Peter Hanlon, it seems, has always been a contradiction. A punk-rock loving aesthete who has scaled the upper echelons of Australia’s finance industry and still sits at the helm of the Bank SA board and who, at 63, has recently found a new career path – as an arthouse filmmaker.
Australia’s tax debate continues to be mired in uncertainty and piecemeal tinkering, writes Adelaide tax lawyer Andrea Michaels.
Santos says it is in shareholders’ interests for it to “engage further” with a renewed bid by a US private equity firm to take over the South Australian-based oil and gas giant.
Magellan has quit its naming rights deal with Australian Test cricket, calling the ball-tampering scandal “inconsistent with our values”.