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Bank Loans For Australian Businesses At All Time High
January 15 2015 12:15 PM
The strategy revived business confidence unlike other economies that are still struggling with recessionary trends.
‘Blue Bloods' Season 5 Recap: Episode 11 'Baggage' Aired On Jan. 9, 2015, Danny And Baez Investigate A Bank Robbery That Involved Army Veterans [WATCH VIDEOS]
January 11 2015 11:47 PM
In the show’s 100th episode, the Reagans solved two cases, with one involving a group of Army veterans who robbed a bank and another involving a street artist named Spanky and a bomb scare.
UK Economy No Longer In ‘Lucky Years’ -- Report
January 07 2015 12:07 PM
Many of the economies in Europe may not have fully recovered from the severe recession that hit the globe in 2008.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon December 23, 2014
December 23 2014 5:58 PM
Local shares continued to lose ground over the course of Tuesday afternoon. The four preceding sessions saw the ASX 200 rise by 290 points or 5.5%. Local participants shrugged off the positive tone that featured in US and European trade overnight, to the extent that the market ended at the lows of the day.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon December 22, 2014
December 22 2014 7:19 PM
Australian shares improved for the fourth straight day with the ASX 200 Index up 1.9 per cent and finishing near intraday highs. Generally markets are quiet as we approach Christmas; however a surge in oil and iron ore prices on Friday have helped both energy and mining industries gain strongly.
Top 10 Google Search Tricks And Tips
December 16 2014 11:33 AM
Here is a list of Google search tricks and tips.
Buying A House In Australia May Get Cheaper But Rents May Rise If Negative Gearing Law Goes
December 11 2014 12:48 PM
The current system with negative gearing may be benefitting the wealthy investors and making it difficult for first time house buyers.
Canadian Consumer Debt Soaring To Unsustainable Levels, Warns Rating Agency
December 09 2014 5:13 PM
If things are not brought under control, mortgage bubble can burst many banks.
Canada's Calgary Housing Market Buoyant Despite Concerns Over Falling Oil Prices
December 03 2014 1:20 AM
Calgary is considered a more affordable market than Vancouver and Toronto.
New Zealand Labour Leader Andrew Little Bats For Widening Party Base: Redefines Working Class
December 02 2014 5:03 PM
Technology changes have made the old world definition of working class redundant.
Australian Dollar Outlook – December 2, 2014
December 02 2014 11:49 AM
The focus turns to the RBA. Rates are expected to remain unchanged, but the statement is likely to be AUD dovish.
‘Big Brother Australia’ Past Favourites Chrissie Swan, Regina Bird and Ryan ‘Fitzy’ Fitzgerald Returning for Grand Finale – Report
November 26 2014 5:08 PM
"Big Brother Australia" is reportedly brining back Regina Bird, Chrissie Swan and Ryan Fitzgerald for the 2014 grand finale on Wednesday.
‘First Contact’ Participant Sandy Quits Show Following Racist Remarks [VIDEO]
November 19 2014 8:11 AM
"First Contact" participant Sandy was labelled a racist after sharing her views about Aboriginal people in the show.
Mortgage Repayments To Go Up $100 Monthly If Australian Banks Are Forced To Hike Capital In Reserve
November 03 2014 11:36 AM
ANZ Bank opposes the plan by the Australian government to force lenders to have larger capital buffers because of its impact on consumers who would end up paying $100 more on their monthly amortisations.
Despite RBA Decision To Hold Key Lending Rate, Banks Offer Mortgage Season Promos
October 08 2014 10:01 AM
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) left on Tuesday the overnight cash rate unchanged at its record-low rate of 2.5 per cent, set in August 2013. However, the RBA decision did not deter lenders from revising some of their mortgage rates by offering season promotions such as cash-back deals and waived fees for new home loans.
Survey Forecasts RBA Overnight Cash Rate Hike By Q3 2015, New Normal Interest Rate To Rise To 4% In Next 2-3 Years
October 07 2014 12:37 PM
A survey made by finder.com.au, one of the biggest comparison Web sites in Australia, found that an increase in the overnight cash rate by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) would likely come at the earliest by the third quarter of 2015.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 24, 2014
September 24 2014 5:52 PM
Most of the vim and vigour for the local market was seen within the first few hours of trade today. During this time sellers trampled on the gains of yesterday and for the remainder of the session the market ebbed and flowed within sight of the lows of the session. The tone of the session deteriorated after a late push was made by sellers which succeeded in pushing the market to new lows for the day. The ASX 200 after trading at 5378.3points at midday closed the session slightly lower by 0.7 of ...
New Zealand Youth Losing Hope On Owning House: Demand Shifts To Personal Loans and Credit Cards
September 24 2014 3:34 PM
As middle class is getting priced out from cities and suburbs, what is needed is a concrete policy on affordable housing.
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday September 24, 2014
September 24 2014 1:38 PM
The most pressing question for market participants ahead of Wednesday's trading session was whether the ASX 200 could sustain the gains that were made a day earlier. To the disappointment of optimists, the answer was one offer almost immediately. Sellers pushed the index down 10 points at the first trade. The market was down 25 points before there were any visible signs that buyers were making some form of effort. At the lows of the morning the index had shed just over 52 points. Thereafter a...
Australian Stock Market Report –Afternoon September 22, 2014
September 22 2014 6:55 PM
It was a quiet day for company and economic news today which left little for participants to be inspired by, apart from raw sentiment. The sellers maintained their sense of purpose throughout the day. The market closed down again making it day 11 of 14 in the red, with the ASX 200 closing at 5363 points down 66 points or 1.29 per cent.