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Gareth Hutchens Former CBA boss David Murray has questioned the concept of the RBA's 'independence'.
Gareth Hutchens Former Commonwealth Bank boss David Murray has questioned the concept of the Reserve Bank's political ''independence'' and said it should be more accountable.
Gareth Hutchens Two of Australia's biggest banks have been forced to change their advertising.
Gareth Hutchens Some brokers are ''tipping'' privileged clients before recommendations are made public.
Gareth Hutchens One of the country's biggest listed investment companies, Djerriwarrh, has cautioned the market could remain volatile for months, with concerns about a pullback in US quantitative easing, and the...
Gareth Hutchens The market jumped nearly 3 per cent this week despite bleak comments from China.
Gareth Hutchens Gold has fallen 30 per cent in the past nine months as the world's central banks have flooded their economies with billions of extra dollars.
Gareth Hutchens Influential listed investment fund Mirrabooka is confident of long-run returns from the Australian market despite record lows in business confidence and an expected rise in unemployment next year.
Gareth Hutchens Some of Telstra’s biggest blue chip customers - including NAB, Qantas and Westpac – will see critical support operations performed out of India if the telco pushes ahead with plans to outsource jobs...
Gareth Hutchens Telstra has flagged it will cut up to 170 jobs as it shifts part of its back office operations to India, amid sweeping changes to the company’s operations.
Gareth Hutchens Big cutbacks in the number of broking analysts covering Australia's largest companies are partly responsible for controversies around selective analyst briefings, a key investor group has said.
Gareth Hutchens The sharemarket closed higher for the week as global central banks once again took centre stage.
Gareth Hutchens Australia's top economists warn the fallout from the mining boom could get messy.
Glenda Kwek and Gareth Hutchens More bears have joined the downgrading party against the dollar, with a major investment bank expecting the currency to fall to US75¢ in 12 months.
Gareth Hutchens APRA accepts five more enforceable undertakings from former directors of failed Trio Capital.
Glenda Kwek and Gareth Hutchens Deputy RBA governor confirms his boss made a "light-hearted remark", prompting ANZ to revise its rates revision.
Gareth Hutchens Customers have saved billions of dollars since Australia's banks began to disclose that high-interest-rate term deposits automatically roll over to much lower interest rates on maturity.
Gareth Hutchens The corporate regulator has warned Australia’s biggest companies about its areas of focus for financial year reports.
Gareth Hutchens Liabilities for a compensation fund set aside for victims of James Hardies' asbestos products have increased by $117 million to $1.7 billion.
Gareth Hutchens After the carnage of last week, things were being mopped up this week.