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Mobile tech makes virtual AGM app-ealing
Technology company Omni Market Tide has developed a mobile platform that allows shareholders to take part in annual general meetings remotely.
Aussie incomes not growing: Clearview MD
Clearview expects to lift full-year underlying net profit by 30-35 per cent and its ambition is to target the middle of the life insurance market.
Insider role in Bangladesh Bank heist
Investigators tracking down hackers responsible for one of the world's biggest cyber thefts now say it could have involved Bangladesh Bank officials.
Ex-Zurich Insurance CEO found dead
Former Zurich Insurance CEO Martin Senn has taken his own life, the company says, the second senior executive to die in this way in three years.
ImpediMed expands monitoring technology
ImpediMed looks to expand its fluid status and body composition monitoring technology, signing a five year master clinical trial agreement with Mayo Clinic.
Highfield signs first potash offtake
Highfield Resources has secured its first potash offtake with three large fertiliser companies, active in the Spanish and French markets.
Exterra follows up Linden drilling
Exterra Resources has started follow-up drilling at the Golden Orb, Hill North and Hill East prospects at its Linden gold project.
Citadel buys software company
Citadel Group will buy Kapish, an Australian software and services company, for $17.5 million, equating to a multiple of 5x FY16 sustainable EBITDA.
Figures in line with plodding GDP growth
The latest economic indicators show Australia's growth in right in line with the plodding average of the past decade.
Bonds sag as US rate hike odds firm
Australian bond prices have continued to slide after the US Federal Reserve confirmed further rate hikes were on the table.