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Lifehacker Australia
How To Have An Office Romance (Without Getting Fired)when challenged about it, it could be grounds for dismissal. In the Fair Work
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when challenged about it, it could be grounds for dismissal. In the Fair Work Commission case Mihalopoulos versus Westpac Banking Corporation, the employer’s policy required employees to disclose romantic relationships between employees.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Westpac in talks with Charter Hall Group over Hastings Management saleand investor Charter Hall is looking to increase its funds under management pla
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
and investor Charter Hall is looking to increase its funds under management platform with the potential purchase of Westpac Banking Corp's $14.3 billion infrastructure investment business, Hastings Management. Westpac on Monday said it had... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 4pmmillion will come from elsewhere. — Reuters Australia’s Westpac in talks with
The Star / Posted yesterday
million will come from elsewhere. — Reuters Australia’s Westpac in talks with Charter Hall for Hastings funds unit sale: Westpac Banking Corp said on Monday it is in exclusive talks with Charter Hall Group for the sale of its Hastings Funds... Read more
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The Star
Australia’s Westpac in talks to sell Hastings funds unit saleSYDNEY: Westpac Banking Corp said on Monday it is in exclusive talks with Chart
The Star / Posted yesterday
SYDNEY: Westpac Banking Corp said on Monday it is in exclusive talks with Charter Hall Group for the sale of its Hastings Funds Management unit, in the latest move by a big Australian bank to offload a capital intensive division. It is the second... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Westpac looks to sell Hastings ManagementWestpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Westpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac's proposed sale of Hastings Management Proprietary Limited. Hastings is a global infrastructure real assets business which has operated for... Read more
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News.com.au
Westpac looks to sell Hastings ManagementWestpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Westpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac's proposed sale of Hastings Management Proprietary Limited. Hastings is a global infrastructure real assets business which has operated for... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Westpac looks to sell Hastings ManagementWestpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Westpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac's proposed sale of Hastings Management Proprietary Limited. Hastings is a global infrastructure real assets business which has operated for... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Westpac looks to sell Hastings ManagementWestpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Westpac Banking Corporation and Charter Hall Group have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac's proposed sale of Hastings Management Proprietary Limited. Hastings is a global infrastructure real assets business which has operated for... Read more
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Financial News Network
Charter Hall Group Announces Exclusive Discussions Commenced with Westpac for Proposed Sale of HastingsWestpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and Charter Hall Group (ASX:CHC) have ent
Financial News Network / Posted yesterday
Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and Charter Hall Group (ASX:CHC) have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac’s proposed sale of Hastings Management Proprietary Limited (Hastings). Hastings is a global infrastructure real assets... Read more
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The Star
Monday, July 24resignation of their "nominated adviser", known as NOMADs. - Reuters Westpac i
The Star / Posted yesterday
resignation of their "nominated adviser", known as NOMADs. - Reuters Westpac in talks with Charter Hall for Hastings sale: Westpac Banking Corp on Monday said it has entered exclusive talks with Charter Hall Group for the sale of its Hastings Funds... Read more
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Financial News Network
Westpac and Charter Hall in exclusive talks for sale of HastingsWestpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and Charter Hall Group (ASX:CHC) have ent
Financial News Network / Posted yesterday
Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and Charter Hall Group (ASX:CHC) have entered into exclusive discussions regarding Westpac’s proposed sale of Hastings Management Proprietary Limited. Hastings is a global infrastructure real assets business... Read more
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Financial News Network
Red finish: Aus shares close 0.67% lowervalue of trades was $5.1 billion on volume of 709 million shares at the close o
Financial News Network / Posted 4 days ago
value of trades was $5.1 billion on volume of 709 million shares at the close of trade. The top three stocks by value were Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and ANZ Banking Group (ASX:ANZ). On the... Read more
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Financial News Network
Energy beams ASX up: Aus shares close 0.51% higherof trade. The top three stocks by value were ANZ Banking Group (ASX:ANZ), Commo
Financial News Network / Posted 5 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were ANZ Banking Group (ASX:ANZ), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 39 points up. Asian markets The Nikkei is 0.61 per... Read more
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NZCity
NZ dollar falls to two-month low vs Aussiein the Australian dollar has "accelerated to an unsustainable rate and a breath
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
in the Australian dollar has "accelerated to an unsustainable rate and a breather is needed ahead of 80.00 [US cents]", Westpac Banking senior markets strategist Imre Speizer said. "Much of AUD-USD's gains have been driven by broad US dollar... Read more
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Financial News Network
Solid finish: Aus shares close 0.79% higherof 765 million shares at the close of trade. The top three stocks by value were
Financial News Network / Posted 6 days ago
of 765 million shares at the close of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and ANZ Banking Group (ASX:ANZ). On the futures market the SPI is 48 points up. Asian... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
How to have a workplace relationship without losing your jobwhen challenged about it, it could be grounds for dismissal. In the Fair Work
Business Insider Australia / Posted 6 days ago
when challenged about it, it could be grounds for dismissal. In the Fair Work Commission case Mihalopoulos versus Westpac Banking Corporation, the employer’s policy required employees to disclose romantic relationships between employees.... Read more
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Money Management
ASIC bans Perth adviser for three yearsclients and was not satisfied that Atkins: Atkins was a former authorised repr
Money Management / Posted 6 days ago
clients and was not satisfied that Atkins: Atkins was a former authorised representative of Magnitude, a subsidiary of Westpac Banking Corporation, from 11 May 2015 to 11 December 2015. He was appointed by a corporate authorised representative... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
How to have a workplace romance without anyone losing their jobwhen challenged about it, it could be grounds for dismissal. In the Fair Work
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
when challenged about it, it could be grounds for dismissal. In the Fair Work Commission case Mihalopoulos versus Westpac Banking Corporation, the employer's policy required employees to disclose romantic relationships between... Read more
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Motley Fool
Homeowners: Are you ready for 7% interest rates?dollar got a boost from the news. Which is great for Australia’s banks, like Co
Motley Fool / Posted 6 days ago
dollar got a boost from the news. Which is great for Australia’s banks, like Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) and Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC), which source a chunk of their money from overseas debt markets. The good news for... Read more
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Motley Fool
What APRA’s reforms means for your big bank shareholdingsfor authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs) that include the big banks li
Motley Fool / Posted 6 days ago
for authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs) that include the big banks like National Australia Bank Ltd(ASX: CBA) and Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC). The major banks are accredited by APRA to use a more sophisticated internal ratings... Read more
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Financial News Network
Dismal finish: Aus shares close 1.18% lowerof trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (AS
Financial News Network / Posted 7 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 67 points down. Asian markets Taking a look at how... Read more
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Motley Fool
Top broker picks 6 stocks to own as interest rate risesat the Motley Fool have uncovered! Motley Fool contributor Brendon Lau owns sh
Motley Fool / Posted 8 days ago
at the Motley Fool have uncovered! Motley Fool contributor Brendon Lau owns shares of National Australia Bank Limited and Westpac Banking. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of National Australia Bank Limited and Sydney Airport Holdings... Read more
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TheBull
Stocks to watch at the closedown 18 cents, or 0.2 per cent, at $82.94 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - down
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
down 18 cents, or 0.2 per cent, at $82.94 NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - down 21 cents, or 0.7 per cent, at $29.94 WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORP - down 11 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at $31.29 ANZ - ANZ BANKING GRP - down 11 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at... Read more
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The Star
US$, bond yields dip on inflation data as stocks soarsomething that is more sustained, in terms of the softness," said Richard Franu
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
something that is more sustained, in terms of the softness," said Richard Franulovich, senior currency strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in New York. U.S. interest rates futures rose as traders pared their viewthe Fed would increase rates... Read more
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Business Standard India
Global stocks up, dollar down as US bond yields dip on weak inflation datasomething that is more sustained, in terms of the softness," said Richard Franu
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
something that is more sustained, in terms of the softness," said Richard Franulovich, senior currency strategist at Westpac Banking Corp in New York. The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against six major rivals, was down 0.5 per... Read more
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Financial News Network
Solid finish: Aus shares close 0.49% highertrade. The top three stocks by value were Star Entertainment Group (ASX:SGR), C
Financial News Network / Posted 11 days ago
trade. The top three stocks by value were Star Entertainment Group (ASX:SGR), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 4 points up. Asian marketsTaking a look at how... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 dividend shares to buy instead of Westpac Banking Corp Whilst I think that the Westpac Banking Corp(ASX: WBC) dividend is one of the
Motley Fool / Posted 11 days ago
Whilst I think that the Westpac Banking Corp(ASX: WBC) dividend is one of the best on the market right now, many investors are reluctant to invest in the banks due to concerns over the Budget... Read more
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NZCity
NZD rises above US73c amid rate hike talkanything, inflation is tracking below the RBNZ's May projections, and next week
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
anything, inflation is tracking below the RBNZ's May projections, and next week's CPI data should confirm that." Westpac Banking Corp economists expect inflation slowed to just 0.1 per cent in the second quarter, after a 1 per cent spike... Read more
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WA Today
Australians are divided over their economy like never beforethey've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
they've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of the ratio since 2013 to 4.7 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp's consumer sentiment came in at 96.6 in July, with a reading below 100 showing pessimists outweigh... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australians are divided over their economy like never beforethey've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
they've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of the ratio since 2013 to 4.7 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp's consumer sentiment came in at 96.6 in July, with a reading below 100 showing pessimists outweigh... Read more
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The Age
Australians are divided over their economy like never beforethey've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
they've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of the ratio since 2013 to 4.7 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp's consumer sentiment came in at 96.6 in July, with a reading below 100 showing pessimists outweigh... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australians are divided over their economy like never beforethey've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
they've supported consumption by drawing on savings, resulting in a halving of the ratio since 2013 to 4.7 per cent. Westpac Banking Corp's consumer sentiment came in at 96.6 in July, with a reading below 100 showing pessimists outweigh... Read more
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Motley Fool
This stock could be a safer alternative to the Big Banksbut it’s still 0.4% in the red. But that’s still much better than National Aust
Motley Fool / Posted 13 days ago
but it’s still 0.4% in the red. But that’s still much better than National Australia Bank Ltd.’s (ASX: NAB) 3.3% decline, Westpac Banking Corp’s (ASX: WBC) 5.9% drop and Australia and New Zealand Banking Group’s (ASX: ANZ) 6.5% slump. However,... Read more
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Financial News Network
In the doldrums: Aus shares close 0.96% lowerof trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (AS
Financial News Network / Posted 13 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 54 points down. Asian marketsTaking a look at how... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Beaten down blue chips worth a look, State Street sayspart of the market. The top 20 Australian stocks in terms of size, from larges
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
part of the market. The top 20 Australian stocks in terms of size, from largest to smallest, are: Commonwealth Bank, Westpac Banking Corporation, ANZ Banking Group, National Australia Bank, Telstra, BHP Billiton, CSL, Wesfarmers, Woolworths,... Read more
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Financial News Network
Flat finish: Aus shares close 0.08% higherof trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (AS
Financial News Network / Posted 14 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 2 points lower. Asian marketsTaking a look at how... Read more
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Financial News Network
Mustering up Monday: Aus shares close 0.37% higherof 607 million shares at the close of trade. The top three stocks by value were
Financial News Network / Posted 15 days ago
of 607 million shares at the close of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP). On the futures market the SPI is 27 points... Read more
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Financial News Network
Flaky Friday: Aus shares close 0.96% lowerof trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (A
Financial News Network / Posted 18 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 44 points lower. The Nikkei is 0.33 per cent lower,... Read more
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Motley Fool
Probably, my 4 favourite ASX financial shares right noware four of my favourite ASX financial companies… I prefer NAB shares over Com
Motley Fool / Posted 18 days ago
are four of my favourite ASX financial companies… I prefer NAB shares over Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) and Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) because it has a lesser exposure to mortgages. I also like NAB shares because they are... Read more
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Motley Fool
3 high-yielding dividend shares I would buy todayI think this makes it a great option for income investors today. Motley Fool c
Motley Fool / Posted 18 days ago
I think this makes it a great option for income investors today. Motley Fool contributor James Mickleboro owns shares of Westpac Banking Corp. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of Telstra Limited. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions,... Read more
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Motley Fool
Two ways to profit from a weak Australian dollarthis is the start of even greater declines for the local currency. I’m not alo
Motley Fool / Posted 18 days ago
this is the start of even greater declines for the local currency. I’m not alone in this view either, with economists at Westpac Banking Corp(ASX: WBC) also predicting a sharp decline for the dollar. According to the most recent Westpac Weekly,... Read more
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International Business Times
SWIFT adds 22 global banks to its cross-border blockchain project Générale, Standard Bank of South Africa, Standard Chartered Bank, Sumitomo Mits
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
Générale, Standard Bank of South Africa, Standard Chartered Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, UniCredit and Westpac Banking Corporation. These banks will test and validate the PoC's blockchain application, currently under... Read more
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Financial News Network
Horizontal finish: Aus shares close 0.08% lowerof trade. The top three stocks by value were BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP), C
Financial News Network / Posted 19 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC)On the futures market the SPI is 8 points up. Asian marketsThe Nikkei is 0.49 per cent... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why the Doray Minerals Limited share price plunged 25% todaymanagement remains confident that this won’t impact its ongoing debt repayments
Motley Fool / Posted 19 days ago
management remains confident that this won’t impact its ongoing debt repayments under its existing facility with Westpac Banking Corp(ASX: WBC). At the last count, Doray’s net debt stood at $23.4 million. Should you buy the dip? As I’m... Read more
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Financial News Network
Cautious finish: ASX closes 0.36% lowerof trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (AS
Financial News Network / Posted 20 days ago
of trade. The top three stocks by value were Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA), BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP) and Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC). On the futures market the SPI is 3 points down. Asian marketsThe Nikkei is 0.22 per... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Westpac, ANZ donate $6m to charity over FX breachesWestpac and ANZ will donate $6 million to charity as part of a settlement with
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
Westpac and ANZ will donate $6 million to charity as part of a settlement with the corporate regulator. Banking giants Westpac Banking Corp and the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group will donate $6 million to charity and submit their wholesale... Read more
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Motley Fool
Are the ASX’s Big Bank shares a buy?Shares of banks like Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) and Westpac Bank
Motley Fool / Posted 20 days ago
Shares of banks like Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) and Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) have galloped higher over the past 25 years of recession-less Australia. The same could be said of National Australia Bank Ltd. (ASX: NAB) and... Read more
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Financial News Network
Banks and telcos surge: Aus shares close 1.75% highervalue of trades was $5.6 billion on volume of 770 million shares at the close o
Financial News Network / Posted 21 days ago
value of trades was $5.6 billion on volume of 770 million shares at the close of trade. The top three stocks by value were Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and BHP Billiton Limited (ASX:BHP). On the... Read more
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NZCity
NZ shares up, Spark and Westpac gainNew Zealand shares rose, led by Spark New Zealand and Westpac Banking Corp as b
NZCity / Posted 21 days ago
New Zealand shares rose, led by Spark New Zealand and Westpac Banking Corp as blue-chip stocks joined in a rally across the Tasman, while Z Energy declined amidst uncertainty about increased regulation in the petrol sector. The S&P/NZX 50 Index... Read more
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Financial News Network
Pushing up: Aus shares 1.7% higher at noon2.3 per cent to 6,590. Shares in Flexigroup Limited (ASX:FXL) have risen 3.62 p
Financial News Network / Posted 21 days ago
2.3 per cent to 6,590. Shares in Flexigroup Limited (ASX:FXL) have risen 3.62 per cent and trading at $1.86. shares in Westpac Banking Corporation (ASX:WBC) and National Australia Bank Limited (ASX:NAB) are also stronger. The least gaining... Read more
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