Crikey September 4, 2017 5 Comments
The clean-out of the Commonwealth Bank board continues, but nothing will stop foreign regulators from pursuing the kinds of fines that will make local regulatory efforts look innocuous, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
Glenn Dyer August 29, 2017 3 Comments
With CBS taking over Ten Network Holdings the entire Australian media landscape seems set for terraforming. Glenn Dyer breaks down the winners, losers and big changes of this complicated transaction.
Crikey August 28, 2017 8 Comments
Media goliath CBS looks set to buy Ten Network Holdings out of administration, surprising prospective buyers Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon. Stephen Mayne and Glenn Dyer ask: what does this mean for the future of the Australian media landscape?
Crikey August 24, 2017 3 Comments
The Business Council of Australia has major problems, with chair Grant King bailing out on a short-lived board position with BHP, and CBA head Ian Narev struggling with the money laundering crisis, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.
Bernard Keane August 22, 2017 6 Comments
Peter Costello doesn't know much about the global financial crisis. But he knows what he likes: punitive financial measures.
Bernard Keane August 18, 2017 11 Comments
How should Australia respond if protectionism ramps up across the world? And what can governments do to convince voters of the benefits of free trade? The Productivity Commission has some interesting answers.
Guy Rundle August 18, 2017 4 Comments
Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest has successfully fought off a mining lease from a rival miner on his land. However, in doing so he may have set a precedent that can work against him.
Glenn Dyer August 17, 2017
Seven CEO Tim Worner says sports broadcasting is at a "tipping point" in Australia, but new online invaders Amazon and Netflix are just following Murdoch's lead.
Crikey August 14, 2017
The control of Australia's insurance market wielded by Warren Buffett's General Re makes his continuing health a subject of real import for the Australian financial system, write Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.