Australia supports cross-jurisdiction fintech regulatory environment

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Australia's fintech sector continues to grow with Australia's regulator ASIC promoting regulatory certainty.   Read more

Looming domestic gas shortfall

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Emerging gas producer Cooper Energy (COE) has just presented data on the looming shortage of domestic gas supply that Australia faces, as natural decline in supply from existing production occurs, as well, as the ramp up of Gladstone LNG plants direct supply to the export market.  Read more

Negative interest rates drive demand for gold

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Anecdotal evidence from Japan's bullion retailer is that the shock decision of the BOJ to move to a negative interest rate setting in January 2016 has stimulated demand for gold, see Bloomberg's story here. Read more

Australia’s largest LNG project Gorgon commences production

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Chevron has announced that the Gorgon project has commenced production and its first shipment is imminent from its 3-train 15.6m tn pa LNG plant. Read more

Helmsec congratulates Genex Power on obtaining Qld Govt. prescribed project status

Friday, March 04, 2016

Genex’s pumped storage hydro and solar projects have moved a step closer with the Queensland Government under its state development laws declaring the project to be a prescribed project.  Read more

Nickel Market in severe stress with 60+% production at loss

Friday, February 26, 2016

After sustaining a 30% lower Ni price for the period WSA’s 1H16 results deliver a net loss after tax. Operating cash flow remained positive during the period with WSA was able to complete the repayment of its convertible bonds and so WSA is now debt free.  Read more

Helmsec Congratulates PrimaryMarkets on a Successful Launch

Thursday, February 25, 2016

PrimaryMarkets is a new independent global platform for the sale and purchase of unlisted securities and investments. After a successful launch, their website is now live with listings. Read more

Iron Ore; FMG shows pathway to sustainable low cost production

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

FMG's 1H16 results show its pathway to US$13/wmt for iron ore C1 costs, in a world where 30%+ of supply is underwater. Read more

Looming Long-Term Supply Shortages for Commodities

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

BHP provides in its 1H16 results presentation, some long term perspective about looming supply shortages in oil, copper, & coal in 2025.  Read more

Exxon unable to fulfil Reserve Replacement

Monday, February 22, 2016

Exxon, the world’s largest non-state owned oil company, has for the first time in 22 years failed to replace its production. Read more