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All Ords at 5000 overvalued but...

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 14 FEB 2013
... back almost three years to see this level - 15 April 2010. But whatever...looks like Virginia and I won't be having our Valentine's dinner at a cheap feed place, served by waiters (in fear for their jobs) earning A$10 an hour... or less - tonight. Instead ...

Big deal day

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 FEB 2013
... littered with unfulfilled ambitions..." Let's give another big yawn to that other 'main event' of last night, the G7 pre-Valentine's Day love-in and the interpretation of what they said about the issue 'du jour' - the currency war. "We, the G7 Ministers ...

The martyrdom of Greece

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 14 FEB 2012
Hero! Legend! Happy Valentine's Day Greece. I heart you Greece. There's no two ways about it, financial markets responded with a warm, fuzzy feeling (in their pockets) to the Greek Parliament's V-day present - approval of the latest austerity package ...

Crowe Horwath extends reach with new appointments

CLAIRE MCGREAL  |  MONDAY, 10 OCT 2011
... has been appointed to customs and Rahavan Yoganathan has joined the corporate finance team in the Sydney office. Kylee Valentine and John Swete Kelly have joined the Brisbane branch in a business advisory capacity. Crowe Horwath said the new appointments ...

Fund managers to face new norm in liquidity

MATT WOODINGTON  |  FRIDAY, 11 MAR 2011
... venues are mainly shouldered by brokers, fund managers are advised to choose carefully who they execute trades with. Ben Valentine, head of electronic execution sales for Asia, Citi, said gaining access to liquidity remains the greatest challenge to ...

I heart the RBA

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 15 FEB 2011
... RBA. Who wouldn't? OK, ok... most borrowers perhaps. But in the general scheme of things it's on top of the list on my Valentine's list. The minutes of the Reserve Bank of Australia's February Board meeting is set for outing today. The minutes would ...

In the eyes of the beholder

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 19 FEB 2010
... everywhere. Woe is us! Financial markets were spooked. Nothing seems to be going right. But then love flowed immediately after Valentine's Day and Chinamen welcomed the Year of the Tiger. What has changed? Absolutely nothing! Financial markets just got ...

Happy days are back

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 FEB 2010
... See what a long weekend can do to Wall Street's mood? Or is it because Wall Street operators have all gotten some on Valentine's Day that they're still basking in its afterglow? I just wish it were that easy. But no! Just when we thought it couldn't ...

Love thy neighbour

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 15 FEB 2010
Chinese New Year. Valentine's Day. They fell on the same day this year. The Chinese all around the world and lovers of all nationalities were torn about which day to celebrate. Easy for the Chinese -- the celebration of the "Year of the Tiger" takes ...

Canada plan in talks to buy Livingston

COMPANY RELEASE  |  MONDAY, 12 OCT 2009
... competition legislation. "This transaction delivers significant value and liquidity to our unitholders," said Peter Valentine, chairman of Livingston's Board of Trustees. "With CPP Investment Board and Sterling Partners as owners, Livingston will be ...