September 2, 2015 6
The government has delivered another win for the big banks, dumping a tax that Joe Hockey supported just months ago, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.
April 30, 2015 6
How worried should we be about a credit rating downgrade? Not much, Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer write.
November 5, 2014 21
The Murray Inquiry is likely to hand the government an invitation to a fight with the big banks -- and Treasurer Joe Hockey is in no state to lead it.
July 18, 2014 1
The demonstration of bank power on the FOFA repeal illustrates the challenge of effectively regulating a sector that is beginning to dominate the Australian economy, write Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer.
July 15, 2014 3
The Murray Financial Services Inquiry warns of the very problems the government is now making worse in financial planning and super -- and departs from the holy writ of earlier financial inquiries.
April 7, 2014
The financial services regulator APRA is unenthusiastic about the financial services inquiry, but has used it to complain about its resourcing.
April 4, 2014
The RBA's views on a range of issues are unlikely to be welcome at David Murray's financial services inquiry. But they're backed by a key super sector, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
February 10, 2014 6
Is there a potential conflict of interest for former Commonwealth Bank CEO David Murray when he conducts a review of Australia's financial system?