Since the global financial crisis, credit growth in Australia has returned. But while growth in home lending between 2008 and 2014 was relatively strong, it was actually negative for business lending. By Deborah Ralston and Martin Jenkinson
One-in-three Australians who work part-time or full-time have used the internet to work from home, with older Australians and high income earners more likely to do so than younger workers or those on lower incomes, according to a survey released today. By Andrew Sadauskas
Samsung has expanded its Knox product line of mobile device management software, including a cloud-based identity and access management, along with a version aimed at small businesses. By Andrew Sadauskas
Despite the Reserve Bank of Australia’s concerns about the housing market’s price growth, it appears that not all are changing their predictions of a period of rate stability and macro involvement isn’t on everyone’s radar. By Jennifer Duke
Shares in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba surged 38% in first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange, with the 15-year-old company now worth more than Amazon and eBay combined. By Eloise Keating and Kirsten Robb
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