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Turnbull expected to dust off shelved policies
LAURA MILLAN  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2015
... discuss the government's response to the FSI, and the response to the Life Insurance Framework was also imminent. But the Liberal spill has delayed the process. An opportunity to speed up policy reform The industry has welcomed the appointment of Prime ...
Senate inquiry into gender retirement income gap launched
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 18 AUG 2015
... instructed to conduct an inquiry yesterday. A cross-party motion by Senators Jenny McAllister (Labor), Sean Edwards (Liberal) and Larissa Waters (Greens) was supported by the Senate. The Senate Economics References Committee will investigate, among other ...
Claims of wrongdoing have no basis: IOOF
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2015
... canvassed publicly have been investigated by the company's compliance team and through the ordinary course of their duties. Liberal Senator Sean Edwards proposed there was bullying culture at IOOF that perhaps led to the alleged wrongdoings but Kelaher ...
Super funds clash on board independence
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 26 JUN 2015
... An FSC statement said independent directors on superannuation boards were recommended by reviews under both Labor and Liberal governments with the Super System Review in 2009 and the Financial System Inquiry in 2014. Recognising existing super funds ...
Market Wrap AM
AAP  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2015
... and the Australian Bureau of Statistics releases the international trade price indexes for the March quarter. Former Liberal leader John Hewson speaks at a Property Council lunch in Adelaide while the two-day Future of Work conference finishes up in ...
Political donations pay off
STAFF WRITER  |  TUESDAY, 31 MAR 2015
... firm Political Monitor shows. While giving to both parties ensured the best outcome, companies that gave only to the Liberal or National Parties experienced better share price performance than those who only gave to the Australian Labor Party (ALP). ...
Turnbull on super and housing debate: "a thoroughly bad idea"
LAURA MILLAN  |  THURSDAY, 12 MAR 2015
Communications Minister and Liberal MP Malcolm Turnbull slammed Treasurer Joe Hockey's suggestion that young Australians could be given early access to their superannuation to help them buy their first house. "My own view is that would be a thoroughly ...
Privatisation backlash derails infra investing
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 23 FEB 2015
... in the recent Queensland state election that most observers argued it played a key role in seeing the Campbell Newman Liberal National Party government thrown out after just one term - despite them having won one of the most commanding electoral victories ...
FEATURE: 2014 year in review
MARK SMITH, LAURA MILLAN, JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  FRIDAY, 12 DEC 2014
... Australian Financial Review gave the issue particular prominence, taking a heavily critical stance on the ANU's action. Liberal Party grandees Malcolm Fraser and John Hewson, however, supported the ANU's right to divest. Why the critical parties did ...
Fraser and Hewson support ANU's right to divest
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  WEDNESDAY, 15 OCT 2014
A group of investors and prominent Australians, including former prime minister Malcolm Fraser and former Liberal leader John Hewson, have signed a statement supporting the Australian National University's right to divest from companies. The statement ...
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