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VTP board backs capital return to shareholders

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  TUESDAY, 23 FEB 2010
... April this year. Stuart Nisbett, chair at VTP, said the board considered a range of options including a substantial share buyback, capital return, merger/takeover and winding up the company before agreeing to the present proposal. "Shareholders can reasonably ...

HESTA pays managers after tax

COMPANY RELEASE  |  THURSDAY, 15 OCT 2009
The $13 billion HESTA is taking a new approach to measuring and remunerating Aussie equities fund managers by making them accountable for the tax implications of their decisions. According to a press statement by HESTA, the fund would be the first super ...

VTP appoints two more directors

COMPANY RELEASE  |  TUESDAY, 13 OCT 2009
... Alex MacLachlan, Chris Brown and Chris Duffield. Nisbett said in a press statement that the 25 per cent on market share buyback approved at the EGM will start this week (October 15) and that shareholders will get another update by 30 November on what ...

Dixon action on Premium gains momentum

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  MONDAY, 29 JUN 2009
... Christopher Duffield. Dixon wants to amend Premium Investors' constitution to undertake a reduction of capital, share buyback scheme or wind-up the company. "We represent a minority group of shareholders but we wouldn't undertake an action if we didn't ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 SEP 2008
... sentiment also will be released. Seven Network Ltd will hold an extraordinary general meeting in Sydney to consider a share buyback. It's day one of the three-day conference of the Centre for Engineering Leadership and Management. The Australian share ...

Challenger recycles capital

WWW.THESHEET.COM  |  TUESDAY, 8 JUL 2008
... to give some of it back, by buying its own shares at drastically lower prices. Challenger said it would launch a share buyback. The company will buy back up to 10 per cent of its issued capital through an on-market program. The company, in its announcement ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 28 FEB 2008
... 1.5 per cent to post a six-week closing high, with blue-chip shares such as Sony driving gains after a $15 billion share buyback plan announced by IBM boosted investor confidence. The Nikkei rose 206.58 points to 14,031.30. HONG KONG - Hong Kong blue ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  MONDAY, 16 JUL 2007
... crossed 13,900 for the first time and hit a lifetime high for a second straight day as GE roughly doubled its 2007 share buyback to $US14 billion, in a week that saw several major companies announcing multibillion-dollar share repurchase plans. The Dow ...

Market wrap - morning

AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 MAY 2007
The Australian market is expected to open lower, with patchy base metal prices and a neutral lead from Wall Street. At 0801 AEST, the June share price index was down 18 points, at 6354. In economic news today, the Westpac-Melbourne Institute is due ...

Market wrap - midday

AAP  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 FEB 2007
... $1.24 or 4.65 per cent to $27.92 after today posting a 42 per cent jump in first half earnings and increasing its share buyback program by more than four times. Rio Tinto lifted 62 cents to $76.52.