Sunday, 20 April 2014

Markets

  • SFR, Vodafone set to unveil network-sharing partnership

    19:25 | 20/4/14
    Seeking Alpha
    The partnership will cover several areas and will give SFR's professional clients access to Vodafone's network world-wide. more»
  • What is Alibaba really worth?

    19:07 | 20/4/14
    CNBC.com
    The Chinese e-commerce giant is expected soon to file its initial documents for a public offering in the U.S., revealing for the first time what goes on inside a company estimated to control 80 percent of China's e-commerce market. more»
  • Marcus Hook refinery gets makeover as natural gas hub

    19:05 | 20/4/14
    Philly.com
    Jonathan Hunt, director of operations of Sunoco's Marcus Hook Industrial Complex, talks April 14, 2014 about his company's plan to demolish Sunoco old petroleum refinery's into one that handles Marcellus Shale natural gas liquids. Sunoco Logistics is ... more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
GNEORDINARY1.810164,743,2260.26016.77%
XROXero Ltd29.00952,5240.953.39%
TELTelecom Corp2.63031,320,6770.0200.75%
DILDiligent Board Member Services4.750857,6670.3006.74%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.17512,327,5720.0201.73%
 
Recent News
  • Personal Finance: When choosing colleges, how to calculate the money factor.

    19:01 | 20/4/14
    Sacramento Bee
    Their twins, Emma and Justin, have been accepted to a host of public and private universities, from UC Santa Barbara to New York University. ... “It's only limited by the energy and interest the student has in exploring with it,” said John Merris-Coots ... more»
  • The Geopolitics of the Snowden Files

    18:56 | 20/4/14
    lareviewofbooks
    Latin American asylum would have made the most sense for Snowden; his mistake may have been not going to Havana or Caracas in the first place, and then sorting out a final asylum arrangement from there. more»
  • Hometown U: UAA bike-share will make campus easier to navigate

    18:51 | 20/4/14
    Anchorage Daily News
    They were introduced April 10 during Sustainability Week, when student groups featured events and information sessions on renewable energy, local foods, recycling and alternative transportation. Cities like New York and ... The campus accommodates 1 ... more»
  • Royal and Ancient Golf Club likely to admit women, finally

    18:45 | 20/4/14
    Lancaster Newspapers
    The R&A is the linchpin of that group because of the position it holds in the world of golf from a global, local and iconic perspective. more»
  • After years of back and forth, another delay for Keystone XL pipeline

    18:33 | 20/4/14
    Omaha World-Herald
    The State Department's January report estimated that 180,000 barrels per day are being transported by rail from the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin, amounting to nearly 22 percent of the volume that the Keystone XL could carry. ... Two would carry ... more»
  • Will Chelsea Clinton run for the White House one day?

    18:33 | 20/4/14
    The Guardian
    Last week, publications across the world - from the Daily Mail to the Washington Post - raced first to cover Chelsea Clinton's declaration to US business magazine Fast Company that she would, in certain circumstances, consider running for public office ... more»
  • After months of recreational marijuana sales, Weld experiences few issues

    18:33 | 20/4/14
    Greeley Tribune
    She's been with Cannabis Care for about 3 1/2 years, and her father, George Campbell, helped her get the job. Her son, Brandon Beach, joined the store a few months ... XG Platinum Inc., formerly Cloud 9 Caregivers, was the first to begin selling in ... more»
  • Building high potential pool

    18:33 | 20/4/14
    Korea Times
    In addition, publicly traded regional top company winners report, on average, a nearly 9 percent higher total shareholder return over the last three years. Over the last decade, there has been no .... One of the Asia Pacific winners of Top Company for ... more»
  • Islamist plot in schools: At last, Ofsted knows it must act

    18:30 | 20/4/14
    Telegraph.co.uk
    The Bishop of Birmingham, David Urquhart, accused the media of “demonising sections of the community”. Parts of the BBC have been doing ... At Nansen, there were “no lessons in the humanities, arts or music” for Year 6, and “limited” teaching in Year 5 ... more»
  • Reliance Industries divests Peru oil block stake

    18:22 | 20/4/14
    Economic Times
    A month earlier, RIL had acquired Irish hydrocarbons producer Pan Andean Resources' 90 per cent stake in block 141 in Peru. more»
  • Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    18:22 | 20/4/14
    7Online WSVN-TV
    Bart Moudy, a construction manager from Etna, a town south of Jackson, said he has been keeping a close eye on the slide as the small cracks initially seen at the top of the slope widened. "It's a little reminder of where we live - in a dynamic region ... more»
  • Disgruntled homeowners call for probe of HCL subsidiary

    18:20 | 20/4/14
    Trinidad News
    Another resident who spoke to Sunday Newsday, said several residents have come together to form an interest group to highlight their concerns to SRWL and to demand action. more»
  • A Modest Proposal for a Swift Middle East Peace

    18:20 | 20/4/14
    American Thinker
    Swift would quickly become aware that another group of Palestinians live in what the Jordanian Kingdom, when it illegally controlled the area between 1949 and 1967, named the “West Bank,” the area west of the River Jordan. more»
  • Defusing the 2014 myth

    18:11 | 20/4/14
    Himal Southasian
    The International Crisis Group report titled 'Afghanistan: The Long, Hard Road to the 2014 Transition' claimed that there is a strong likelihood of a government collapse. more»
  • Gasping for air: Wind energy industry seen under siege

    18:11 | 20/4/14
    Albuquerque Journal
    Wind's chief fossil-fuel rival, the gas industry, can form master limited partnerships that allow pipeline operators to avoid paying income tax, which helps drive down the cost of natural gas. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,103130.25%
COMP4,09690.23%
DJI16,409160.10%
SP5001,86530.14%
DAX9,410920.99%
FTSE6,625410.62%
NI22514,516990.68%
TWI79.600.110.14%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3810.0000.01%
NZDUSD0.85680.00090.10%
AUDUSD0.93240.00020.02%
NZDAUD0.91930.00020.02%