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Australian stocks fall as trade worries weigh on miners , NZ unchanged

15 Mar 2019

March 15 Australian shares dipped into the red on thin volumes on Friday, as fresh concerns about global trade and the Chinese economy weighed on mining stocks while the financial sector continued its recent decline.

Aussie shares subdued as weak banks offset strong miners, NZ up

14 Mar 2019

* Zinc supply issues boost prices, mining stocks such as South32

Australian shares extend losses after strong rally, NZ down

13 Mar 2019

March 13 Australian shares extended their losses on Wednesday, with banks and miners faltering as investors took some money off the table following a robust performance since the start of the year.

Australian, NZ shares higher on China stimulus prospects

12 Mar 2019

March 12 Australian stocks pulled ahead on Tuesday, tracking a global rally and as hopes China would implement policies to shore up its economy supported the commodity sector.

Aussie stocks open lower as global growth concerns weigh, NZ down

11 Mar 2019

March 11 Australian shares fell on weaker mining and financial stocks on Monday after economic data from the United States and China signalled a further cooling in the global economy.

Aussie shares close weaker as global growth concerns weigh, NZ up

04 Jan 2019

Jan 4 Australian shares weakened on Friday, to end the first week of new year lower as Apple's surprise revenue warning and dismal U.S. factory data fanned worries over the global economy.

New Zealand's Trade Me backs offer from UK firm, shares hit new record high

12 Dec 2018

WELLINGTON New Zealand's top online marketplace Trade Me Group is set to be acquired by private equity investor Apax for NZ$2.56 billion (1.38 billion pounds) after the British firm matched a rival offer.

Australian shares bounce from 3-day losing streak, NZ slightly down

07 Dec 2018

Dec 7 Australian shares rose on Friday, reversing a three-day losing streak as markets in the region shrugged off a weaker Wall Street finish and found support from growing views the country's central bank may consider an interest rate cut.

Australian shares extend losses on global growth, trade worries; NZ up

06 Dec 2018

Dec 6 Australian shares fell for a third straight session on Thursday, beset by worries about slowing global growth and tensions between China and the United States.

Aussie shares fall on U.S. slide, global growth worries; NZ also down

05 Dec 2018

Dec 5 Australian shares sank on Wednesday, pressured by renewed concerns about slowing global growth and trade that triggered heavy selling on Wall Street overnight.

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