Newspaper columnists across the country have rushed to canonise the gravely ill billionaire, but the facts of the case are more slippery.
The first home owners grant, especially in its boosted form, is not a policy which benefit first home buyers, but one which will lock them into a lifetime of possibly unserviceable debt.
There's nothing much to celebrate in Margaret Jackson's string of questionable directorships.
With Richard Pratt sadly close to succumbing to cancer, his legacy in business and philanthropic circles remains unwritten. Adam Schwab has a shot at finishing the job.
Trevor Rowe's claims over his role in the BrisConnections saga are crumbling.
Commonwealth Bank CEO Ralph Norris is taking a 10% pay cut, but he'll still be earning substantially more than his predecessor.
The victims of the Nicholas Bolton-Leighton-BrisConnections secret deal have certainly not laid down, with continued legal action against BrisConnections and Macquarie Bank likely.