Finance

What Governments are spending in coronavirus pandemic

The Trump government wants to send cheques to its population within two weeks, which a senior US official said could total as much as US$1.2 trillion. “It’s going to be big, and it’s going to be bold,” US President Donald Trump said.

Aon in biggest company buy of 2020

Willis Towers Watson shareholders will receive 1.08 Aon shares for every Willis Towers Watson share they own. That values Willis Towers Watson’s equity at almost US$30 billion, a 16.2% premium to Friday’s closing price.

Australian Securities Exchange launch its own ‘Nasdaq’

The All Tech Index operates under an S&PDJI methodology and at launch will have 46 constituents with a combined market capitalisation of over A$100 billion. In total, there are more than 200 listed technology companies on the Australian Securities Exchange valued at almost A$115 billion.