ANZ says that despite the “constrained environment” it operates in, it managed to achieve a $7.2 billion profit.

ASIC says it has observed some positive progress in the wake of Future of Financial Advice (FOFA) reforms and new fee disclosure statement rules.

Analysts say that if ASIC follows the lead of its UK counterpart, Australia's major life insurers could be faced with a remediation bill of over $1 billion over 10 years.

Industry Super Australia chief executive David Whiteley says “there is no room for ideology in superannuation policy”.

The Australian Academy of Science has become the latest major institution to offload its fossil fuel investments.

The chairman of BHP Billiton says the company remains “robust and resilient”, despite taking a battering in recent months.

Profit shifting has led to big costs for Chevron, with the Supreme Court ruling it must pay $322 million to catch up on its tax-dodging.

BlueScope Steel will continue with steelmaking operations at Port Kembla in the New South Wales Illawarra region, saving thousands of local jobs.

Everyone is waiting on ANZ - after CBA and NAB announced rates changes on Friday.

A bill to enact the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement is making its way through Parliament.

The ACCC has no big issues with Foxtel’s plan to buy a large chunk of Network Ten.

Law firm Maurice Blackburn says it may launch legal action against poker machines, arguing that they breach consumer law.

Fossil fuel giant Santos has rejected a $7.1 billion takeover offer from an elite syndicate of Middle East and Asian ruling families.

New research suggests Australians foresee a future where their society is more skilled, but less friendly and moral.

The Federal Government is introducing a reduced set of Family Tax Benefit cuts to those proposed in the 2014 budget.

An industry lobby says selling-off SA Water would raise up to $13 billion for the struggling South Australian economy.

There has been plenty of bad press about Westpac’s sudden rate hike this week, but Morgan Stanley analysts say it could reach even further than most already fear.

National Australia Bank and Commonwealth Bank of Australia are joining a group of 20 global banks in a trial of “distributed ledger” technologies, which use the same “blockchain” approach that underpins bitcoin transactions.

The Federal Government has been accused of storming ahead on plans to impose strict restrictions on Indigenous welfare recipients, by way of a cashless welfare card.

Computer giant Dell is looking to buy data storage company EMC Corp for a mind-bending $US67 billion.

Intelligence tests have become a common tool for employers and recruiters, but research suggests they may be missing the point.

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