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IWD 2024: Empowering New Investors with Clear Communication
Last month
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Clear, accessible shareholder communication is vital to empower a growing generation of female investors, in an increasingly complex financial climate.
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Six cybersecurity stocks worthy of consideration – report
Mon, 30th Oct 2023
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From 2021 to 2022, a surge of 38% in global cyber attacks was observed, costing organisations an average of more than $4 million in intrusion costs.
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ACY Securities partners with Currencycloud to aid trade market access
Fri, 16th Jun 2023
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ACY Securities partners with Currencycloud to accelerate their clients' access to trade in the global market using Currencycloud’s plug-and-play platform.
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Energy sector leads turbulence across global economy
Mon, 6th Jul 2020
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Exxon Mobil – the largest United States oil and gas company – suffered the hardest hit, losing a market cap of US$82.02 billion in the last six months.
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US oil & energy providers hit by plunging market cap in 1H 2020
Fri, 19th Jun 2020
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As the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic continues to lead many market sectors into turbulence, the energy sector has not escaped unscathed.
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Sydney IT consultant charged with insider trading and unauthorised access to data
Tue, 15th May 2018
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Steven Oakes faces 115 charges, including insider trading and destroying ASIC-required data.
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Xero climbs into ASX100 as Vocus Group dropped
Fri, 9th Mar 2018
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Xero, the New Zealand-based cloud accounting software, has been added to the ASX100, while telecommunications company Vocus Group is removed.
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Samsung posts healthy Q4 profit and 50:1 stock split
Thu, 1st Feb 2018
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Samsung shares surge on robust profits and planned 50:1 stock split.
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Global warning as spam attacks target stock market manipulation
Thu, 4th May 2017
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Sophisticated spam blitz threatens markets as Retarus flags a botnet's discreet bid to skew a Latvian stock's value.
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Okta celebrates going public on the Nasdaq Stock Market
Mon, 10th Apr 2017
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The enterprise software company is quickly becoming a household name in APAC with great inroads in Australia and New Zealand.
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GeoOp to raise $2.4M in private placement to fund Australian growth, SPP to follow
Tue, 25th Aug 2015
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GeoOp to raise $2.4m to fund expansion in Australia through private placement to foreign investors, senior management and the board.
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Rakon back to profit
Thu, 21st May 2015
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Rakon swings to £3.2m profit, despite higher debt, shifting production out of the UK to boost margins.
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While you were sleeping: JPMorgan Chase delivers
Wed, 15th Apr 2015
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Wall Street advanced, pushing the Dow and the S&P 500 higher, after JPMorgan Chase reported better-than-expected earnings and energy stocks rose with.
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FMA found nothing untoward in SkyCity share trading before casino statement
Thu, 9th Apr 2015
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The Financial Markets Authority says it found nothing of concern in trading of SkyCity Entertainment Group shares ahead of a government announcement t.
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NZX share trading rises for second month in March
Tue, 7th Apr 2015
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The volume and value of cash trading on New Zealand's stock market rose for the second consecutive month in March as the NZX 50 Index rose to record l.
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Diligent names Brian Stafford as new CEO; Sodi to focus on product design and development
Wed, 1st Apr 2015
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Diligent Board Member Services, the governance software developer, named former McKinsey partner Brian Stafford as its president and chief executive,.
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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise, led by A2 on ASX debut
Tue, 31st Mar 2015
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NZ shares edge up, with A2's ASX debut fuelling a 12% surge amid broader mixed results.
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While you were sleeping: US durable goods orders drop
Thu, 26th Mar 2015
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Stocks on Wall Street and in Europe slid after an unexpected drop in US durable goods orders bolstered concern about the strong greenback and its impa.
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Auckland Airport international passenger numbers rise 5.4% in February, on jump in Chinese
Mon, 23rd Mar 2015
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Auckland International Airport said international passenger numbers through New Zealand's busiest gateway rose 5.
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While you were sleeping: Weak data quell rate rise fear
Tue, 17th Mar 2015
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Wall Street advanced as weaker-than-expected data on US manufacturing and the housing industry bolstered hopes the Federal Reserve might affirm that i.
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NZOG says acceptances in Cue takeover lift holding to 27%, close to target
Fri, 13th Mar 2015
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New Zealand Oil and Gas said acceptances under its hostile takeover offer for ASX-listed Cue Energy Resources lift its interest in the target company.
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While you were sleeping: Pressure eases on Fed
Fri, 13th Mar 2015
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Wall Street gained after a surprise drop in US retail sales bolstered hope that Federal Reserve policy makers might not be in a rush to raise interest.
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While you were sleeping: Greenback extends rally
Thu, 12th Mar 2015
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Wall Street seesawed as the US dollar continued its climb amid bets the Federal Reserve is gearing up to lift interest rates as early as June.
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While you were sleeping: Dollar strength hits stocks, oil
Wed, 11th Mar 2015
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Wall Street dropped as the US dollar continued to strengthen amid bets the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates soon.