Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd's
administrators have reached in-principle agreements
with aircraft lessors covering the bulk of its fleet to wait
until after Aug. 31 to repossess planes, to allow them to
complete a sale, an affidavit showed.
Australia's IOOF Holdings Ltd on
Monday said a class-action lawsuit brought by shareholders last
year alleging the wealth manager breached disclosure obligations
will be discontinued with no payments to the plaintiffs.
Japanese shares advanced on
Monday as the government looked set to end the state of
emergency in Tokyo and surrounding areas, raising hopes that the
world's third-largest economy may soon start recovering from
Round-up of South Korean financial
** South Korean shares rose on Monday as the global easing
of coronavirus-led restrictions lifted hopes of an economic
recovery, though worries of mounting Sino-U.S. tensions capped
gains. The Korean won and the benchmark bond yield...