schliz writes: The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) was closed for business for most of this morning, after a "connectivity issue" affected some brokers but not others. Trading was suspended from 10.05am to about 2pm. The issue was resolved with the exchange's software vendor, NASDAQ OMX.
Dealing with the problem of pure staff accumulation,
all our researches ... point to an average increase of 5.75% per year.
-- C.N. Parkinson