Thousands strike from work for climateBY ELIZABETH MCARTHUR | FRIDAY, 20 SEP 2019 11:35AM
Today's global climate strike has resulted in 2568 Australian businesses giving their employees the day off to protest, including Australian Ethical, Future Super and IRESS.Read more: Business, Australian Ethical, IRESS, HalfCut, Allyson Lowbridge, Atlassian, Bank Australia, BetaShares Capital, Future Super Simon Sheikh, Peruvian Amazon, Sargon, Spaceship, Sustainable Australia Fund, Verve Super
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A former chair of the SMSF Association has returned for another stint in the top job.
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