A summary of the big, really big and not so big numbers of the past week.
The Australian dollar has lost momentum as European stimulus boosts the greenback, and traders await American jobs data.
The share market is in the red due to falls in the mining, energy and banking sectors.
Stocks of interest on the Australian Securities Exchange at noon on Friday
Investors are jumping into high-yield bank stocks in anticipation of an upcoming rate cut, but a weak materials sector has flattened the market.
Phylogica is developing a means of penetrating cells so that drugs can be delivered inside those cells.
The Australian share market at open on Friday
The construction industry has deteriorated for the fourth straight month as house building struggles to fill the hole left by mining.
The European Central Bank's bond buying announcement has pushed Australian bond futures prices higher.
The Australian dollar has sunk back below 78 US cents following the European Central Bank's bond buying announcement and comments from the RBA.
Stocks of interest on the Australian Securities Exchange on Friday