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With Merrill Lynch Australia desperately trying to stem the bad publicity and mass defections to Johnson Taylor, it is time for Crikey to reveal the amazing threats he made to us.And subscribers have also just been told all about the rorting allegations that have stopped Mal Brough taking up his post in the Howard ministry and another 120 Liberal Party members who have suddenly emerged in Ryan ahead of Sunday’s preselection.

Subscribe now for $30 before the price rises to $55 on February 15 and receive about three sealed sections a week from Crikey.

These are some of our other sealed sections that have been emailed to our sole subscriber.

  • Macquarie’s $101 million annual tollroad management fee
  • The Rivkin Report – $20 million in annual revenue
  • Nick Whitlam’s dodgy stitch up at NRMA AGM
  • Costello’s mate David Knott goes after Big John Elliott
  • How we helped force Steve Vizard’s resignation from Telstra
  • Kerry Stokes and his mysterious love life
  • The infamous Daily Telegraph hit list
  • How the Commonwealth Bank stuffed up its board elections
  • Steve Vizard’s growing bank balance, enemy list and conflicts of interest
  • Kerry Packer shooting at a chopper carrying Paul Keating
  • Bob Hawke’s $80,000 in free suits
  • Shane Warne’s off-field womanising
  • The tabloid editor having an affair with his secretary
  • The chairman who passed off his children by his lover as his own grandchildren
  • Felicity Kennett’s song for an injured dog
  • What Col Allan does in his sink
  • The complete Rash Long debacle over Media Flash
  • The restaurant fight between Piers Akerman and John Singleton
  • Kerry Packer and Heidi Fleiss
  • The real story of Looksmart found Evan Thornley
  • Paul Keating’s millions from Colonial
  • Why Rupert Murdoch hates Ron Walker
  • Rupert Hamer’s complaints about the Kennetts
  • 3AW’s connection to a $100 million taxpayer loss
  • The corporate battle behind the Stan and Tracey debacle

Peter Fray

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