Andrew Barkla, once the highest paid exec on the ASX, to step down as IDP Education CEO

Andrew Barkla, once the highest paid exec on the ASX, to step down as IDP Education CEO

With an enviable post-IPO performance to his name at an English language testing powerhouse that has remained profitable through the pandemic despite restricted movements f...

Two Melbourne-made COVID-19 vaccines to launch Phase 1 trials

Two Melbourne-made COVID-19 vaccines to launch Phase 1 trials

Two COVID-19 vaccine candidates created by the Peter Doherty Instit...

Carsales.com founders sell Melbourne office development for $60.25m

Carsales.com founders sell Melbourne office development for $60.25m

A Singapore-listed property trust managed by Frasers Property (SGX:...

Woolworths adds controlling stake in MyDeal to cart for $218 million

Woolworths adds controlling stake in MyDeal to cart for $218 million

Woolworths (ASX: WOW) is looking to enhance its online marketplace ...

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BGH Group ups Virtus Health takeover bid to $653m

BGH Group ups Virtus Health takeover bid to $653m

After successfully preventing rival suitor CapVest from entering a ...

Medicinal cannabis player Incannex lights up US boards with Nasdaq listing

Medicinal cannabis player Incannex lights up US boards with Nasdaq listing

Melbourne-based medicinal cannabis product developer Incannex (ASX:...

Booktopia in a bind as staff shortages leave imprint

Booktopia in a bind as staff shortages leave imprint

Online bookstore giant Booktopia (ASX: BKG) has reported earnings f...

Kogan books first December half loss since IPO

Kogan books first December half loss since IPO

Online retailer Kogan (ASX: KGN) entered a trading halt today short...

Over The Wire shareholders back $344 million takeover offer from Aussie Broadband

Over The Wire shareholders back $344 million takeover offer from Aussie Broadband

Nearly every single Over The Wire (ASX: OTW) shareholder has voted ...

Property and construction giant Probuild in administration leaving major projects in the lurch

Property and construction giant Probuild in administration leaving major projects in the lurch

A group of Australian property and construction companies responsib...

Another result in the red for Qantas takes total pandemic revenue losses to $22 billion

Another result in the red for Qantas takes total pandemic revenue losses to $22 billion

Qantas (ASX: QAN) has reported an underlying loss of $1.28 billion ...

PEXA acquires stake in Landchecker, upgrades profit forecast

PEXA acquires stake in Landchecker, upgrades profit forecast

PEXA (ASX: PXA) continues to reap benefits from Australia’s n...

Retail Food Group profit rises as Gloria Jean's Drive Thru, Crust Pizza bake in growth

Retail Food Group profit rises as Gloria Jean's Drive Thru, Crust Pizza bake in growth

Gold Coast-based Retail Food Group (ASX: RFG) has managed to s...

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Entrepreneurship

Pet food startup ilume’s Fitbit for dogs is setting a new standard for animal health and wellness

Pet food startup ilume’s Fitbit for dogs is setting a new standard for animal health and wellness

In the same way that Apple, Garmin and Fitbit have revolutionised human health and wellness with activity trackers and smart watches, ilume co-founder and CEO Craig Silbery...

Clear Dynamics secures $35m to grow AI-enabled automated coding solution aieos

Clear Dynamics secures $35m to grow AI-enabled automated coding solution aieos

After increasing its customer base four-fold over the past 12 month...

Femma: the healthtech helping women access specialist care

Femma: the healthtech helping women access specialist care

Passionate about providing access to quality healthcare, Dr Emma Re...

So close: Compostable packaging gurus HeapsGood wrap up almost $1m in crowdfunding round

So close: Compostable packaging gurus HeapsGood wrap up almost $1m in crowdfunding round

Co-founded by brothers Adam Sarfati and Ace Reunis, sustainable pac...

Companies

Woolworths adds controlling stake in MyDeal to cart for $218 million

Woolworths adds controlling stake in MyDeal to cart for $218 million

Woolworths (ASX: WOW) is looking to enhance its online marketplace ...

Cannon-Brookes launches shareholder campaign against AGL demerger

Cannon-Brookes launches shareholder campaign against AGL demerger

Australian billionaire and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes...

CVC finds Brambles takeover un-pallet-able, exits talks

CVC finds Brambles takeover un-pallet-able, exits talks

Just one day after reusable pallet, crate and container company Bra...

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Retail

Woolworths adds controlling stake in MyDeal to cart for $218 million

Woolworths adds controlling stake in MyDeal to cart for $218 million

Woolworths (ASX: WOW) is looking to enhance its online marketplace ...

Without foreign students and workers, retail sector calls for pensioners to fill staffing gaps

Without foreign students and workers, retail sector calls for pensioners to fill staffing gaps

The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has called on new g...

Temple & Webster taking on Bunnings, IKEA in $26b home improvement market with new website

Temple & Webster taking on Bunnings, IKEA in $26b home improvement market with new website

Having well and truly proven that Australians will buy furniture on...

Kogan “recalibrating” for softer e-commerce market

Kogan “recalibrating” for softer e-commerce market

Online retailer Kogan.com (ASX: KGN) says a slow-down in Australian...

 

Opinion

How tech rebooted economics and platforms broke the invisible hand

How tech rebooted economics and platforms broke the invisible hand

Growing evidence and new research explain the evolution of economic...

Time’s up: why Australia has to quit stalling and wean itself off fossil fuels

Time’s up: why Australia has to quit stalling and wean itself off fossil fuels

If the world acts now, we can avoid the worst outcomes of climate c...

Flexibility makes us happier, with 3 clear trends emerging in post-pandemic hybrid work

Flexibility makes us happier, with 3 clear trends emerging in post-pandemic hybrid work

The first national study of working arrangements in Australia since...

Leadership

Keeping it shrimple: Seafarms boardroom saga set to end with appointment of new CEO

Keeping it shrimple: Seafarms boardroom saga set to end with appointment of new CEO

The board controversy that has enveloped Seafarms Group (ASX: SFG) ...

Andrew Barkla, once the highest paid exec on the ASX, to step down as IDP Education CEO

Andrew Barkla, once the highest paid exec on the ASX, to step down as IDP Education CEO

With an enviable post-IPO performance to his name at an English lan...

Former Future Fund deputy CIO David George named new Magellan managing director

Former Future Fund deputy CIO David George named new Magellan managing director

Australian investment manager Magellan Financial Group (ASX: MFG) h...

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Property

Carsales.com founders sell Melbourne office development for $60.25m

Carsales.com founders sell Melbourne office development for $60.25m

A Singapore-listed property trust managed by Frasers Property (SGX:...

“No one plans for these things”: Metricon acting CEO denies crisis rumours following founder’s death

“No one plans for these things”: Metricon acting CEO denies crisis rumours following founder’s death

Just days after the sudden and unexpected death of Metricon founder...

La Trobe partners with developer Plenary on $5 billion University City of the Future

La Trobe partners with developer Plenary on $5 billion University City of the Future

With ambitious aspirations to transform Melbourne’s north, La...

ICD Property going green in $400m redevelopment of Adelaide’s Central Market Arcade

ICD Property going green in $400m redevelopment of Adelaide’s Central Market Arcade

Melbourne-based ICD Property has announced plans to build one of Ad...

Health

Femma: the healthtech helping women access specialist care

Femma: the healthtech helping women access specialist care

Passionate about providing access to quality healthcare, Dr Emma Re...

Integral Diagnostics bolsters clinic presence in QLD with $37.5 million purchase of Exact Radiology

Integral Diagnostics bolsters clinic presence in QLD with $37.5 million purchase of Exact Radiology

Almost three months after buying nine clinics across Southeast Quee...

Cochlear to acquire loss-making Oticon Medical for $170 million

Cochlear to acquire loss-making Oticon Medical for $170 million

Hearing implant maker Cochlear (ASX: COH) is sounding out global co...

Firebrick Pharma kicks off Phase 2 of COVID-19 nasal spray clinical trial

Firebrick Pharma kicks off Phase 2 of COVID-19 nasal spray clinical trial

The second phase of a clinical trial investigating a nasal spray ma...

Technology

How tech rebooted economics and platforms broke the invisible hand

How tech rebooted economics and platforms broke the invisible hand

Growing evidence and new research explain the evolution of economic...

Clear Dynamics secures $35m to grow AI-enabled automated coding solution aieos

Clear Dynamics secures $35m to grow AI-enabled automated coding solution aieos

After increasing its customer base four-fold over the past 12 month...

Shooting for the stars: Gilmour Space awarded $15 million surveillance satellite contract

Shooting for the stars: Gilmour Space awarded $15 million surveillance satellite contract

The Federal Government has poured an additional $15 million in...

Atomos shares fall 50 per cent as content creator tech outfit slashes earnings guidance

Atomos shares fall 50 per cent as content creator tech outfit slashes earnings guidance

Update (2pm AEST): Atomos shares have risen slightly since this sto...

Legal

Melbourne-founded LawAdvisor secures $7m in backing after raising the bar with new technology

Melbourne-founded LawAdvisor secures $7m in backing after raising the bar with new technology

Melbourne-founded Legal-tech startup LawAdvisor Ventures has raised...

Mildura Brewery, Australia Draught enter voluntary administration after Broo directors depart

Mildura Brewery, Australia Draught enter voluntary administration after Broo directors depart

With its founder and former CEO no longer on the board, land in Bal...

Former ANZ subsidiary breached obligations over cybersecurity failures

Former ANZ subsidiary breached obligations over cybersecurity failures

RI Advice will repay $750,000 in legal fees to the corporate watchd...

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Finance

Bendigo-based Apiam Animal Health saddles up with $13.8m acquisitions

Bendigo-based Apiam Animal Health saddles up with $13.8m acquisitions

Vet services business Apiam Animal Health (ASX: AHX) has gone ...

Monash IVF to enter WA market after agreeing initial $9.4m deal to acquire fertility provider PIVET

Monash IVF to enter WA market after agreeing initial $9.4m deal to acquire fertility provider PIVET

Reproductive care specialist Monash IVF Group (ASX: MVF) has e...

Clear Dynamics secures $35m to grow AI-enabled automated coding solution aieos

Clear Dynamics secures $35m to grow AI-enabled automated coding solution aieos

After increasing its customer base four-fold over the past 12 month...

Square Peg and Blackbird invest $5m in digital business card start-up Blinq

Square Peg and Blackbird invest $5m in digital business card start-up Blinq

With traditional business cards on the brink, the world's predo...

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