is officially a laughing stock. As if there wasn’t enough evidence of late to support that theory, yesterday came the definitive moment: four players dropped for not doing their homework. No, that’s not a misprint, you …
The US Federal Reserve held its key interest rate near zero on Thursday last week, with Fed chair Janet Yellen citing a weak global economy, low inflation and unsettled financial markets. Analysts say the Fed's decision to keep …
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Stock routes in central western Queensland that haven't been used in a decade have cattle walking down them again. Boss drover, Bill Prow, is walking a mob of steers and heifers past Isisford at the moment looking for grass. He says …
The Chase Manhattan Bank and Alliance Holdings, Ltd., lending concern In Sydney, Australia, announced yesterday that they had reached an agreement on the purchase price to be paid by the Chase Manhattan Overseas Banking Corpora. …
Harvey Norman says it is complying with market rules following a ''please explain'' notice from the ASX after its shares fell more than eight per cent yesterday, wiping hundreds of millions off its market capitalisation. Shares in the Australian
The Australian market looks set to open slightly lower, with no direction from Wall Street which was closed for a public holiday. At 06.45am (AEST) on Tuesday, the share price index was down six points at 5,406. Locally, in economic …
Australian shares are set to rise next year, after disappointing in 2010, as the global recovery remains intact and China's demand for resources endures. But market gains in 2011 are likely to remain in the single digits, according to some of …
SYDNEY (AP) — The head of Australia’s main stock exchange resigned Monday amid an investigation into allegations that a gambling company he once ran made a bribery payment several years ago to the family of Cambodia’s prime …
Woah. Woah. Woah. Hold up, hold up. What is an index fund? I hear you ask. An index fund simply pools money from investors (like you and I) and invests in the companies that make up an entire stock market index. You can buy index …