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CBA records steady first-quarter cash earnings - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 08 Nov 2016

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) on Tuesday said its cash earnings before one-offs for the first quarter ended September stood at around $2.4 billion, unchanged on the same quarter in fiscal 2016

CBA reports record $9.1bn profit - Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove/Anthony Fensom

Author: Christine St Anne/Nicholas Grove/Anthony Fensom
Date: 12 Aug 2015

Companies covered in this report: • Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA)

CBA's 3Q cash earnings flat - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 06 May 2015

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) on Wednesday announced a cash profit -- a preferred measure of profitability of ongoing operations among the banks -- to $2.2 billion for its third fiscal quarter, flat on the same period in the prior year

Central bankers talk too much - Michael Collins

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 29 Oct 2013

Transparency is an absolute good, it seems, for many people

CEOs behaving badly weigh on company profits, investor outlook - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 06 Mar 2017

While QBE Insurance (ASX: QBE) and Seven Group Holdings (ASX: SVW) were at opposite ends of the spectrum in terms of their half-yearly earnings--QBE reported a $898-million net profit while Seven Group is $42 million in the red--their senior executive teams were united in both facing relationship scandals

Challenger delivers record profit, dividends - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 16 Aug 2016

Challenger Limited (ASX: CGF) on Tuesday announced an 8 per cent rise in normalised net profit before one-off items to $362 million for fiscal 2016, on the back of a 22 per cent rise in annuity sales to a record $3.4 billion

Challenger lifts profit 8pc on record annuity sales - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 14 Feb 2017

Including a profit from the sale of Kapstream Capital in the prior corresponding period, statutory net profit was down about 14 per cent to $202 million

Challenges remain for Asia's economies - PIMCO

Author: PIMCO
Date: 14 Apr 2016

Q: What is PIMCO's outlook for growth in China? Spajic : The economic challenges China faces have never been more pressing, and in light of these, we think official GDP growth is likely to end up in the range of 5.5 per cent to 6.5 per cent this year, versus the target of 6.5 per cent.

China and the limits of growth - Bart Dowling

Author: Bart Dowling
Date: 10 Dec 2013

Well, the third plenary session in China has come and gone without much fanfare - apart from the odd comment here and there about China's removal of its one child policy

China crisis still a possibility - Manuela Badawy

Author: Manuela Badawy
Date: 08 Feb 2017

This time last year, China was grabbing headlines due to a precipitous drop in its stock market and heightened volatility of its currency

China goes the long handle on stimulus - Vimal Gor

Author: Vimal Gor
Date: 14 Aug 2015

China has traditionally responded to economic weakness with interest-rate cuts, reserve requirement ratio (RRR) cuts or announcements of stimulus

China liberalises the yuan - Michael Collins

Author: Michael Collins
Date: 14 Sep 2015

Every day at 9.15am Beijing time, the central People's Bank of China, after gathering quotes from forex market makers at state banks, sets a so-called central parity rate for the yuan

China reforms stall at crossroads - AllianceBernstein

Author: AllianceBernstein
Date: 03 Aug 2016

There are three notable developments in China's corporate sector at the moment which, in our view, investors should monitor closely as a guide to the short-term direction of the economy and the government's reform agenda

China ride bumpy but set to reward long-term investors - Arian Neiron

Author: Arian Neiron
Date: 28 Jul 2015

If nothing else, the unpredictability of mainland China's A-shares market over the past few weeks has been attention-grabbing

China versus India: Which economy will prosper? - Francisco Torralba

Author: Francisco Torralba
Date: 09 Feb 2015

The consensus can be dead wrong

China versus Russia - Craig Botham

Author: Craig Botham
Date: 28 May 2015

Russia Russian GDP contracted 1.9 per cent year on year in the first quarter of 2015

China woes create Asian buying opportunity - Robin Parbrook

Author: Robin Parbrook
Date: 04 Feb 2016

What's happening with China's currency? The immediate cause of the current wobbles or "crisis" in China is the currency, which has now fallen quite sharply

China, commodities and central banks dominate global outlook - PIMCO

Author: PIMCO
Date: 09 May 2016

Navigating an environment of tepid nominal growth and near-zero or negative interest rates was never going to be easy

China: Separating fact from fiction - Mathews Asia

Author: Mathews Asia
Date: 25 Mar 2014

In recent months, many global investors have focused on a slowdown in Chinese GDP growth, declining exports and massive credit overhang

China's fall and the impact on ETFs - Alex Prineas

Author: Alex Prineas
Date: 07 Aug 2015

There is a fascinating story unfolding in China

China's false dawn - Dan Rohr

Author: Dan Rohr
Date: 23 Sep 2014

There is much conjecture surrounding the health of the Chinese economy and the outlook for growth for the remainder of 2014 and 2015

China's FX policy in a tough balancing act - Anthony Chan

Author: Anthony Chan
Date: 29 Jan 2016

An ongoing liberalisation of China's currency and capital account is under threat as the renminbi falls, capital outflows intensify and foreign reserves dwindle

China's long march towards capitalism - Diana Cawfield

Author: Diana Cawfield
Date: 13 Apr 2015

Amid the slowdown in China, with GDP growth at its most sluggish pace in 24 years, reforms are unfolding that may boost the world's second-largest economy

China's slowing growth good for investors - Gary Greenberg

Author: Gary Greenberg
Date: 21 Oct 2014

Since the global financial crisis of 2008, the future of emerging-market growth has been in doubt

China's stock bubble bursts - Anthony Fensom

Author: Anthony Fensom
Date: 10 Jul 2015

China's stock-market bubble has popped, with the Shanghai bourse's 30 per cent fall since its peak on 12 June wiping out more than US$3.5 trillion in equity values

Chinese regulations present new obstacle for Aussie exporters - Glenn Freeman

Author: Glenn Freeman
Date: 14 Apr 2016

Australian investors are likely to see some negative effects from the Chinese government's new rules on cross-border e-commerce (CBEC) transactions, at least over the short term

Choosing a quality portfolio manager - Christine St Anne

Author: Christine St Anne
Date: 12 Aug 2014

It's no secret that Australia is a nation of do-it-yourselfers when it comes to everything from property renovations to share investing

Choosing quality Australian credit - Tracy Chin and Aaditya Thakur

Author: Tracy Chin and Aaditya Thakur
Date: 04 Sep 2014

There has been ample analysis of the macroeconomic consequences of the terms-of-trade (ToT) shock that Australia has undergone as the resources investment boom has tapered

CIMIC's 2016 profit, dividends beat forecast - Nicholas Grove

Author: Nicholas Grove
Date: 08 Feb 2017

CIMIC Group (ASX: CIM) on Wednesday announced a net profit for 2016 of $580.3 million, up 11.5 per cent on 2015, at the top end of company guidance, and ahead of Morningstar's forecast for a profit of $575.9 million

Climate change: investment risks and opportunities - Richard Turnill

Author: Richard Turnill
Date: 21 Sep 2016

A tide of new regulations to combat climate change is rising

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