Sunday, 26 April 2015

Markets

  • After husband's leukemia death, MorganEve Swain releases Brown Bird's final ...

    16:07 | 26/4/15
    The Providence Journal
    She talked about the album last week at Bolt Coffee in The Dean hotel in Providence. It happened to be her 30th birthday. "It was obviously incredibly ... It's a record that expresses some of the band's musical influences - surf-rock, the Middle East ... more»
  • Poor decisions accelerated decline

    15:56 | 26/4/15
    Toledo Blade
    Toledo Trust, First National Bank of Toledo, Ohio Citizens Trust Co., and Mid American National Bank & Trust Co. were downtown, and there were also four local thrifts: First Federal Savings and Loan Association, People's Savings, United Savings & Loan ... more»
  • Education center at expanded Robinson Preserve will be first of its kind in ...

    15:56 | 26/4/15
    Bradenton Herald
    Grants will pay for the construction, including a projected $3.2 million from the Southwest Florida Water Management District, phosphate severance funds for the environmental center construction and supporting facilities and Tree Trust funds for some ... more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
XROXero Ltd20.85469,1252.159.35%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.85510,257,0700.0551.96%
AIRAir New Zealand2.7501,678,8220.0602.14%
IQEIntueri Education Group2.0801,079,4720.0804.00%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.9003,876,7330.0201.06%
 
Recent News
  • At least 17 Everest climbers dead following Nepal earthquake

    15:33 | 26/4/15
    abc7news.com
    KATHMANDU, Nepal -- An avalanche triggered by a massive earthquake slammed into a section of the Mount Everest mountaineering base camp, killing at least 17, injuring 61 and leaving an unknown number of climbers and guides unaccounted for on ... more»
  • Business Briefs for April 26, 2015

    15:33 | 26/4/15
    The Advocate
    ... companies, municipalities and other customers. Since December 2009, Primoris has more than doubled its size and the company's national footprint extends from Florida, along the Gulf Coast, through California into the Pacific Northwest and Canada. more»
  • Lawhorn's Lawrence: A study in being social

    15:33 | 26/4/15
    Lawrence Journal World
    I am at the distinguished study group known as the Ventura Club, and the topic of the day is a strawberry dessert with a wonderfully rich graham cracker crust and whipped cream. more»
  • White House Correspondents Dinner Photos: Power Players Gather For 'Nerd ...

    15:22 | 26/4/15
    Huffington Post Canada
    Olympians Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir, who have become popular commentators for NBC's Olympic coverage, joined the peacock network for the Washington event for the first time and walked carefully on the red carpet. Lipinski said she was honoured to ... more»
  • Japan and China should face up to the truth about the Pacific War

    15:22 | 26/4/15
    The Australian Financial Review
    If Mr Abe expresses "deep remorse", and then neighbouring countries like China and South Korea respond by condemning his words as inadequate and demanding further apologies, most of the English-speaking world will - understandably enough ... more»
  • Caps face the dreaded Game 7

    15:11 | 26/4/15
    Herald-Mail Media
    The next objective is to advance to the second round and deliver at least two more home games before the Islanders make the 28-mile-move west to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn next season. "We want to ... Tavares opened the scoring seven minutes in. more»
  • Pay equity, domestic violence among new bills in Lansing

    15:11 | 26/4/15
    Detroit Free Press
    The Democrats took advantage of Earth Day and Equal Pay Day to introduce legislation that would put new requirements on citing and building pipelines, increase the amount of renewable energy and energy efficiencies in the state, and ensure pay equity ... more»
  • Restaurant creator took Minnetonka to Downtown Disney

    15:00 | 26/4/15
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
    As Disney Co. redevelops Downtown Disney, a shopping, dining and entertainment complex near its Florida amusement parks, executives wanted something more sophisticated than the shrieking monkeys, bubbling geysers and dinosaurs in Schussler's past ... more»
  • Smokies outslug Lookouts, 16-10

    15:00 | 26/4/15
    Knoxville News Sentinel
    Chen and Vogelbach each had three hits and scored three runs for Tennessee, which had every starter collect at least one hit. more»
  • Drones check on Issaquah project

    15:00 | 26/4/15
    The Seattle Times (registration)
    “We're saving the owner money because we're not spending money each month to have a plane fly over, plus we can use it for much more information gathering,” said Kevin Butts, senior project manager for the tower's general contractor, The Weitz Co. of ... more»
  • Bostwick: Prairie chicken fight continues

    15:00 | 26/4/15
    Portales News-Tribune
    ... Defenders of Wildlife and the WildEarth Guardians, sued the FWS in an attempt to upgrade the ESA listing to “endangered” which would likely eliminate the 4D rule and create even greater restrictions to land use and management for a broad group of ... more»
  • Cuts to pay and perks trigger flight from China's state banks

    15:00 | 26/4/15
    Reuters
    At Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co Ltd (SPDB), one of China's top-10 listed banks, a broad 10-20 percent pay cut at headquarters this year triggered a rush for the exit and better-paid positions elsewhere, said two bankers still at SPDB. more»
  • UK teams rush to quake carnage zone

    15:00 | 26/4/15
    Oxford Mail
    The majority of fatalities were reported in Nepal, with deaths also being confirmed in India, Tibet, Bangladesh and the Nepal-China border. The UK has deployed an eight-strong team to provide urgent humanitarian support for those affected by the disaster. more»
  • Lough HR in 10th, Orioles top Red Sox 5-4 to end 5-game skid

    14:55 | 26/4/15
    kwwl.com
    A crowd of 36,757 showed up for this matchup of AL East foes. Outside the stadium, thousands gathered to protest the death of Freddie Gray, who died in police custody after suffering an unexplained spinal injury. more»
  • Election 2015: David Cameron sets out plan for 'first 100 days'

    14:37 | 26/4/15
    BBC News
    However, Hugh Osmond, from the private equity group Sun Capital Partners, told the Sunday Times he had "no idea" what a Conservative government led by Mr Cameron would look like and achieve. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,76570.13%
COMP5,092360.71%
DJI18,080210.12%
SP5002,11850.23%
DAX11,811870.74%
FTSE7,071170.24%
NI22520,0201680.83%
TWI80.360.370.45%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.0870.0050.42%
NZDUSD0.75940.00020.03%
AUDUSD0.78200.00410.53%
NZDAUD0.97190.00370.38%