6:07AM | Wednesday, 5 June 2013 | Shares in embattled surfwear giant Billabong plunged 49.5% to just 23 cents after private equity firms Altamont Capital and Sycamore Partners walked away from takeover talks.
2:54PM | Friday, 17 February 2012 | Under-pressure surfwear chain Billabong International has emerged from a trading halt to play hardball on a private equity offer and deliver a wide-ranging plan to cut costs.
2:09AM | Thursday, 16 February 2012 | Small business borrowers could face further interest rate rises as banks grapple with an increase in the cost of funding, Commonwealth Bank’s CEO has warned.
8:28PM | Friday, 19 August 2011 | Iconic surfwear brand Billabong is the latest victim of the retail downturn, posting an 18% fall in annual profit, on the back of another fall in the Commonwealth Bank’s Business Sales Indicator.
3:11AM | Thursday, 17 March 2011 | Global markets have begun a gradual recovery following sharp losses due to the nuclear crisis in Japan.
10:17AM | Wednesday, 27 October 2010 | Telstra releases T-Tab details; shareholder backlash over pay and Buffett names successor.