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The big end of town bounces back

In the year that saw the economic and emotional blow of Holden’s closure, South Australia’s biggest companies surged forwards, according to the SA Business Index – InDaily’s annual review of the state’s top 100 companies.


SA’s top 100 companies: 59-40

The countdown continues of the state’s top 100 businesses, as ranked by InDaily’s South Australian Business Index. Today, companies ranked 59-40.


SA's Top 100 companies 2018: the countdown begins

The countdown begins of the state’s top 100 businesses, as ranked by InDaily’s South Australian Business Index. Today we reveal numbers 100 to 80, a segment which includes a number of new entrants from sectors including technology, mining and wine.


Value of SA's top 100 companies booms

The market capitalisation of South Australia’s top 100 companies has risen by more than 25 per cent over the past year, according to research conducted for InDaily’s SA Business Index.

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Searching for SA's top 100 companies

Local companies have until the end of this month to nominate for inclusion in this year’s South Australian Business Index – InDaily’s annual listing of the state’s top 100 companies.

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Santos narrows sales, output guidance

Santos has narrowed its full-year sales guidance to the top end of its previous target range after total sales volumes leapt 31 per cent in the September quarter, compared with the same period last year.

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REVEALED: SA's top 100 companies

Businesses in the energy, financial services, food, pharmacy, retail and travel sectors are all represented in a diverse top 10 list of companies in South Australia, as measured by InDaily’s South Australian Business Index.

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Market report: Monday, May 2

UPDATED: The Australian share market is trading around one per cent lower at noon as a disappointing half-year earnings report from Westpac weighs on the financial sector.

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The real nature of politics

The rise of Donald Trump in the US Presidential candidacy is a result of the failure of other American politicians to come to grips with the electorate’s problems, says InDaily columnist Richard Blandy. Could it happen on our patch?

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10 minutes with... Russell Cool

In the latest of our interview series with local business leaders, we talk to the new Stamford Hotels Adelaide area general manager Russell Cool about tourism, the local economy, and the challenge posed by Adelaide’s small bar trend.


BHP boss calls for tax, workplace reform

Mining giant BHP Billiton has called for tax and workplace reforms in Australia, wading into the ongoing political debate ahead of the federal election later this year.


Preparing for SA's post-industrial future

South Australia’s big end of town is shutting up shop or packing up and heading east. Can the last “top-hat capitalist” switch off the light on the way out and leave the door ajar for the post-industrial future, asks Richard Blandy.


10 minutes with ... Heather Croall

New director of the Adelaide Fringe Festival, Heather Croall, takes 10 minutes to talk to us about the success so far of this year’s Fringe, how she wants to work closely with city businesses, and how the event can expand into new parts of the city.