Junior iron ore miner Gindalbie Metals is facing pressure to sell up amid falling commodity prices.
Myer has moved to assure shareholders it will achieve profit growth this year, amid frustration about falling share prices and rising executive pay.

Medibank set for strong first day

Retail investors who signed up for the Medibank float are all but guaranteed gains on the first day.
Mining states WA and NT led economic growth in 2013/14, with ACT and Tasmania fighting it out for last place, ABS figures show.
Kathmandu has had strong post-winter sales but at lower profit margins, and it expects a fall in its half year profit.
Troubled surf retailer is finally starting to turn around, but the going is slow.
The world's largest fresh meats processor JBS will take over Primo Group in a deal worth $1.45 billion amid plans to export pork to China.
Public transport powered by human waste and sewage could be the next big trend in sustainable energy. For real.
The boss of Wesfarmers says the free trade agreement signed with China has made investment in agriculture more attractive.

Dividends safe despite falls: BHP

BHP Billiton says it was ready for the iron ore price plunge and shareholders need not be worried about future dividends.

Investor lending unlikely to slow

Westpac's chief economist Bill Evans says the central bank will not be able to slow investor activity in the property market.
Large and mid-tier iron ore miners are feeling pain as the price of the steel-making commodity falls to fresh five-year lows.
Specialty Fashion has lifted sales in recent months despite further weakness from the Rivers chain.

Miners and activists target BHP

Unhappy coal miners protesting FIFO and contractors, plus environmental activists, swamped mining giant BHP's annual general meeting.
Three big US banks in some cases manipulated prices of commodities in a way that raised costs for consumers, a US Senate investigation says.

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