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Central bank tightening across Asia in 2018: Morgan Stanley

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Chief Asia and Emerging Market Equity Strategist at Morgan Stanley Jonathan F Garner spoke with Sky News Business from Hong Kong on...

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GBP Climbs on Soft Brexit and Retail Sales, but GBP/AUD Trends Lower

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Economy, Finance | 0 comments

The pound had a good start to the day on Thursday as it rose against the euro (GBP/EUR), US dollar (GBP/USD) and other major currencies,...

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ACCC opposes BP Australia’s purchase of Woolworths gas stations

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Chair Rod Sims says they oppose BP Australia’s purchase of Woolworths...

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ACCC opposes BP Australia’s purchase of Woolworths gas stations

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Chair Rod Sims says they oppose BP Australia’s purchase of Woolworths...

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FULL INTERVIEW: CSL CEO Paul Perreault

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

CSL has recently upped it game and opened an advanced manufacturing facility that is expected to create 200 high tech jobs to...

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FULL INTERVIEW: CSL CEO Paul Perreault

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

CSL has recently upped it game and opened an advanced manufacturing facility that is expected to create 200 high tech jobs to...

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CommSec: US Close 14 Dec 17

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25% to a federal funds rate target of 1.25%-1.5% at its meeting. US sharemarkets mostly...

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What You Can Buy With Bitcoin: A $76 Pizza

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Bitcoin is a virtual currency, but very few people use it to actually pay for things because of transaction fees and its rising value....

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Sterling Climbs Following Wage Growth News, GBP/AUD, GBP/EUR Higher

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017 in Economy, Finance | 0 comments

The pound climbed against other major currencies on Wednesday including the euro (GBP/EUR) after UK labour market data was released. Real...

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CommSec – Market Close 13 Dec 17 – Westfield shares soar on takeover news

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Westfield shares jumped 13.7% following news of a $32.8b takeover of the shopping centre owner. However, losses in the financial sector...

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CommSec: Market Close 12 Dec 17: ASX 200 back above 6,000

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

The ASX 200 has climbed 14 points or 0.20 percent to 6,013 – helped by strong gains from the energy and materials sectors. This post...

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Winklevoss brothers are first “bitcoin billionaires”

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Gemini co-founders Tyler Winklevoss and Cameron Winklevoss who were on board with bitcoin early on, investing in the cryptocurrency back...

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CommSec: US Mid-Session 12 Dec 17

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Stocks rebounded after the terror attack in New York City resulted in no fatalities. Apple confirmed it is looking to buy music...

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Currency Review: GBP, AUD, EUR, USD, CAD, CNY Exchange Rates

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in Economy, Finance | 0 comments

GBP – Brexit deal shows sign of unravelling – sterling cautious   Last week – Positivity surrounding Brexit negotiations...

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Optus to compensate customers over slow NBN

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Optus will compensate more than 8,700 customers who were misled about maximum NBN connection speeds. This post is from NT News. Click here...

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Bitcoin 101: What It Is, How to Invest

Posted by on Dec 9, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

The virtual currency bitcoin continues surging to new highs as a frenzy of investors get in on the action. WSJ’s Paul Vigna explains...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rate Jumps on Brexit Breakthrough

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Economy, Finance | 0 comments

The pound climbed against the euro (GBP/EUR) on Friday as the UK and EU made a breakthrough on Brexit. The GBP/EUR exchange rate managed...

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Pound Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rate Jumps on Brexit Breakthrough

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Economy, Finance | 0 comments

The pound climbed against the euro (GBP/EUR) on Friday as the UK and EU made a breakthrough on Brexit. The GBP/EUR exchange rate managed...

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Westpac hopes commission restores confidence

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Business, Finance | 0 comments

Westpac chairman Lindsay Maxsted hopes a royal commission will restore trust and confidence in the industry This post is from Geelong...

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David Walliams releases 10th novel ‘Bad Dad’

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 in Business, Entertainment, Finance, Politics | 0 comments

Comedian David Walliams is in Australia to celebrate the release of his 10th children’s novel, Bad Dad. This post is from Geelong...

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