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ANZ considering buy-back with life insurance paycheck

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 8 MAY 2018
... agreement whereby Zurich life insurance products will be offered through ANZ's distribution channels. ANZ already has a share buyback underway. On December 18, it announced it would buy back $1.5 million of shares. In its recent half-year results, ANZ ...

Getting better and betterer

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 9 JAN 2018
There's certainly no denying that the bulls ruled Wall Street over the course of 2017 with its record breaking feat splattered all over the financial headlines one day after another. Less focused on was the fact that the S&P 500, the DJIA and the Nasdaq ...

Wilson calls for Hunter Hall exit

ALEX BURKE  |  THURSDAY, 19 JAN 2017
... investment at full value, NTA. As previously discussed, we propose this opportunity is structured as an equal access share buyback," Wilson said. HHV's board responded publicly to Wilson's request, saying that they were "satisfied that the investment ...

Japan ripe for investment

KERRIE SYDEE  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 NOV 2016
Stable economic policy, stronger than expected GDP data and the age-old need for diversification has created the perfect scenario for investors to reengage with Japan. Head of Japan at Wisdom Tree Jesper Koll argues the hype that once surrounded the ...

PM Capital LIC director resigns

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 21 OCT 2016
... particularly from investments in gaming in Macau and investment in HSBC Holdings, aided by HSBC's US$2.5 billion share buyback. PM Capital also recently appointed a new head of distribution, Lachlan Cameron, and James Walker as head of marketing as part ...

Australia tanks in global dividend index

MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 24 MAY 2016
Australian income seekers have been whacked by the downturn in the mining sector, with high a profile dividend cut from BHP Billiton leading to Australia tumbling down the Henderson Global Dividend Index in the first quarter. In Australia, dividends ...

iSelect nixes Providence takeover bid

ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 14 DEC 2015
... of value maximisation for iSelect shareholders." At the same time, iSelect is implementing an on-market 12-month share buyback of "up to 10%" of the company's shares, which will be funded via iSelect's cash balance. "An on-market share buyback is an ...

ANZ enters fast growing ETF market

LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAY 2015
ANZ has become the first of Australia's big banks to enter the exchange traded fund (ETF) market with the launch of six funds in partnership with ETF Securities. The joint venture between both organisations has resulted in a new company called ANZ ETFS ...

Bargain hunters push shares higher

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2015
... 8.8%, to $16.56 after a big rise in annual profit plus the payment of a special dividend and announcement of another share buyback. The major banks were mixed, with Commonwealth Bank up 82 cents at $83.31, ANZ up nine cents at $31.98, Westpac 11 cents ...

Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  TUESDAY, 19 MAY 2015
The Australian market looks set to open higher, following gains on Wall Street. At 0649 AEST on Tuesday, the June share price index futures contract was up 22 points at 5,687. Locally on Tuesday, the Reserve Bank releases minutes of its May board meeting ...