IPH goes hostile with $175m takeover for Xenith

IPH goes hostile with $175m takeover for Xenith

"We believe our proposal to Xenith provides a great opportunity to bring together two high-quality IP businesses and to draw on the strengths, skills and advantages of each member firm to realise opportunities for our people, our clients and our shareholders," said IPH chief executive Andrew Blattman.IPH has already lodged a proposal with the competition…
NSW election: Berejiklian more popular

NSW election: Berejiklian more popular

Mr Daley is considered the better premier by 34 per cent of voters, up three percentage points from the previous Newspoll, but still behind the 41 per cent rating of Ms Berejiklian, who fell three points.Minority governmentThe polls suggest NSW, despite a strong economy, low unemployment and budget surplus, could be heading into minority government.…