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Clancy Yeates reports on banking and finance and is a former Canberra business correspondent.
Clancy Yeates TOP regulators are calling for new powers to intervene in the key pillars of the Australian financial system after reviewing how today's regime would cope with a foreign-owned stock exchange.
Clancy Yeates BOARDS that try to dodge the ''two strikes'' rule on executive pay will only spark calls for tougher regulation from Canberra, the parliamentary secretary to the Treasurer, David Bradbury, has warned.
Clancy Yeates THE taxpayer-owned Future Fund has $2.8 billion worth of assets in the troubled euro zone, including almost half a billion dollars in the most debt-stricken nations such as Greece.
Clancy Yeates The taxpayer-owned Future Fund has $2.8 billion worth of assets in the troubled euro zone.
Clancy Yeates NEW lending to business has jumped to levels not seen since the global financial crisis, fuelling speculation that small and medium companies are bolstering their investment plans on the back of the...
Clancy Yeates Fund says severe global slump would wipe 2 percentage points off economy's growth rate.
Clancy Yeates THE International Monetary Fund says a severe global slump would wipe 2 percentage points off the Australian economy's growth rate and cause the mining investment boom to be scaled back sharply.
Clancy Yeates, Simon Johanson THE Treasurer, Wayne Swan, says the economy could fall into a slump on par with the downturn Australia suffered during the global financial crisis if Europe's cascading debt crisis is not resolved.
Clancy Yeates and Eli Greenblat Confidence appears to be recovering from ''recession-like'' lows, with expectations of an interest rate cut.
Clancy Yeates HOUSEHOLD confidence seems to be recovering from ''recession-like'' lows, thanks to growing expectations the Reserve Bank will cut interest rates on Melbourne Cup day.
Clancy Yeates Big business is warning that Australia risks losing thousands of jobs and enduring decades of ''mediocre growth and declining opportunity'' unless it confronts a productivity slump.
Clancy Yeates BIG business says Australia risks losing thousands of jobs and enduring decades of ''mediocre growth and declining opportunity'' unless it confronts a productivity slump.
Clancy Yeates THE National Australia Bank's new business survey report shows business conditions have edged into positive territory.
Clancy Yeates Shares in steel makers BlueScope and OneSteel have rallied after the Greens revealed they would back a $300 million support package for the industry.
Clancy Yeates EMPLOYMENT growth is tipped to slow from its already sluggish pace in the coming months, as businesses continue to shy away from hiring new staff.
Clancy Yeates BANKS are complaining that a tax break for bank deposits is too complex, and unlikely to trigger a meaningful change in saving habits.
Clancy Yeates Banks are complaining that a tax break for bank deposits is too complex and unlikely to trigger a meaningful change in saving habits.
Clancy Yeates IMF says Australia's 'enviable' economic position is threatened by an overheated housing market.
Clancy Yeates AUSTRALIA'S ''enviable'' economic position is threatened by an overheated housing market and dependence on resources exports, the International Monetary Fund says.
Clancy Yeates REVIVING the manufacturing sector will require immigration rules that allow more highly-skilled workers to stay in the country, says the chief executive of the global giant Dow Chemical, Andrew...