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Border rule-breaking former adviser banned

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 5 APR 2022
Mark Babbage, the financial adviser who was jailed last year for breaching Western Australia's tough border restrictions to attend the AFL Grand Final, has been banned from providing advice for 10 years. Babbage was arrested by Western Australia police ...

WealthO2 rolls out rebrand

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 4 APR 2022
... and recent senior appointments. We have also improved our service model with new state managers for Victoria, Western Australia, South Australia, a new head of client success and dedicated transition team to ensure speed of delivery. We feel our new ...

War in Ukraine sparks defence spend

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 29 MAR 2022
... on submarine infrastructure. That $10 billion includes $4.3 billion invested in a large vessel dry berth in Western Australia. Steps are also being taken to secure land in Adelaide so the government can build a nuclear-powered submarine construction ...

Government flags $17.9bn infrastructure spend

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 29 MAR 2022
... upgrade. There is also $678 million allocated for the Outback Way project, which spans the Northern Territory, Western Australia and Queensland and $2.264 billion for the North South Corridor, Torrens to Darlington in South Australia. "By investing in ...

Government vows support for SMEs, self-funded retirees

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 24 MAR 2022
... 170,000 businesses that have payroll tax reporting obligations," Frydenberg said. New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia, South Australia, Queensland and Australian Capital Territory are already participating in a trial data transfer to understand ...

Westbridge Funds buys $16.21m industrial facility

CHLOE WALKER  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 MAR 2022
... well-performing mining industry and growing interstate investor appetite." Iredell added that the yield gap between Western Australia and the eastern states is causing increased institutional investment interest in Western Australian properties and secondary ...

Value strategy drags Clime's performance

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 28 FEB 2022
... of CHL Bayswater Financial Planning and Mi Wealth Plan, Perth-based firms, for $232,000 in a bid to expand in Western Australia. Meanwhile, Diverger, formerly known as Easton Investments, reported a flat $1.8 million in statutory net profit for the same ...

Sequoia makes three appointments

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 15 FEB 2022
... to bolster its national advice network. Barry Strapps has joined as regional manager for South Australia and Western Australia. He joined InterPrac last year and prior to that worked at Centrepoint, Asteron and AMP in roles assisting advisers and accountants ...

Mine unions pressure funds over Rio

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 11 FEB 2022
... of all Rio Tinto's global divisions, bullying and sexual harassment were highest in its iron ore division in Western Australia's Pilbara. More than half of Rio's iron ore employees reported experiencing bullying and one third of the women employed by ...

Cbus, Dexus acquire Perth assets

CHLOE WALKER  |  TUESDAY, 1 FEB 2022
... 33.3% interest in the Jandakot joint venture, which holds the Jandakot Airport and industrial precinct in Perth, Western Australia. Jandakot Airport is the major general aviation airport in Western Australia, opened in 1963. Cbus chief investment officer ...