A Swiss referendum this weekend which could force the nation's central bank to hold 20 per cent of its assets as gold "makes no sense", Citi argues.
More than $210 could be shaved off the annual electricity bill for NSW households, and $360 for small businesses, if the national energy regulator’s proposed price restrictions are implemented next year.
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Services sector spending is up, Generation Ys are costly to keep, and a national exam for financial advisers is called for.
The recent slide in the iron ore price has prompted ANZ to cut its economic growth forecast for Australia, but the bank is still expecting the RBA to begin lifting rates next year.
Non-traditional industrial users are competing for traditional industrial space in South Sydney.
The quality of businesses looking to float on the sharemarket has steadily deteriorated in 2014, cooling the appetites of institutional investors scouring for growth opportunities, according to Wilson Asset Management.