Banking & Finance
Nigel Papi and Leighton O'Brien discuss the NSW Government's latest State Infrastructure Strategy and Master Transport Plan which were released last week. They examine the likely funding sources, the projects that are on and off the list, together with an outlook for Australian infrastructure in 2013.
Wed, 19 Dec 2012 2:15pm
The Government's landmark Australia in the Asian Century White Paper provides business with a policy pathway to engage with our Asian neighhours. Mark Crean discusses where he sees the greatest opportunities and challenges for business as we enter the new era of Asian economic power.
Thu, 1 Nov 2012 2:30pm
The High Court's recent ruling on ANZ's honour fees will likely have far reaching implications for Australian banks. Gilbert + Tobin partner Rani John joins Kate Ritchie to provide analysis on the High Court’s decision on banking fees and explain the broader commercial implications of the decision.
Mon, 10 Sep 2012 1:00pm
In a market first, Queensland Treasury Corporation has issued AU$ bonds simultaneously to Australian, offshore and US domestic institutional investors under a local Australian program. David Clifford takes through the deal structure and how it could potentially apply to large corporate bond issuance in future.
Wed, 22 Aug 2012 3:00pm
Industry confusion over transitional arrangements under the now six-month-old PPS register could be putting some businesses at risk of losing their security interests, according to Allens Partner, Diccon Loxton. Diccon looks at the lessons learnt so far under the new regime with a focus on the Hastie Group insolvency which has raised new issues for security holders.
Thu, 16 Aug 2012 4:20pm
With major renewable energy projects underway across the globe, including a major project in South Africa, Australia is now firmly behind the pack when it comes to major renewable energy projects. Damian speaks on the project in South Africa, the current inhibitors to Australian projects and what needs to change locally to bring Australia inline with the rest of the world in this space.
Wed, 6 Jun 2012 2:00pm