ASX news stories
ASX 100 company directors ill-equipped for cyber attacks
A UNSW Institute for Cyber study has demonstrated a significant skills gap around cyber security awareness and resilience among ASX 100 company directors.
Atturra lists on the ASX raising approximately $24.8 million through its Initial IPO
Atturra has commenced trading on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) under the ASX code ATA.
Internet of Things
Australian IoT company wins international contract
Buddy Technologies has licensed its software suite to Hong Kong-based Eastfield Lighting.
360 Capital uses Sage services to get listed in ASX
“The business’ priority was to implement a product that could prepare the consolidated views for the various funds directly within the system in a fast and efficient way.”
ASX, Digital Asset and VMware join forces on DLT
Under the principles in the MOU, ASX plans to provide its DLT offering with the support of DA and VMware.
Rapid7 reveals cybersecurity gaps within ASX 200 organisations
Even the most mature and well-resourced ASX 200 organisations have trouble sufficiently deploying cybersecurity basics.
Raiz chooses AI-powered cybersecurity solution for financial security and compliance
Raiz recently listed on the Australian Stock Exchange and implementing VSE was a key component of their compliance with financial regulations.
Vonex now officially listed on the ASX after $6 million IPO
The company the listing will kick-start its rapid expansion plans for its retail division, with investment in NBN-related channel partners.
Xero posts first annual EBITDA positive result
Xero improved operating and investing cash flow margins from 71% to 9% over three years and grew revenue at a CAGR of 49% over the same period.
Perth-headquartered telco Vonex to be listed on the ASX
According to Vonex, the ASX confirmed they would admit the company subject to the satisfaction of certain “largely procedural” conditions.
Colt launches low latency connectivity between ASX and CME exchanges
The end-to-end round trip delay (RTD) for the new route measures less than 179 ms.
8 company mega-merger Trimantium GrowthOps debuts on the ASX
The listing follows a $70 million IPO, which values the company at approximately $143 million on a fully diluted basis.
Xero climbs into ASX100 as Vocus Group dropped
“This is another key step in our journey as we continue to broaden our shareholder base and deliver on our long-term strategy” - Xero COO.
WhiteHawk cybersecurity exchange lists on ASX after successful IPO
The Australian Securities Exchange is now playing host to what is being called ‘the world’s first online cybersecurity exchange’.
Macquarie offers to buy Aussie cloud company for $18m
“Bulletproof has experienced a deterioration of earnings over the last 18 months.”
Australia's TNS now offering colocation & hosting services
"With global trading demands ever increasing we are delighted to be establishing a Managed Hosting Service in the ALC.”
SaaS contracts fuel revenue growth for Kiwi heath tech company
“The move to a SaaS revenue model has been well received by our customers, and gives our investors a clearer view of potential future revenue.”
Internet of Things
Internet-of-Things provider Secure2Go seeks $4-5 million IPO ahead of ASX launch
Industrial Internet of Things provider Secure2Go has now lodged a prospectus with the Australian Securities Exchange to raise $4-5 million.
Finance, Leasing & Rental
ASX partners with Trading Technologies to boost its financial data center
Australian Securities Exchange partners with global trading software provider Trading Technologies International to power its financial data center.
Aussie health tech firm lists on ASX, sets sights on Obamacare
“Alcidion’s success shows that Australia makes great software that is scalable to larger markets such as the US."
Hills to report loss after $94 million asset write-down
Hills has warned a $94 million write-down of goodwill and assets will see the company log a net loss of around $86 million for FY15.
Hills CEO departs following 'refinement' of strategy
Departure at the top for Hills as Ted Pretty steps down as CEO and managing director, following a ‘refinement’ of the distributor’s strategy.
NZ Oil & Gas awaits word of Cue board positions after securing 48% stake
New Zealand Oil & Gas is awaiting word from Cue Energy Resources on board representation, after securing 48 percent of the energy company it says may
Dulux takes $15.2 million hit in IRD tax dispute
DuluxGroup, the ASX-listed paint manufacturer, took a $15.2m provision to settle a tax dispute.