Tony is a former managing editor of BRW, Shares, Personal Investor, Asset and CFO magazines. He specialises in small listed companies, IPOs, entrepreneurship and innovation and writes a weekly blog for The Sydney Morning Herald/The Age on small companies and entrepreneurs.
Its points program gives Qantas a touch point with almost one in two Australians and opportunities that extend far beyond aviation.
With an M&A boom unfolding in Australia, three tech stocks are added to the takeover target list.
The shift to electronic ‘wallets’ and harnessing of huge databases could give retailers an opening in banking. But they have a big job ahead of them if they want to become real players in Australi..
Five stocks have been removed from the “takeover target” list, and two have been added, including OzForex
Tony Featherstone is a former BRW managing editor and has been watching the rich list for decades. He talks about this year’s trends and the lessons we can all learn.
The IPO market may not be a traditional place to start looking for yield but it is certainly more affordable and more floats are now offering a ‘sweetener’ to entice the dividend brigade.