Budget 2018: Mackenzie Casella’s story inspires a $500m investment in genetics

Budget 2018: Mackenzie Casella’s story inspires a $500m investment in genetics

Posted May 09, 2018 14:39:03 Photo: Mackenzie was diagnosed with SMA at 10 weeks, and died six months later. (Supplied: Rachael Casella ) While Rachael and Jonny Casella have been grieving for their child Mackenzie, they’ve been campaigning for change. And as the budget was handed down, they learned their …

Banking royal commission: Does this prove banks are not an ethical investment?

Banking royal commission: Does this prove banks are not an ethical investment?

Updated May 04, 2018 19:32:09 Photo: Craig Meller and Catherine Brenner departed AMP following the royal commission revelations. (AAP: David Moir) The banking royal commission and this week’s APRA report into the Commonwealth are a litany of banks, and AMP, behaving badly. And for investors concerned about more than just …

Tourism boom and hotel investment lauded by industry, but some fear Tasmania’s natural charm under threat

Tourism boom and hotel investment lauded by industry, but some fear Tasmania’s natural charm under threat

Updated April 27, 2018 09:05:55 Photo: The Tasmanian Government wants to make the state the “eco-tourism capital” of the world. (Federal Hotels) With thousands of new hotel rooms planned and the Tasmanian Government pushing to make the state the “world destination for eco-tourism”, some are worried the island will not …

Investment Associate – Private Markets (Sovereign Wealth Fund) in Jon Michel Executive Search, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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NT royal commission: ‘Record investment’ to reform ‘broken’ NT child protection and youth justice system

NT royal commission: ‘Record investment’ to reform ‘broken’ NT child protection and youth justice system

Updated April 20, 2018 12:37:03 Photo: The NT Government says diversion programs will be a focus of its response. (ABC News: Jane Bardon) More than 200 recommendations from the royal commission into youth detention and child protection are to be funded by the NT Government, in a bid to reform …

Super fund holders shift towards cash as shaky share markets fuel investment fears

Super fund holders shift towards cash as shaky share markets fuel investment fears

Updated April 10, 2018 18:29:09 If you’re approaching retirement, you could be forgiven for being a little nervous about your super balance. Key points: More Australians using alternative investments, such as switching money to cash Signs of inflation in the US and fears of a global trade war spooked markets …

Super fund holders shift towards cash as shaky share markets fuel investment fears

Super fund holders shift towards cash as shaky share markets fuel investment fears

Posted April 10, 2018 17:40:06 If you’re approaching retirement, you could be forgiven for being a little nervous about your super balance. Key points: More Australians using alternative investments, such as switching money to cash Signs of inflation in the US and fears of a global trade war spooked markets …

Audit Manager – Data Analytics | Banking / Investment Banking

Internal Audit (IA) is seeking to expand its Data Analytics (DA) capability and capacity to enhance risk insight and assurance coverage. As an Audit Manager – Data Analytics, you will contribute to and execute IA’s data analytics (DA) strategy, partner with individual audit teams to deliver assurance and consulting activities, …

Brisbane risking $270m in ratepayer funds with secretive investment strategy, economist warns

Brisbane risking $270m in ratepayer funds with secretive investment strategy, economist warns

Updated March 20, 2018 07:25:46 Photo: The City of Brisbane Investment Corporation’s focus on property investment has raised concerns. (ABC News: Tim Swanston) There are growing concerns that Brisbane City Council’s investment arm is risking $270 million of ratepayer funds with an investment strategy kept at arm’s length from the …

Gerry Harvey’s Coomboona dairy investment enters voluntary administration – ABC Rural

Gerry Harvey’s Coomboona dairy investment enters voluntary administration – ABC Rural

A high profile investment in the dairy industry by retail giant Harvey Norman has ended in failure. Coomboona Holdings near Shepparton in northern Victoria had ambitious plans to create a large scale, corporate, intensive dairy operation. Harvey Norman bought 49.9 per cent Coomboona Holdings in 2015 for $34 million. In …