Taxpayers should not be subsidising lifestyle of wealthy retirees

A reverse death tax that helps the rich The dividend imputation system is a rort Australia can’t afford, write Emma Dawson and Tim Lyons. Australia’s dividend...

The prime minister is wrong to pretend that it’s the economy’s...

At a time when the number of people studying economics is at a record low, the number of politicians citing economics 101 seems to...

After previous failures, doubts linger over the ability of APRA and...

Doubts have been raised whether the nation’s two peak financial regulators will be able to sharply lift their efforts after the banking royal commission...

Hayne’s failure to tackle bank structure means that in a decade...

Hayne’s failure to tackle bank structure means that in a decade or so another treasurer will have to call another royal commission Andrew Linden, RMIT...

Compensation scheme to follow Hayne’s indictment of financial sector

Compensation scheme to follow Hayne’s indictment of financial sector Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra The Morrison government has promised to establish a compensation scheme of last...

Banking Royal Commission: no commissions, no exemptions, no fees without permission....

Banking Royal Commission: no commissions, no exemptions, no fees without permission. Hayne gets the government to do a U-turn Peter Martin, The Conversation Treasurer Josh...

Yes, Kenneth: Coalition response to banking inquiry is pure politics

The government hopes to neutralise the shocking royal commission evidence by accepting everything Kenneth Hayne recommended In political terms, it’s blindingly obvious why. A federal...

Key Points and Recommendations from Royal Commission into Banking Misconduct

Kenneth Hayne’s report into the banking and financial services industry makes 24 referrals to the regulators Asic and Apra to take action over misconduct. It...

Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services...

The evidence to emerge from the royal commission's grilling of the heads of Australia's biggest banks revealed a failed culture that paid staff highly...

The Great Artesian Basin – Rivers in crisis

The environmental and ecological disasters occurring at the Murray-Darling Basin are driven by capitalism, writes John Passant. ABOUT 2.6 MILLION Australians live in the Murray-Darling...