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Competition watchdog puts partnership on notice.
Software, telco companies among strongest contributors to tax base.
Not-for-profit tax advisory claims Tax Office's 'fingers are in its ears'.
Adobe to shut down Chinese R&D 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Watchers blame increasingly hostile business environment.
 
European banks put cyber crime under the lens 
Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pin hopes on improved cooperation with law enforcement.
 
PayPal takes second cautious step towards Bitcoin 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not yet ready for full support.
 
Competition review joins chorus against 'Australia tax' 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Backs circumvention techniques.
 
Ezidebit acquired for $305 million 
By Penny Wolf | Sep 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Payments giant buys foothold in APAC market.
 
Tech giants' tax structures threatened by new rules 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
OECD releases international taxation draft.
 
Photos: Westpac launches Sydney innovation hub 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australia's oldest bank turns Kogarah into its invention epicentre.
 
Google commences ‘right to be forgotten’ Euro tour 
Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Google-appointed panel to debate privacy rights.
 
EU Google antitrust case goes another round 
Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Competition regulator seeks further concessions.
 
Barclays Bank to adopt vein-scanner authentication 
By Steve Slater | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
To stem the tide of bank fraud.
 
Hockey calls on Tax Office to target ‘Australia Tax’  
By Paris Cowan | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
To ensure location-based profits stay on shore.
 
Rogue trading bot suspected cause of Bitcoin slump 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Trades skyrocket over the weekend.
 
JPMorgan pulls in the FBI to investigate cyber attacks 
Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Other banks reportedly hit.
 
LendingClub files for IPO 
Aug 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
World's largest online P2P lender cashes up to disrupt.
 
Finance, retail giants set up payments working group 
By Andrew Colley | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dominant players in Australia seek cooperation.
 
BugHerd splits into three with investment 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
$1m funding to develop agency play.
 
UPS reveals data breach across 51 US stores 
Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
User details compromised.
 
St George, Westpac to use fingerprint login for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will utilise biometric scanner on iPhone, Galaxy smartphones.
 
Google Australia MD rules out local Wallet 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
MD says there are bigger problems to solve.
 
ATO releases long-awaited Bitcoin guidance 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Everyday investors escape the tax man.
 
Infor has Salesforce in its sights with latest acquisition 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Saleslogix purchase rounds out CRM footprint.
 
MYOB to buy HR provider PayGlobal 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ends years of circling.
 
DiData eyes Oakton in landmark deal 
By Steven Kiernan, William Maher | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Transaction valued at $171 million.
 
Silicon Valley investor completes acquisition of Arcserve  
By Penny Wolf | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Deal closes, data management company celebrates independence.
 
Microsoft ordered to provide foreign customer information 
Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Throws EU privacy laws to the wind.
 
Westpac appoints ex-CBA exec as new CIO 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Curran to take control of core banking overhaul.
 
BlackBerry to acquire German firm Secusmart 
Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Improves security credentials with deal.
 
SA Govt 'disappointed' with revenue system overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Treasury to finish RISTEC project without Fujitsu.
 
Ex-Oracle worker wins higher damages in sexual harassment case 
 
Govt inquiry backs mandatory data breach notifications 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes for tech-neutral laws, supports updated cyber security strategy.
 
Finns to broadcast Bitcoin data over TV network 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks to thwart crypto currency hackers.
 
EU banks warned off Bitcoin by watchdog 
Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Advised to wait for regulation.
 
Single bidder wins Silk Road Bitcoin booty 
Jul 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Takes home $18.8m in virtual currency.
 
ATO delays Bitcoin ruling 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes decision back again.
 
HP, shareholders agree to settle lawsuit 
Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claimants will pursue ex-CEO Lynch.
 
Australians warm to mobile banking, commerce 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
But PCs remain dominant device for transactions.
 
St George suffers online, mobile banking outage 
 
Leaked trade deal could threaten data sovereignty  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Radical deregulation of financial markets proposed.
 
NSW spends big on IT in pre-election budget 
 
EU to investigate Apple's Irish tax breaks 
Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commission investigating tax deals.
 
EU investigates Apple tax rulings 
Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Complicated tax structures targeted.
 
Govt advisors recommend crowdfunding regulation 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Injecting confidence into the start-up scene.
 
Citi chases high-flying customers with global banking platform 
 
BOQ CIO looks to slash IT costs 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Seeks more value from fewer technology partners.
 
Criminals merge Zeus, Carberp code for more sinister trojan 
By Danielle Walker | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian financial services industry targeted.
 
Can Michael Harte be Barclays' superhero? 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
CommBank CIO says goodbye to Sydney.
 
RBA warns of Bitcoin threat to monetary policy 
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