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
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
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 …
DEFINITION of 'Australian Stock Price Riskless Indexed Note - ASPIRIN' A zero-coupon bond with a return linked to the Australian all-ordinaries stock index. The bond has a four-year maturity and is repayable at face value, with a yield …
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Singapore’s stock exchange has unveiled an agreed takeover bid for its Australian equivalent in a drive to compete with the region’s other financial powerhouses, Hong Kong and Tokyo. Under the proposed deal, the merger between SGX …
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 …
With the Colombo bourse now on a bull run posting a one-year closing high on Friday on the back of continued foreign buying, the Colombo Stock Exchange reported a "surge" of Australian buying following the recent Invest in Sri Lanka …
Disclaimer: This Working Paper should not be reported as representing the views of the IMF.The views expressed in this Working ... unexpected changes in macroeconomic variables and Australian stock returns over the period 1980-1991. …