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Will ANZ take out the Fat Cat super fund gong?

Curtain raiser for the annual Fat Cat survey. Which are the best performing and worst performing Australian super funds? This year, a record 3,800...
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The case for a banks Royal Commission

The looming bank inquiry and the case for a Royal Commission. Malcolm Turnbull kicks of Australia's parliamentary inquiry into the banks next week. It...

ASIC sale is gold for buyers

Until this reporter was fired by Fairfax Media earlier this year, presumably for the crime of journalism, University of NSW accounting academic Jeff Knapp...
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Block the ASIC sale!

Apple and the Peoples’ Tax Revolution

Opinion piece by George Rozvany In 1964, when Bob Dylan wrote his immortal protest song, ”The times they are a-changin”, the Peoples’ Tax Revolution of...

Revealed: CBA’s secret deal with Storm victims’ lawyer

The Commonwealth Bank secretly struck a deal with class action lawyers for Storm Financial Group which left victims in a $1 billion claim against...

Bunnings: lowest acts are just the beginning

“At Bunnings, lower prices are just the beginning, we’ll also take your house!” Yes, it must be time for the hardware giant to upgrade...

Multinational sham: how Australia was hoodwinked

Today we unveil a potent thesis on multinational tax avoidance by Michael Hibbins, formerly an executive of a global oil major operating in Australia. Tax...

Investigation: ASIC fees highest in world, even before data sale

Australia is perilously close to slipping behind Bangladesh and Cambodia as the most costly place in the world to access corporate information. Already, in...

ASIC sale: rhetoric versus reality

The devious plan to peddle the country’s corporate database to a private operator met a wall of opposition in recent days: media, unions, civic...