Peter Malone

Report finds IPOs in good shape

A strong end to the year in the national market for initial public offerings could be a harbinger for the year ahead, according to the annual IPO Watch Australia report.

Peter Malone launches IPO

After plans for a backdoor listing fell through in 2014, former New Tel boss Peter Malone has signed up Patersons Securities as lead manager for a $4 million initial public offering for his sunscreen and cosmetics company Skin Elements.

Minrex, Aleator join backdoor listings wave

Two local miners have announced plans to exit the resources industry and move into other fields, by way of backdoor listings.

Tech focus as Norwood Systems, boost backdoor moves

A surge in the number of backdoor listings was one of the few positives on the stock market in 2014, and two new deals for technology companies show there is more to come.

Malone spearheads backdoor listing

Minrex Resources has agreed to a reverse takeover by private firm Skin Elements, a sunscreen and cosmetics company steered by former New Tel head Peter Malone and corporate advisor Luke Martino.

Start global, then go local

PERTH entrepreneur Peter Malone has never been one to follow a traditional path, and he has stayed true to form with his new venture.

Hot chips at your fingertips

Western Australian ingenuity has come up trumps again, with a planned commercial roll out of a new vending machine designed in Perth which is capable of cooking a portion of hot chips in around 90 seconds.