Category: Finance

Millennials and Superannuation: A Secure Retirement Starts Now

Young people may have their eyes firmly fixed on the future, but just how far into the future? We examine the growing trend in millennials...

ASCENDER: putting trust into payroll

Everyone likes to get paid, but there’s more to Payroll than meets the eye. Jonathan Jackson speaks with Ascender CEO Marjukka...

CRYPTOCURRENCY VALUE: Beginners’ mistakes that almost everyone makes

Bitcoin has profited from the PERCEPTION that it is scarce, but that perception is WRONG. The crypto-world describes two ways to achieve...

Disney buys Fox in $52 billion landmark deal

Rupert Murdoch is selling a big chunk of his media empire for $52.4 billion to the Walt Disney Company. Disney announced it is acquiring...

Fed raises rates

The US Federal Reserve has raised short term interest rates for the third time this year, flagging three more rate rises in 2018 as Janet...

ACCC blocks BP’s takeover of Woolworths’ petrol stations

The corporate regulator has rejected BP’s $1.8 billion buyout of Woolworths petrol stations, saying it would reduce competition and lead...

Bitcoin is “speculative mania” – RBA Governor Philip Lowe

Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe says the fascination with crypto-currencies like Bitcoin is a case of “speculative...

Consumer confidence falls on slow wages growth

Household debt and weak wages growth has seen Australian consumer confidence falling again. The ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence index...

Bitcoin a significant market risk in 2018: Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank has warned that bitcoin is one of the most significant market risks for 2018. Deutsche Bank’s list sent of risks sent to...

Mining in Australia to bounce back

Australia’s mining industry is about to recover from its five year slump with growth accelerating in 2017-18. A report from forecasters...