Category: Business

Thousands of Morrisons staff should ‘seek compensation for upset and distress’ after their personal details were posted online

THOUSANDS of Morrisons staff should be compensated for the “upset” caused by their personal details being posted on the internet, the High Court has heard. Lawyers say the case, the first mass data leak action of its kind in the UK, has potential implications for every individual and business. Morrisons […]

Mum-of-two’s quest to spend more time with kids is now a £55k flower business – and she started it with just £1,300

HAVING children often means putting your career on hold – but that’s exactly what prompted mum-of-two Tracy Anne White to launch her own online flower shop and now business is booming.   The 35-year-old Londoner quit a lucrative career shortly after giving birth to her second daughter Lara to launch […]

Can Australia’s superannuation trustees be trusted with our $2.6 trillion in retirement funds?

Former High Court judge Kenneth Hayne is leading the Royal Commission into banking. Picture: AAP

AUSTRALIA’S $2.6 trillion superannuation industry is operating in darkness with no dedicated regulator watching the trustees running the funds, a royal commission has heard. The financial services royal commission’s investigation into the superannuation industry wants to know: “What happens when we leave these trustees alone in the dark with our […]