finance

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Large numbers of people and households would not be prepared or adequately supported in the event of a financial shock, finds a new report from Kristy Muir and Axelle Marjolin.

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Women outperform men and even domestic and international institutional investors when it comes to stock trading over the long term, UNSW research has found.

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Bank customers usually stay with their bank despite scandals in the sector, but new tech that gives consumers more information might help them switch, writes Rob Nicholls.

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It's with a sense of familiarity – and dread – that we greet AT&T’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner, writes Mark Humphery-Jenner.

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Professor Pamela Hanrahan and Professor Dimity Kingsford Smith are among the experts who will advise the panel investigating ASIC’s enforcement powers.

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Since spawning a global craze, Pokémon Go has shed a third of its players. What did the developers do wrong, and what can others learn about keeping gamers happy, asks Mark Humphery-Jenner.

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The most interesting numbers at the moment are the yields on long term government securities, writes Richard Holden.

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Research shows that having experienced shareholders that use swing trading on boards is better for business than the independent directors required by the ASX, writes Peter Swan.

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UNSW researchers have for the first time shown that prolonged exposure to extreme volatility in financial markets may distort a trader’s perceptions, making them potentially blind to risk.

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The wonder of compound interest means small variations in the fees we pay can have large consequences for superannuation payouts after 40 years. 

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