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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Electricity infrastructure is a safe bet for super fundsof the industry funds into infrastructure has been widely criticised by Coaliti
Electricity infrastructure is a safe bet for super funds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
of the industry funds into infrastructure has been widely criticised by Coalition politicians. In 2007, then treasurer Peter Costello dismissed infrastructure investments as "union pet projects ... like rats eyeing the grain... Read more
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WA Today
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registersincludes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registers
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
includes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, former treasurer Peter Costello and former Labor leader Simon Crean and one-time secretary of the ACTU Bill Kelty. "I don't think anyone... Read more
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6d
The Age
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registersincludes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registers
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
includes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, former treasurer Peter Costello and former Labor leader Simon Crean and one-time secretary of the ACTU Bill Kelty. "I don't think anyone... Read more
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6d
Sydney Morning Herald
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registersincludes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
includes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, former treasurer Peter Costello and former Labor leader Simon Crean and one-time secretary of the ACTU Bill Kelty. "I don't think anyone... Read more
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6d
Canberra Times
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registersincludes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registers
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
includes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, former treasurer Peter Costello and former Labor leader Simon Crean and one-time secretary of the ACTU Bill Kelty. "I don't think anyone... Read more
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6d
Brisbane Times
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registersincludes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal
Better call Sol: The king of Australia's cash registers
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
includes heavyweights of both the Labor and Liberal parties, including federal Treasurer Scott Morrison, former treasurer Peter Costello and former Labor leader Simon Crean and one-time secretary of the ACTU Bill Kelty. "I don't think anyone... Read more
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10d
WA Today
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourneconsortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Ma
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourne
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
consortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Macquarie Infrastructure. Future Fund chair Peter Costello welcomed the deal, saying the lease would be an important contributor to the fund's long-term investment... Read more
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10d
Canberra Times
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourneconsortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Ma
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourne
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
consortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Macquarie Infrastructure. Future Fund chair Peter Costello welcomed the deal, saying the lease would be an important contributor to the fund's long-term investment... Read more
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10d
Brisbane Times
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourneconsortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Ma
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourne
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
consortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Macquarie Infrastructure. Future Fund chair Peter Costello welcomed the deal, saying the lease would be an important contributor to the fund's long-term investment... Read more
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10d
The Age
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourneconsortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Ma
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourne
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
consortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Macquarie Infrastructure. Future Fund chair Peter Costello welcomed the deal, saying the lease would be an important contributor to the fund's long-term investment... Read more
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10d
Sydney Morning Herald
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourneconsortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Ma
China snaps up stake in Port of Melbourne
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
consortium" pipped another group that included Industry Funds Management and Macquarie Infrastructure. Future Fund chair Peter Costello welcomed the deal, saying the lease would be an important contributor to the fund's long-term investment... Read more
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11d
WA Today
The 'rate cut now!' chorus just lost its rhythm section and hornscash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing
The 'rate cut now!' chorus just lost its rhythm section and horns
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
cash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing today's deal with that of treasurer Peter Costello and governor-designate Ian Macfarlane 20 years ago. Back then, the government was letting go of monetary... Read more
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11d
Canberra Times
The 'rate cut now!' chorus just lost its rhythm section and hornscash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing
The 'rate cut now!' chorus just lost its rhythm section and horns
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
cash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing today's deal with that of treasurer Peter Costello and governor-designate Ian Macfarlane 20 years ago. Back then, the government was letting go of monetary... Read more
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11d
Brisbane Times
RBA’s inflation target loosened - and further rate cuts therefore less likelycash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing
RBA’s inflation target loosened - and further rate cuts therefore less likely
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
cash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing today's deal with that of treasurer Peter Costello and governor-designate Ian Macfarlane 20 years ago. Back then, the government was letting go of monetary... Read more
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11d
The Age
RBA’s inflation target loosened - and further rate cuts therefore less likelycash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing
RBA’s inflation target loosened - and further rate cuts therefore less likely
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
cash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing today's deal with that of treasurer Peter Costello and governor-designate Ian Macfarlane 20 years ago. Back then, the government was letting go of monetary... Read more
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11d
Sydney Morning Herald
RBA’s inflation target loosened - and further rate cuts therefore less likelycash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing
RBA’s inflation target loosened - and further rate cuts therefore less likely
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
cash rate decision. The change is significant, but much smaller than comparing today's deal with that of treasurer Peter Costello and governor-designate Ian Macfarlane 20 years ago. Back then, the government was letting go of monetary... Read more
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11d
TheBull
RBA, govt renew inflation target vowson the appointment of a new treasurer or RBA governor. The first, signed in 19
RBA, govt renew inflation target vows
TheBull / Posted 11 days ago
on the appointment of a new treasurer or RBA governor. The first, signed in 1996 by incoming RBA governor Ian Macfarlane and Treasurer Peter Costello, cemented the policy which the central bank had implemented under Bernie Fraser three years earli... Read more
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17d
Illawarra Mercury
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
The Courier
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
The Courier / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
Northern Daily Leader
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
The Young Witness
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
The Young Witness / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
Western Advocate
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Western Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
Kiama Independent
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
Manning River Times
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Manning River Times / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
Goondiwindi Argus
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
The North West Star
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
The North West Star / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
Daily Liberal
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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17d
The Border Mail
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in AustraliaFormer Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of th
Peter Costello says the mining industry has been 'treated shabbily' in Australia
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Former Liberal Treasurer Peter Costello has launched a passionate defence of the mining sector saying is has been "treated shabbily" in Australia and asked why the industry is not included in the national curriculum. Former Liberal Treasurer Peter... Read more
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20d
News.com.au
Costello says Libs lacking visionFormer Howard government treasurer Peter Costello says the coalition government
Costello says Libs lacking vision
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
Former Howard government treasurer Peter Costello says the coalition government is failing to set out a clear vision, while Labor has a clear view of what it's there for. Mr Costello also said the government wasn't doing enough to convince voters of... Read more
20d
Sky News Australia
Liberal Party lacks clear plan: CostelloPeter Costello, Australia's longest serving treasurer, has issued a stern warni
Liberal Party lacks clear plan: Costello
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
Peter Costello, Australia's longest serving treasurer, has issued a stern warning to the Government. As Malcolm Turnbull nears his first anniversary next week as Prime Minister, the former Howard Government Minister said the Liberal Party is failing... Read more
27d
The Daily Reckoning
Investing Is Far from Plain Sailingperfect storm is brewing and markets are going to capsize. During the week, Fu
Investing Is Far from Plain Sailing
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 27 days ago
perfect storm is brewing and markets are going to capsize. During the week, Future Fund Chairman (and former Treasurer) Peter Costello issued his own weather warning (emphasis mine): ‘Looking forward the investment environment is challenging... Read more
28d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ausgrid takeover rejection should be exception to the rule: CostelloPeter Costello: Ausgrid takeover rejection should be exception to the rule For
Ausgrid takeover rejection should be exception to the rule: Costello
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
Peter Costello: Ausgrid takeover rejection should be exception to the rule Former treasurer Peter Costello has said the decision to block the sale of Ausgrid to Chinese bidders should be an exception to the rule as Chinese investment have... Read more
28d
News.com.au
Turnbull pledges help over bank rip-offsthan ideal and they shouldn't have anything to fear," he told reporters during
Turnbull pledges help over bank rip-offs
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
than ideal and they shouldn't have anything to fear," he told reporters during a Canberra visit. Former Liberal treasurer Peter Costello said banks had been a great source of stability for the economy - especially during the 2008-2009 global... Read more
29d
News.com.au
Future Fund hits 10th year double the sizeFuture Fund has passed a significant milestone. It's 10 years old, doubled in
Future Fund hits 10th year double the size
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
Future Fund has passed a significant milestone. It's 10 years old, doubled in size and, at $123 billion, is larger than Peter Costello envisaged when he established it in May 2006. But the former Liberal treasurer, now chairman of the fund... Read more
29d
News.com.au
Don't undermine our banks: CostelloFormer Liberal treasurer Peter Costello doesn't want to see anything that would
Don't undermine our banks: Costello
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
Former Liberal treasurer Peter Costello doesn't want to see anything that would undermine the strength of Australia's banking sector, having been a great source of stability for the economy - particularly during the 2008-2009 global financial... Read more
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WA Today
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing wit
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda
WA Today / Posted 30 days ago
$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing with Kerry-Anne was a pollie right of passage. Peter Costello danced to the Macarena. Shared pain Of course, Justin Cameron has not cut all ties with... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing wit
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing with Kerry-Anne was a pollie right of passage. Peter Costello danced to the Macarena. Shared pain Of course, Justin Cameron has not cut all ties with... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing wit
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing with Kerry-Anne was a pollie right of passage. Peter Costello danced to the Macarena. Shared pain Of course, Justin Cameron has not cut all ties with... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing wit
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda
Brisbane Times / Posted 30 days ago
$27 million. At least the liquidity problem has been fixed. Daggy dancing with Kerry-Anne was a pollie right of passage. Peter Costello danced to the Macarena. Shared pain Of course, Justin Cameron has not cut all ties with... Read more
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The Age
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agendathe whole company is now worth less than $32 million. Daggy dancing with Kerry
Shares are down but SurfStitch might be up on Justin Cameron's agenda
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
the whole company is now worth less than $32 million. Daggy dancing with Kerry-Anne was a pollie right of passage. Peter Costello danced to the Macarena. Keep in mind that the sell down of a 5.4 per cent stake in the company by Cameron and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Federal government's budget finances a threat to Victoria's top AAA credit ratingbe regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial ar
Federal government's budget finances a threat to Victoria's top AAA credit rating
Kiama Independent / Posted 1 months ago
be regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial argument made by former federal treasurer Peter Costello when the GST was introduced in 2001. The assessment follows a warning last week from federal Treasury... Read more
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Manning River Times
Federal government's budget finances a threat to Victoria's top AAA credit ratingbe regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial ar
Federal government's budget finances a threat to Victoria's top AAA credit rating
Manning River Times / Posted 1 months ago
be regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial argument made by former federal treasurer Peter Costello when the GST was introduced in 2001. The assessment follows a warning last week from federal Treasury... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Federal government's budget finances a threat to Victoria's top AAA credit ratingbe regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial ar
Federal government's budget finances a threat to Victoria's top AAA credit rating
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 1 months ago
be regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial argument made by former federal treasurer Peter Costello when the GST was introduced in 2001. The assessment follows a warning last week from federal Treasury... Read more
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The Age
Federal finances a threat to Victoria's top credit ratingbe regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial ar
Federal finances a threat to Victoria's top credit rating
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
be regarded as a state rather than a federal tax – mirroring a controversial argument made by former federal treasurer Peter Costello when the GST was introduced in 2001. The assessment follows a warning last week from federal Treasury... Read more
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Money Management
Morrison refuses to budge on super capsthat the Budget changes were, in large measure, redressing policy initiatives p
Morrison refuses to budge on super caps
Money Management / Posted 1 months ago
that the Budget changes were, in large measure, redressing policy initiatives put in place by the former Liberal Treasurer, Peter Costello, which had now become inappropriate. "…Why do we have to change the superannuation system? Because we have an... Read more

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