Entries by Sophie Frayne

Fact: Fake News Isn’t New

While fake news isn’t a new phenomenon, it’s fairly worrying. False stories spread on social media – or, true stories embedded with fake facts and vice versa – have morphed into a modern, more terrifying and more impactful version of what the old-fashioned 1990s viral chain emails used to do (Fig.1). US Politics: The fusion […]

FIIG Closes New Corporate Bond As Axsesstoday Adds $30 Million To Fund Continued Growth

ASX-listed specialist finance group Axsesstoday Limited (ASX:AXL) has closed oversubscribed a new $30 million Note offer as part of its strategic debt diversification plan. It will also fund the continued growth of the company’s underlying equipment financing business, which has more than tripled in the last 18 months. This is the third time Axsesstoday have […]

How To Protect Your Overseas Travel Money Exchange Rate This Easter

USA, UK and Thailand top destinations in April  Australian travellers now have some much-needed protection from currency exchange rate movements with the introduction of free Rate Guard exchange rate protection from Travel Money Oz.  As many Australians leave for overseas this Easter and school holiday period they are being offered protection for any last-minute currency […]

IMF Bentham Taps Debt Markets for $40 Million

The world’s most experienced and successful litigation funder IMF Bentham Limited (ASX:IMF) has completed a $40 million follow on bond issue as part of its ongoing capital management strategy. The issue was oversubscribed from the minimum issue size of $18 million. The 3.25 year Notes will pay a fixed rate of interest of 7.40% p.a., […]

Luxury 3000Sqm Mornington Mega Lots Up For Grabs

Land lots up to 3150sqm from the Madison Hill development will go under the hammer on Saturday March 18 marking Mornington’s first large scale land release in over a decade. Madison Hill’s first 14 lots ranging from 2035sqm to 3150sqm will be auctioned on site from 1:00pm at 141 Bungower Road Mornington, 4.5 kilometres from […]

Permit Ready Rebrands To Development Ready In Time For Expansion

Permit Ready has announced the renaming and rebranding of its platform to Development Ready, in a move that coincides with an expanded service offering across Australia’s east coast two years after the company’s launch. Development Ready is a buying and selling hub exclusively for development sites, instantly connecting real estate agents with qualified buyers sourced […]

Australian Psychologists Stay Ahead With ‘Telemental Health’

The country’s first 24-hour video-consulting and medication prescription service for General Practitioners (GPs), Doctors on Demand, has expanded to include appointments with mental health experts at all times of the day. The ‘turnkey’ health service provides registered mental health practitioners and their patients with a new option for delivering and accessing mental health services. Patients […]

It’s Time To Ditch Lazy Writing And Get Active

Media writing has evolved into its own specialist form – at the heart of the style is active writing. What makes this style so special? Writing has come a long way. It’s argued that true writing of language itself – not just numbers – was invented independently in at least two places: Mesopotamia around 3200 BC, and Mesoamerica in […]

simPRO Software Appoints President Of US Operations

Market-leading job management software provider for the trade contracting industry, simPRO Software, has appointed Glenn Nott as President of simPRO US. Nott joins the senior management team to enhance the leadership and strategic direction as simPRO ramps up its expansion into the US market. “simPRO Group’s Board of Directors unanimously selected Glenn Nott as President […]