News and interviews on Harry Triguboff including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Wednesday, 23 May 2012
The great Aussie backyard isn't quite what it used to be – and that might not be such a good thing.
Tuesday, 22 May 2012
The handover of the Grocon construction empire from father to son is a great example of well-managed succession.
Despite the family trust shenanigans, Gina Rinehart looks likely to once again dominate the BRW Rich 200 List.
Monday, 23 May 2011
The top of this year's BRW rich list – like the rest of the Australian economy – will be transformed by the resources sector.
Thursday, 03 February 2011
Mining billionaire Gina Rinehart has become the first woman to be named Australia's richest person.
Monday, 18 October 2010
While some billionaires will use their university degrees all their life, for others, secondary and tertiary education will simply be a stepping stone to other things.
Thursday, 02 September 2010
Recruitment industry veteran Andrew Banks sells Sydney mansion for $52 million, in the biggest residential property sale in Sydney since the onset of the GFC.
Wednesday, 07 July 2010
Harry Triguboff, Australia's largest apartment developer and owner, is trying to address Australia's housing shortage. But the problem won't be solved until interest rates on housing fall.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010
Australia’s richest entrepreneurs have officially shrugged off the worst of the downturn, with the total wealth of the 200 members of BRW’s Rich 200 list jumping $21 billion in the last 12 months.
Friday, 05 March 2010
Iron ore baron Andrew Forrest has stolen James Packer’s crown as the richest man in the country, after his net worth jumped a massive 149% during the past year.
Monday, 01 February 2010
Mining baron Clive Palmer has emerged as Australia’s biggest political donor, spending more than $800,000 in 2008-09.
The Australian property market is undergoing changes that will fundamentally alter the urban landscape – developments that will make car makers nervous.
Monday, 14 December 2009
It's the question that every rich watcher wants answered – who will finish 2009 as Australia's richest person?
Monday, 23 November 2009
Some of Australia's richest business people started off in some unlikely ventures.
Monday, 16 November 2009
Mining entrepreneur Clive Palmer could become Australia’s richest person after the float of his company Resourcehouse, with speculation the company could be worth as much as $16 billion.
Recent data has shown that the vast majority of business owners have postponed succession, leading to risks of tension building in the next generation. It's a risk our richest entrepreneurs need to watch out for.
Wednesday, 04 November 2009
All the wheels are now in motion to turn Australia into a nation of renters. The Government may not realise it yet, but for many the prospect of home ownership is rapidly vanishing.
Monday, 02 November 2009
The Reserve Bank must understand that its current decision making process may create the opposite of what it expects in terms of long-term dwelling prices.
Wednesday, 07 October 2009
Governor Glenn Stevens is worried about ballooning house prices, but by addressing the problem with interest rate rises he risks nasty consequences in other parts of the economy.
Thursday, 28 May 2009
It’s no surprise the total net worth of the members of BRW magazine’s rich list fell by $25 billion in the last 12 months. What is surprising is that it didn’t fall further.