Business

Elizabeth Knight

Elizabeth Knight comments on companies, markets and the economy.

Companies exporting to Chinese consumers, such as Bellamy's, face challenges that did not apply for miners selling to China.

Bellamy's Chinese burn causes more financial pain

The saga of Bellamy's demonstrates just how rapidly a company can move from being a sharemarket darling with seemingly limitless growth prospects to a sharemarket pariah with a questionable business model.

Under the new offer, Tatts would get split, giving shareholders cash for the valuable lotteries business and onselling ...

The $7 billion corporate battle for Tatts

A new bid from financial players including Macquarie and US-based private equiteers KKR for lotteries and gaming group Tatts could scupper Tabcorp's takeover ambitions.