13 Sep Tension over ASIC court bid

Alex Druce - The Daily Telegraph - Friday 13 September THE corporate watchdog says it is acting in the interests of the “broader economy” in appealing the Federal Court’s decision to throw out a responsible lending lawsuit against Westpac.   But Federal MPs have questioned whether the regulator...

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06 Sep A looming test for Hong Kong

David Crowe - The Sydney Morning Herald - Friday 06 September   The past few years have been so volatile in federal politics it is easy to forget the moment Australia stumbled toward a deal with China it would have deeply regretted. Years of work went into an...

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06 Sep Cbus’ climate change quotas queried

Joanna Mather - The Australian Financial Review - Friday 06 September   Liberal Senator James Paterson has questioned the use of an "artificial quota" to decide how much a superannuation fund invests in climate change-related initiatives. Construction industry fund Cbus has announced it will direct 1 per cent of its...

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