Chris Pash

Chris Pash has been a correspondent, bureau chief, editor and news company chief executive.

His book, The Last Whale, is a narrative non-fiction account about those who worked at the last whaling station in Australia and the activists who fought to close it down.

He is a member of the board of directors of the Australian Society of Authors and a former director of the Pacific Area Newspaper Publishers’ Association (PANPA).

What's Happening

The ANZ Bank's bill for the royal commission will be $50 million

An AMP adviser called 'Mr E' gave bad advice and caused a man to lose a big piece of his super

Myer has appointed John King as CEO

How ANZ Bank's count of poor financial advice to customers soared into the thousands

iSelect slashes profit forecast, CEO resigns, and the stock is down more than 50%

Australia's top 3 business books for 2017's revenue jumps, its shares fall

Blue Sky MD Rob Shand quits

Fintech Acorns has just changed its name to Raiz Invest

FINNIES: How a Brisbane-based startup protects global initial coin offerings from hackers

Westpac didn't tell another advisory company it had just hired someone under investigation

The banking industry says the royal commission evidence is 'sobering'

Australian banks and their executives now face long jail terms and huge fines for wrongdoing

Australian recyclable waste is now going to the tip because of an import ban by China

5 amazing jobs available right now in Australia


This is how a nurse and her husband lost their home when they asked Westpac for advice

The Commonwealth Bank put ASIC on an information 'drip feed' about charging fees for no service

Australia's company directors want infrastructure spending ahead of tax reform

The workplace is fundamentally changing -- here are the 10 biggest trends for 2018

BHP has cut its iron ore production forecasts

Australian companies are still slow to embrace social responsibility

Overcharging and fee structures at Australia's biggest bank are in the spotlight at the Royal Commission

The IMF says Australia's economy will grow 3% this year and keep rising

Australian millennials have taken to robo financial advice

A third of corporate Australia is feeling stressed, anxious and depressed

CBA will spin off its giant funds management arm

Village Roadshow slashed its profit guidance and its shares dived

Australian solar energy retailer DC Power just closed the world’s most popular equity crowdfunding offer

Under-fire AMP exec admits to culture problems leading to customers being charged for work that never happened

Here are the Australian tech and finance jobs getting the best pay rises in 2018

The Bank of Queensland is getting out of insurance is now into pet and life insurance

Australians say they are overworked and underpaid

Woolworths just had an Australia-wide IT crash, and it created chaos at checkouts

Here's one of the most horrifying stats we've heard yet in the banking royal commission

Seven West Media shares are tanking

Blue Sky is reviewing how it determines the valuations of its fee-paying assets under management

Fintech OneVue just bought KPMG’s superannuation administration business

The royal commission was told $383 million in compensation has been paid out due to dodgy financial planner advice

Blue Sky has slashed its profit guidance and the stock is tumbling again

Trump's Russia sanctions have reached all the way to an aluminium refinery in Queensland

Optus advertises for an 'Anglo Saxon' retail consultant

Science has decided that the Australian guide of two alcoholic drinks a day is too much

FINNIES: The Australian fintech startups disrupting home loans

This is what happened when Atlassian turned its own performance assessment system on its founders

ASX200 boards are for the first time appointing more women directors than men

Australian venture capital investment hit $130.5 million in the first three months of 2018 is now selling NBN

Australian farmers have started to use blockchain to track produce from paddock to plate