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Future Fund mulls Transurban investment

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  FRIDAY, 11 DEC 2009
... with CPPIB and OTPP with a view to remove some of the conditions attached to the indicative proposal. A Sydney Morning Herald article reported that one of the key hurdles is "a condition that 22 per cent of Transurban's register maintain a stake in the ...

Financial Standard finalist in ACSI Media Award

... increasing awareness and understanding of governance. Previous award winners were Michael Evans from the Sydney Morning Herald in 2007 and Greg Hoy of the ABC in 2008. This year, ACSI also received submissions from the Sydney Morning Herald, the Australian ...

When ASIC knocks, answer immediately

RUTH LIEW  |  THURSDAY, 2 JUL 2009
... also said that two "financial planners" who recently received notices from ASIC, as was highlighted in a Sydney Morning Herald article yesterday, were not members of the FPA. Sanders believed them to be accountants who run accounting businesses.

Working mothers caught in tax snafu

ALEX DUNNIN  |  FRIDAY, 5 JUN 2009
... University of Sydney professor of public economics Patricia Apps has released research, reported in today's Sydney Morning Herald, that shows women earning low to middle income wages are paying the highest tax rates because of the complex interaction ...

Fin services escapes consumer law reform

ALEX DUNNIN  |  TUESDAY, 17 FEB 2009
... today launch new regulations to integrate State-based consumer laws into a national framework, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. The new reforms are specifically designed to target unfair contracts that have become more widespread with the increasing ...

John Kavanagh joins Financial Standard

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  WEDNESDAY, 4 FEB 2009
... Kavanagh joins Financial Standard's editorial team. Kavanagh, a freelance journalist who writes for the Sydney Morning Herald and online finance newsletter www.thesheet.com, will join Financial Standard as contributor. He will be writing the publication's ...

Read between the headlines

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 22 JAN 2009
... stories about thousand of workers being given the boot. '6000 jobs axed as BHP feels the pinch,' printed the Sydney Morning Herald. The Age had 'PM's plea on jobs ignored' as it wrote about 'thousands of positions to be axed across the mining, retail ...

Nomura absorbs Lehman Bros Australia

MICHELLE BALTAZAR  |  TUESDAY, 23 SEP 2008
... Lehman Brothers' employees were offered employment with the firm. But the transition has hit a snag. The Sydney Morning Herald reported that Lehman Brothers in Europe is planning to recoup more than $10 billion of its own funds which was sitting in the ...

FinLit teachers package released

ALEX DUNNIN  |  THURSDAY, 5 JUN 2008
... principals association. Leonie Trimper, president of the Australian Primary Principals Association told the Sydney Morning Herald the package risks adding to an already overcrowded curriculum and should have been integrated into the current discussions ...

The fight over how to fight inflation

ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 MAY 2008
... government, are now taking a much more active role in defending and arguing the reasons for public policy. The Sydney Morning Herald is today reporting how Henry has slammed the Federal Opposition for announcing it will block increased transport taxes ...