With the release of 2016-17 political donations data, the gambling industry proved once again that it's driving dark money in politics.
When it comes to transparency and regulation, Australia has the democratic world’s worst system of campaign finance.
Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle relied on a network of influential media and PR personalities to secure his mayoralty. Now, it seems, not even they can save him.
Will the Murdochs sit on a $10 billion stake in a company they have no control over, or will we see a fire-sale and a new generation of the family enriched?
Ever heard of a takeover bid where the amount of cash paid to shareholders is contingent on an upcoming regulatory decision? That’s what British gambling giants GVC and Ladbrokes came up with last week as they attempt to create a $10 billion gambling behemoth amidst a regulatory crackdown in the UK. Ladbrokes, one of the […]
Extraordinary scene in Victorian Parliament as the pokies lobby had another win.
A historic win for the Greens in the Northcote byelection came off the back of a volunteer campaign that outperformed Labor's all out blitz on the electorate. What does it mean for the Andrews government fortunes?
Murdoch showed again today his shareholders shouldn't have a voice. Here's a full list of former AGMs that went much the same way.
That said, it's because the company's share structure is dodgy.