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Clancy Yeates reports on banking and finance and is a former Canberra business correspondent.
Clancy Yeates AMP Capital has become the latest big financial services firm to bulk up its Asian presence.
Clancy Yeates Commonwealth Bank is set to lose one of its most senior executives, Ian Saines.
Clancy Yeates Investment in property is heating up - while first-home buyers struggle to get a foot in the door.
Clancy Yeates AMP Capital has become the latest big financial services company to bulk up its Asian presence.
Clancy Yeates Macquarie Group's push into mortgages has caused its home loan book to more than double to $9 billion in the past year, as it seeks to exploit the fat profit margins in residential property lending.
Clancy Yeates One of the biggest companies to float on this year posts slightly ahead of its targets.
Clancy Yeates Steadfast Group, which recently listed in one of the biggest floats so far this year, has posted profits slightly ahead of its targets and reaffirmed its outlook for this financial year.
Clancy Yeates Consumers are set to spend more on essentials, housing and travel over the coming year.
Clancy Yeates Households want to maintain high saving rates, but are also set to spend more on housing and travel, a survey finds.
Clancy Yeates Financial services company MyState is heavily exposed to both extremes of the "two-speed economy", but it says there are growing signs that an economic turning point is emerging.
Clancy Yeates ANZ Bank will refund $5.3 million to insurance customers after the corporate watchdog uncovered a series of breaches of credit rules by some of the country’s big car financiers.
Clancy Yeates Australian companies are likely to avoid the credit crunch threatening firms in some of Asia's biggest economies.
Clancy Yeates New home loans approved by banks and other lenders jumped 28 per cent to $79 billion in the June quarter.
Clancy Yeates New home loans approved by banks and other lenders jumped by 28 per cent to $79 billion in the June quarter, amid growing signs of a recovery in the residential property market.
Clancy Yeates NAB chief executive says the credit rating downgrade of its British subsidiary Clydesdale Bank is "disappointing".
Clancy Yeates Australia's pool of retirement savings has overtaken the total value of Australian bank deposits.
Clancy Yeates Insurance sector faces a tougher growth environment after enjoying bumper profits last financial year.
Glenda Kwek, Clancy Yeates, Eric Johnston Emerging markets are facing a capital flight as funds flow back into Europe and the United States.
Clancy Yeates Insurance Australia Group expects to follow a trebling in profit over the year to June.
Clancy Yeates IAG has reported full-year net profit more than triple a year earlier as claims fell and premiums rose.