Australian shares have biggest rise since March

Investors have had their best day on the ASX since March and regained most of Monday’s losses after US financial leaders eased concerns about higher interest rates. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index closed up 1.48 per…






Mass outage causes nationwide banking chaos

Thousands of bank customers across Australia were unable to access their accounts after a mass outage on Thursday. The nation’s big four banks – Commonwealth Bank, ANZ, Westpac and  NAB – were all affected, along…


Seven shares surge over positive earnings forecast

Seven executives have forecast full-year earnings that exceed analysts’ estimates and say the momentum will continue with its Olympics and Ashes coverage. Shares surged by more than 22 per cent after the broadcaster said fourth-quarter…