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Malcolm Maiden The Trade in Services Agreement document WikiLeaks has obtained is arcane, but it shows that Australia, the US, the European Union and 20 other large and small countries are talking about...
Malcolm Maiden Penalties totalling $1.2 million that Newcrest has agreed to pay to settle an Australian Securities and Investments Commission probe into its disclosure debacle last year will if confirmed in court...
Malcolm Maiden It's the agreed statement of facts that accompanies the settlement of ASIC's probe into Newcrest that is really interesting.
Malcolm Maiden Even after selling half of a $6b, 19 per cent stake in Woodside at a 14 per cent discount Shell has made a motza.
Malcolm Maiden There was only one antsy question at Woodside's meeting to announce that Shell's stake in the company would be cut from 23 per cent to 4.5 per cent at the most.
Malcolm Maiden The claim that geopolitics in the Middle East are about oil is not as easy to make as it used to be.
Malcolm Maiden Our Reserve Bank has rates on hold
Malcolm Maiden Consumer sentiment plunged in May after Joe Hockey delivered his budget. New surveys show that it hasn't got worse in June, but it hasn't improved much, either.
Malcolm Maiden The job cuts Australia Post boss Ahmed Fahour confirmed on Tuesday are heavier than they appear to be, and still don't solve the long-term problem the group faces.
Malcolm Maiden Like Clint Eastwood's gun-toting cop Dirty Harry, Draghi had asked bond traders if they felt lucky.
Malcolm Maiden The first job for central banks in countries hit head-on by the 2008-09 global crisis was to avoid an economic depression.
Malcolm Maiden CAMAC was a hidden gem: Tony Abbott's government should not have killed it.
Malcolm Maiden The Reserve Bank still has rates on hold, but consumer sentiment is the wild card. It doesn't get mentioned in the central bank's latest statement, but could decide when rates move, and in which...
Malcolm Maiden The key to what the RBA does next is what it did not say in its June statement.
Malcolm Maiden Following the money is a useful way to analyse this week's Westfield standoff.
Malcolm Maiden We are in uncharted waters after Westfield Retail Trust chairman Dick Warburton adjourned a meeting that was poised to vote down the Trust's participation in a $70 billion restructure of the...
Malcolm Maiden Frank Lowy's warning Westfield would independently split into separate Australian and international companies if a shareholder vote didn't go his way has resulted Australian corporate history.
Malcolm Maiden The first shareholder vote on Westfield's complicated $70 billion restructure plan has overwhelmingly supported the deal, with almost 98 per cent of Westfield Group shareholders who voted supporting...
Malcolm Maiden Thursday's vote on the $70 billion restructure of Westfield Group and Westfield Retail Trust is going to be tight.
Malcolm Maiden ASIC's new examination of leaks, spin and insider briefings confirms that the local market leaks like a sieve.