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 2020-05-25 03:12 

The Australian Financial Review

Senior markets operative jumps ship to MST Financial...

Gerard Satur's MST Financial has made another high profile hire....

 2020-05-25 03:00 

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Only technology exports can secure Australia's future...

Australia finds itself at a historically significant moment. But continued heavy dependence on the export of raw materials to one significant buyer poses an existential risk to our lifestyle....

 2020-05-25 02:25 

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Lion to bring 'healthy alcohol' to Australia...

White Claw built a $2.5 billion segment in the US known as 'hard seltzer' with lower calories and lower sugar, and is now headed to Australia....

 2020-05-25 02:05 

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'I suppose I overpaid'...

The owner of a penthouse apartment in Brisbane's West End reckons he lost money on his sale. The agent reckons he was lucky to get what he did....

 2020-05-25 02:05 

The Australian Financial Review

'I suppose I overpaid': West End seller...

The owner of a penthouse apartment in Brisbane's West End reckons he lost money on his sale. The agent reckons he was lucky to get what he did....

 2020-05-25 02:00 

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Refunds likely to bury retail boost from pent-up demand...

For shell-shocked consumers, mass job losses and emptier social calendars mean cash will prove more alluring than unused purchases....

 2020-05-25 02:00 

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New Data61 boss says businesses can turn COVID-19 to their advantage...

The new boss at CSIRO's data science organisation says companies that keep investing smartly in R&D will emerge from COVID-19 stronger than more timid rivals....

 2020-05-25 01:57 

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Household fragility points to post-virus pain...

New data suggesting 40 per cent of households have a financial buffer of less than one month if the jobs supporting them were lost will add to calls for the government to keep stimulus measures in place....

 2020-05-25 01:38 

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'We're having a bit of an earthquake here Ryan'...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was shaken but not stirred when an earthquake hit in the middle of a live television interview....

 2020-05-25 01:37 

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Changing banks with a single click can reshape financial services...

Open banking is the first incarnation of the new consumer data right, and changes are being proposed will dramatically reduce the pain of switching financial providers....

 2020-05-25 01:14 

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Teachers Mutual chalks up 300pc rise in mortgage deals...

Teachers and emergency service workers are refinancing and borrowing to buy homes....

 2020-05-25 01:08 

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Trump extends coronavirus travel bans to hard-hit Brazil...

Brazil, easily Latin America's hardest-hit country, has the world's second-highest infection rate and death toll, at more than 347,000 and 22,000, respectively....

 2020-05-25 01:05 

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Two more resource sector raisings out of Canaccord...

It's a busy morning for small and microcap resources investors....

 2020-05-25 00:52 

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Green shoots for agricultural stocks...

With agriculture firms trading at multi-year highs, it is easy to see why investor attention is back on a sector many consider core to our national identity....

 2020-05-25 00:22 

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Our global public health system is only as good as its weakest link...

Neglect of the vulnerable now amplifies the risks of COVID-19 to us all, writes Adara Group founder Audette Exel....

 2020-05-25 00:20 

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Boris Johnson will pay a price for standing by Cummings...

IF the UK Prime Minister's most important adviser did nothing wrong, why did all sides work so hard to conceal what he did?...

 2020-05-25 00:09 

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Western Areas storms Panoramic Resources recap...

ASX-listed Western Areas has sent a reminder that it's not just private equity tyrekickers that can use recapitalisations to nab strategic positions....

 2020-05-25 00:06 

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Acceptance of tech will lead Australia's business transformation...

To throw light onto the other side of the COVID-19 canyon, AFR Magazine seeks out those who have proven they can see beyond the horizon and Rethink....

 2020-05-25 00:00 

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Aussie cancer detection tech gets funding boost for human trials...

Ferronova has developed technology to help surgeons detect if cancer causing a solid tumour has spread to surrounding cells, it has raised VC funding to prove it works....

 2020-05-24 23:55 

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Nine sells New Zealand business to Stuff management...

Stuff CEO Sinead Boucher said in a note to staff that the management buyout was a chance for the business to control its own future....

 2020-05-24 23:45 

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How landlords can survive the tenants' market...

With increased competition for long-term tenants and few international arrivals, rental demand is down. Here are some tips to get through this tough period....

 2020-05-24 23:32 

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In lockdown, this CEO watched his two-year-old become an entrepreneur...

Enforced isolation has meant Justin Dery has seen developmental milestones in his young son that he would have missed otherwise. He answers our Time In Q&A....

 2020-05-24 23:11 

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Rejoice, luxury hotels across Australia are beginning to reopen...

As travel restrictions ease in many parts of the country, top resorts and hotels are planning their comebacks....

 2020-05-24 22:58 

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Rox on! WA gold play taps Taylor Collison, Canaccord for placement...

Listed gold and nickel developer Rox Resources is expected to launch a capital raising on Monday morning to increase its stake in a WA gold project....

 2020-05-24 22:52 

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Warren Buffett's silver bet helped make Thomas Kaplan a billionaire...

'It became public that he had done this the week when I was taking my silver company public,' the NovaGold Resources chairman said. 'That changed everything.'...

 2020-05-24 22:13 

The Australian Financial Review

SpaceX's first astronaut launch is about to break new ground for style...

At about 6.30am on Thursday AEST, Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken should shoot into space in considerably more style than NASA's last astronaut launch did, in 2011....

 2020-05-24 21:53 

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ASX to rise; Caution on China high...

The Australian sharemarket is poised to open the week firmer, extending its rebound; investors will keep a close eye on the ongoing Chinese National People's Congress....

 2020-05-24 21:16 

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JobKeeper rules could be expanded to save tourism, says Frydenberg...

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says some of the extra $60 billion allocated for JobKeeper payments could be redistributed to the struggling tourism sector. Follow our live coronavirus blog here....

 2020-05-24 21:03 

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$15 buys you a chance to pitch your ideas to Goldman Sachs' CEO...

David Solomon is offering business advice in an auction to fight food insecurity. You can also meet Microsoft's CEO and win a golf lesson from Tiger Woods....

 2020-05-24 19:37 

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ASX to rise, but rebound could get US-China reality check...

Australian shares have recovered more than 20 per cent from their March lows. The rally could be checked by China's move to further control Hong Kong....

 2020-05-24 14:15 

The Australian Financial Review

'Rank and file revolt': Union at war over university jobs proposal...

The National Tertiary Education Union is faces opposition to its proposal aimed at saving up to 12,000 university jobs....

 2020-05-24 14:05 

The Australian Financial Review

Melbourne man makes $25m from COVID-19 crisis...

Jeromy Wells, the CEO and founder of listed cloud communication platform and workflow software company Whispir, has seen his personal wealth from the start-up grow from about $10 million to more than $35 million in just nine weeks....

 2020-05-24 14:01 

The Australian Financial Review

Higher education: survive the tempest, plan for more sea-change...

Online eduation is about to change the scope of higher education...

 2020-05-24 14:01 

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NSW threatens to go it alone on e-conveyancing rules...

State threat to go it alone on electronic property settlement threatens the national unity that created the PEXA platform in the first place....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Banker's bird's-eye view of pandemic debt impact...

Citi Australia's new boss Marc Luet is uniquely placed to assess the impact of the virus, given the bank is the country's second biggest issuer of credit cards....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

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COVID-19 tipping point for bloated super sector...

Analysis of Australia's super sector suggests the pandemic will exacerbate pressure building on funds and could force consolidation that leaves as few as 10 funds....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Accolade Wines uncorks big discounts as venues reopen...

The No.2 player behind Treasury Wine Estates is making a big grab for market share as pubs and restaurants reopen....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

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Two phone calls ignited Australia's pandemic response...

In early January, while organisations involved in pandemic planning in Australia were just stirring, here's how Brendan Murphy pushed the go button at a political level....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Pandemic fears fuelled $60b budgeting error...

Treasury overestimated the take-up of JobKeeper because the medical advice upon which it was based on and the need for prolonged business shutdowns turned out to be massively pessimistic....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

The Australian Financial Review

How Bill Gates became the world's most interesting man...

Stepping up when the Trump administration failed has made the Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist the most trolled person on the planet....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

The Australian Financial Review

What locked-down Aussies hankered for...

From charcoal couches to at-home spa days, Pinterest's search data shows what Australians have been hankering for during lockdown....

 2020-05-24 14:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Hostplus fund 70pc run by related party IFM...

Third-party research review found...

 2020-05-24 13:09 

The Australian Financial Review

Deputy PM saved Rex from bankruptcy...

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 2020-05-24 11:35 

The Australian Financial Review

Bain Capital flies Goldman Sachs into Virgin bid...

Bain Capital's run at Virgin Australia just got more serious....

 2020-05-24 11:32 

The Australian Financial Review

Down, down at Decmil; recap still WIP...

The ghosts of contractors past are hanging over Decmil's attempts to recapitalise its balance sheet and save the company....

 2020-05-24 11:31 

The Australian Financial Review

Plucky biotech Aroa ready to kick-start IPO market...

A biotech backed by some institutional heavyweights is seeking to prise open Australia's initial public offering window....

 2020-05-24 11:31 

The Australian Financial Review

Advent Health opens reverse takeover offer...

Allied health business Advent Health is all set to walk onto the ASX boards via the back door....

 2020-05-24 11:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Bullet trains 'not suited for Australia'...

The Grattan Institute has thrown cold water on Labor's claim that an 'iconic' high-speed rail project could boost the economy after COVID-19....

 2020-05-24 09:53 

The Australian Financial Review

Tokyo postponement a setback for SEQ Olympics bid...

Bid leaders were hoping to make a big pitch at the Tokyo Games in July, but that's not going to happen....

 2020-05-24 09:39 

The Australian Financial Review

Need to know: Sunday...

The coronavirus pandemic is dominating global markets, business and politics. Here's our daily take on the most important stories, and some things to watch out for....

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