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Wells Fargo Narrows Gap to Aussie Banks in Down Under Bond Sale
Wells Fargo & Co. is getting as good a deal as Australia's more highly-rated lenders in the nation's bond market as hunger for credit cuts borrowing costs.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Lending outstrips deposits again
Australian banks have relied on wholesale finance to bridge a funding gap for the fourth month in a row, as an expansion in lending continues to outstrip deposit growth.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Australia shares trade at 6-year highs, resources cap gains
Australian shares added 0.3 percent on Thursday to hit another six-year high with the banking sector and an uptick on Wall Street supporting gains.
American Express Credit Corp Files (8-K) Disclosing Results of Operations and Financial Condition
The amendment to the Credit Facility provides that the maturity date of Tranche A of the Credit Facility, which provides the Company with a revolving credit facility with a borrowing capacity of .
Australia shares close at 6-year high, CBA at all-time high
Australian shares added 0.6 percent on Wednesday to close at a fresh six-year high with all major sectors gaining, though volumes remained relatively subdued as investors eyed the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Australia shares steady, Healthscope debuts at listing price
Australian shares steadied on Monday to recover from an earlier dip as a weakness on Wall Street and metal prices was offset by an uptick in gold, though the financials dragged slightly as investors mostly stood at the sidelines.
NAB Sells 625 Million Pounds of U.K. Loans to Cerberus
National Australia Bank Ltd. , the nation's biggest lender by assets, agreed to sell a 625-million-pound parcel of mostly non-performing commercial property loans in the U.K. to an affiliate of Cerberus Global Investors.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
CBA Names Callinan to Oversee Review Panel
Former High Court judge, Ian Callinan, has been named to chair an independent review panel by the Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Midway Gold Corp Files (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a Material...
MIDWAY GOLD CORP FILES Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant , as borrower entered into a credit agreement with Commonwealth Bank of Australia , as administrative agent, collateral agent and the initial lender for the ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Australia shares nudge higher on China PMI; banks lead
Australian shares added 0.2 percent on Thursday, extending a six-year high, as Wall Street climbed and sentiment was boosted by a preliminary Chinese manufacturing index rising at its fastest pace in 18 months.
need2know: Record night on Wall St
Local shares are poised to edge higher at the open, lifted in part by a generally positive day on Wall Street where the S&P 500 reached a record on Apple's latest quarterly results.
Australian banks cut fixed mortgage rates as RBA seen on hold
Two of Australia's biggest banks cut their fixed-rate home loans on Wednesday in a move analysts said reflected lower borrowing costs and expectations that the Reserve Bank of Australia will keep rates at record lows.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Australia shares flat, investors wary over crises in Gaza & Ukraine
Australian shares were mostly flat on Tuesday, hovering near six-year highs, as investors remained cautious over the escalating crises in Gaza and Ukraine, but gains in oil, gold and other metals helped to contain broader losses.
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Midway Closes US$55 Million Project Finance Facility with...
The Loan Facility is with Commonwealth Bank of Australia and will be used to fund continued development of the Company's 100%-owned .
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Australia shares tick higher, though constrained by resources
Australian shares rose 0.2 percent on Monday, underpinned by a rebound on Wall Street and a robust banking sector, though gains were limited by the resources sector as metals prices fell.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald
CBA lifts education standards for advisers
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia will demand higher education qualifications from its financial planners as it moves to repair the damage caused by some financial advisers providing poor advice to investors.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
$5.4 billion wasted during collaboration projects in Australia: Deloitte
The Australian collaboration economy is worth $46 billion but $5.4 billion is wasted on overlong meetings, distractions and failed projects, according to a new Deloitte report.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Australian shares flat but Chinese GDP, miners buoy sentiment
Australian shares traded flat on Wednesday, with gains in big miners on the back of improving iron ore prices and a slight pick-up in Chinese GDP offseting worries sparked by U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's comments about overvalued stocks.
Shares flat as investors mull Murray
Early gains on the sharemarket were erased after bank stocks suffered a late morning decline as the interim report from the financial system inquiry spooked shareholders.