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 2018-01-17 02:03 

The Age

Owner occupiers drive 2.3 per cent lift in home loans as confidence returns...

The value of new home loan approvals rose 2.3 per cent to $33.5 billion in November, latest data shows....

 2018-01-17 01:18 

The Age

Suncorp, Allianz refund $65.2m to customers who bought insurance from car dealers...
 2018-01-17 00:20 

The Age

World's top fund manager to CEOs: Do good for society...

More than 1,000 CEOs around the globe received a letter on Tuesday from one of the world's most influential money managers with a pointed message: Simply posting good financial returns is no longer enough. You must have a positive impact on society, t...

 2018-01-17 00:10 

The Age

Trump's mouth could get him into hot water at the World Economic Forum...

President Donald Trump has had a ragged couple of weeks. Without reliving every sour note, let's just say he hasn't started the year with an inspirational vibe....

 2018-01-16 22:25 

The Age

Markets Live: ASX set to slide...

Shares are set to slide after heavy selling in miners and energy companies dragged the Dow back from the 26,000 record high it touched overnight....

 2018-01-16 21:55 

The Age

8@eight: ASX set to follow Wall Street lower...

It's been a strange old night in markets and the moves in US equities won't support the Australian market at a time when investors are scratching around for an upside catalyst and finding them hard to come by....

 2018-01-16 21:19 

The Age

Citigroup posts $23b loss in wake of US tax law changes...

Citigroup may lift its performance targets as it adjusts to a lower corporate tax rate and the prospect of higher inflation....

 2018-01-16 14:18 

The Age

Bitcoin tumbles amid fears of cryptocurrency crackdown...

January's cryptocurrency selloff got fresh impetus on Tuesday when bitcoin slumped, plunging as much as 20 percent as the prospect of regulatory crackdowns appeared to spread....

 2018-01-16 14:15 

The Age

Are you ready for a rate rise?...

Small businesses are currently being charged the lowest interest rates they have paid since the Reserve Bank started collecting this data, but it can't last....

 2018-01-16 14:15 

The Age

NBN admits three in four FTTN customers won't get top speeds...

NBN has admitted only one in four customers connecting through the most controversial technology in the mix will access its much-touted top speeds....

 2018-01-16 14:15 

The Age

Businesses face power price hikes of up to 200 per cent...

Renewable power purchased at wholesale prices is providing an alternative to energy price increases....

 2018-01-16 14:05 

The Age

How technology is keeping a lid on inflation...

As well as giving us cost-saving apps, advances in digital technology are curbing the bargaining power of workers, eroding wage growth....

 2018-01-16 14:02 

The Age

Why Woolies boss is looking at start-ups to never run low on bread again...

Australian shoppers aren't yet ready to embrace some of the futuristic innovations some retailers are trialing, says Woolworths chief executive Brad Banducci....

 2018-01-16 13:46 

The Age

ASX starts where 2017 ended: at the bottom...

Here we go again. Early days, but already in 2018 we are witnessing an extension of last year's clear trend: the relatively poor performance of Aussie equities against their overseas counterparts....

 2018-01-16 13:45 

The Age

Fewer students make the grade for teaching courses as new standards take effect...

Victorian students are abandoning teaching courses as tough new entry standards come into force....

 2018-01-16 10:14 

The Age

ANZ drops plans to sell unit to HNA after NZ blocks deal...
 2018-01-16 07:11 

The Age

Don't slug taxpayers, fix health insurance, says AMA...

The Australian Medical Association says private health insurers should address low quality and sometimes...

 2018-01-16 06:54 

The Age

Banks cut savings interest rates over holiday season...

Banks have quietly cut savings account interest rates during the summer months, with many customers now earning less than 1 per cent on their cash in the bank....

 2018-01-16 06:49 

The Age

ASX sours while Bellamy's soars...

The ASX ended lower as banks and miners weighed, although Bellamy's bucked the trend with a 24 per cent surge....

 2018-01-16 06:30 

The Age

Ask Noel: Is there any gift tax in Australia?...

Personal finance expert Noel Whittaker answers your questions....

 2018-01-16 05:52 

The Age

First round offers: It's getting harder to get into university...

Students are flocking to nursing, Victoria's most popular university course has become easier to get into and medicine remains the most competitive degree....

 2018-01-16 05:00 

The Age

How a 'vision board' helped Brigitte achieve her financial goals...

Our desire for change is strong but making resolutions stick can be challenging....

 2018-01-16 04:56 

The Age

Did you get a first round university offer?...

Receiving an offer does not confirm your enrolment in the course. Accepting an offer does not stop reduce your chances for future offers....

 2018-01-16 04:00 

The Age

Accepting, declining or deferring an offer...

Receiving an offer does not confirm your enrolment in the course. Accepting an offer does not stop reduce your chances for future offers....

 2018-01-16 04:00 

The Age

You didn't receive an offer what happens now?...

Not everyone will receive a course offer today. Here's what you can do if your name doesn't appear in this supplement....

 2018-01-16 04:00 

The Age

Tertiary offers: Your questions answered...

Frequently asked questions about the first round of tertiary offers....

 2018-01-16 04:00 

The Age

How the offer system works...

While some courses select by ATAR, few rely solely on this single measure....

 2018-01-16 02:04 

The Age

Suncorp flags up to $170m impact from Melbourne hailstorm...
 2018-01-16 01:52 

The Age

Violet Crumble back in Australian hands. Who cares?...

Enjoy the fact that Violet Crumble and Vegemite are Australian again - but buy foreign shares as well....

 2018-01-16 01:48 

The Age

Consumers start the year in a bright mood as confidence hits four-year high...

Consumer confidence has risen to a more-than-four-year high thanks to surprisingly strong building approvals and retail spending figures....

 2018-01-16 01:03 

The Age

When is a dollar not a dollar? When you get it tomorrow, not today...
 2018-01-16 01:03 

The Age

No Channel Seven, Cottrell is no 'right wing activist'. He's dangerous...

Men like Cottrell, smart enough to present as having genuine alternatives to a failing system, are more dangerous than all the bellowing idiots with death's head tattoos....

 2018-01-16 01:00 

The Age

The lessons for borrowers from the car industry...

The Royal Commission will have maximum benefit if it ensures that well intentioned Australians don't inadvertently have their foot on the accelerator when it comes to household debt....

 2018-01-16 00:58 

The Age

The university courses the most people are applying for this year...

More than 65,000 people have applied for a tertiary place through the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre, seeking a place in one of more than 1800 courses. These are the most popular courses....

 2018-01-16 00:16 

The Age

William Hill flags sale of Tom Waterhouse-led Australian business...

British gambling powerhouse William Hill has signalled it may sell its Australian business amid a government crackdown....

 2018-01-15 23:53 

The Age

Rio Tinto hits 2017 iron ore guidance...

Rio Tinto has seen improved year on year performance across the board, marking 2017 as a year of gradual increases....

 2018-01-15 23:47 

The Age

The world's richest person has made a big change...

The world's richest man developed a reputation as a brilliant but mysterious and coldblooded corporate titan. But he is increasingly becoming much more charitable, and public....

 2018-01-15 22:20 

The Age

Markets Live: ASX set to sag...

The ASX is set for a weaker start after a lacklustre session in Europe on a day when US markets were closed....

 2018-01-15 21:59 

The Age

8@eight: ASX set to slip lower at open...

The local sharemarket is set to open lower while Wall Street was closed overnight....

 2018-01-15 21:53 

The Age

Woolworths SA flags writedown of David Jones investment...

Woolworths Holdings plunged the most in almost two years after South Africa's largest food and clothing retailer said profit will be hurt by a revaluation of its David Jones business in Australia....

 2018-01-15 21:37 

The Age

'The anticipation is worse than doing it': Jessica's dilemma after diagnosis...
 2018-01-15 21:00 

The Age

America Last? EU says Trump is losing on trade...

The European Union's trade tsar has no idea what Donald Trump will tell his audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos next week....

 2018-01-15 19:50 

The Age

China set to escalate its cryptocurrency crackdown...

China is escalating its clampdown on cryptocurrency trading, targeting online platforms and mobile apps that offer exchange-like services, according to people familiar with the matter....

 2018-01-15 17:37 

The Age

Equity crowdfunding platforms clear final hurdle...
 2018-01-15 16:15 

The Age

'Inflation the big X-factor'...
 2018-01-15 15:34 

The Age

Does Lowy's deal signal that shopping malls have had their day?...
 2018-01-15 15:01 

The Age

Brisbane is Australia's most expensive city for faith-based education...

Research has revealed the staggering costs parents face to put a child born in 2018 through school in Brisbane....

 2018-01-15 14:33 

The Age

Equity crowdfunding platforms clear final hurdle...
 2018-01-15 14:15 

The Age

2017 solar installations jump by half to hit record 1GW...

Australians exceeded 1 gigawatts of rooftop solar panels for the first time last year with the market set to expand further in 2018 amid ongoing worries about electricity prices, according to Green Energy Markets....

 2018-01-15 14:15 

The Age

Banks' bad debt charges to rise in 2018: Fitch...

Australia's major banks face a tougher grind in the year ahead, as charges for bad loans creep up from record lows, Fitch Ratings warns....

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