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Corporations start to question Business Council’s climate denialism

Corporations start to question Business Council’s climate denialism

Companies are finally starting to work out what the Business Council's climate change policy is: vaguely supporting action, then sabotaging any efforts to actually do anything.

NAB, ANZ, Westpac cop a hiding — so why didn’t the Commonwealth?

NAB, ANZ, Westpac cop a hiding — so why didn’t the Commonwealth?

NAB's board proved out of touch with 90% of its shareholders. But why didn't the Commonwealth Bank's shareholders react the same?

Where can the Tories possibly go from here?

Where can the Tories possibly go from here?

Crikey readers discuss Theresa May's leadership, Scott Morrison's anti-corruption fail and the continued cluelessness of banking elites.

Westpac AGM shows how clueless business elites are 

Westpac AGM shows how clueless business elites are 

Westpac's board was utterly clueless about why shareholders were unhappy with its plan for massive executive bonuses. So are the other banks.

How much will the royal commission end up costing the banks?

How much will the royal commission end up costing the banks?

A potential $1 billion refund request from ASIC will lead many to think the banks are being penalised. This is far from the case.

Want to know who will pay for the bank levy? (Hint: it’s YOU)

Want to know who will pay for the bank levy? (Hint: it’s YOU)

Banks expect that the government's new bank levy will be a tax write-off, which will reduce the overall impact on the banks by around one-third.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

No kids allowed ... Turnbull v Westpac ... just where is Turnbull? ...

Canavan’s call to boycott Westpac a colossally stupid salvo in the new Truth Wars

Canavan’s call to boycott Westpac a colossally stupid salvo in the new Truth Wars

Matt Canavan says Queenslanders should boycott Westpac since the bank is not going to lend money to the colossally wasteful Adani coal mine and becomes sucked into the Nationals Irony Generator.

Mayne: big banks should quit making political donations

Mayne: big banks should quit making political donations

The financial services sector has been revealed as the most generous industry for Australia’s political parties in the 2015-16 donations data.

Turnbull donation kept secret for another year

Turnbull donation kept secret for another year

Peter Dutton revealed his donation to his own party, but Malcolm Turnbull hasn't disclosed his yet.