Adam Schwab —

Adam Schwab

Business director and commentator

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Bolton’s greenmail could turn brown

April 15, 2009

Yesterday's farcical shenanigans at the BrisConnections unit-holders meeting could be the beginning of the end for renegade shareholder Nick Bolton.

Brisconnections and Macbank is no David and Goliath

April 14, 2009

The plot of the BrisConnections fiasco resembles that of a poorly written stage-play. A prose full of twists and turns, with no heroes, but plenty of villains.

David Leckie’s lucky Seven sell-off

April 8, 2009

The David Leckie share sell-off is a neat example of why equity incentive plans can fail to align with shareholder and executive interests, writes Adam Schwab.

Investment banker: this industry is sick

April 7, 2009

An investment banking insider has dumped all over his profession, despite sucking millions out of the industry himself.