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More super tax concessions on table

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 17 JUN 2021
... high-income earner and age 67. "What sort of political representative sets out thinking about what they want to achieve in Canberra and their top priority is to give themselves a pay rise?" Watts suggested Hanson would have at least a $30,000 "pay rise" ...

Chief economist update: How do you solve a problem like Australia's housing?

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 JUN 2021
... Sydney (+6.1%) and Melbourne (+5.1%). Property prices also rose in Perth (+5.2%), Brisbane (+4.0%), Adelaide (+4.0%), Canberra (+5.6%), Hobart (+6.1%), and Darwin (+4.7%)." That was the March 2021 quarter. We already know from the timelier stats - courtesy ...

Putting the local property boom in perspective

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 11 JUN 2021
... increase in the year. However, Australia's housing market is still running hot led by the markets in Perth, Sydney and Canberra, according to Knight Frank. While the one-year growth rate was behind many nations, the six month growth rate in prices of ...

No big losers in FY22 budget

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 11 MAY 2021
... enhance women's economic security and a $15 billion infrastructure spend. Delivering the 2021/22 federal budget in Canberra this evening, Frydenberg declared Australia better placed than just about any other country to meet economic challenges that ...

Chief economist update: Iron ore is the glue that binds China and Australia

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 11 MAY 2021
... for Brazil is heaven sent for Australia. Despite the escalation of diplomatic and trade tensions between Beijing and Canberra, China cannot get enough of Australia's biggest commodity export. Australian Bureau of Statistics' (ABS) figures show ...

Count snaps up three former MLC firms

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 1 APR 2021
... Pembroke, following the prior appointments of Ascent Private Wealth, Venture Financial Advisers and Plan Protect. They are a Canberra-based firm led by Darren Stevens, who has over 20 years' experience as a financial adviser. "The biggest drawcard for ...

Chief economist update: Australia's virtuous cycle keeps on turning

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 29 MAR 2021
... able to reap the full benefits of elevated iron ore prices because of the ongoing diplomatic and trade tensions between Canberra and Beijing, which has already prompted China to impose import restrictions on Australian products. The latest international ...

Chief economist update: Strike while iron ore cools

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 26 MAR 2021
... around 50% of total world iron ore exports - had it not been for the on-going diplomatic tensions between Beijing and Canberra sparked by that tiny micro-organism. As such, China had imposed trade restrictions, quotas, bans or whatever on Australian ...

Capgemini names new managing director

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 2 MAR 2021
... Strategic Business Unit earlier this year. O'Brien will lead a team of more than 2000 people across Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane, Perth, Auckland, and Wellington. She will oversee Capgemini's breadth of capabilities in strategy and transformation ...

Wilsons starts Canberra office

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 8 FEB 2021
The 125-year-old advice and stockbroking firm is establishing a Canberra office, as two financial advisers based in the region join from Elston. Tim Anderson and Richard Taylor have joined Wilsons' private wealth advisory team, which is headed by Paul ...
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