Category: Finance

Euro falls on German election result

Euro falls on German election result

The Euro has snapped a rally and fallen on the back of a worse than expected result for Angela Merkel in the German election. With her...

The Big Four dump ATM fees

The Big Four dump ATM fees

Banks have signalled the end of ATM withdrawal fees with all four major banks announcing yesterday they had scrapped them. The Commonwealth...

The market in the week ahead

The market in the week ahead

It was a mixed performance for markets last week on the back of geopolitical tensions with North Korea and the prospect of the Fed raising...

RBA governor Philip Lowe flags higher interest rates

RBA governor Philip Lowe flags higher interest rates

Reserve Bank of Australia governor Governor Philip Lowe says Australians should expect higher rates but has not indicated when that will...

Fed flags one more rate hike and three for 2018

Fed flags one more rate hike and three for 2018

The US Federal Reserve has kept its benchmark interest rate at 1 per cent but has indicated one more rate hike is likely this year. The Fed...

Introducing the new generation of small businesses

The growing demands of today’s consumer, along with the changing face of leadership, have influenced an influx of inspiration and ideas...

ANZ tips two rate hikes over the next year

ANZ tips two rate hikes over the next year

The ANZ has tipped the era of low interest rates will end next year. It’s predicted the Reserve Bank of Australia will be raising rates...

Australian dollar edges above 80 cents

Australian dollar edges above 80 cents

The Australian dollar has climbed back above US80 cents, partly reflecting weakness in the greenback in the lead up to this week’s...

CBS wins battle for the Ten Network

CBS wins battle for the Ten Network

American broadcaster CBS has emerged as the likely winning bidder of the embattled Ten Network after creditors voted Ten Network creditors...

RBA focuses on debt, dollar and wages

RBA focuses on debt, dollar and wages

The Reserve Bank of Australia is becoming more upbeat about the state of the workforce, particularly in states decimated by the downturn in...