When the Medici family, who invented modern banking, wanted to intimidate rivals they did it with food. Sumptuous banquets that displayed their wealth and power. Nic Moore's Macquarie Group might have been taking a leaf out of the Medici book at Thursday's shareholder meeting.
Colin Kruger, CBD
He may be weeks away from his 60th birthday, but our former treasurer and Nine Entertainment chairman, Peter Costello, showed he still knows how to play an audience.
Melbourne businessman, Mark Rowsthorn, salvaged most of the McAleese Group from administration in February. But 180 staff are about to lose their jobs after one of the businesses in the rescued group, Australian Road Express (ARX), gets wound up by receivers.
One of Sydney's finest legal minds was unhappy at this taste of reality TV.
Every family has its black sheep, and the family of our top corporate cop, ASIC chairman Greg Medcraft, is no different.
Robo-advice is the new black – or the new gold – with former Wallabies captain Stirling Mortlock joining Chris Brycki at Peak Advisors.
There is one more momentous decision that needs to be made by the Australia Post board before Ahmed Fahour hangs up his postie hat this Friday: Will he retain the board seat at Dubai logistics group, Aramex.
Is Myer's departing deputy arriving at Amazon?
There has been carnage across the ditch where New Zealand's biggest construction group, Fletcher Building, announced its second profit downgrade in a matter of months despite the country experiencing a building boom.
Metcash's departing CEO, Ian Morrice, has a bit of housework to do before he saunters out the door some time before Christmas.