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Why capital is fleeing China and what it means for Australia

China's foreign reserves are declining. ShutterstockForeign reserves at the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), China’s central bank, fell for the fifth consecutive month in November, dropping ...

Business Briefing: what super is doing to banking and finance

Superannuation's influence on the Australian financial sector mostly balances out.www.shutterstock.comThe total of superannuation assets in Australia is a staggering A$2 trillion and contributions to ...

As its economy changes, China is starting to export its real estate ideas too

Chinese cranes might soon be a common sight through Asia.ShutterstockWhen it comes to discussions about Chinese real estate investors, we tend to focus on the idea that they are buying up property in ...

These are the characteristics of people most likely to cut corners at work

Cutting corners can be a sign of Machiavellianism.ShutterstockIn a newly published study, we found that employees who “cut corners” tend to be morally compromised, low in conscientiousness...

Twitter influences investor behaviour whether companies intend it to or not: new research

Companies that tweet corporate news and financial results can significantly affect stock prices even if the company’s tweets contain no new information beyond what is already posted through the ...