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Openpay Group (ASX:OPY) lists on ASX

Openpay Group (ASX:OPY) lists on ASX

16 Dec 2019 - Openpay Group (ASX:OPY) CEO & MD, Michael Eidel talks about its business model, size of the opportunity and how it differentiates itself from other buy now pay later (BNPL) providers.
Finance News Network
5mins
US-China trade deal 'totally done', according to Trump aide: ASX tracking 1.2% higher at noon

US-China trade deal 'totally done', according to Trump aide: ASX tracking 1.2% higher at noon

16 Dec 2019 - The ASX has risen at the open following some small positive leads from Wall Street. It is now tracking 1.2% higher at noon. On Friday US and Chinese officials announced they had finally agreed to the phase one agreement after an 18-m...
Finance News Network
3mins
Botanix Pharmaceuticals (ASX:BOT) clinical trial update

Botanix Pharmaceuticals (ASX:BOT) clinical trial update

16 Dec 2019 - Botanix Pharmaceuticals Limited (ASX:BOT) Founder Matthew Callahan talks about the company's Phase 2 US trial results for severe acne, plans for its Phase 3 trails, including FDA input, its Phase 2 atopic dermatitis study, and what i...
Finance News Network
8mins
Keytone’s (ASX:KTD) New Zealand facility gets regulatory tick of approval

Keytone’s (ASX:KTD) New Zealand facility gets regulatory tick of approval

16 Dec 2019 - Keytone Dairy Corporation (ASX:KTD) has received all regulatory approvals for its second manufacturing facility in New Zealand allowing it to manufacture and export formulated dairy nutritional products.
Finance News Network
1min
API (ASX:API) sells shares in Sigma Healthcare

API (ASX:API) sells shares in Sigma Healthcare

16 Dec 2019 - Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (ASX:API) has sold all of its shares in said that it had today Sigma Healthcare.
Finance News Network
1min
Beach (ASX:BPT) provides Beharra Springs Deep update

Beach (ASX:BPT) provides Beharra Springs Deep update

16 Dec 2019 - Beach Energy Limited (ASX:BPT) has completed flow testing at the Beharra Springs Deep-1 gas discovery in licence L11 in the Perth Basin.
Finance News Network
1min
National Veterinary Care (ASX:NVL) enters into Scheme Implementation Deed with VetPartners

National Veterinary Care (ASX:NVL) enters into Scheme Implementation Deed with VetPartners

16 Dec 2019 - VetPartners is poised to acquire 100 per cent of the issued share capital of National Veterinary Care (ASX:NVL) via a scheme of arrangement.
Finance News Network
1min
Restaurant Brands (ASX:RBD) posts strong third quarter

Restaurant Brands (ASX:RBD) posts strong third quarter

16 Dec 2019 - Restaurant Brands’ (ASX:RBD) total sales for the third quarter of the financial year rose by 5.8 per cent to $192.0 million, compared to the year-earlier period.
Finance News Network
1min
Auckland Airport (ASX:AIA) October total passenger volumes down by 1.1%

Auckland Airport (ASX:AIA) October total passenger volumes down by 1.1%

16 Dec 2019 - Auckland Airport (ASX:AIA) total passenger volumes decreased by 1.1 per cent in October 2019 versus last year.
Finance News Network
1min
Wall St finishes slightly higher following trade deal talks: Aus shares to open higher

Wall St finishes slightly higher following trade deal talks: Aus shares to open higher

16 Dec 2019 - The Australian sharemarket is set to start the week higher following positive leads from overseas markets. In the US stocks closed ever so slightly higher after China and the US agreed to a phase one trade deal. Retailer Adairs (ASX:...
Finance News Network
3mins
Global Living Room: Colombia

Global Living Room: Colombia

Luzmery Yancy Jimenez is 34 years old and lives with her husband and five children in La Mata in Columbia, a small village in the northern part of the country on the edge of the Cienaga Zapatosa, a huge, tropical wetland.
Deutsche Welle
3mins
Antarctica: Working in the icy wastes

Antarctica: Working in the icy wastes

Around 4,000 people work in the 80 or so research stations in Antarctica. "Neumayer III" is one of the few German laboratories there. One of the objects of study: the behavior of Emperor Penguins.
Deutsche Welle
6mins
South Africa: Brick replaces corrugated iron

South Africa: Brick replaces corrugated iron

Housing in Soweto used to be cheap, but more and more people are moving into the township near Johannesburg. Sound, affordable homes are rare. One start-up is on a mission to build sustainable homes from recycled building rubble.
Deutsche Welle
7mins
UK election boosts the Australian market: ASX closed 0.5% higher

UK election boosts the Australian market: ASX closed 0.5% higher

13 Dec 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the Australian share market the local bourse managed to close 0.5% higher. Stocks with significant UK businesses enjoyed gains such as Virgin Money UK (ASX:VUK) after exit polls in the UK elect...
Finance News Network
4mins
UK exit polls suggest a Boris Johnson win: ASX tracking 0.4% higher at noon

UK exit polls suggest a Boris Johnson win: ASX tracking 0.4% higher at noon

13 Dec 2019 - The ASX rose at the open and is now tracking 0.4% higher at noon. Stocks with significant UK businesses enjoyed gains such as Virgin Money UK (ASX:VUK) after exit polls in the UK election point to a Boris Johnson majority. Medical de...
Finance News Network
3mins
Infratil (ASX:IFT) downgrades earnings

Infratil (ASX:IFT) downgrades earnings

13 Dec 2019 - Infrastructure investment company, Infratil (ASX:IFT), has reduced its full year underlying EBITDAF from continuing operations by $74 million as a result of the sale of Snowtown 2.
Finance News Network
1min
Next Science (ASX:NXS) granted its first acne-related patent

Next Science (ASX:NXS) granted its first acne-related patent

13 Dec 2019 - The US Patent Office has granted Biotech company Next Science (ASX:NXS) a patent for the application of Next Science’s unique Xbio technology in its Acne gels and creams.
Finance News Network
1min
Graham Smith retires from Xero (ASX:XRO) board

Graham Smith retires from Xero (ASX:XRO) board

13 Dec 2019 - Cloud-based admin helper Xero (ASX:XRO) announced today that Graham Smith will retire from the board, stepping down as chair.
Finance News Network
1min
Citadel Group (ASX:CGL) extends Auslab agreement

Citadel Group (ASX:CGL) extends Auslab agreement

13 Dec 2019 - The Citadel Group (ASX:CGL) has signed an extension for Auslab to continue to operate for Queensland Health through to 2029.
Finance News Network
1min
UK polls to determine Brexit approach: Aus shares to open higher

UK polls to determine Brexit approach: Aus shares to open higher

13 Dec 2019 - The Australian share market is poised to open higher following positive leads from the US. Wall Street surged to fresh record highs overnight on news that US negotiators have reached the terms of a phase-one trade deal with China. Fu...
Finance News Network
4mins
Mount Gibson Iron (ASX:MGX) appoints new executive director

Mount Gibson Iron (ASX:MGX) appoints new executive director

13 Dec 2019 - The board of Mount Gibson Iron (ASX:MGX) has appointed Ding Rucai as a non executive director.
Finance News Network
1min
Adriatic Metals (ASX:ADT) lists on London Stock Exchange

Adriatic Metals (ASX:ADT) lists on London Stock Exchange

13 Dec 2019 - Adriatic Metals (ASX:ADT) began trading on the London Exchange's Main Market overnight.
Finance News Network
1min
All four banks weigh on the market: The ASX closed 0.7% lower

All four banks weigh on the market: The ASX closed 0.7% lower

12 Dec 2019 - The ASX took a dip at the open and failed to gain momentum throughout the day, closing 0.7% lower. Westpac (ASX:WBC) shares dropped today after its annual general meeting, the other three banks also took a hit weighing on the market....
Finance News Network
3mins
Redbubble (ASX:RBL) share price crashes: ASX tracking 0.6% lower

Redbubble (ASX:RBL) share price crashes: ASX tracking 0.6% lower

12 Dec 2019 - The ASX took a dip at the open and continued to fall throughout the morning. They are now tracking 0.6% lower at noon. Webjet (ASX:WEB) shares have dropped and Redbubble (ASX:RBL) shares took a huge fall today after the company revis...
Finance News Network
3mins
Westpac (ASX:WBC) ‘truly sorry’ over issues raised by AUSTRAC

Westpac (ASX:WBC) ‘truly sorry’ over issues raised by AUSTRAC

12 Dec 2019 - Embattled bank Westpac (ASX:WBC) has kicked of its AGM in Sydney this morning with Chairman Lindsay Maxsted saying the board is deeply distressed in the wake of civil proceedings brought against the bank by AUSTRAC.
Finance News Network
1min
Downer (ASX:DOW) wins $520m Logan City Council contract

Downer (ASX:DOW) wins $520m Logan City Council contract

12 Dec 2019 - Downer EDI (ASX:DOW) has won a five-year contract, valued at approximately $520 million, to plan, design and deliver water and wastewater infrastructure for Logan City Council (LCC).
Finance News Network
1min
Atls Arteria (ASX:ALX) sucessfully completes $1.35b raising

Atls Arteria (ASX:ALX) sucessfully completes $1.35b raising

12 Dec 2019 - Toll road operator, Atlas Arteria (ASX:ALX) has successfully completed its A$1.35 billion equity raising including the fully underwritten 4 for 21 pro-rata accelerated non-renounceable entitlement offer.
Finance News Network
1min
Charter Hall (ASX:CHC) launches $350m equity raising to fund property acquisitions

Charter Hall (ASX:CHC) launches $350m equity raising to fund property acquisitions

12 Dec 2019 - Charter Hall (ASX:CHC) will launch an equity raising of about $350 million to fund a number of property acquisitions worth $619 million.
Finance News Network
1min
Fed signals no rate hikes in 2020: Aus shares to open lower

Fed signals no rate hikes in 2020: Aus shares to open lower

12 Dec 2019 - The local share market looks set to open lower this morning despite stocks closing slightly higher on Wall Street yesterday after the Federal Reserve signalled it is not likely to increase rates in 2020.
Finance News Network
3mins
SEEK (ASX:SEK) successfully prices A$150m floating rate subordinated note Issuance

SEEK (ASX:SEK) successfully prices A$150m floating rate subordinated note Issuance

12 Dec 2019 - Employment platform SEEK (ASX:SEK) will issue A$150 mIllion of Floating Rate Subordinated Notes with a quarterly coupon of 3 month BBSW + 3.70 per cent.
Finance News Network
1min
Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) announces S&P ratings upgrade

Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) announces S&P ratings upgrade

12 Dec 2019 - S&P Global Ratings have upgraded the long-term issuer credit ratings for Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG), Macquarie Bank (ASX:MBL) and other Macquarie entities.
Finance News Network
1min
Shares in Webjet (ASX:WEB) fly after media speculation response: ASX closed 0.7% higher

Shares in Webjet (ASX:WEB) fly after media speculation response: ASX closed 0.7% higher

12 Dec 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the ASX the local bourse managed to close 0.7% higher after a strong afternoon rally. Webjet (ASX:WEB) rose almost 10% after dismissing media speculation that it was a takeover target. IMF Beth...
Finance News Network
4mins
Westpac-MI consumer sentiment drops 1.9%: ASX is tracking 0.2% higher at noon

Westpac-MI consumer sentiment drops 1.9%: ASX is tracking 0.2% higher at noon

12 Dec 2019 - The ASX has risen at the open despite weak leads from Wall Street. It is now tracking 0.2% higher at noon. Shares in Webjet (ASX:WEB) went up today after they responded to media speculation surrounding expressions of interest in the ...
Finance News Network
4mins
Calix (ASX:CXL) buys IER, a US supplier of Magnesion Hydroxide Liquid

Calix (ASX:CXL) buys IER, a US supplier of Magnesion Hydroxide Liquid

12 Dec 2019 - Calix (ASX:CXL) has acquired Inland Environmental Resources Inc., a US supplier of Magnesium Hydroxide Liquid (MHL).
Finance News Network
1min
Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) buys Arnott's properties in Queensland

Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) buys Arnott's properties in Queensland

12 Dec 2019 - Centuria Industrial REIT (ASX:CIP) has acquired two industrial assets via a sale and leaseback with biscuit maker Arnotts for $236 million.
Finance News Network
1min
Senex (ASX:SXY) and Orora (ASX:ORA) in a long-term gas sales agreement

Senex (ASX:SXY) and Orora (ASX:ORA) in a long-term gas sales agreement

12 Dec 2019 - Senex Energy (ASX:SXY) today announced an expansion of its natural gas sales agreement with leading manufacturer Orora (ASX:ORA), agreeing to supply 13.2 petajoules of natural gas from Project Atlas.
Finance News Network
1min
The Board of GrainCorp (ASX:GNC) has appointed a new MD and CEO

The Board of GrainCorp (ASX:GNC) has appointed a new MD and CEO

12 Dec 2019 - The Board of GrainCorp (ASX:GNC) has appointed Robert Spurway as Managing Director and CEO after completion of the planned demerger of the Company’s Malt business in early 2020.
Finance News Network
1min
US/China poised to delay tariffs: ASX set to open flat

US/China poised to delay tariffs: ASX set to open flat

11 Dec 2019 - Following a lacklustre day yesterday from the US markets, the ASX looks set to open flat this morning. It’s been reported that US and China are planning on delaying the next round of tariffs set for Sunday. The Flight Centre Travel G...
Finance News Network
3mins
AMP (ASX:AMP) announces board changes

AMP (ASX:AMP) announces board changes

11 Dec 2019 - AMP (ASX:AMP) has announced some changes to the board with the appointment of Rahoul Chowdry as a Non-Executive Director.
Finance News Network
30secs
Native Title holders upgrade of Legune Station reaches first community milestone with Seafarms Group

Native Title holders upgrade of Legune Station reaches first community milestone with Seafarms Group

11 Dec 2019 - Sustainable aquaculture company Seafarms Group (ASX:SFG) has reached its first community development milestone at Native Title holders’ upgrade of the Legune Station.
Finance News Network
1min
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

The small town of Gunzburg in southern Germany has set up its own online marketplace, with around 50 retailers. The initiative is a response to changes in consumer habits and the seemingly overwhelming competition from internet giants like Amazon.
Deutsche Welle
5mins
Secure alternatives to Google & Co.

Secure alternatives to Google & Co.

Google, Whatsapp, Gmail. Most of us use these services every day, despite privacy issues. Collaboration platforms such as Wire and email service provider Posteo offer secure alternatives. Do they stand a chance?
Deutsche Welle
5mins
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

The small town of Gunzburg in southern Germany has set up its own online marketplace, with around 40 retailers. The initiative is a response to changes in consumer habits and the seemingly overwhelming competition from internet giants like Amazon.
Deutsche Welle
4mins
Cochlear (ASX:COH) appoint former CEO Fisher & Paykel to the board: ASX closed 0.3% lower

Cochlear (ASX:COH) appoint former CEO Fisher & Paykel to the board: ASX closed 0.3% lower

10 Dec 2019 - It has been a rollercoaster day of trade for the ASX. The local bourse managed to close 0.3% lower. Companies to lose the most ground were Avita Medical (ASX:AVH), Metcash (ASX:MTS) and Perenti Global (ASX:PRN). Cochlear (ASX:COH) to...
Finance News Network
4mins
Aerometrex flies high following IPO: ASX tracking flat at midday

Aerometrex flies high following IPO: ASX tracking flat at midday

10 Dec 2019 - The ASX has been on a bit of a rollercoaster ride this morning and is now riding flat at just 0.01% lower at noon. Shares in The A2 Milk company (ASX:A2M) rose today after yesterday’s news that CEO Jayne Hrdlicka is set to leave. Sha...
Finance News Network
3mins
Starpharma's (ASX:SPL) cancer drug progresses to stage 2 trials

Starpharma's (ASX:SPL) cancer drug progresses to stage 2 trials

10 Dec 2019 - Starpharma's (ASX:SPL) prostate cancer drug DEP cabazitaxel has successfully completed its phase one trials.
Finance News Network
1min
WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC) buys South Korean customs solutions provider

WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC) buys South Korean customs solutions provider

10 Dec 2019 - Global logistics solutions group, WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC) has bought Ready Korea, a customs solutions provider in South Korea.
Finance News Network
1min
Centuria Metropolitan REIT (ASX:CMA) to buy Canberra office building

Centuria Metropolitan REIT (ASX:CMA) to buy Canberra office building

10 Dec 2019 - Centuria Metropolitan REIT (ASX:CMA) has acquired the NewActon Nishi Building commercial office property in Canberra for $256 million.
Finance News Network
1min