The local biotechnology industry has received further recognition, this time with US drug major Merck taking a direct slice of equity in Bionomics.
Jared Lynch There's an interesting game of musical chairs emerging at Pluton Resources, with some of the big names of the accounting world worrying about who might be holding the bag when the music stops.Pluton collapsed under $100 million of debt, with joint venture partners and suppliers Wise and Hong Kong's General Nice Group feuding over the scraps of the iron-ore rich Cockatoo Island, off Western Australia.
Joyce Moullakis Acquisitions, a falling dollar and tailwinds from the market add up to good times at the millionaire's factory.
Brian Robins Fund manager Queensland Investment Corp has bulked up its ownership of gas assets.
Cameron Atfield Echo's massive Queens Wharf integrated resort development would contribute 3 per cent of Brisbane's gross regional product when it became fully operational, a leading economist has said.
Carolyn Cummins The wait is almost over with the Swedish fast fashion giant H&M Australia getting ready to open the new Sydney flagship store in Pitt Street Mall.
Hiroko Tabuchi The e-commerce giant enters the handcrafted-goods ring, opening an arts-and-crafts bazaar online to tap a niche but growing market.
Mark Russell The $7 million pocketed by the mastermind behind Australia's biggest insider trader scam who later bought an apartment from The Block television show was "less than a drop" in the market's ocean of liquidity, a court has heard.
Rose Powell The ASX managed to rack up its fourth straight day of gains despite a strong early rally almost being derailed by its China counterpart.
Jared Lynch The Perich family-backed Freedom Foods has declared it will not participate in a2 Milk's $NZ40 million ($36.6 million) capital raising after it was caught by surprise.