Australia’s share market, or the All Ordinaries Index (INDEXASX: XAO)(ASX: XAO), is currently up 0.05% at lunch.

The Crown Resorts Ltd (ASX: CWN) share price has rocketed 20% in morning trade after the casino company confirmed it is in takeover discussion talks with Wynn Resorts. The Star Entertainment Group Ltd (ASX: SGR) share price is also up by 5.4%.

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The share price of Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL) is up another 1.5% this morning after confirming that it is the choice of ANZ Private to be its fintech supplier. However, the Praemium Ltd (ASX: PPS) share price is down another 5.3% because of the loss of ANZ Private as its client.

The rising oil price has boosted the Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT) share price which is up nearly 4% at lunch.

The ASX technology businesses are getting a boost today. The Altium Limited (ASX: ALU) share price is up 2.6% and the Appen Ltd (ASX: APX) share price is up nearly 3%.

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Disclaimer: Any information contained in this article is limited to general financial/investment advice only. The information has not taken into account your specific needs, goals or objectives, so please consider consulting a licenced and trusted adviser before acting on the information. Please read The Rask Group’s Financial Services Guide (FSG) for more information. This article is authorised by Owen Raszkiewicz of The Rask Group, which is a corporate authorised representative No. 1264179 of Strawman Pty Ltd (ACN: 610 908 211) (AFSL: 501 223).

At the time of publishing, Jaz does not have a financial interest in any of the companies mentioned.