Australian Ethical profit up six-fold as customer numbers rise

Australian Ethical profit up six-fold as customer numbers rise

Sydney-headquartered investment manager Australian Ethical (ASX: AEF) has delivered a six-fold lift in net profit after tax (NPAT) to $6.2 million in the December half, buo...

Hotel Property Investments CEO Don Smith passes away

Hotel Property Investments CEO Don Smith passes away

Following a successful career of almost two decades with Vicinity C...

Australian data protection authority received almost 500 breach reports in December half

Australian data protection authority received almost 500 breach reports in December half

While it’s no secret that cybersecurity attacks have posed a ...

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

Coles and Woolworths, the supermarket chains that together control ...

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Aussie startup funding fell in half to $3.5 billion in 2023

Aussie startup funding fell in half to $3.5 billion in 2023

Australian startup funding fell by a whopping 52.7 per cent last ye...

CarbonHQ raises $600,000 in pre-seed for tech to bring carbon credits back to earth

CarbonHQ raises $600,000 in pre-seed for tech to bring carbon credits back to earth

The $3 billion voluntary carbon market may have risen at a compound...

MA Financial buys Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Melbourne's Docklands for $96m

MA Financial buys Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Melbourne's Docklands for $96m

Alternative asset manager MA Financial Group (ASX: MAF) will seed a...

St Hilliers places construction arm in administration

St Hilliers places construction arm in administration

St Hilliers, a developer that is currently involved in the $100 mil...

Metcash to buy Superior Food in $559m distributor spending spree

Metcash to buy Superior Food in $559m distributor spending spree

The Australian foodservice distribution industry is set for its big...

Appen promotes from within its ranks as CEO Ahmad quits after a year in the job

Appen promotes from within its ranks as CEO Ahmad quits after a year in the job

The CEO of embattled artificial intelligence (AI) annotation and se...

Ralan Group boss O’Dwyer sentenced to four years in prison over loans fraud

Ralan Group boss O’Dwyer sentenced to four years in prison over loans fraud

Ralan Group founder William O’Dwyer has been jailed for four ...

American Airlines to launch direct flights from Brisbane to Dallas

American Airlines to launch direct flights from Brisbane to Dallas

Queensland education providers, tourism operators, produce exporter...

DP World dispute resolved as deal reached with Maritime Union

DP World dispute resolved as deal reached with Maritime Union

An industrial dispute that has caused major delays in some of Austr...

Liquidators appointed to Halo Food Co

Liquidators appointed to Halo Food Co

Creditors of formerly ASX-listed fallen angel Halo Food Co (ASX: HL...

Atlassian cuts loss in half as AI roll-out lifts quarterly revenue above US$1 billion

Atlassian cuts loss in half as AI roll-out lifts quarterly revenue above US$1 billion

Sydney-headquartered productivity software provider Atlassian (NASD...

Fast-growing Brisbane software firm ChangeGPS acquired by UK’s Access Group

Fast-growing Brisbane software firm ChangeGPS acquired by UK’s Access Group

After nearly four years of rapid growth under the leadership of CEO...

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Entrepreneurship

AI job matching platform Hatch raises $7m to challenge legacy marketplaces

AI job matching platform Hatch raises $7m to challenge legacy marketplaces

Hatch, an artificial intelligence (AI) powered job matching platform set up by co-founders of Zip Co (ASX: ZIP) and THE ICONIC, has raised $7 million in an oversubscribed s...

Brandon BioCatalyst secures $50m grant for new med-tech incubator tackling dementia

Brandon BioCatalyst secures $50m grant for new med-tech incubator tackling dementia

A national biotechnology incubator run by the venture capital-backe...

QIC to partner with five accelerators to boost QLD startups

QIC to partner with five accelerators to boost QLD startups

The Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC) expects more than 160 e...

From agritech to workplace safety: Startmate unveils a sizzling Summer ’24 cohort

From agritech to workplace safety: Startmate unveils a sizzling Summer ’24 cohort

From creating synthetic fertilisers that efficiently grow more food...

Mergers and Acquisitions

Melbourne-based software consultancy and tech firm Leonardo bought by UST

Melbourne-based software consultancy and tech firm Leonardo bought by UST

California-based digital transformation solutions company UST ...

Coates acquires Sydney telehandler hire provider GTH Equipment

Coates acquires Sydney telehandler hire provider GTH Equipment

Leading equipment hire and solutions provider Coates will lift...

ANZ wins competition tribunal appeal to reverse rejection of $4.9b Suncorp takeover

ANZ wins competition tribunal appeal to reverse rejection of $4.9b Suncorp takeover

The Australian Competition Tribunal (ACT) has this morning overturn...

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Retail

Universal Store profit up 17pc on productivity gains despite inflationary pressure

Universal Store profit up 17pc on productivity gains despite inflationary pressure

Now with 100 stores to its name across several brands, Universal St...

Scentre Group retailers post record sales in 2023 as foot traffic spikes

Scentre Group retailers post record sales in 2023 as foot traffic spikes

A sharp increase in foot traffic at Scentre Group’s (ASX: SCG...

Woolworths CEO Banducci quits as supermarket giants under the microscope

Woolworths CEO Banducci quits as supermarket giants under the microscope

Woolworths Group (ASX: WOW) CEO Brad Banducci has stunned the marke...

Aussies waiting on hold for longer, costing the economy $1.28b, says report

Aussies waiting on hold for longer, costing the economy $1.28b, says report

The time spent on hold by Australians increased dramatically over t...

 

Opinion

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

The secret sauce of Coles’ and Woolworths’ profits: high-tech surveillance and control

Coles and Woolworths, the supermarket chains that together control ...

The 7 new graphs that show inflation falling back to earth

The 7 new graphs that show inflation falling back to earth

Inflation has fallen for the fourth successive quarter. Australia&...

What is credential stuffing and how can I protect myself?

What is credential stuffing and how can I protect myself?

Cyber-skulduggery is becoming the bane of modern life. Australia&rs...

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Capital Raising & Finance

Local Residential's $650m build-to-rent fund boosts development pipeline to $1.1b

Local Residential's $650m build-to-rent fund boosts development pipeline to $1.1b

Melbourne-based built-to-rent platform Local Residential has closed...

Netwealth funds under management rise by more than a quarter to $80.8 billion

Netwealth funds under management rise by more than a quarter to $80.8 billion

Founded as a financial services industry challenger in 1999 and lis...

After leading the first bank to list on the ASX in 30 years, Judo co-founder Healy to resign

After leading the first bank to list on the ASX in 30 years, Judo co-founder Healy to resign

Judo Capital (ASX: JDO) has announced the co-founder and CEO of Jud...

Afterpay-founded Touch Ventures in the red from investment impairments

Afterpay-founded Touch Ventures in the red from investment impairments

A venture capital spin-off from buy-now pay-later (BNPL) compa...

Property

Hotel Property Investments CEO Don Smith passes away

Hotel Property Investments CEO Don Smith passes away

Following a successful career of almost two decades with Vicinity C...

Local Residential's $650m build-to-rent fund boosts development pipeline to $1.1b

Local Residential's $650m build-to-rent fund boosts development pipeline to $1.1b

Melbourne-based built-to-rent platform Local Residential has closed...

Fortis gets green light for three projects worth $570m in Melbourne and Sydney

Fortis gets green light for three projects worth $570m in Melbourne and Sydney

Sydney-based developer Fortis, the property arm of debt and equity ...

Salter Brothers’ hospitality arm debuts Ardour hotel brand with Kingsford Barossa

Salter Brothers’ hospitality arm debuts Ardour hotel brand with Kingsford Barossa

Melbourne-based Salter Brothers is rebranding the Kingsford Barossa...

Leadership

Former DHL Express boss John Mullen to replace outgoing Qantas chairman

Former DHL Express boss John Mullen to replace outgoing Qantas chairman

Qantas Airways (ASX: QAN) has named John Mullen the new chairman to...

Woolworths CEO Banducci quits as supermarket giants under the microscope

Woolworths CEO Banducci quits as supermarket giants under the microscope

Woolworths Group (ASX: WOW) CEO Brad Banducci has stunned the marke...

After leading the first bank to list on the ASX in 30 years, Judo co-founder Healy to resign

After leading the first bank to list on the ASX in 30 years, Judo co-founder Healy to resign

Judo Capital (ASX: JDO) has announced the co-founder and CEO of Jud...

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Health

Cochlear profit jumps 35pc on increased implant sales

Cochlear profit jumps 35pc on increased implant sales

Strong demand for its upgraded Nucleus 8 Sound Processor has l...

Brandon BioCatalyst secures $50m grant for new med-tech incubator tackling dementia

Brandon BioCatalyst secures $50m grant for new med-tech incubator tackling dementia

A national biotechnology incubator run by the venture capital-backe...

Crowd-sourced funding steady at $71m as food & beverage, female-founded startups rise

Crowd-sourced funding steady at $71m as food & beverage, female-founded startups rise

Despite a 58 per cent decline in venture capital funding in Austral...

Aravax raises $66m for peanut allergy cure as Victoria leads the way

Aravax raises $66m for peanut allergy cure as Victoria leads the way

Victoria has become the epicentre of finding a cure for peanut alle...

SUSTAINABILITY & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Australian Ethical profit up six-fold as customer numbers rise

Australian Ethical profit up six-fold as customer numbers rise

Sydney-headquartered investment manager Australian Ethical (ASX: AE...

Byron Bay compost technology startup Subpod shuts down due to tough conditions

Byron Bay compost technology startup Subpod shuts down due to tough conditions

Difficult trading conditions have claimed the once budding Byron Ba...

Soft plastic recycling is back, but only in 12 supermarkets. Will it work this time?

Soft plastic recycling is back, but only in 12 supermarkets. Will it work this time?

After the memorable collapse of Australia’s largest soft plas...

CarbonHQ raises $600,000 in pre-seed for tech to bring carbon credits back to earth

CarbonHQ raises $600,000 in pre-seed for tech to bring carbon credits back to earth

The $3 billion voluntary carbon market may have risen at a compound...

 

Technology

Australian data protection authority received almost 500 breach reports in December half

Australian data protection authority received almost 500 breach reports in December half

While it’s no secret that cybersecurity attacks have posed a ...

Melbourne-based software consultancy and tech firm Leonardo bought by UST

Melbourne-based software consultancy and tech firm Leonardo bought by UST

California-based digital transformation solutions company UST ...

Reality bites for 3D tech company Euclideon as administrators appointed

Reality bites for 3D tech company Euclideon as administrators appointed

Euclideon, a Brisbane-based 3D data visualisation technology compan...

Cochlear profit jumps 35pc on increased implant sales

Cochlear profit jumps 35pc on increased implant sales

Strong demand for its upgraded Nucleus 8 Sound Processor has l...

Legal

Former Bingo Industries CEO sentenced to community service as company fined $30m for cartel conduct

Former Bingo Industries CEO sentenced to community service as company fined $30m for cartel conduct

A formerly ASX-listed skip bin operator that is now owned by a Macq...

Investigation launched into HWL Ebsworth over cyber attack from BlackCat

Investigation launched into HWL Ebsworth over cyber attack from BlackCat

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has la...

ANZ wins competition tribunal appeal to reverse rejection of $4.9b Suncorp takeover

ANZ wins competition tribunal appeal to reverse rejection of $4.9b Suncorp takeover

The Australian Competition Tribunal (ACT) has this morning overturn...

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Marketing

Marketing agency Underscore enlisted 500 influencers to drive marketing for Tennis Australia

Marketing agency Underscore enlisted 500 influencers to drive marketing for Tennis Australia

After the Australian Open (AO) beat attendance records this year wi...

Consumer watchdog rings alarm bells over influencer endorsements, online reviews

Consumer watchdog rings alarm bells over influencer endorsements, online reviews

The Australian consumer watchdog has found an alarming percentage o...

Most business owners are the world's best-kept secret

Most business owners are the world's best-kept secret

In a world teeming with talent, why do so many brilliant business o...

Black Friday no "be all and end all" for sales as marketing costs bite

Black Friday no "be all and end all" for sales as marketing costs bite

November is often dubbed the new December of retail sales with Blac...

Venture & Visionaries

Think Again Laser Clinic inks a path to growth as tattoo removals gain traction

Think Again Laser Clinic inks a path to growth as tattoo removals gain traction

As the popularity of tattoos continues to rise, so does the number ...

SimplyAI programs new era of growth backed by Liverpool Partners

SimplyAI programs new era of growth backed by Liverpool Partners

An investment by private equity group Liverpool Partners earlier th...

Why Fergus Creese gives students direction with edtech SaaS scale-up My Careers

Why Fergus Creese gives students direction with edtech SaaS scale-up My Careers

With an interest in business from the age of 14, farm boy Fergus Cr...

How digital disruptor Yellowbox became a global force in smart locker technology

How digital disruptor Yellowbox became a global force in smart locker technology

Whether it's the rigmarole of managing an ever-changing list of...

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Finexia acquires stockbroking and advisory team from Everblu Capital in a new milestone for future growth
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