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Victoria unveils $600m program to fix buildings with high-risk cladding

As part of its efforts to ensure the safety of high-risk buildings in the state, the Victorian government announced that it will allocate...

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Australia’s CoinJar introduces cryptocurrency fund for wholesale investors

CoinJar, an Australian bitcoin exchange company announced today the launch of the CoinJar Digital Currency Fund, an index-style cryptocurrency fund for wholesale investors....

HTC opens reserve sign up for Exodus blockchain phone

Today at the Web3 Summit, HTC’s Phil Chen unveiled more details for its soon to launch blockchain phone, Exodus. The phone and built-in...

What to do when a Stock Misses Earnings – Trading Blog

I began my career on the floor of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange in 1999 straight out of college. For a year,...

Would the RBA consider further rate cuts?

The recent back-to-back rate cuts could be just a beginning of further monetary policy easing as the labour market remains to be a...

Major banks tweak lending rules for home buyers

Australia's biggest home-loan providers are starting to adopt the proposals of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority to ease serviceability rules for home loans. ANZ...

What Options Traders Need to Know About Dividends – Trading Blog

If you use any strategies that combine equity positions with option hedges or cash generators, you need to know how to pick the...

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FOREX

Crude Oil: Oil trading lower this morning

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 8.79% against the USD and closed at USD46.55...

Crude Oil: Oil trading lower, ahead of Baker Hughes weekly rig count data

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil declined 2.62% against the USD and closed at USD51.69...

Silver: White metal trading on a stronger footing this morning

Silver Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Silver declined 0.95% against the USD and closed at USD15.15 per ounce,...

Crude Oil: Oil trading higher, ahead of Baker Hughes weekly rig count data

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil declined 0.44% against the USD and closed at USD61.72...

Cryptocurrency

Crypto project Radium partners with University of Texas at Arlington

Radium, a proof of stake (PoS) cryptocurrency that specializes in bringing advanced utility to the blockchain, announced today that it is partnering with...

Vestigo Ventures and CMT Digital invest in crypto asset data provider FRST

Vestigo Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on making investments in fintech companies, and CMT Digital, a division of the CMT Group, focused...

IPC to include ICE cryptocurrency data feed on the IPC Connexus Cloud » CryptoNinjas

IPC, a global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced it will include ICE Data Services’...

MORTGAGE

Lender woos first-home buyers with lifestyle rewards

As part of its efforts to help first-home buyers break into the property market without having to sacrifice quality life, Virgin Money launched...

Would recent jobless rate compel RBA to cut rates?

With the latest unemployment rate unexpectedly climbing to above trend terms, economists say the Reserve Bank of Australia might already be feeling increasing...

Property taxes still soar amid housing downturn

Property taxes have managed to fill local and state government coffers significantly over the past financial year despite the ongoing housing downturn, new...

Melbourne can’t keep up with surging demand for social housing — study

The needs for social housing in Victoria, particularly in its capital, Melbourne, are rising faster than in any other state; however, it struggles...

INSURANCE

Commercial Account Handler job with Kempster Bowers & Co

We are representing a fiercely independent and highly reputable Lancashire brokerage specialising in commercial insurance. Known for providing robust insurance solutions and exceptional...

Commercial Claims Specialist job with Aston Charles

The specialist claims recruitment practice at Aston Charles has recently been engaged by this leading UK broking organisation to help source a commercial...

Insurance Broking Assistant job with MW Appointments

Insurance Broking Assistant City of LondonPermanent - salary to £25,000An opportunity to broaden your industry market knowledge and develop new technical skills. Our...

Technical Manager / Loss Adjuster – Household Claims job with Exchange Street

Our client is looking for a Technical Manager / Loss Adjuster (Household Claims) to act as a point of technical referral to a...

OPTIONS

Iron Condor vs. Iron Butterfly – Trading Blog

Iron Condor Description Iron Condor is a vega negative gamma negative trade. Choosing the strike prices for your iron condor position – and deciding how much cash...

Options Delta And Other Greeks – Trading Blog

And of course, a lower delta reveals a less responsive likely reaction among option contracts, to movement in the underlying.   Delta and other so-called...

Why Bother with Annualized Return? – Trading Blog

For example, for a covered call, do you divide profits by your original cost per share, by current value, or by the call’s...

BTC/USD Struggles To Maintain Newly Conquered Territory – Trading Blog

BTC/USD has broken above the $8,250 level escaping the long-term bearish channel that had governed its movements since early 2018.  Its teammates on the...

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Why many borrowers might fall into mortgage stress

Many Australians who joined the interest-only craze from 2014 to 2016 might soon find themselves under mortgage stress as they shell out extra cash...

Head of Sales job with Idex Consulting Ltd

Are you an experienced people Manager in the insurance industry with proven experience of driving targets to be met? Do you have insurance broking...

Anchor Maximum Drawdown Analysis – Trading Blog

Below is a presentation of both calculations. Note this is a discussion on the current portfolio.  Actual losses in new or differently structured portfolios may...

Crude Oil: Oil trading higher in the Asian session

Crude Oil Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Crude Oil rose 0.57% against the USD and closed at USD56.12 per...

Digital bank gets APRA’s go-signal

A new lender is in town — digital bank 86 400 announced that it had been granted a full authorised deposit-taking institution (ADI) license...

Crane Safety: Accidents and Regulations

Construction is a dangerous industry. In 2017, the construction industry suffered 971 worker fatalities. Cranes, which are on many construction sites, present unique hazards....

Gold: Yellow metal reverses its gains in the Asian session

Gold Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, Gold rose 1.62% against the USD and closed at USD1450.60 per ounce, amid...