Atlassian buys US software firm for $US166m

Atlassian buys US software firm for $US166m

Atlassian said many of its customers, including AT&T and Nielsen, already use AgileCraft alongside Jira in their engineering and IT teams."Many leaders are still making mission-critical decisions using their instincts and best guesses instead of data ... With AgileCraft joining Atlassian, we believe we're the best company to help executives align the work across their…
Inside the scandal that rocked GAM

Inside the scandal that rocked GAM

At the heart of the crisis is a dispute within the ARBF team over the nature of Mr Haywood’s relationship with an Australian financier and an Indian-born steel magnate, for whose projects he provided hundreds of millions of dollars of financing.Sanjeev Gupta in South Australia last year. His relationship with Tim Haywood was problematic for…
Markets Live: Iron ore stocks keep rising

Markets Live: Iron ore stocks keep rising

Updated Mar 19, 2019 — 10.24am, first published at 8.21amKey PointsASX futures are up Overseas leads are positive, but mild Iron ore prices are still rising. 21 mins ago – 10.50amXenith IP Group's board is rejecting IPH's hostile take-over offer, saying it is not a superior proposal because Xenith shareholders lose control of the merged…
How to get the most out of your new Porsche convertible

How to get the most out of your new Porsche convertible

The goal here, as with any new iteration of a well-known model, is to get the most out of the car, and on that front, Stuttgart's designers and engineers have more than succeeded. If you are yourself considering a new Porsche convertible - and aren't we all, at least in our dreams? - here's how…
ASX poised to rise, RBA minutes ahead

ASX poised to rise, RBA minutes ahead

"We expect Fed officials to revise down their GDP growth and interest rate projections, and to announce formally that their balance sheet run-down will end later this year," Capital Economics' Andrew Hunter said.AGF Investments' Greg Valliere said he expects Fed chairman Jerome Powell to offer assurances that a recession is not imminent, with better growth coming…
ASX poised to edge higher, RBA minutes ahead

ASX poised to edge higher, RBA minutes ahead

"We expect Fed officials to revise down their GDP growth and interest rate projections, and to announce formally that their balance sheet run-down will end later this year," Capital Economics' Andrew Hunter said.AGF Investments' Greg Valliere said he expects Fed chairman Jerome Powell to offer assurances that a recession is not imminent, with better growth coming…
Parliament blows up May’s Brexit strategy

Parliament blows up May’s Brexit strategy

Observers worry that the EU will try to dictate what kind of Brexit Britain must pursue, or will demand a second referendum as the price of delay.Alternatively, individual countries might seek to add riders - such as Spain wanting to raise the issue of Gibraltar. This could prevent EU leaders agreeing, and could also make…
Labor climate target risks 336,000 jobs

Labor climate target risks 336,000 jobs

The cumulative loss of gross national product between 2021 and 2030 would be as high as $502 billion under Labor, compared with as $89 billion under the Coalition's policies, which includes reducing emissions by 26-28 per cent on 2005 levels by 2030.Wholesale electricity prices would increase by $93 by 2030 under the Coalition and $128…
Easy money era fuelled global terror says Christchurch politician

Easy money era fuelled global terror says Christchurch politician

Walking past the flower tribute wall at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens in memory of the 50 people killed and others injured in Friday's attack on two mosques, Mr Manji – who is the most visible Christchurch politician, local or parliamentary, behind Mayor Lianne Dalziel – looks tired and admits to having had little sleep since…
Multiple people injured in shooting in Dutch city of Utrecht

Multiple people injured in shooting in Dutch city of Utrecht

Amsterdam | Several people have been injured in a shooting in a residential neighbourhood in the central Dutch city of Utrecht, police said."Several shots were fired in a tram and several people were injured. Helicopters are at the scene and no arrests have been made," said police spokesman Joost Lanshage.Police had no further details about…