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Australian shares end higher as government signals ease in lending standards

25 Sep 2020

Australian shares ended the week on a positive note, boosted by heavyweight banks, as investors cheered the government's signals to ease lending standards to free up credit and revive the pandemic-hit economy.

Australian shares end higher as govt signals ease in lending standards

25 Sep 2020

Sept 25Australian shares ended the week on a positive note, boosted by heavyweight banks, as investors cheered the government's signals to ease lending standards to free up credit and revive the pandemic-hit economy.

Australian shares end lower on prolonged economic recovery fears

24 Sep 2020

Sept 24 Australian shares closed nearly 1% lower on Thursday, tracking declines on Wall Street, as fresh economic data from the United States cast doubts about a global recovery and hurt local stocks of energy and tech companies.

Australia shares rise most in over two months on rate-cut bets

23 Sep 2020

Australian shares climbed on Wednesday by their most in more than two months as expectations grew that the central bank would cut interest rates in two weeks.

Australia shares rise most in over two months on rate-cut bets

23 Sep 2020

* RBNZ holds cash rate at record low, hints at more easing (Updates to close)

Australia shares end lower as rising COVID-19 cases stoke lockdown worries

22 Sep 2020

Australia shares closed weaker for a fourth straight session on Tuesday as concerns about fresh pandemic lockdowns across Europe sapped global risk appetite and sent commodity prices lower.

Australia shares end lower as rising COVID-19 cases stoke lockdown worries

22 Sep 2020

* RBNZ likely to keep interest rates at record lows - Reuters poll (Updates to close)

Australia shares end at near three-month low as banks, miners slump

21 Sep 2020

Australia shares on Monday ended at their lowest since the end of June, dragged lower by the so-called "Big Four" banks and major miners, which fell more than 1% on weaker iron ore prices.

Australia shares end at near 3-month low as banks, miners slump

21 Sep 2020

* NZ to lift restrictions across country, except in Auckland (Updates to close)

Miners drag Australia shares lower on weak iron ore prices; New Zealand dips on GDP jolt

17 Sep 2020

Australian shares ended more than 1% lower on Thursday, pressured by heavy losses in miners as iron ore prices tumbled for a third consecutive day, while New Zealand slipped as it entered its deepest economic slump on record.

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