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Dexus announces $660 million asset valuation lift
Dexus announces $660 million asset valuation lift

18 Dec 2017 - Real estate group Dexus (ASX:DXS) announces the majority of its assets are valued at a total of $660 million, a 5.3 per cent increase on prior book values for the six months to 31 December 2017.

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AccorHotels to build Vicinity Centres luxury hotel
AccorHotels to build Vicinity Centres luxury hotel

18 Dec 2017 - Retail property group Vicinity Centres (ASX:VCX) announces that Australia's largest hotel operator AccorHotels Group has been appointed as the operator of a $130 million hotel that it has a $65 million share in.

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CIMIC wins $312 million contract
CIMIC wins $312 million contract

18 Dec 2017 - Construction company CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group (ASX:CIM) company, wins a Victorian government design and construction contract that is expected to generate revenue of $312 million for the company.

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Kogan to launch pet insurance
Kogan to launch pet insurance

18 Dec 2017 - Online department store Kogan (ASX:KGN) announces it will launch a pet insurance arm in the second half of the financial year in partnership with PetSure, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Holland Insurance Company.

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Oracle to acquire 100% stake in Aconex
Oracle to acquire 100% stake in Aconex

18 Dec 2017 - Cloud-based technology company Aconex (ASX:ACX) enters into an agreement with global database platform Oracle, which is proposing to acquire a 100 per cent stake in Aconex shares.

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ANZ completes divestment in Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank
ANZ completes divestment in Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank

18 Dec 2017 - ANZ (ASX:ANZ) completes the sale of its 20 per cent stake in Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank and will buy back $1.5 billion in shares as part of the capital management plan.

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Mesoblast grants TiGenix global patent license
Mesoblast grants TiGenix global patent license

15 Dec 2017 - Developer of innovative cell-based medicines Mesoblast (ASX:MSB) grants biopharmaceutical company TiGenix an exclusive global patent license that enables the global commercialisation of its stem cell product.

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Aeon Metals raises $30 million to fund its Walford Creek project
Aeon Metals raises $30 million to fund its Walford Creek project

15 Dec 2017 - Mining company Aeon Metals (ASX:AML) raises $30 million in an institutional placement to fund its Walford Creek project.

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Transurban raises $1.35 billion in institutional entitlement offer
Transurban raises $1.35 billion in institutional entitlement offer

15 Dec 2017 - Urban toll road company Transurban (ASX:TCL) raises approximately $1.35 billion in the institutional component of its $1.9 billion entitlement offer.

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Genworth’s earnings curve review shows NEP loss
Genworth’s earnings curve review shows NEP loss

15 Dec 2017 - An annual earnings curve review of mortgage insurance lenders Genworth (ASX:GMA) has shown a negative impact of its net earned premium (NEP) by approximately $40 million, which results in a 17 to 19 per cent loss in 2017 NEP, instead of the previous guidance of a 10 to 15 per cent reduction.

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Fiducian acquires $40.9 million through new clients
Fiducian acquires $40.9 million through new clients

15 Dec 2017 - Financial services company Fiducian (ASX:FID) acquires a further $40.9 million in funds under advice through three financial planning clients.

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Navitas renews partnership with Curtin University
Navitas renews partnership with Curtin University

15 Dec 2017 - Global education services provider Navitas (ASX:NVT) renews its partnership with Western Australia's Curtin University for Perth-based Curtain College and its Singapore campus.

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Acorn Capital Investment Fund acquires asset portfolio
Acorn Capital Investment Fund acquires asset portfolio

14 Dec 2017 - Investment company Acorn Capital Investment Fund (ASX:ACQ) has entered into an asset sale agreement to acquire a portfolio of seven assets, including an asset from Washington H Soul Patterson & Company (ASX:SOL).

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National Storage REIT raises $50 million
National Storage REIT raises $50 million

14 Dec 2017 - National Storage REIT (ASX:NSR) raises $50 million in an institutional placement.

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ACCC rejects BP’s acquisition proposal of Woolworths service stations
ACCC rejects BP’s acquisition proposal of Woolworths service stations

14 Dec 2017 - Australia's consumer watchdog announces it will oppose BP Australia's proposed acquisition of Woolworths' (ASX:WOW) network of more than 500 retail service stations, due to concerns that motorists would end up paying more.

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Propertylink acquires Sydney business park for $48 million
Propertylink acquires Sydney business park for $48 million

14 Dec 2017 - Real estate group Propertylink (ASX:PLG) acquires a $48 million business park located in sought-after Lane Cove in Sydney.

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Tabcorp-Tatts combination approved by Supreme Court
Tabcorp-Tatts combination approved by Supreme Court

14 Dec 2017 - Tabcorp (ASX:TAH) welcomes the Supreme Court approval of the Tatts and Tabcorp combination which was approved in Victoria yesterday afternoon.

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Commonwealth Bank admits to money-laundering in response to AUSTRAC
Commonwealth Bank admits to money-laundering in response to AUSTRAC

14 Dec 2017 - Commonwealth Bank (ASX:CBA) admits to breaches of money laundering and counter-terrorism financing laws in response to federal regulator AUSTRAC's allegations filed in Federal Court.

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Air New Zealand passengers rise across globe
Air New Zealand passengers rise across globe

13 Dec 2017 - Air New Zealand (ASX:AIZ) has seen a rise of 6 per cent in its total passenger numbers, this financial year to date, with passengers rising across all of its region.

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CSL announces Chairman-elect and a new director
CSL announces Chairman-elect and a new director

13 Dec 2017 - Global biotechnology company, CSL (ASX:CSL) has named Dr Brian McNamme as its Chairman elect, in lieu of Professor John Shine's resignation.

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AGL reveals clean energy blueprints for replacing Liddell
AGL reveals clean energy blueprints for replacing Liddell

13 Dec 2017 - AGL (ASX:AGL) has unveiled a suite of clean energy project to replace its coal fired power station that will close in 2022.

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Newcrest to sell Bonikro interests for $81 million
Newcrest to sell Bonikro interests for $81 million

13 Dec 2017 - Gold producer, Newcrest Mining (ASX:NCM) has inked a deal to sell its Ivory Coast Bonikro interests for $81 million.

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Tatts shareholders give nod for $11.3b Tabcorp merger, now Court decides
Tatts shareholders give nod for $11.3b Tabcorp merger, now Court decides

13 Dec 2017 - Tatts (ASX:TTS) shareholders have approved the $11.3 billion merger with Tabcorp (ASX:TAH) after almost 99 per cent of voters gave their nod for Tabcorp to buy all issued Tatts shares. Court decides fate today.

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Westfield selling its empire for $32.74 billion
Westfield selling its empire for $32.74 billion

13 Dec 2017 - Westfield (ASX:WFD) is selling its business to French property giant Unibail-Rodamco $32.74 billion (US$24.7billion).

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Spark trials portable wireless broadband
Spark trials portable wireless broadband

12 Dec 2017 - Spark New Zealand (ASX:SPK) customers now able to use their home broadband while they are on holidays via a trial.

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Fairfax scores partnership with Google
Fairfax scores partnership with Google

12 Dec 2017 - Fairfax (ASX:FXJ) partners with tech giant, Google on digital advertising and technology and product development.

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Kogan.com to launch Kogan Health with Medibank
Kogan.com to launch Kogan Health with Medibank

12 Dec 2017 - E-retailer Kogan (ASX:KGN) partners up with Medibank (ASX:MPL) to launch Kogan Health, a new brand offering budget health insurance policies.

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CIMIC’s UGL selected as contractor for Kidston project
CIMIC’s UGL selected as contractor for Kidston project

12 Dec 2017 - Engineering company UGL, a CIMIC Group (ASX:CIM) business, has been selected as the engineering procurement and construction contractor by Genex Power to deliver the 270MW solar farm project as part of the Kidston Stage Two works in North Queensland.

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Fleetwood Corporation sells Flexiglass business
Fleetwood Corporation sells Flexiglass business

12 Dec 2017 - Accommodation and recreational vehicle business Fleetwood Corporation (ASX:FWD) agrees to sell its Flexiglass Challenge business to automotive accessories business Aeroklas Australia for $7 million.

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Cromwell Property Group makes $170m placement
Cromwell Property Group makes $170m placement

12 Dec 2017 - Global real estate investment manager Cromwell Property Group (ASX:CMW) has announced a $170 million strategic placement to Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX)-listed property development business SingHaiyi Group and investors Haiyi Holdings.

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Downer awarded $312m OZ Minerals contract
Downer awarded $312m OZ Minerals contract

11 Dec 2017 - Engineering management services company Downer (ASX:DOW) along with its joint venture partner Ausenco has been awarded an OZ Minerals contract worth $312 million.

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Bubs share purchase plan heavily oversubscribed
Bubs share purchase plan heavily oversubscribed

11 Dec 2017 - Organic baby food and infant formula company Bubs Australia (ASX:BUB) has received applications in excess of $28.7 million from existing shareholders in its Share Purchase Plan intended to raise $5 million.

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Alexium International Group raises $12 million
Alexium International Group raises $12 million

11 Dec 2017 - Chemical development company Alexium International Group (ASX:AJX) completes a $12 million institutional placement, with a further $3 million expected to be raised through a Share Purchase Plan.

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AWE receives Mineral Resources acquisition proposal
AWE receives Mineral Resources acquisition proposal

11 Dec 2017 - Oil and gas exploration company AWE (ASX:AWE) has received an acquisition proposal from Mineral Resources (ASX:MIN) after the close of trade on Friday, offering $0.80 cents a share.

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Cleanaway acquires Toxfree Solutions
Cleanaway acquires Toxfree Solutions

11 Dec 2017 - Waste management company Cleanaway (ASX:CWY) acquires all of the shares in national waste management provider Toxfree Solutions for $831 million.

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Redflex raises $16 million
Redflex raises $16 million

11 Dec 2017 - Traffic systems company Redflex (ASX:RDF) raises $16.4 million in an underwriter entitlement offer.

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Senex Energy’s key project granted QLD govt approval
Senex Energy’s key project granted QLD govt approval

08 Dec 2017 - Oil and gas company, Senex Energy (ASX:SXY) has received environmental approval to develop its Western Surat Gas project in eastern Australia.

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MYOB shares sold down by Bain Capital
MYOB shares sold down by Bain Capital

08 Dec 2017 - The global investment firm, Bain Capital Abacus Holding, has sold down about 97.2 million shares in software provider, MYOB (ASX:ASX).

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AMP hires ex ANZ New Zealand CEO to group
AMP hires ex ANZ New Zealand CEO to group

08 Dec 2017 - AMP (ASX:AMP) has appointed Jenny Fagg as its new Chief Risk Officer, with effect from 9 February 2018.

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IAG joins forces with reinsurers to bolster capital
IAG joins forces with reinsurers to bolster capital

08 Dec 2017 - General insurance company, IAG (ASX:IAG) inked agreements with three reinsurers to quota share a combined 12.5 per cent of its consolidated business as of 1 January 2018, which will reduce its earnings, volatility of and improve its capital efficiency.

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Oneview completes $30M raise
Oneview completes $30M raise

08 Dec 2017 - Oneview Healthcare (ASX:ONE) announces it has raised $30M through both a retail entitlement offer and institutional placement.

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Independence Group JV commits to Long Island venture
Independence Group JV commits to Long Island venture

08 Dec 2017 - Independence Group NL (ASX:IGO) announces that the Tropicana Joint Venture (TJV) with AngloGold Ashanti Australia (ASX:AGG) will look to extend the operating life of its Long Island mining project through to 2027.

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Eagle Health Holdings ships new diabetes products to China
Eagle Health Holdings ships new diabetes products to China

07 Dec 2017 - Eagle Health Holdings (ASX:EHH) has kicked off shipments to China for its new diabetes products and opened four new diabetes education and experience stores.

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AusCann to manufacture and supply medicinal cannabis products
AusCann to manufacture and supply medicinal cannabis products

07 Dec 2017 - The Office of Drug Control has granted AusCann and its (ASX:AC8) strategic partner, Tasmanian Alkaloids with rights to manufacture and supply medical cannabis in Australia.

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Synlait Milk’s $37m kitchen to double infant formula powder
Synlait Milk’s $37m kitchen to double infant formula powder

07 Dec 2017 - Dairy processing company, Synlait Milk (ASX:SM1) can now double the amount of infant formula powder it makes, on the back of opening a new $37 million wetmix kitchen.

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News Corp’s Fox Sports and co-owned Foxtel get merger green light
News Corp’s Fox Sports and co-owned Foxtel get merger green light

07 Dec 2017 - The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has green lighted the proposed merger with News Corp's (ASX:NWS) owned, Fox Sports and Foxtel, which is owned 50/50 with Telstra (ASX:TLS).

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a2 Milk Company settles Australian legal dispute
a2 Milk Company settles Australian legal dispute

07 Dec 2017 - The a2 Milk Company (ASX:A2M) and its rival Lion Dairy and Drinks have settled their Australian legal dispute.

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Fonterra’s Farmgate Milk Price falls, revenue rises
Fonterra’s Farmgate Milk Price falls, revenue rises

07 Dec 2017 - Global dairy company, Fonterra Co-Operative Group (ASX:FSF) has dropped its Farmgate Milk Price by $0.35 to $6.40 per kilogram of milk solids.

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Spotlight and Anaconda brands join ZipMoney
Spotlight and Anaconda brands join ZipMoney

06 Dec 2017 - The owner of Spotlight and Anaconda, Spotlight Retail Group (SRG) (ASX:SRG) join the Buy now pay later platform operated by ZipMoney(ASX:ZML).

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Tawana Resources JV reports significant results
Tawana Resources JV reports significant results

06 Dec 2017 - Lithium explorer in Western Australia, Tawana Resources (ASX:TAW) along with Alliance Mineral Assets (SGX:AMA) reveal significant exploration results at its Bald Hill project.

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Slater and Gordon Shareholder $36.5m Claimant Scheme passed
Slater and Gordon Shareholder $36.5m Claimant Scheme passed

06 Dec 2017 - Embattled law firm, Slater and Gordon (ASX:SGH) has passed the Shareholder Claimant Scheme (SCS) in a poll.

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Incitec Pivot tells of impact after BHP contract ends
Incitec Pivot tells of impact after BHP contract ends

06 Dec 2017 - Incitec Pivot (ASX:IPL) will cease suppling ammonium nitrate prill to BHP Iron Ore (ASX:BHP) after its contract ends.

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Mineral Resources quashes allegations, newspaper to back peddle
Mineral Resources quashes allegations, newspaper to back peddle

06 Dec 2017 - Iron ore and lithium mining and service company, Mineral Resources (ASX:MIN) has quashed a story the Australian newspaper published about alleged hindered Roy Hill projects in the Pilbara region of WA.

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Newcrest Mining extends power contract, reduces costs at Cadia
Newcrest Mining extends power contract, reduces costs at Cadia

06 Dec 2017 - One of the world's largest Gold producer's Newcrest Mining (ASX:NCM) has extended its electricity contract at its NSW Cadia site, reducing its costs by 20 per cent.

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China Energy Reserve & Chemical withdraws AWE proposal
China Energy Reserve & Chemical withdraws AWE proposal

05 Dec 2017 - Oil and gas company AWE (ASX:AWE) announces it has received notice from China Energy Reserve and Chemical Group Australia that it has formally withdrawn its conditional proposal to acquire 100 per cent of the shares in the company.

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South32 presents to investors in Perth
South32 presents to investors in Perth

05 Dec 2017 - The executive management team of mining and metals company South32 (ASX:S32) will meet with equity analysts and investors today in Perth to discuss its strategy and operational performance.

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Charter Hall Retail REIT proposes amended constitution
Charter Hall Retail REIT proposes amended constitution

05 Dec 2017 - Charter Hall Retail Management, an entity of Charter Hall Retail REIT (ASX:CQR), is proposing to amend a constitution which would allow a different tax regime to be adopted by the trust.

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Steadfast Group raises $100m
Steadfast Group raises $100m

05 Dec 2017 - Insurance broking network Steadfast Group (ASX:SDF) raises $100 million in an institutional share placement.

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Chorus announces executive team changes
Chorus announces executive team changes

05 Dec 2017 - Telecommunications company Chorus (ASX:CNU) announced changes to its executive team this morning, with Joanna Crawford confirmed as the GM of Customer Care and Vanessa Oakley appointed the GM for Strategy and Business Operations.

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Fortescue appeals native title
Fortescue appeals native title

05 Dec 2017 - Fortescue (ASX:FMG) is appealing a Federal Court native title ruling that grants an Aboriginal group rights over an area of the Pilbara, which includes the miner's Solomon Hub operations.

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European Cobalt raises $20m for project
European Cobalt raises $20m for project

04 Dec 2017 - Mineral exploration company European Cobalt (ASX:EUC) raises $20 million in a heavily oversubscribed institutional placement.

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Creso Pharma signs commercial agreement with Swiss pharma
Creso Pharma signs commercial agreement with Swiss pharma

04 Dec 2017 - Medicinal cannabis producer Creso Pharma (ASX:CPH) signs an exclusive commercial agreement with a Swiss pharmaceutical company for the marketing and distribution of its hemp-based food supplement product in Switzerland.

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Pacific Energy to acquire NovaPower
Pacific Energy to acquire NovaPower

04 Dec 2017 - Power generation company Pacific Energy (ASX:PEA) announces it will acquire a Victorian power generation plant, NovaPower, for $7.5 million.

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Genex Power achieves first revenue from Kidston Solar project
Genex Power achieves first revenue from Kidston Solar project

04 Dec 2017 - Power generation development company Genex Power (ASX:GNX) achieves the first revenue for stage 1 of the Kidston Solar project.

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Metcash revenue up 7.6%
Metcash revenue up 7.6%

04 Dec 2017 - Metcash (ASX:MTS) records a 7.6 per cent increase in group sales revenue to $7.06 billion in the first half of 2018 to October 2017, compared to $6.56 billion in the first half of 2017.

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Gentrack signs contract with Npower
Gentrack signs contract with Npower

04 Dec 2017 - Utilities software developer Gentrack (ASX:GTK) signs a contract with UK-based energy supplier, Npower, to provide its Junifer product to the UK energy sector.

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