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New super fund to secure female financial security
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 3 DEC 2018
... food security expert for the United Nations' World Food Programme and is a former senate candidate for the Australian Greens. She began her career as a financial analyst and strategy adviser with Deloitte. "As a community of women who care about ...
Chief economist update: We're headed for surplus (if assumptions hold)
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 9 MAY 2018
... Budget...even those questions you're afraid to ask. The overall picture is that aside from the Labor Party (I think the Greens too), most saw the Budget and liked what they see. Why wouldn't we? Tax cuts for businesses and the employed and increased ...
Government targeted for delaying Royal Commission
ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 20 APR 2018
... Commission was targeted by social media this week. Perhaps unsurprisingly, much of the criticism was leveled by Labor and Greens politicians - although the former Deputy Prime Minister also expressed his regret for opposing it. In the past I argued against ...
AFCA, key housing bills passed
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  THURSDAY, 7 DEC 2017
... after 18 months was added. Related story: First home buyers: Devil is in the detail for super funds The opposition and the Greens both came out against the legislation, with Labor senator Doug Cameron arguing the scheme will do nothing to address housing ...
Government superannuation reforms shelved
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  TUESDAY, 5 DEC 2017
... cannot in good conscience support this bill until there is consistency in MySuper and choice products." Both Labor and the Greens had already signalled their intention to oppose the bills, requiring the Government to find support among One Nation, the ...
Labor unyielding on banking Royal Commission
KARREN VERGARA  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 JUL 2017
... month, Australian banks narrowly avoided a Royal Commission into practices and executive compensation after a Labor and Greens-backed proposed bill fell short of one vote in the House of Representatives. "I am not proposing another full blown inquiry ...
Banks narrowly avoid parliamentary inquiry
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 16 JUN 2017
... a parliamentary inquiry to examine banking practices including executive pay, will remain in Parliament and Labor, the Greens and others have vowed not to give up. The Turnbull government has long resisted a Royal Commission into the banks, instead announcing ...
Pensioners want DB decision reversed
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 2 FEB 2016
... DB pensioners CPSA is proposing to write to federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, federal Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen, and Greens leader Richard Di Natale, to point out several problems with a new restriction on DB income that can be excluded from the ...
FoFA end marks start of new advice era
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 30 NOV 2015
... Assistant Treasurer Kelly O'Dwyer said, shortly after the bill passed in both Parliament houses with bipartisan support. The Greens, however, considered that "this rushed legislation was a missed opportunity to further improve consumer protections like ...
Senate to investigate white-collar crime
LAURA MILLAN  |  THURSDAY, 26 NOV 2015
... regulators and Financial System Inquiry chair David Murray to strengthen the system. The Senate voted yesterday in favour of a Greens motion to establish the inquiry. Greens Senator Peter Whish-Wilson said that "the current system of white-collar crime ...
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