17 Oct 2019 - The ASX dropped at the open and failed to gain momentum closing 0.8% lower. Shares in Wisetech Global (ASX:WTC) slumped today - they have entered into a trading halt pending the release of an announcement on Monday. CIMIC Group company, (ASX:CIM) and wholly owned subsidiary of CPB Contractors, Broad Construction, has been selected by the Queensland Government to help build the new Secondary College in Brisbane.
17 Oct 2019 - The ASX dropped at the open and is now tracking 0.4% lower at noon. Shares in IOOF Holdings (ASX:IFL) are on the up after ANZ (ASX:ANZ) reduced the price for the sale of its OnePath Pensions and Investments business and Aligned Dealer Groups. City Chic Collective (ASX:CCX) has finalised the acquisition of the e-commerce assets of Avenue Stores in the United States.
17 Oct 2019 - Bank of Queensland (ASX:BOQ) reports their financial year 2019 cash earnings after tax of $320 million, is down 14 per cent on financial year 2018.
17 Oct 2019 - Alumina Limited (ASX:AWC) have reported on Alcoa Corp’s quarterly earnings release, showing a 17 per cent fall in Alumina Price Index.
17 Oct 2019 - ANZ (ASX:ANZ) has reduced the price for the sale of its OnePath Pensions & Investments business and Aligned Dealer Groups to IOOF Holdings (ASX:IFL) from $975 million to $850 million.
17 Oct 2019 - Biotech company Cynata Therapeutics (ASX:CYP) has decided to withdraw from acquisition discussions with Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co.
17 Oct 2019 - IAG (ASX:IAG) has agreed to sell the whole of its 26 per cent interest in its joint venture with the State Bank of India, SBI General Insurance Company.
17 Oct 2019 - Santos (ASX:STO) released their third quarter activities report showing record production and sales volumes and the second highest quarterly sales revenue on record.
17 Oct 2019 - Following weak leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open lower this morning. Retail sales in the US saw the first decline in seven months – this could bolster potential for a third Federal Reserve interest-rate cut. Gold producer, Beacon Minerals (ASX:BCN) has acquired the Panther lease near the Jaurdi Project in Western Australia.
16 Oct 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the ASX, closing 1.3% higher. Silverlake (ASX:SLR) and Nearmap (ASX:NEA) shot up today. Shares in the Afterpay Touch Group (ASX:APT) slumped today. Westpac–MI Leading Index is showing economic growth rate is now well below trend after slipping further in September to its lowest level in four years. Sienna Cancer Diagnostics (ASX:SDX) CEO Matthew Hoskin will be stepping down.