Financial Systems Must be Linked with Project Systems
Late last year, directors of one Perth-based civil construction contracting firm were given what appeared to be great news.
How to Get More Bang for Our Infrastructure Buck
Infrastructure can have a big effect on our lives.
Risk Mitigation: How Much Is Too Much
Where does the continued drive to mitigate risk in construction contracts stem from?
Apartment Risk is Real: Moody’s
Australia's apartment building boom poses a "moderate risk" to mortgage-backed securities, Moody's warns.
Uncertainty Abounds for Residential Developers and Financiers
Looking back even just a year, a lot has changed in the world of finance and property development.
Industry Places Faith in Infrastructure Spending: RICS
Nearly 60 per cent of Canadian construction professionals recently surveyed expect infrastructure activity to drive growth in construction output over the coming year, reports the Royal...
Private Investors to Fund Australia’s Infrastructure Agenda
The federal government wants to partner with private investors to fund state infrastructure in hopes of reducing Commonwealth grants for key projects.
Why Your Development Finance Was Rejected
I regularly get contacted by desperate developers wanting to fund their project, frantic because they have committed their time, funds and or equity into a project...
London’s Crossrail Has Lessons for Aussie Infrastructure Funding
With debates raging across Australia about how to fund infrastructure, the phrase that keeps coming up is “value capture.”
Financial Industry 'Must Change Forever'
The banking sector has been told it "must change forever" for forcing the Australian community to pay an immense financial and emotional price over many years.
Public Don't Trust Finance Workers: ASIC
The new head of Australia's corporate watchdog says the public is losing trust in people working in the finance industry, in a shift that will be...
NAB Will No Longer Back New Coal Projects
National Australia Bank says it will stop lending for new thermal coal mining projects, becoming the first major Australian bank to phase out support for the...