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Rip Curl sells to Kathmandu for $358M
2 years ago

Rip Curl sells to Kathmandu for $358M

Fifty years ago, friends Brian Singer and Doug Warbrick began making and selling surfboards in the beach town of Torquay, VIC, gateway to the Great Ocean Road. Needing a …
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Thomas Cook collapse leaves thousands of travelers in limbo
2 years ago

Thomas Cook collapse leaves thousands of travelers in limbo

After 178 years in business, Thomas Cook, one of the world’s oldest travel companies, shut down abruptly Monday. The declaration of bankruptcy and sudden ceasing of operations left more …
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What you need to know about scaling and growth for SMEs
2 years ago

What you need to know about scaling and growth for SMEs

Small businesses face big challenges

When you’re running a small business, you can often feel like you’re maintaining a difficult balancing act between staying inside your comfort zone and pursuing …
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10 CEOs of ASX200 companies topped $10M in realised pay
2 years ago

10 CEOs of ASX200 companies topped $10M in realised pay

Ten CEOs of Australian companies topped $10 million in realised pay for fiscal year 2018, the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) revealed in its annual survey of S&P/ASX 200 …
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The next stage
2 years ago

The next stage

Retirement planning in 10 steps

Over the past few decades, Australia has built up its retirement planning system to be one of the best in the world. It ranked fourth …
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Commodities on the rise
2 years ago

Commodities on the rise

Gold, silver rise sharply

 

Gold and silver prices rose sharply in US trading Tuesday, with silver hitting a three-year high at US $19.14 per ounce. Uncertainty sparked by …
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Protect the bottom line by looking after what you’ve got
2 years ago

Protect the bottom line by looking after what you’ve got

Have you ever had the misfortune of realising how much something is worth after you lost it? The true value of things is often realised when it’s too late. …
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Hong Kong airport cancels hundreds of flights
2 years ago

Hong Kong airport cancels hundreds of flights

Travelers to one of the Asia-Pacfic region’s top financial centers were left scrambling Monday as protestors swarmed Hong Kong’s airport, prompting the cancellation of approximately 200 flights in and …
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Commonwealth Bank invest in buy now pay later app Klarna
2 years ago

Commonwealth Bank invest in buy now pay later app Klarna

Buy now, pay later. Who likes the sound of that? Commonwealth Bank is betting that a lot of people do, announcing a $150 million stake in Klarna, Europe’s largest …
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Make yourself at home
2 years ago

Make yourself at home

With interest rates low and prices expected to rise soon, it’s the perfect time to buy a house

You’ve no doubt seen headlines and read stories about declining property prices …
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