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CBA cops $20m hit in bank bill swap rate case


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 2 min read )

Investment yields forecast to fall from 9% to 6%

Diversified investors can expect solid returns this financial year, but not as high as in 2017-18, according to a prominent economist.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 2 min read )

ANZ, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank handed criminal cartel charges

Criminal cartel charges have been laid against ANZ, Citigroup and Deutsche Bank following an investigation by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC).


Jessica Della-Franca

Jessica Della-Franca

( 2 min read )

ANZ accused of “alleged cartel arrangements”

Criminal cartel charges are expected to be laid against ANZ, even though the bank said it “acted in accordance with the law”.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 2 min read )

2017 a good year for scammers, bad year for investors

Australians lost more money to scammers in 2017 than in any other year on record, with investors being hit the hardest of all.


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

( 2 min read )

Stock market gets knocked down, gets up again

The All Ordinaries lost only 0.5 per cent ground during February, despite a highly publicised correction early in the month.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 2 min read )

Shares proved a solid investment in 2017

Australia’s stock market posted solid gains in 2017, thanks to strong growth over the final quarter.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 2 min read )

Aussie investors get positive forecast for 2018

The coming year is likely to be favourable for investors, but more volatile than 2017, according to AMP Capital chief economist Shane Oliver.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 2 min read )

Government lays down law on digital currency

With the popularity of bitcoin and similar blockchain-based virtual currencies currently booming around the world, the Australian government has passed new legislation extending anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing regulations to digital currency exchanges.


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

( 1 min read )

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