Wednesday, 17 September 2014

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  • Think tank backs changes to Pell by pointing out tricks colleges play with ...

    19:07 | 17/9/14
    Inside Higher Ed
    Thorp said the goal is to get the percentage of Pell recipients to be comparable to that of Washington Unviversity's peers -- in the 12- to 14-percent range. New America also looked at colleges that admit a large number of Pell students ... “Indeed, it ... more»
  • New Zealand dollar continues to slide

    18:36 | 17/9/14
    Radio New Zealand
    The New Zealand dollar gained half a US cent overnight, but then resumed its downward slide. ASB Bank head of external foreign exchange sales Tim Kelleher said the rally did not last after traders examined the details of the global dairy trade auction. more»
  • Six in a row as Australian shares drop again

    18:33 | 17/9/14
    Sydney Morning Herald
    Commonwealth Bank of Australia lost 1.1 per cent to $77.35, while Westpac Banking Corporation dipped 1.8 per cent to $32.90. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,142470.92%
COMP4,553340.75%
DJI17,1321010.59%
SP5001,999150.75%
DAX9,633270.28%
FTSE6,810170.25%
NI22515,889230.14%
TWI78.380.130.16%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2950.0000.02%
NZDUSD0.81830.00070.09%
AUDUSD0.90680.00080.09%
NZDAUD0.90180.00010.01%