Mesoblast grants TiGenix global patent license

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15/12/2017 11:46:00

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.

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

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15/12/2017 11:43:00

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

Transurban raises $1.35 billion in institutional entitlement offer

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15/12/2017 11:15:00

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.

Genworth’s earnings curve review shows NEP loss

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15/12/2017 11:15:00

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.

Fiducian acquires $40.9 million through new clients

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15/12/2017 07:52:00

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

Navitas renews partnership with Curtin University

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15/12/2017 07:52:00

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.

Acorn Capital Investment Fund acquires asset portfolio

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14/12/2017 11:31:00

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).

National Storage REIT raises $50 million

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14/12/2017 11:31:00

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

ACCC rejects BP’s acquisition proposal of Woolworths service stations

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14/12/2017 10:58:00

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.

Propertylink acquires Sydney business park for $48 million

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14/12/2017 10:58:00

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

Tabcorp-Tatts combination approved by Supreme Court

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14/12/2017 08:07:00

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

Commonwealth Bank admits to money-laundering in response to AUSTRAC

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14/12/2017 08:07:00

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.

Air New Zealand passengers rise across globe

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13/12/2017 11:35:00

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.

CSL announces Chairman-elect and a new director

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13/12/2017 11:35:00

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.

AGL reveals clean energy blueprints for replacing Liddell

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13/12/2017 10:58:00

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.

Newcrest to sell Bonikro interests for $81 million

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13/12/2017 10:56:00

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

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

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13/12/2017 08:10:00

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.

Westfield selling its empire for $32.74 billion

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13/12/2017 08:10:00

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

Spark trials portable wireless broadband

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12/12/2017 11:26:00

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

Fairfax scores partnership with Google

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12/12/2017 11:26:00

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

Kogan.com to launch Kogan Health with Medibank

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12/12/2017 10:32:00

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.

CIMIC’s UGL selected as contractor for Kidston project

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12/12/2017 10:32:00

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.

Fleetwood Corporation sells Flexiglass business

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12/12/2017 07:58:00

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.

Cromwell Property Group makes $170m placement

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12/12/2017 00:00:00

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.

Downer awarded $312m OZ Minerals contract

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11/12/2017 11:29:00

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.