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Asian banks rush to top up capital as stars align
Global enthusiasm for subordinated bank debt is reaching Asia, with at least two landmark offerings of so-called "bail-in" bonds set to price before the end of this week.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Taiwan's central bank forecast to maintain key interest rates
If the central bank has not changed its interest rates in the past 10 quarters. "We maintain our view that the central bank will remain on hold in the near term," ANZ said in a research note, citing the fact that Taiwan's consumer price index registered a slight annual drop in February.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Sun Mar 02, 2014
UPDATE 1-Australia job ads jump in a promising omen for hiring
Australian job advertisements in newspapers and on the Internet jumped by the most in over four years in February, a rare piece of goods news on employment that presages a pick-up in hiring after months of weakness.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Macquarie Leasing Pty LTD Files (8-K) Disclosing Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 8.01 Other Events The consolidated financial statements of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited and its subsidiaries as of , respectively are incorporated by reference in the registration statement on Form S-3 of the Registrant and the prospectus supplement relating to SMART ABS Series 2014-1US Trust.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Japan's Daiwa and ANZ form tie in M&A advisory business
Japanese brokerage Daiwa Securities Group Inc said on Tuesday it had agreed in principle to an alliance with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd in the business of advising on mergers and acquisitions.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Australia shares edge higher, banks, resources support
Australian shares held firm at 3-1/2 month highs on Monday, pushing modestly higher in a choppy morning underpinned by gains in resources and banking stocks.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Washington Post
NAB First-Quarter Cash Profit Up 7% on Lower Bad Debt Charge
National Australia Bank Ltd., the country's largest lender by assets, reported a 7 percent rise in first-quarter profit on lower bad debt charges and flagged a possible increase in provisions for its U.K. business.
Australia stocks improve, with banks, miners up
Among the largest banks, Australia & New Zealand Banking Group fell 2.5% after posting a 7% gain in fiscal-first-quarter cash earnings.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Asian Stocks Cap 1st Weekly Gain This Year on China, U.S.
Asian shares rose, with the regional benchmark capping its first weekly gain this year, as China's trade data beat estimates and Janet Yellen's first official address as head of the Federal Reserve buoyed optimism about the U.S. economy.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
ANZ First-Quarter Profit Rises 13% on Lower Impairments
Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd. , Australia's third-largest bank by market value, said its first-quarter cash profit climbed 13 percent from a year earlier on higher lending and lower bad debt charges.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
NZ shares gain on upbeat Australian figures
New Zealand stocks rose as earnings growth from Australia & New Zealand Banking Group and signs of an improving Australian economy lifted sentiment on companies doing business across the Tasman, such as Fletcher Building and Ebos Group.
Asian Stocks Outside Japan Gain Fourth Day Before Yellen Speech
A gauge of Asian stocks outside Japan rose, extending gains into a fourth day and heading for a two-week high, before Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen delivers her first testimony on monetary policy.
UPDATE 1-ANZ Q1 cash profit up 13 pct, helped by Asia growth
Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd, Australia's third-largest bank by market value, on Tuesday reported a 13 percent rise in first-quarter cash profit, putting it on track to meet its growth targets for this year.