Hard on the heels of Peter Hall launching a $90 million raising for his listed invested company Hunter Hall Global Value, Geoff Wilson's Wilson Asset Management has followed suit, with a $90 million raising.
Misa Han The European Central Bank's quantitative easing will weigh on bond yields, driving investors to high-yielding stocks such as Rio, analysts predict.
James B Stewart That the Nasdaq composite index closed over 5,000 this week for the first time in 15 years is a testament to the transformative power of capitalism. Today's Nasdaq bears little resemblance to the tech index during the height of the dotcom bubble.
Liam Vaughan There's a record number of company spinoffs and divestments globally, and a large number of those deals leak undetected to inside traders, a team of US finance professors has found.
Jack Ewing The European Central Bank will begin its big new stimulus program on Monday, the bank's president, Mario Draghi, said, as he predicted improvements in the economy and in the eurozone's inflation picture as a result of the effort.
Max Mason Markets were busy overnight with iron ore slumping below $US60 per tonne as the Australian dollar dropped to US77.60¢.
Colin Kruger There's nothing like a Keating vintage spray to remind us what's missing from our current batch of puppies in Parliament house.
Local shares are poised to open flat as investors reposition for China’s growth outlook and the European Central Bank’s bond buying program.
Philip Wen China has cut its growth target to the lowest level in 15 years, as its leaders seek to curb the side effects of a generation of heady economic development which include official corruption, polluted skies and severe imbalances in the economy.
Jonathan Shapiro Australia's $109 billion sovereign wealth fund has emerged as an investor in high-end fashion website Moda Operandi as it seeks to invest directly in promising technology start-ups.