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Customers angry after National Australia Bank hit by technology outage

“MELBOURNE (Reuters) – National Australia Bank on Saturday suffered what it described as a “nationwide outage” to some of its technology systems, leaving customers unable to access banking services or withdraw money” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. A spokesman from the bank told Reuters by telephone that it was a national outage, without elaborating on its cause.The bank tweeted just after midday (0200 GMT) on Saturday that some services were coming back online. Source: 95kqds.com Share This:

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Australia prop banned for two months after positive test for cocaine

“Wallabies and Queensland Reds prop James Slipper has been banned for two months after testing positive for cocaine twice, Rugby Australia (RA) said on Thursday” reports independent.co.uk. “We are extremely disappointed to be in this position today with one of our most senior international players having submitted two positive tests for cocaine,” RA chief executive Raelene Castle. Source: independent.co.uk Share This:

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AUD Daily Review May 23, 2018

AUD Daily Review for May 23, 2018 Asia AM Digest: CHF Outpaced JPY, AUD May Fall on RBA Lowe Speech Even though they are both anti-risk currencies, the Swiss Franc outpaced the Japanese Yen as Italy fears dented the Euro. The Australian Dollar may fall   Arrest Of Feminists Threatens To Derail Saudi Economic Plans With Saudi Arabia inviting global businesses to its country, Saudi human rights become relevant to those businesses.   Qorvo dismisses auditor KPMG and hires Ernst & Young instead Chip maker Qorvo Inc. QRVO, +0.64% said…

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AUD Daily Review May 22, 2018

AUD Daily Review for May 22, 2018 Asia AM Digest: JPY, AUD Await Risk Trends as USD Reverses Gains Another lack of key economic event risk during the Asian session will have the Japanese Yen and Australian Dollar eyeing risk trends. Meanwhile, the US   Asia AM Digest: JPY, AUD Await Risk Trends as USD Reverses Gains Another lack of key economic event risk during the Asian session will have the Japanese Yen and Australian Dollar eyeing risk trends. Meanwhile, the US   Weekly Technical Perspective on AUD/USD A broader…

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EU talks with Australia and New Zealand deal blow to UK free trade plans

“The EU has leapt ahead of the UK in the pursuit of free trade deals with Australia and New Zealand after member states gave the green light for talks to start within weeks” writes Daniel Boffey for theguardian.com. But the UK will not be able to start its negotiations over future trade with New Zealand and Australia until 30 March 2019.He said: “The EU is our third-largest trading partner, with two-way trade worth more than $20bn [£10.3bn].Even excluding the UK, our trade with the EU is worth about $16bn annually.”…

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Australia’s Big Four Banks Admit SMB Lending Misconduct

“Eleven percent of those submissions, he said, were related to small business banking” reports pymnts.com. All four of Australia’s Big Four lenders — Westpac, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and National Australia Bank — admitted to misconduct related to small business (SMB) lending practices as the nation’s inquiry into industry wrongdoings continues.Commonwealth Bank of Australia admitted systemic double-charging of interest to some small business customers and did not notify those SMBs in a timely manner once the double charges were discovered.Westpac admitted signing on a…

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AUD Daily Review May 21, 2018

AUD Daily Review for May 21, 2018 Asia AM Digest: US/China Trade News Lifts AUD, JPY Eyes Tokyo Open US-China trade talk progress sent the sentiment-linked Australian Dollar gapping higher. If Asian shares react positively, then the anti-risk Japanese Yen could fall.   Weekly Technical Perspective on AUD/USD A broader technical picture offers perspective on price with respect to trend. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter on the AUDUSD   Bearish AUD/USD Momentum Continues to Unravel, RBA Rhetoric on Tap AUD/USD threatens the range-bound price action…

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AUD Daily Review May 20, 2018

AUD Daily Review for May 20, 2018 Aussie Dollar Offers Great Technicals, Patiently Awaiting Fundamental Catalyst Aussie Dollar Offers Great Technicals, Patiently Awaiting Fundamental Catalyst   GBP/USD & GBP/AUD Sporting Weak Charts, Headed Lower GBP has been weak for the most part across the board, and looks headed for another leg lower in the near-term versus USD and AUD.   AUD/USD Price Analysis: Pending Consolidation Break to Fuel Next Leg The Australian Dollar has set a well-defined May opening-range just above weekly support. These are the updated targets & invalidation…

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AUD Daily Review May 17, 2018

AUD Daily Review for May 17, 2018 AUD/USD Risks Larger Rebound as Bearish Momentum Dissipates The aussie-dollar exchange rate may stage a larger recovery over the coming days as the bearish momentum from earlier this year dissipates.   Oil Price Forecast Remains Bullish as Saudi Arabia Hits $80 Price Target Oil Price Forecast Remains Bullish as Saudi Arabia Hits $80 Price Target   Have a nice trading! Share This:

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Australia restricts live sheep exports after shocking treatment…

“There will be no ban to the live sheep trade in the Middle Eastern summer,” he told reporters” reports yahoo.com. Animal welfare activists accused the government of “double standards” on animal protection, calling for a ban on live exports.White said the government was putting industry ahead of science in continuing with the live trade, a sector she branded an “ethical abomination”. Source: yahoo.com Share This:

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