Good news for junior miners and explorers, which make up approximately a third of all ASX listed companies, as investor interest finally returns to the sector on the back of a sustained six month market improvement; according to the latest JUMEX Survey from Grant Thornton.
We’ve seen businesses leverage technology to disrupt markets and fuel business growth, but looking within to safeguard from cyber-attacks is a different story.
Grant Thornton congratulates Allegro Funds on their successful exit of portfolio company, Vulcanite Pty Ltd to German conglomerate, Continental AG.
Australian businesses risk becoming uncompetitive and irrelevant if action isn’t taken on our global digital competiveness. Announced last week, Australian businesses slipped in competiveness, ranking 18th place according to the World Economic Forum’s Global Information Technology Report 2016*.
While volatility is no friend to global deal markets, the fallout from Brexit is expected to be short lived, bringing more opportunity to the local market in the long term.
As the world awaits the full impact of what lies ahead following the decision of the UK people to leave the European Union, there is one clear winner in the Australian mining sector; gold. However, junior miners focused on other commodities should prepare for even tougher conditions.
Brexit export opportunities & setbacks - agribusiness comes out on top as Australia becomes gate way to Asia
Could this be a step back for Britain’s thriving Fintech community, while the Australian sector enjoys new opportunities created?
Grant Thornton kicks off the new financial year by welcoming 11 new partners, two new principals and 24 associate directors to its leadership group, as it continues its drive to be the leading growth advisor to mid-size business.
Grant Thornton Australia welcomes Brad Savage to the firm’s partner group in Private Advisory, marking the eighth lateral partner hire for the firm this financial year as it continues to bolster its services to meet the growth needs of Australian mid-size businesses.