Banking Bad: Whistleblowers. Corporate cover-ups. One journalist's fight for the truth.
Against all the odds, Australia held a royal commission into the banking and financial services industries. Its revelations rocked the nation. Even defenders of the banks were blindsided.
Few people were more instrumental in bringing about the commission than journalist Adele Ferguson. Through her exposes in print and on television, she...more
If you have a bank account, superannuation or insurance, you should read this book. Unless, of course, you’d rather read the full report of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry. Commissioner Hayne’s Final Report is 1133 pages long, contains 76 recommendations, and a number of referrals of potential misconduct to regulatory authorities for further investigation and action.
In this book, journalist Adele Fer ...more
“When profit is the only motive, all forms of corrupt and immoral behaviour can be rationalised.”
This book provides a thorough analysis of the history of some of the issues that have plagued financial services. Reading it should have every person in financial services re-assessing their views of the decisions of today, so we learn from the mistakes of the past.
"The banks would ...more