If Turnbull wants to really unleash Australia's potential, he should hire Martin Parkinson.
Malcolm Maiden Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens posed an important question at Adrian Blundell-Wignall's Anika Foundation July lunch.
Malcolm Maiden China's sharemarket has stabilised, and Greece is making progress towards a bailout that won't save it but will buy it more time. What's a market pessimist to do? Search for new icebergs, of course.
Malcolm Maiden BHP Billiton is big enough to take a $US2.8 billion ($3.7 billion) pre-tax writedown of the value of its oil shale assets in the United States in its stride.
Malcolm Maiden The thing that is missing from the bailout deal that Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has to steer through Parliament is debt forgiveness.
Malcolm Maiden Is this it? Nope, the road from here is long and difficult.
Malcolm Maiden China's government has been attempting a delicate balancing act since the middle of last year. This month, it fell off the wire.
Malcolm Maiden We can all agree that financial market benchmarks are worthy of thorough examination for rigging.
Malcolm Maiden It should have taken the Reserve Bank only half an hour this morning to decide the cash rate should be held at 2 per cent for another month.
Malcolm Maiden Not even the Greeks know for sure what they voted against on Sunday.
Malcolm Maiden Nobody knows what Greece's no vote and the China's sharemarket will lead to – which is why everybody's selling.
Malcolm Maiden It is hardly surprising that the first rush of excitement about the the Asciano port and rail group receiving an $8.
Malcolm Maiden Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' decision to ask voters next Sunday whether the bailout offer from Europe should be accepted was as much about avoiding strife in his party, as it was about giving...
Malcolm Maiden The group is downsizing its postal division as its losses mount but other parts of the group have been hiring.
Malcolm Maiden Local investors face a bit of a dilemma as Greece prepares for crunch talks about its debt crisis.
Malcolm Maiden A guide to Greece's sovereign debt deadlock and the buzzwords being used to describe it.
Malcolm Maiden In 2008, as the oil price was rising to a new high of $US145 a barrel, New York based energy guru Ed Morse issued a famous call.
Malcolm Maiden The reality is that Woolworths boss Grant O'Brien's departure sets the group up for a new, as-yet unknown, course.
Malcolm Maiden Grant O'Brien's apparent decision to head for the door surely sets another, as yet unknown, course for Woolworths.
Malcolm Maiden If there is a query on IAG's sensational deal with Warren Buffett it is this: if he is doing what he so often does, is IAG's boss Mike Wilkins delusional when he says the deal is a "win-win"?
Malcolm Maiden IAG's tie-in with Warren Buffett ticks a lot of boxes. There's a halo effect, of course, but even without Buffett's formidable reputation attached this looks to be a deal worth doing.