News and interviews on Bruce Mathieson including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Monday, 17 January 2011
While the wealthy are generally a glass-half-full bunch, the list of worries facing the members of Australia's rich list is long and growing.
Thursday, 13 May 2010
Pub baron Bruce Mathieson emerges as a big winner in a Victorian Government auction of pokie licenses, with experts saying the average price paid by bidders was half of what was expected.
Wednesday, 27 January 2010
Supermarket giant Woolworths reaffirms its forecast of profit growth of 8-11% in 2009-10 after posting sales growth of 4.6% in the three months to December 31.
Tuesday, 08 December 2009
Woolworths reportedly enters battle for control of struggling hotel company National Leisure & Gaming, which owns more than 35 pubs in New South Wales and Queensland.
Thursday, 25 June 2009
Sales of three Melbourne hotels have surged on the strength of long term tenants.
Monday, 18 May 2009
As predicted, the budget contained a number of attacks on the wealthy. But the news wasn't all bad, and some stand to profit by the budget.
Tuesday, 05 May 2009
Pubs and poker machine baron Bruce Mathieson has taken advantage of the slump in prestige property prices to grab a Gold Coast mansion.
Friday, 20 February 2009
A group of entrepreneurs - including Lachlan Murdoch, toy entrepreneur Nir Pizmony and Craig Mathieson - have come to the rescue of struggling toy wholesaler Funtastic by agreeing to support a $22 million rights issue to reduce debt and repair the company's balance sheet.
Monday, 09 February 2009
Which entrepreneurs are set to win from the Federal Government's stimulus package? We scan the wealth list for who has just got a thumbs-up.
Wednesday, 21 May 2008
Toy maker Funtastic gets takeover bid