Information Technology

Investor demand boosts Aconex IPO target

Construction IT firm now plans to raise up to $164m from listing.

Rich migrant changes make little sense

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The government has a long line of wealthy investors wanting to come to Australia for four years. So why introduce a one-year plan for some to jump that queue?

Orion founder to retain key stake after IPO

The hospital software provider is looking to raise up to $NZ155m.

PEP not selling Veda stake

Private equity group informs credit reporting business no sale process is underway.

Orion Health confirms float details

by AAP
Global healthcare software solutions provider looking to raise up to $NZ150m through NZ, Aust floats.

Apple earnings jump 13% on iPhone sales

Tech heavyweight clearly surpasses market expectations in third quarter.

BoE partially suspends payments system

Technical problems force temporary suspension of sterling interbank payments system.

IBM will pay $US1.5bn to shed chip division

by AP
Globalfoundries to take over semiconductor business, IBM to make payments over three years.

An Australian geek's Snapchat payday

Perth's Jeremy Liew has a knack for spotting the next big thing in Silicon Valley and with his punt on Snapchat paying off, the self-described 'math geek' has his eyes set on another target.

Google's profit dips slightly in Q3

by AP
Smartphones cut into tech giant's profit, revenue rises.

Apple unveils thinner iPad

by AP
Apple looks to reignite tablet demand with new iPad, unveils new Mac operating system.

Facebook creates check tool for disasters

by AP
New feature lets users notify others that they're safe.

The men who want to get rid of banks

PayPal's co-founder expects his new start-up to write $US100m of personal loans in 12 months. He's one in an army of entrepreneurs with established bank margins in their sights.

First Silicon Valley start-up debuts strongly on ASX

Market response to 1-Page highlights local investor demand for tech companies.

Citadel bookbuild next week for $50m IPO

Move to equally comprise share selldown, fresh capital raising.

CBA takes 5% stake in ERoad

by AAP
Commonwealth Bank takes 5.19% stake in NZ logistics and fleet management company ERoad.

Aconex woos IPO investors

The software group aims to raise $120m from its float, cites global growth opportunities.

Dick Smith outlines expansion plans

Electronic retailer wants 450 stores across the country by 2017, flags online retail push.

Board to death: Back to school for our business elite

Policy leaders and bureaucrats have pretty well skipped tech class for the past 20 years. The digital learning curve is going to be a steep one for a lot of them.

Intel posts improved Q3 earnings

Tech giant sees profits jump 12% in third quarter, tips strong end to the year.