News

Company tax rate on tenterhooks

Tuesday 14 August, 2018 | By: Kate Whittle

The “Super Saturday” by-elections sharpened the public’s focus on company tax cuts, with the chattering classes claiming it a vote on the Coalition’s centrepiece policy. Read more.

Sexually inappropriate texts to co-workers a valid reason for dismissal: Co-workers not required to tell employee to stop

Wednesday 8 August, 2018 | By: Default Admin

Sexual harassment in the workplace is currently a prevalent topic. The #MeToo campaign and the Human Rights Commission launch of a year-long harassment inquiry has brought harassment onto the centre stage. A recent case in the Fair Work Commission, Colin Ramon Reguero-Puente v City of Rockingham, considered the misconduct of an employee relating to sexually inappropriate communications with co-workers, and whether employees had to expressly tell someone to stop this conduct for it to constitute misconduct. Read more.

Choosing a currency specialist, what you need to know

Friday 3 August, 2018 | By: Default Admin

In the final article of the Currency Strategy series with CCIQ partner, OFX, we explore the considerations when choosing a Currency Specialist – from security & regulation, fees, strategy options, customer service and technologies. When sending or receiving funds from overseas, it’s important to protect your transfers with a firm that can help you make the most of your money. Register for the OFX Webinar – Building a Currency Strategy. Read more.

Currency Risk Management

Friday 20 July, 2018 | By: Default Admin

Currency risk management can mean the difference between survival and sudden death in foreign exchange trading. You can have the best trading system and still, fail without effective risk management in place. Exchange rate volatility is difficult to predict due to the myriad of variables influencing exchange rate fluctuation (e.g. economic fundamental, monetary policy, fiscal policy, global economy, speculation, domestic and foreign political issues, market psychology, rumours, and technical factors). Read more.