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Australian banks hit record high ahead of key cenbank rate decision

BUZZ-Australian banks hit record high ahead of key cenbank rate decision ** A sub-index of Australian financial stocks .AXFJ rose 1.2% to a record high of 7,603.3 points ahead of a crucial interest rate decision due later in the day ** Sub-index marks its biggest intra-day pct gain since June 3 ** Reserve Bank of Australia will hold its key policy
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Australian shares trade in narrow range as investors focus on RBA

Australian shares trade in narrow range as investors focus on RBA June 17 (Reuters) - Australian shares drifted in a narrow range on Monday as market participants exercised caution ahead of a central bank policy decision due later this week. The S&P/ASX 200 index .AXJO fell about 0.2% in early trade before recovering to trade almost flat. It was 0.01% higher at 7,725.20 as of 0043 GMT, after closing 0.3% lower on Friday.
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Australia shares dip to seven-session low ahead of US CPI, Fed decision

Australia shares dip to seven-session low ahead of US CPI, Fed decision U.S. CPI and Fed policy decision awaited Mining stocks fell 0.9% Energy stocks 1% in green Updates to close By Prerna Bedi June 12 (Reuters) - Australian shares closed at a seven-session low on Wednesday as investors exercised caution ahead of key U.S. consumer inflation data and the Federal Reserve's rate decision due later in the day.
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New Zealand orders inquiry into banking sector amid competition concerns

New Zealand orders inquiry into banking sector amid competition concerns June 12 (Reuters) - New Zealand will conduct an inquiry to assess competition in the country's banking sector, focusing on services in rural regions, Finance Minister Nicola Willis said on Wednesday. The decision comes after a draft report in March by the country's competition watchdog said New Zealand's four major banks provided limited competition for personal banking, and that a focus on maintaining profit margins had re
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Marsh McLennan unit Mercer to buy pension fund manager Cardano to boost UK footprint

Marsh McLennan unit Mercer to buy pension fund manager Cardano to boost UK footprint June 11 (Reuters) - Insurance brokerage firm Marsh McLennan's MMC.N unit Mercer has agreed to buy Cardano, a London-based pension fund manager that oversees $66 billion of assets, to widen its foothold in the UK market. The deal, unveiled on Tuesday, will allow Mercer to capitalize on the increasing demand for pension management services due to a challenging economic environment.
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