The rise of big pub companies has led to focus on profits and share prices.
Less secure jobs are just one aspect of the rise of finance capital. It's a driver of increasingly uneven income distributions and corporate priorities that are now putting our future at risk.
A number of factors have contributed to the horrible stories coming out of the Royal Commission, including market instability and the financialisation of farming.
The introduction of Bitcoin futures contracts will remove a lot of the financial risk associated with the cryptocurrency.
The debate about white monopoly capital in post-apartheid South Africa is good for the country's politics but it tends to come with bad sociology.
The finance sector is coming back strong after the GFC. This time, we need to make sure it is a force for good.