Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Markets

  • African Technologists Write Nigeria On Ebola

    20:48 | 17/9/14
    Vanguard
    These tasks including stronger political commitment, establishment of a critical national database centre and establishment of National Health Emergencies News & Information Radio Station, are contained in a letter written by the Africa Emergency ... more»
  • £300000 fine and 13 year ban for St James Place Wealth partner

    20:40 | 17/9/14
    Wiltshire Business
    Between 2004 and 2010, Peter Thomas Carron, formerly a senior partner at St James's Place Wealth Management Plc (St James's Place), advised 11 clients to invest a total of £2.4m in three companies of which he was director and majority shareholder ... more»
  • Agriterra Halts Cocoa Operations, Gets USD5.6 Million From Settlement

    20:37 | 17/9/14
    London South East
    The pan-African agricultural group said that due to the Ebola outbreak and precautionary restrictions on travelling in Sierra Leone, it has curtailed its activities in the region. more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.9455,251,4590.1053.44%
SKCSky City3.6102,685,9170.1203.22%
FBUFletcher Building8.780810,8560.1501.68%
GNEGenesis Energy Limited1.9002,167,1670.0402.06%
AIAAuckland International Airport3.7201,422,2510.0551.46%
 
Recent News
  • Fitch Assigns MPM's Notes 'BB-' Final Rating

    20:26 | 17/9/14
    Reuters
    Not only will the business incur start-up losses, but it will also enter a highly competitive sector where the Nissan group of brands' market share is small relative to its competitors. ... Contacts: Primary Analyst Nandini Vijayaraghavan Director ... more»
  • Strong Euro Dents 1st-Half Profits for Zara Owner

    20:15 | 17/9/14
    ABC News
    Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, which owns Zara stores, says net profit fell by 2.4 percent in the first half of 2014 despite robust sales, mainly due to the impact of a strong euro. The company said Wednesday that profit for February to July was 928 ... more»
  • Miners lift FTSE 100; eyes on Scotland, central banks

    20:13 | 17/9/14
    MarketWatch
    MADRID (MarketWatch) - The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index moved slightly higher on Wednesday, supported by gains for mining companies, as investors focused on central banks and tried to stay calm ahead of a nearing referendum on Scottish independence. more»
  • Big four banks help drag share market down; Australian dollar holds steady ...

    20:03 | 17/9/14
    ABC Online
    Among the other players in the sector, Bendigo Adelaide Bank fell 1.9 per cent and the Bank of Queensland lost 1.4 per cent, but Macquarie Group gained 0.4 per cent. more»
  • EURNOK on Watch list for Potential Long-term Sell

    19:52 | 17/9/14
    FXstreet.com
    This could be in the form of a bearish pin bar reversal (supported by a confluence of bearish reversal RSI or Stochastic divergence) and/or a reversal on the hourly timeframe. more»
  • FTSE up on mixed bag as Scotland decision looms

    19:52 | 17/9/14
    Interactive Investor
    FTSE indices tiptoed up this morning with resources, retail and financial stocks the cues against a market generally cautious ahead of the Scotland referendum. Wall St rose overnight, while Asian markets were mixed. Shortly after the open, the FTSE 100 ... more»
  • SA CPI, and US FOMC

    19:52 | 17/9/14
    FXstreet.com
    It is the policy of The Standard Bank Group Limited and its worldwide affiliates and subsidiaries (together the “Standard Bank Group”) that research analysts may not be involved in activities in a way that suggests that he or she is representing the ... more»
  • Four Common Core 'flimflams'

    19:52 | 17/9/14
    Washington Post (blog)
    Award-winning Principal Carol Burris of South Side High School in New York was once a supporter of the Common Core but came to be a critic after her state began to implement the initiative. (You can read some of her work on the .... According to a ... more»
  • Market Commentary: Nine-month trend of low European consumer conf...

    19:52 | 17/9/14
    MaltaToday
    U.K. online retailer Asos reported fourth-quarter sales that saw a rise of 15 percent but the company highlighted that profits next year would be limited due to an uptick in investment; shares opened the session 14 percent lower and closed ... more»
  • Beaufort Securities Breakfast Today including DekelOil, Tertiary Minerals ...

    19:30 | 17/9/14
    Proactive Investors UK
    With its strategic partners, solid financials and well-planned drilling campaign, Falkland Oil and Gas is likely to take advantage of the opportunities from potential prospects across the Falkland Islands. more»
  • Extensive Usage in MRI & NMR, Electronics, and R&D Sectors Drives the Global ...

    19:30 | 17/9/14
    DigitalJournal.com
    Superconducting materials are currently being widely used in MRI & Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR), electronics, science and R&D areas for developing environment-friendly, and energy efficient solutions. However, the industry is presently focusing on ... more»
  • Tom Temple Joins One, Inc. as Vice President, Sales

    19:30 | 17/9/14
    Insurance News Net
    One, Inc. , a provider of software and services to the insurance industry, today announced that Tom Temple has been named Vice President, Sales. more»
  • Senior Calendar (Sept. 17)

    19:18 | 17/9/14
    Las Cruces Sun-News
    Free but space is limited. Info: Parks and Recreation Department, 575-541-2550. TTY number, 575-541-2772. Balance training offered: The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department and New Mexico State University are offering a free fitness class ... more»
  • Ebola survivor: No time to waste as Obama ups aid

    19:17 | 17/9/14
    Kansas City Star
    Obama called the Ebola crisis a threat to world security as he ordered up to 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the region along with an aggressive effort to train health care workers and deliver field hospitals. more»
  • Learn about student aid in November

    19:07 | 17/9/14
    Rutland Herald
    Learn about student aid in November BENNINGTON - The Vermont Student Assistance Corp. will offer free workshops in November to high schools in Bennington and Arlington to help families plan how to pay for college and training after high school. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,142470.92%
COMP4,553340.75%
DJI17,1321010.59%
SP5001,999150.75%
DAX9,682490.51%
FTSE6,805120.18%
NI22515,889230.14%
TWI78.390.130.17%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2960.0010.05%
NZDUSD0.81840.00060.07%
AUDUSD0.90760.00000.00%
NZDAUD0.90190.00000.00%