Articles by Financial Reform

  • Asian Economy Bloats vs US and EU Combine – ANZ

    March 24 2014 2:24 PM

    ANZ released its new report predicting for the Asian financial system to surpass US and EU by 2030

  • The People’s Bank of China: Like a Pregnant Panda Ready to Explode

    June 26 2013 12:58 PM

    'When will America's economy finally stop limping along?' asks Steve Hargreaves for CNN Money. Next year, 2014, he says with a degree of confidence we find puzzling at best.

  • Australian Dollar Outlook - 24 April 2013

    April 24 2013 11:23 AM

    Australian Dollar Outlook (BELL FX, Rivkin Securities): Slightly lower overnight by 0.17% $1.0258, the Australian dollar has been trading marginally higher at $1.0267 (8:50 AEST) at the start of this morning's auction against the US dollar.

  • China Agrees to Follow Some IMF Reform Suggestions

    December 12 2011 5:39 PM

    China has opened up its doors on financial pointers pitched by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and vowed that helpful advisories coming from the global financial institution would be adopted where they matter.

  • Republican win spells more chaos for US

    November 05 2010 7:53 AM

    The American Republican Party's landslide victory in this year's mid-term elections in the United States will spell trouble for the administration of President Barack Obama.

  • Australia's finance sector needs rebalancing

    October 12 2010 7:32 PM

    Australia's economic growth may be eroded by local banks' preference toward household lending over business loans, a National Australia Bank Ltd. executive warned.

  • Stiglitz warns about miners’ excessive influence on resource tax

    July 29 2010 1:45 PM

    Former World Bank chief economist Joseph Stiglitz has admonished that the resource sector has too much control on the political debate on Australia's mining tax.

  • Australian market wrap

    July 28 2010 9:26 PM

    Strong close to the market as Asian markets spark a rally

  • The Overnight Report: Not Hanging In There

    June 25 2010 1:28 PM

    In what seems like a delayed reaction, Wall Street took a tumble last night as fears of a fresh global slowdown grew. Dow down 145.

  • Australia introduces reforms in financial sector

    April 27 2010 1:36 AM

    The Australian government on Monday unveiled several measures aimed at restructuring the countries financial services sector to provide more protection to small-time investors and avoid the lingering conflicts of interests among their consultants.

  • Gov’t to halt financial advisers from taking commissions

    April 26 2010 1:24 PM

    Financial advisers will have to agree with the radical changes made by the Federal Government following the corporate downturn by corporations such as Opes Prime, Westpoint, and Storm Financial.