Revealed: How much Australians really earn

A casual glance at the news in recent months may have left you thinking the average Australian earns almost $85,000 a year. If that sounded insanely high to you, then your instincts were bang on. An ordinary Australian…

BlackRock in talks to buy stake in Italian…

Deal with $314bn Eurizon would involve a minority holding and distribution arrangement BlackRock is talking to Eurizon, Italy's second-largest fund house with €314bn under management, about buying a minority stake as the world's top asset manager strengthens its…

Why Facebook’s new dating app could easily destroy…

The future of online dating giants Tinder, OKCupid and Match is suddenly hanging in the balance after Facebook announced it would be entering the online dating market. Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg made the announcement on Wednesday morning…

Swiss bank Julius Baer says Europe matches Asia…

Swiss private bank Julius Baer <BAER.S> plans to expand its footprint in Europe where it says it is attracting as much new business as in high-growth Asia. The head of Baer’s European business, Yves Robert-Charrue,…

Audi CEO named as suspect in German emissions…

German prosecutors on Monday widened an emissions cheating probe into Volkswagen’s luxury carmaker Audi to include the brand’s Chief Executive Rupert Stadler among the suspects accused of fraud and false advertising. Almost three years after…