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Australia: a gateway to the Asia Pacific financial centre
8 Feb 2012
American financial technology company, CAIS, has opened an office in Australia to bolster its presence throughout the Asia Pacific’s booming financials services markets.
Data Alert: Corporate Finance remains strong in Australia
18 Jan 2012
Australian financial market activity remained strong in 2011 on the back of continued growth in the country’s A$1.4 trillion economy. This reflects the resilience of Australia’s robust financial markets in the face of continued world capital market v ...
Data Alert: Australia's two-way trade surpasses A$570 billion mark
19 Dec 2011
Australia’s integration with the world economy, particularly with the dynamic Asia-Pacific region, continues to drive wealth creation and growth.
Australia welcomes a new Chinese bank to Sydney
12 Dec 2011
China’s fifth largest bank, the Bank of Communication (BOCOM), has opened its first Australian branch in Sydney, making it the fourth Chinese bank to launch branch operations in Australia.
Data Alert: Australia is one of the best places to live
16 Nov 2011
Australia is still one of the best places in the world to live, according to the United Nations’ <em>Human Development Index (HDI)</em>. In 2011, the HDI ranks Australia as number two in the world.
Chi-X opens for trading in Australia
2 Nov 2011
Australia’s financial markets have embraced competition as Chi-X launched its alternative trading system on 31 October 2011.
Leading Indian bank opens in Australia
12 Oct 2011
Punjab National Bank, India’s second largest bank, has chosen Sydney as the location for its Australian representative office.
Taiwan Cooperative Bank opens its branch in Sydney
30 Sep 2011
Taiwan’s second largest bank opened its doors in Sydney last week, making it the fourth Taiwanese bank to establish branch operations in Australia
IMF remains positive on Australia’s economic outlook
23 Sep 2011
The International Monetary Fund has confirmed Australia’s economic outlook remains positive, despite slowing global growth.
New York-based Primary Insight launches global research centre in Australia
5 Sep 2011
New York-based Primary Insight (PI), a global provider of primary source research services to institutional investors, has recently launched an office in Sydney.

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