Finance

Cloud services create a challenge for the balance sheet.
Reports revenue drop of four percent.
Biometric security to replace PIN.
Photos: A tour of CommBank's new innovation lab 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Oculus Rift, Kinect and more.
 
Veteran AMP CIO steps down 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
New tech chief named as replacement.
 
Ireland set to close 'Double Irish' tax loophole  
Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Phase out anticipated to help Apple, Google and others adjust.
 
Cuscal to acquire Strategic Payments Services 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims for ten percent of local market.
 
NAB to write off $106m from UBank software 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Focus on NextGen forces impairment charge.
 
BOQ signs with HP for five more years 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Long-running partner wins back IT services business.
 
Twitter sues US Justice for right to disclose surveillance requests 
Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Cites violation of First Amendment rights.
 
HP to split into two public companies 
Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Separates PCs and printers from corporate services, will restructure 5000 jobs.
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
Ireland's Apple tax treatment may breach EU laws 
By Tom Bergin, Julia Fioretti | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Competition watchdog puts partnership on notice.
 
SingTel Optus under spotlight over company tax 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Software, telco companies among strongest contributors to tax base.
 
ATO's Bitcoin ruling is 'out of step with reality' 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not-for-profit tax advisory claims Tax Office's 'fingers are in its ears'.
 
Adobe to shut down Chinese R&D 
Sep 25, 2014 | 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.
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