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Tools to Discover Publicly ASX Listed and Privately Held Companies


You can find news articles about companies using Factiva. You can limit you search to subject for example corporate and industrial news, by industry for example Real estate / Construction and by region for example Australia. Factiva automatically narrows your search to the last three years. Look at Factiva's Company Snapshot to obtain more detailed information about a particular firm. 

Connect 4

Connect four is a financial information service. Head to the boardroom section and search by Country, Australia, industry – real estate and sort the results by market capitalization. Click on the market capitalisation tab to sort the results in a descending order. You can also sort the results by revenue. Click on any of the company names to see historical information and other details. 


Osirus provides global public listed and unlisted company information, including Australian companies. Search using the GICS Classifications, for example Industrials, Capital Goods, Construction and Engineering. To search via industry, hover over industry and selection industry classifications.


Orbis including information on privately listed companies. To search for private companies within an industry, click on activities and industry then industry classifications. Search for construction and select construction of buildings

Lookup ASX Listed Firms Associated with the Construction Industry

The ASX uses the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) method of categorising companies. Listcorp is one of the easier to use, freely accessible web sites to discover firms traded on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) listed on the ASX, by GICS sector.  Relevant sectors are listed and linked to below:

Subjects: Architecture and built environment
Tags: Australian construction industry, Engineering construction firms Australia, Finding company information, Queensland building industry, Queensland construction industry, Real estate development corporations Australia, UXB115