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BANK CODE REVIEW SUPPORTS ASBFEO RECOMMENDATIONS

Monday, 20th Feb 2017

An independent review of the banking code of conduct has reinforced the findings of Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell’s recent bank inquiry report, which highlighted the need for a code with ‘teeth’, i

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THE DAILY TELEGRAPH: BANKING ON SMALL BUSINESS GETTING A FAIR GO

Thursday, 16th Feb 2017

By Kate Carnell

What if I told you it was possible for a bank to default on a small business loan, even though the borrower has an impeccable loan history and has made each and every payment like clockwork?

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PARLIAMENT RESPONDS TO ASBFEO CALL FOR SMALL BUSINESS FOCUS

Thursday, 16th Feb 2017

Ensuring small businesses have access to justice, particularly in cases where there's an imbalance of bargaining power, is one of the key principles outlined in the ASBFEO’s small business reform agenda, released just last week.

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LESS TALK, MORE SMALL BUSINESS ACTION IN 2017

Monday, 13th Feb 2017

2017 is expected to be a year of deliverables for small business and it is important that governments do not lose sight of the sector’s priorities, which would risk undermining future economic growth and prosperity, according to Australian Small B

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SKY NEWS THE LATEST – INTERVIEW WITH LAURA JAYES

Sunday, 12th Feb 2017

E&EO…

Subjects: ASBFEO 2017 Advocacy Agenda, ASBFEO small business loans inquiry, government procurement, energy security. 

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BANKS’ RESPONSE TO UNFAIR CONTRACT LAWS NOT GOOD ENOUGH

Thursday, 9th Feb 2017

Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell today met with House of Representatives Economics Committee chair David Coleman MP, to discuss in detail the findings of the ASBFEO’s Small Business Bank Loans Inquiry

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2CC – INTERVIEW WITH TIM SHAW

Thursday, 9th Feb 2017

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Subjects: Parliamentary Question Time, ASBFEO Small Business Loans Inquiry, government procurement opportunities, ACT convention centre

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ABC BRISBANE MORNINGS – INTERVIEW WITH STEVE AUSTIN

Thursday, 9th Feb 2017

E&EO…

Subject: ASBFEO Small Business Loans Inquiry.

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