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I was browsing the web the other day for " Craig james  _ chief Equities  Economist " and came across  this  cool website that has  some useful information  and views from some popluar econimists and finance commentators / editors. I was impressed by the way the website ) www.rainmakeritv.com made these videos and presentations  so easily available  for the general public to watch. The  are some good videos listed  for  finance related topics which i was interested in , but there are also other topics covered. They are all neatly listed in different channels  and are quite fast to load as well. I liked the way they also have the option to download them to your computer  as a pdf  , in audio format or straight to your ipod.

 

A big thumbs up to --- >

www.rainmakeritv.com

 

The content covers each of the five channel on Rainmaker iTV:

  • Channel One: Showtime
  • Channel Two: Learning and Development
  • Channel Three: Conferences and Seminars
  • Channel Four: Industry Profiles
  • Channel Five: Launch Pad

Register for the Rainmaker iTV guide FREE!

For more information:

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PS: WEBSITE MAY HAVE BEEN UPDATED SINCE WRITIN OF THIS ARTICLE

 

 

TODAYS MID-DAY REPORT

MIDDAY REPORT



The Australian sharemarket is trading higher today following a two-session slump, helped by a positive lead from Wall Street overnight. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) is up 1.2pct or 59pts to 5081, while the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 (XJO) index has gained 1.5pct or 75pts to 5008.

The Aussie dollar is weaker, buying US95.05c.

The financial sector is rallying today, after US banking stocks staged a recovery overnight. The National Australia Bank (NAB) has climbed 3.8pct or $1.01 to $27.36, while Macquarie Group (MQG) has jumped 6.9pct or $3.16 to $49.17.
Gains from the country�s top two miners are also giving a boost to the market. BHP Billiton (BHP) has risen 1.1pct or 45c to $39.95, while Rio Tinto (RIO) has put on 0.7pct or 84c to $124.29.

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