Local shares are set to open flat after a quiet night on global markets due to public holidays in both the US and the UK.
Sarah Danckert ANZ faces a $2.5 billion-plus claim from the billionaire founders of Burrup Fertiliser Pankaj and Radhikha Oswal.
Max Mason Vodafone Hutchison Australia is looking to take on Telstra's dominance in regional Australia.
Brian Robins Laboratory testing outfit ALS has signalled it will take at least three months for its energy unit to break even, after losses for the past two years have topped $400 million.
Carolyn Cummins Singapore real estate giant Mapletree Logistics Trust has paid $85 million to Altis Property for a collection of industrial warehouses across NSW.
Vanessa Desloires The ASX stumbled around the 5400 level as investors proved reluctant to make major moves ahead of US and UK public holidays.
Colin Kruger It was only a matter of time but now it's getting an airing.
Elizabeth Knight Patties Foods has gone from damaged goods to top of the private equity shopping list in less than a year.
Mark Mulligan US dollar strength has as much to do with commodity pricing as domestic factors, according to new research from Societe Generale.
Vanessa Desloires Geoff Wilson says the next six months will be be difficult for the ASX as his new fund lists. He likes Aristocrat, TPG and Vocus.