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Elizabeth Knight

Elizabeth Knight comments on companies, markets and the economy.

Directors are concerned about the imposition of yet another layer of expectations.

Could red tape help banks win tech arms race?

What will banks look like in 20 years and will they all survive the technology revolution that is allowing all manner of fintech companies to chip away at various aspects of their businesses?

The last straw for Solomon Lew was an email from Myer chairman Paul McClintock.

The email that turned Solly Lew against Myer

Solly Lew was granted half an hour with Myer chairman Paul McClintock in October after trying to see him since May. It turned out to be the final straw for the Premier Investments boss.

AGL plans to shut the Liddell Power Station in the Hunter Valley by 2022.

Liddell a closed and shut case for AGL board

AGL has made it clear it will push back against strong arm tactics by the federal government to keep the Liddell coal-fired plant open beyond its 2022 use by date or sell it to someone who will.