The laptop's days as the flyer's weapon of choice look just about over.
Gareth Hutchens The stock market lost more than 1 per cent on Thursday, despite an encouraging pick-up in Chinese manufacturing activity.
Gareth Hutchens Commonwealth Bank expects credit demand to remain subdued for at least the next 12 months.
Gareth Hutchens UBS Australia has escaped the global purge of employees by the Swiss investment bank, with no local jobs expected to go.
Gareth Hutchens The corporate watchdog has set up a taskforce to consider toughening regulation of the country's debenture industry following last week's collapse of the non-bank lender Banksia Financial Group.
Gareth Hutchens UBS unveils plans to wind down its fixed-income business and fire 10,000 bankers, but no local jobs will go.
Gareth Hutchens Computer-driven trading has been the biggest thing to hit global sharemarkets in years.
Gareth Hutchens LIGHTNING-QUICK computer-driven trading has been the biggest thing to hit global sharemarkets in years.
Gareth Hutchens Opinion is divided over whether high-frequency trading is a good or a bad thing for the sharemarket.
Gareth Hutchens The sharemarket lost more than 2 per cent this week, thanks to a couple of wild nights on the US market.
Gareth Hutchens The local sharemarket lost more than 2 per cent this week thanks to a couple of wild nights on Wall Street.
Gareth Hutchens The spectre of ultra-fast trading has stalked the nation's sharemarket this month.
Gareth Hutchens Wall Street titan Goldman Sachs will have to defend claims that it deliberately sold toxic subprime mortgages to an Australian hedge fund in 2007 as the US housing market began to unravel.
Gareth Hutchens Australia's sharemarket is tipped to drop nearly 1 per cent when it opens this morning after US and European markets suffered big falls on Friday.
Gareth Hutchens The sharemarket had a good run this week, jumping above 4500 points on Wednesday.
Gareth Hutchens Nick Leeson was in town this week, the infamous 'rogue trader' of the early 1990s.
Mark Hawthorne, Gareth Hutchens, Georgia Wilkins Shares in more than eight blue-chip stocks saw massive spikes yesterday.
Gareth Hutchens Securities Exchange releases long-awaited draft revisions to continuous disclosure rules.
Gareth Hutchens Group writes to ASIC expressing concern about ultra-fast electronic trading.
Gareth Hutchens ASX releases long-awaited draft revisions to its 'continuous disclosure' rules following the High Court's decision to clear Fortescue Metals of misleading investors and breaking disclosure rules.
Gareth Hutchens A FORMER high-flying executive of one of the world's biggest energy companies appeared in the New South Wales Supreme Court yesterday, charged with four counts of insider trading.