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 2018-11-16 04:33 

The Australian Financial Review

PEXA a bigger, better IPO later...

Conveyancing platform PEXA will do better in private hands, its new owner Link Administration chief executive John McMurtrie says....

 2018-11-16 04:00 

The Australian Financial Review

SMSFs vulnerable to market downturn...

Two-thirds of self-managed superannuation funds consider a portfolio invested in 20 shares to be well-diversified, underscoring the vulnerability of the $750 billion sector to a sharemarket downturn....

 2018-11-16 03:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Bank CEOs have everything to lose...

Since the royal commission began, 16 executives have lost their jobs, two businesses shuttered and one licence has been revoked. It's not over yet....

 2018-11-16 03:43 

The Australian Financial Review

How to get your home loan approved...

About half of new residential mortgage applications are being rejected highlighting the need for buyers to adapt to changing markets and conditions....

 2018-11-16 03:20 

The Australian Financial Review

AGL to discount highest tariffs...

AGL Energy have moved to placate the Morrison government by announcing it will offer automatic discounts of up to 10 per cent to more than 150,000 customers on standing offers....

 2018-11-16 02:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Markets get APRA wrong, PM on money...

Global investors have got ahead of themselves, smashing subordinated bonds issued by Aussie banks and insurers. But their assumptions are incorrect....

 2018-11-16 02:38 

The Australian Financial Review

North Korean leader inspects new 'tactical weapon'...

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has inspected the...

 2018-11-16 02:27 

The Australian Financial Review

Scammers clone tax office phone number...

Criminals are using a cloned Australian Tax Office switchboard number to convince thousands of people they have been caught evading taxes....

 2018-11-16 01:38 

The Australian Financial Review

The young Treasurer who could become Premier...

If he's lucky, NSW's young Treasurer could become one of the substantive politicians of his generation, he reveals over Lunch with the AFR....

 2018-11-16 01:25 

The Australian Financial Review

$US35m will buy an NYC unit - or Grand Central Station...

For $US39 million, you could buy a mansion in New York's Upper East Side, you could buy Grand Central Terminal, one of New York's greatest icons, and still have $US4 million to spare....

 2018-11-16 01:16 

The Australian Financial Review

Macro guru's global growth bull case...

Scott Bessent, the man in charge of George Soros' investments, is optimistic President Trump and Xi Jinping will mend their ways....

 2018-11-16 00:39 

The Australian Financial Review

Rebel Wilson High Court bid rejected...

The High Court has knocked back special leave for Hollywood actor Rebel Wilson to fight her defamation case against Bauer Media....

 2018-11-16 00:02 

The Australian Financial Review

NAB CEO takes 32pc pay cut...

NAB chief executive Andrew Thorburn's pay has fallen 31 per cent to $6.4 million as the revelations from the Hayne royal commission took a toll....

 2018-11-15 23:35 

The Australian Financial Review

EU leaders won't renegotiate draft Brexit deal...

EU leaders have shunned the idea of reopening talks on the UK's withdrawal deal, stressing the need for worst-case planning in the face of political upheaval in Westminster....

 2018-11-15 23:34 

The Australian Financial Review

NAB's tech outage cost it millions...

National Australia Bank has revealed that an embarrassing and highly inconvenient technology outage in its payments systems earlier this year was also a costly one....

 2018-11-15 23:30 

The Australian Financial Review

Alexa could soon become your therapist...

The race is on to make digital assistants the predominant interface with the online world....

 2018-11-15 23:29 

The Australian Financial Review

Mahathir 'has form' when it comes to Jews...

Josh Frydenberg has dismissed the views of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed as those of somebody with...

 2018-11-15 23:28 

The Australian Financial Review

The property policy battle explained...

The Morrison government is betting on financial regulators to deftly manage the wobbly residential property market. Labor is leaning more on tax policy....

 2018-11-15 23:26 

The Australian Financial Review

Macquarie profit to hit record $2.9b...

Macquarie said to expect a 15 per cent lift in net profit this year to a record $2.9 billion after the ACCC approved the sale of Quadrant Energy....

 2018-11-15 23:26 

The Australian Financial Review

Myer shares halted on report of sales slide...

Myer shares have gone into a trading halt after the AFR's Rear Window column said first-quarter sales were on the skids....

 2018-11-15 23:11 

The Australian Financial Review

Europe the big winner from Brexit brinkmanship...

Nigel Farage said the Brexit vote as would...

 2018-11-15 23:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Six days to find a jury? Seriously?...

Empanelling a jury at the trial of former Leighton executive Peter Gregg was so tortuous I wondered if I was actually on the set of Rake....

 2018-11-15 22:39 

The Australian Financial Review

Top investment ideas from Sohn...

All the investment ideas presented by fund managers at the Sohn Hearts and Minds conference in Melbourne on Friday....

 2018-11-15 22:28 

The Australian Financial Review

Could one of these be the next a2 Milk?...

Swisse and Blackmores are among the top brands Chinese consumers clamour for. Tea tree facial wipes and natural laxatives are much in demand....

 2018-11-15 22:12 

The Australian Financial Review

EM outlook broadly stable: Moody's...

The outlook for EM is broadly stable, even amid challenges from slower global growth, rising interest rates, trade protectionism and geopolitical tensions, according to Moody's....

 2018-11-15 21:59 

The Australian Financial Review

ASX advances on materials, energy...

Australian shares have risen at the open with strong gains by the material and energy sectors lifting the local sharemarket while NAB weighs....

 2018-11-15 21:45 

The Australian Financial Review

California wildfires kill 58 people...

The worst wildfires in California's history have now claimed the lives of 56, with another 130 people, most of them elderly, are still missing....

 2018-11-15 21:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Traders say Brexit deal is 'dead in the water'...

'The Brexit deal is dead in the water,' a UK trader says as European shares took a hit and the pound sank against the greenback and euro....

 2018-11-15 20:50 

The Australian Financial Review

How Facebook became a tool for propaganda and hate...

As Facebook became a tool to disrupt elections and inspire hate, Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg ignored warnings and instead focused on growth....

 2018-11-15 20:04 

The Australian Financial Review

These 6 charts show what killed the property boom...

With the downturn now in its second year, the big question for homeowners, house hunters and property investors is: How much further down will prices go?...

 2018-11-15 19:47 

The Australian Financial Review

Saudis seek death penalty for 5 in Khashoggi killing...

A Saudi prosecutor has absolved the kingdom's Crown Prince of any role in the killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi....

 2018-11-15 19:43 

The Australian Financial Review

Can't wait for 5G? China's already preparing for 6G...

While the world's largest wireless network operators are putting 5G technology in place, Chinese researchers are setting targets for the next generation of wireless services, according to state media....

 2018-11-15 19:34 

The Australian Financial Review

US sanctions 17 Saudis in Khashoggi case...

The US has designated 17 Saudi Arabians for involvement in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, imposing sanctions that freeze any assets under US jurisdiction....

 2018-11-15 19:06 

The Australian Financial Review

ASX poised to rise, FTSE edges higher...

Australian shares are poised to open higher. Wall Street fluctuates on techs. FTSE ekes out gain....

 2018-11-15 18:45 

The Australian Financial Review

British stocks battered on Brexit backlash...

The FTSE 250 fell 1.3 per cent, while the neighbouring Irish bourse fell 3.9 per cent, its worst daily performance since the Brexit referendum more than two years ago....

 2018-11-15 15:39 

The Australian Financial Review

Bank Indonesia raises rates for sixth time...

Indonesia's central bank raised its benchmark interest rate for the sixth time this year as the country struggled to protect the fragile rupiah and lower its yawning current-account deficit....

 2018-11-15 14:01 

The Australian Financial Review

Australia joins push on China human rights: report...

In a move which potentially complicates Scott Morrison's efforts to repair relations with China, Australia is reportedly part of a group of Western ambassadors in Beijing seeking a meeting over human rights abuses....

 2018-11-15 13:15 

The Australian Financial Review

Cronos Australia in $200m cannabis IPO pitch...

Medicinal cannabis hopeful Cronos Australia has launched an 11th hour run at the ASX-boards which could see the company list this side of Christmas with up to a $200 million market capitalisation....

 2018-11-15 13:15 

The Australian Financial Review

Lowy's exit puts $860m block on Scentre stage...

Here's something for equity capital markets teams to talk about at next week's annual shindig....

 2018-11-15 12:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Mrs May's choice between bad and something worse...

Brexit was never the easy choice that its backers advertised -- but few are happy with the compromise outcome....

 2018-11-15 12:45 

The Australian Financial Review

Chaney strikes out at short termism...

Wesfarmers chairman Michael Chaney has hit out at short termism but investors need to be careful about accepting his historical analysis of the performance of the company's shares over the last 34 years....

 2018-11-15 12:36 

The Australian Financial Review

Coles puts Wesfarmers back in growth frame...

Wesfarmers chairman Michael Chaney says the $20 billion Coles carve-off will allow the Perth-based conglomerate to deliver superior returns for investors....

 2018-11-15 12:18 

The Australian Financial Review

British PM's future in the balance, Brexit deal in tatters...

Brexit minister Dominic Raab's shock resignation has shaken Theresa May's hopes of getting her Brexit deal through parliament, and of surviving as prime minister....

 2018-11-15 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Merlon Capital slams AMP governance...

Merlon Capital says AMP's move to avoid a shareholder vote on its life business divestment sets a...

 2018-11-15 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Chaney warns on negative gearing change...

Wesfarmers chairman Michael Chaney has warned house prices could fall further than anticipated under Labor's planned changes to negative gearing....

 2018-11-15 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Why shoppers go wild for free collectables...

For all of the hi-tech data analytics of the digital age, the supermarket giants are waging a big battle enticing customers with collectables....

 2018-11-15 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Young lawyers ignored in race to the future...

Leaders of the legal profession say more notice should be taken of millenials who...

 2018-11-15 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Clear minds, full hearts: can't lose?...

In a year where investor activism has stepped up, fund managers have distinguished themselves as the true independent voices of the Australian equity market....

 2018-11-15 12:00 

The Australian Financial Review

The $5b Hayne bump for industry super funds...

More than $5 billion flowed out of superannuation funds owned by AMP and the Big Four banks into AustralianSuper, Hostplus and Cbus in the six months to September....

 2018-11-15 11:23 

The Australian Financial Review

Sterling crashes on back of Brexit turmoil...

The pound plummeted more than 1 per cent in the wake of further turmoil over Brexit as the British government was rocked by a series of ministerial resignations led by Brexit secretary Dominic Raab....

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