Over two centuries, capitalist ethos has swung from profit-taking for the few, to a distribution of wealth to the many, and back again. Is the pendulum poised to swing once more?
Australian companies have been employing many and varied takeover defences this year, including some that defy convention.
Inequality is being driven by a focus on maximising shareholder value to the exclusion of other stakeholders.
Businesses who pay dividends to shareholders with tax credits attached pay more tax, new research finds.
The CBA's response to AUSTRAC's claims means shareholders will be assisted in part of their class action claims, but a lot still needs to be proved.
Investors in Snapchat's upcoming initial public offering could find themselves without voting power. Research shows these kind of share structures end badly.
The retail giant's attempt to head off Aldi's growing market share is causing more headaches for shareholders.
The market reaction to the VW emissions scandal is just like that of a jilted lover.