News: Finance

New Zealand’s CityFitness moves into Australia with acquisition of final Fit n Fast clubs

Leading New Zealand gym chain CityFitness is moving into the Australian market with the acquisition of the remaining clubs of the Fit n Fast brand. With 13 Fit n Fast clubs sold to Viva…

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Jun 29, 2020 ByKaren Sweaney Finance / Fitness / Marketing /


Plans move forward for new dolphin sea sanctuary at Coffs Harbour

Animal rights activists and Coffs Harbour’s Dolphin Marine Conservation Park have reportedly set aside their differing views on the keeping of cetaceans in captivity to advance plans…

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Jun 28, 2020 Attractions / Environment / Finance / Tourism /


Tokyo Olympic organisers set to re-engage with sponsors

Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are looking to start talks with sponsors next month about the implications of the rescheduled Games. Local media have reported that discussions will…

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Jun 26, 2020 Finance / Marketing / Sport / Venues /


F45 reveals plans for listing on US NASDAQ exchange

Australian-founded high-intensity interval training (HIIT) franchise F45 Training is set to list on the NASDAQ exchange in the USA after striking a deal to merge with Crescent…

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Jun 26, 2020 Finance / Fitness / Retail /


Founder Greg Glassman sells CrossFit in aftermath of racism backlash

Two weeks after announcing his retirement from the business following fierce backlash for a tweet relating to the murder of George Floyd, CrossFit founder Greg Glassman has sold the…

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Jun 26, 2020 Finance / Fitness / Marketing /


FIFA reveals US$1.5 billion Coronavirus relief fund and backs World Cup warm-up tournament in late 2021

World football governing body FIFA has approved a COVID-19 relief plan that will make up to US$1.5 billion available to support the global football community while also announcing a…

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Jun 26, 2020 Events / Finance / Sport /


Gold Coast theme parks impacted by failure to secure Federal Government loan deal

The Gold Coast's major theme parks have been impacted by the collapse of a deal which would have delivered financial relief from the Federal Government. With Sea World set to become…

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Jun 26, 2020 Attractions / Finance / Government / Tourism / Waterparks /


Strategic Membership Solutions survey informs associations on planning requirements post COVID-19

Strategic Membership Solutions (SMS), an organisation providing strategic planning, sponsorship, and membership support for associations, have released the results of their June 2020…

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Jun 26, 2020 Billing / Events / Finance / Marketing / Venues /


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