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Jeff Kennett's $15bn poker gambit goes horribly wrong

Jeff Kennett's $15bn poker gambit goes horribly wrong

For a person so engaged with the poker machine industry former Victorian premier, Jeff Kennett, doesn't know much about it.

  • by Colin Kruger

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APA's Mick McCormack gave a XXXX about our gas network
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APA's Mick McCormack gave a XXXX about our gas network

Our east coast gas pipeline grid was designed on the back of a beer coaster, that might explain a lot.

  • by Colin Kruger
No easy gains for John Eales, Hamish McLennan at Magellan Financial
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No easy gains for John Eales, Hamish McLennan at Magellan Financial

One prominent financial player has gone against the tide of fat boardroom pay packets and skinny equity interests.

  • by Colin Kruger
'Jarring conflict' ended Cricket Australia sponsorship: Magellan
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'Jarring conflict' ended Cricket Australia sponsorship: Magellan

Magellan Financial had a lot of good news for investors on Thursday, but it also served up another sledge for Cricket Australia over the ball tampering saga.

  • by Colin Kruger
Former Commonwealth Bank execs pay dearly for scandals
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Former Commonwealth Bank execs pay dearly for scandals

Banks scandals cost four former Commonwealth bank executives forfeited unvested long term incentives that were worth up to $30 million.

  • by Colin Kruger
The tolls are adding up for Transurban's $7m CEO Scott Charlton
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The tolls are adding up for Transurban's $7m CEO Scott Charlton

The boss of toll road operator Transurban has joined the top end of the executive pay club.

  • by Colin Kruger
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Twiggy not raising white flag despite Atlas retreat
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Twiggy not raising white flag despite Atlas retreat

The sale of Atlas Iron shares by Andrew Forrest's Fortescue does not signal a retreat from his battle with fellow billionaire Gina Rinehart.

  • by Colin Kruger
Rookies rule at this year's CBA result
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Rookies rule at this year's CBA result

After a year of unmitigated disaster, is it any wonder that the Commonwealth Bank’s full year result will be such a rookie effort this year.

  • by Colin Kruger
Weekend Washup: Byelection aftermath and a dual citizenship 'own goal'

Weekend Washup: Byelection aftermath and a dual citizenship 'own goal'

Yes, it's the winter recess and politics is in stealth mode, but we had byelections and a party leader admitting to a fight with the IRS. That's something, right?

  • by Nathan Hondros
Sub-prime move for ex-tank commander and Suncorp CEO Snowball
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Sub-prime move for ex-tank commander and Suncorp CEO Snowball

Sub-prime lender Provident Financial has called in former British tank commander and Suncorp CEO Patrick Snowball as chairman.

  • by Colin Kruger
Back-up plan was Rob Ferguson's primary concern
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Back-up plan was Rob Ferguson's primary concern

The Primary Health chairman had a better plan for his untimely departure from the big chair than for the departure of his controversial former CEO, Peter Gregg.

  • by Colin Kruger