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  • How Telstra is stepping up its game in mobile Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 9:45 PM ET
    How Telstra is stepping up its game in mobile

    Warwick Bray, CFO of Telstra, explains the company's decision to invest $5 billion Australian dollars in mobile network over the next 3 years.

  • Echo Entertainment: Profit up on local business Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 6:42 PM ET
    Echo Entertainment: Profits rise on local business

    Matt Bekier, CEO of Echo Entertainment, says the company's domestic businesses such as Sydney's Star Casino underpinned the 59 percent jump in full-year net profit.

  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia to launch $5bn rights issue

    David Craig, chief financial officer of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, discusses his company's results and the economic situation in Australia.

  • CBA, brace for slower growth ahead: Expert Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 12:20 AM ET
    CBA, brace for slower growth ahead: Expert

    Lachlan Colquhoun, CEO of East and Partners Asia, says the Commonwealth Bank of Australia's results indicate a slowdown in income, which raises questions about the bank's outlook.

  • CBA's report card was a relief: Expert Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 10:33 PM ET
    CBA's report card was a relief: Expert

    Catherine Allfrey, principal at Wavestone Capital, discusses the earnings of Commonwealth Bank of Australia and the lender's decision to raise $5 billion Australian dollars through a rights offer.

  • ASX: The new hotspot for tech listings? Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 8:32 PM ET
    ASX: The new hotspot for tech listings?

    Max Cunningham, head of listings & issuer services at ASX, attributes the rise in tech listings on the Australian Securities Exchange over the last 18 months to factors such as higher capital mobility globally.

  • CBA unveils $3.7B raising amid Oz capital crackdown Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 7:40 PM ET

    CBA unveiled a $3.65 billion rights issue as its annual profit met expectations, completing a fundraising round by Australia's "Big Four" lenders.

  • Here's the downside in CBA's earnings results Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 7:32 PM ET
    Here's the downside in CBA's earnings results

    While the annual profit of Commonwealth Bank of Australia met expectations, weaker margins and higher bad debts signal concerns ahead, says David Ellis, head of Australian banking research, Morningstar Australasia.

  • Chinese billionaire buys $52M home—sight unseen Monday, 10 Aug 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    James Packer, Crown Resorts Chairman.

    A Chinese billionaire spent the most money ever for a home in Australia, without ever even seeing it.

  • NZ PM dons Wallabies jersey after losing a bet Sunday, 9 Aug 2015 | 10:51 PM ET
    NZ PM dons Wallabies jersey after losing a bet

    John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand, wore a Wallabies jersey after losing a wager to CNBC's Oriel Morrison on the outcome of All Blacks' 19-27 loss to Australia over the weekend.

  • Tracking the dollar's 'whipsaw response' to US jobs Sunday, 9 Aug 2015 | 10:41 PM ET
    Tracking the dollar's 'whipsaw response' to US jobs

    Sean Callow, senior currency strategist at Westpac, says the U.S. dollar lost some of its value against most of the major currencies on Friday because July's jobs report wasn't a gamechanger.

  • Behind the slip in Bendigo's net interest margins Sunday, 9 Aug 2015 | 9:46 PM ET
    Behind the slip in Bendigo's net interest margins

    Mike Hirst, managing director at Bendigo and Adelaide Bank, attributes the 4-basis-point fall in the bank's net interest margins to the competitive low interest rate environment in Australia.

  • Ansell CEO: Currency swings could hurt revenue Sunday, 9 Aug 2015 | 9:03 PM ET
    Ansell CEO: Currency swings could hurt revenue

    Magnus Nicolin, CEO at Ansell, discusses the company's warning on how volatile exchange rates could take a toll on its revenue in the year ahead.

  • Australia's earnings season: Who will be the losers?

    Australian banks and miners will be the losers in this corporate reporting season, says Joe Magyer, senior analyst at The Motley Fool.

  • RBA 'running out of room to cut rates': Expert Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015 | 12:31 AM ET
    RBA 'running out of room to cut rates': Expert

    With the cash rate sitting at a record low of 2 percent, the Reserve Bank of Australia needs "solid evidence" for further easing, says Sean Fenton, director & portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners.

  • Behind the scenes at Australia's biggest mining forum

    As the sun goes down, delegates attending the Diggers and Dealers mining forum flock to the local pubs. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more from Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.

  • How Western Areas is coping with commodity slump Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 11:31 PM ET
    How Western Areas is coping with commodity slump

    Dan Lougher, MD & CEO of Western Areas, says the firm rolled out cost-cutting measures to combat falling commodity prices, while a weaker Aussie dollar is working in the company's favor.

  • Saracen Mineral: Margins expanding despite gold's slide

    Raleigh Finlayson, managing director at Saracen Mineral Holdings, says factors such as a weaker Australian dollar have cushioned the impact of falling gold prices.

  • RBA will take a 'wait and see' approach: Pro Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 9:45 PM ET
    RBA will take a 'wait and see' approach: Pro

    Matthew Circosta, economist at Moody's Analytics, says Tuesday's retail sales and trade data are headed in the right direction hence the Reserve Bank of Australia will likely leave interest rates on hold.

  • Heron Resources CEO: Positive on zinc Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 9:36 PM ET
    Heron Resources CEO: Positive on zinc

    Despite the recent decline in the price of zinc, Heron Resources remains positive on the commodity's supply and demand fundamentals, says managing director & CEO Wayne Taylor.