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Glenn Dyer

Crikey business and media commentator

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Macquarie: swimming in Rudd’s largesse

May 1, 2009 8

Without the Rudd Government's deposit guarantee, Macquarie Bank would have had a tough time surviving.

Wall St clueless as bad news rolls in

April 30, 2009

World markets inexplicably bounced last night on the apparent 'good news' that the US economy's slide continued.

Time Inc publishing arm edges closer to midnight

April 30, 2009

The overall result from the huge Time Warner media conglomerate overshadowed the wrecking ball looming over Time's publishing business.

Thank God You’re Here anchors the night

April 30, 2009

Last night, Thank God You're Here anchored the night, topped the ratings, entertained and was chock full of paying ads. Will MasterChef be able to make the same claims?

Melco media coverage misses the point

April 30, 2009

A key element of James Packer and Hong Kong tycoon Lawrence Ho's latest capital raising was ignored.

Beijing buries the Taiwan hatchet

April 30, 2009

The first investment deal in Taiwan by China since 1949 has started capturing attention across Asia.

All Saints loses ground but Seven wins the night

April 29, 2009

Some interesting changes last night. Seven would not be impressed the way All Saints tanked against Nine's Two and a Half Men.

Steelmakers brace for inferno ahead

April 29, 2009

The Australian and world steel industries are struggling as demand continues to weaken.

Strike two for US Treasury Secretary

April 29, 2009

He stuffed-up the release of the first outline of his bank help plans in February and it's only got worse from there.

ANZ buries cash profit as banks spin the bad times

ANZ buries cash profit as banks spin the bad times

April 29, 2009

As the first half results from the NAB yesterday and the ANZ this morning show, spin and banking go hand in hand.