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Credit Suisse

The Credit Suisse Group AG (SIX: CSGN, NYSE: CS) is a financial services company, headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland.

Credit Suisse was founded by Alfred Escher in 1856 under the name Schweizerische Kreditanstalt (SKA, Swiss Credit Institution). The bank is organized into three divisions, Investment Banking, Private Banking, and Asset Management. Shared Services, which includes functions such as IT, marketing and legal/compliance, encompasses all three major areas.

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Vodafone
Vodafone Working on 5-Year Plan to Return Telco to Profitability; Fitch Downgrades Vodafone to BBB+

By IBTimes AU

In an attempt to convince former customers to return as well as existing clients to keep their accounts, telecom giant Vodafone has spent close to $1 billion investment in the past 12 months on 4G for its Australian market. (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, OPTUS, INVESTMENT

File photo of Apple logo inside the newly opened Omotesando Apple store at a shopping district in Tokyo
Apple iPhone 6 Production Lifts Asian Electronics Output; Economic Gains 'Significant'

By IBTimes AU

After Apple's record June quarter earnings report, analysts and investors look forward to the launch of the iPhone 6. The highly anticipated next generation iPhone is a "significant factor" in the current economic activity in several economies in Asia. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, INVESTMENT, APPLE INC.

Arab Stock Market
$530-Billion Saudi Arabia Stock Market to Open to Foreign Investors in 2015

By IBTimes AU

The $530-billion Saudi Arabia stock exchange plans to open its doors to foreign investors for the first time in 2015. The move aims to reduce the kingdom's dependence on oil revenue and bring in more international investments. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, NEW JERSEY, MANAGEMENT, EMERGING MARKETS, INVESTMENT

Roger Federer of Switzerland
Roger Federer Tops Forbes’ List of Most Financially Valuable Athlete; Maria Sharapova and Li Na Also Make the Cut

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer has topped Forbes’ list of Most Financially Valuable Athlete. (Jul 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, TIGER WOODS, LADY GAGA

Australian Prime Minister Abbott gestures as he gives a speech at the Shanghai International Expo Centre in Shanghai
Australia's Gap Between Rich and Poor Continues to Grow Under Abbott Government

By IBTimes AU

A new Oxfam survey has revealed a great disparity between Australia's rich and poor. According to Oxfam's report "Still the Lucky Country?" the gap continues to grow as Australia's wealthiest were found to be not paying enough tax. (Jun 17)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, AUSTRALIA, WESTPAC, TONY ABBOTT

New Zealand Economic Growth Sustainable Despite Interest Rate Hike

By IBTimes AU

The economy of New Zealand grew 1.1 per cent during the first three months of the year compared to 0.9 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2013. According to economists, the country's economy had probably accelerated during the first quarter of the construction and rebuilding in Christchurch. (Jun 16)

MORE TOPICS: GDP, INVESTMENT

WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. of the U.S. poses on the scale during an official weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 2, 2014. Mayweather faces WBA welterweight champion Marcos Maidana of Argentina in a WBC/WBA
Top 10 Forbes’ 2014 List of World’s Highest-Paid Athletes

By IBTimes AU

Forbes released its list of top 100 world’s highest-paid athletes on June 11. (Jun 13)

MORE TOPICS: NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE, TIGER WOODS, IBM, BARCLAYS, EXXON MOBIL, PORTUGAL

Global Markets Overview – 5/19/14

By IG Markets

There is an eerie quiet around markets currently; intraday equities moves are trending back to the value average mean price (VWAP) and currencies are treading water suggesting that fair value is globally priced in, barring the moves seen in the EUR. (May 19)

MORE TOPICS: WESTPAC, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Alibaba
Alibaba IPO is Hottest Public Listing of 2014; Could Raise $20B, Possibly the Largest in U.S. History

By IBTimes AU

China's Alibaba Group Holding filed on Wednesday papers for the e-commerce giant to go public in the U.S. (May 08)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, CITIGROUP, GOLDMAN SACHS, MORGAN STANLEY, NASDAQ STOCK MARKET, NEW YORK

Sydney man charged with insider trading – ASIC

By IBTimes AU

Sydney man, Michael William Hull, was charged with insider trading – ASIC (May 07)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MANAGEMENT, INSIDER TRADING, INVESTMENT