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Super funds urged to include macro-level ESG principles
BEN COLLINS  |  THURSDAY, 9 AUG 2012
... that responsible investment will become mainstream." ESG investing has been highlighted recently, with the Australian Greens party putting a bill before parliament that would force the Future Fund to pull out of socially questionable investments. Greens ...
Foreign MIS tax legislation delayed
BEN COLLINS  |  THURSDAY, 21 JUN 2012
... treasurer Mathias Cormann responded, claiming the federal government had misled constituents and caved to pressure from the Greens Party. In a statement yesterday, Cormann said "Business cannot invest with confidence when the government clearly has no ...
What price surplus?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 16 APR 2012
Whose fault is it anyway? New Greens leader Christine Milne has barely warmed the seat Bob Brown vacated last week and she's already off to a firing start. Don't blame Julia and Swan (and the Greens?), they've been locked in into delivering the "promised" ...
AFA urges Independents to help change FOFA
CLAIRE MCGREAL  |  THURSDAY, 8 MAR 2012
... last week on the issue. "We met with the key advisers of Independents, we had forthright and honest dialogue with the Greens and the Government and we continue to have good ongoing dialogue with the Coalition," said Klippin. "After the release of the ...
Cutting super tax breaks unwise: SPAA
CLAIRE MCGREAL  |  TUESDAY, 7 FEB 2012
The Self Managed Super Fund Professionals' Association of Australia has weighed into the industry debate on the Greens' call to raise the superannuation tax for high income earners. Green leader Bob Brown yesterday proposed a scaled tax on super contributions ...
Super tax concessions in spotlight
MELANIE TIMBRELL  |  MONDAY, 30 JAN 2012
... Roundtable yesterday in response to ideas raised at the Tax Forum in October last year. Pressure has been mounting from the Greens to scale back superannuation tax concessions on the basis they unfairly advantage higher income earners. The announcement ...
Hunter Hall executive board changes
ELISE BURGESS  |  MONDAY, 17 OCT 2011
... Edwards' has also held senior advisory roles with the Wilderness Society, Australian Conservation Foundation, the Australian Greens and Animals Australia. "She [Naomi] brings high intelligence and deep experience in investment management and finance ...
Manufacturing's Gerry Harvey moment
ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 AUG 2011
... Australian dollar and within a week celebrity union leader Paul Howes was calling for 'buy Australian' incentives. The Greens and other parts of the union movement quickly followed suit demanding yet another government review and reintroduction of protectionism. ...
Sunny side up
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 4 JUL 2011
... bearing fruit. All, it seems, are now walking on the sunny side of the street -- even Dominique Strauss-Kahn and Australian Greens Party leader Bob Brown.
Commonwealth trustee reforms passes Senate
ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 JUN 2011
... thousands of military and civilian scheme members," said Senator Wong. The set of legislation passed with the support of the Greens, Senators Steve Fielding and Nick Xenophon, and a number of independents, but the Opposition did not back the changes. ...
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