The executives behind failed finance company City Pacific face a bill for $70 million after failing in their attempt to have a judgment against them overturned.
Patrick Commins Westpac chief economist Bill Evans is unconvinced by the recent chatter about RBA rate rises, saying there is a case for no hikes until 2020.
Saman Shad A couple with two kids seems to be the cliched family make-up and for many also the ideal. But what if you throw another child into the mix - by choice?
Darren Gray New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra, the world's biggest dairy cooperative and a major exporter, has lodged a bid for the Australia's largest dairy processor the troubled Murray Goulburn.
Nassim Khadem One is the loneliest number, the AICD's latest gender diversity statistics show.
Carolyn Cummins It was all guns blazing at the Premier Investment's results on Monday when chairman Solomon Lew had a shot at everything and everyone.
Jessica Sier The prospect of higher interest rates isn't spooking global investors, but something else has Australian shares the most "underweighted" index in the region.
Cole Latimer Protesters urge AGL to continue with plans to shut down its Liddell power station.
Simon Johanson, Elizabeth Knight Veteran retailer and billionaire Solomon Lew has lashed out at "unrealistic" property landlords, saying more stores would close if they didn't cut rents.
Sarah Turner Markets have reacted coolly to a surprisingly strong result from Germany's far-right party, but strategists warn the rising populist trend in Europe remains intact.