Local exporters are still battling to remain competitive despite a recent dip in the value of the Australian dollar, a survey suggests.
Clancy Yeates New lending to business has jumped to levels not seen since the global financial crisis.
Gareth Hutchens Outpouring of criticism and bank bashing replaced with total lack of reaction.
Chris Zappone RBA slashes rates by the most since the GFC in a bid to reignite growth in the sagging economy.
Max Mason Wayne Swan’s surprise decision to drop Labor’s previously promised one per cent cut in the company tax rate will still have benefits for small business, economists say.
Eric Johnston Small to mid-sized business is again emerging as the key battleground for banks to build their lending book as the mortgage market cools.
The big four banks are doing all they can to win over mid-sized businesses but bank satisfaction ratings among that segment have either dropped or are static, research shows.