Private markets mega-firms sign up to climate framework
Five private markets giants have created the One Planet Private Equity Funds group...
Performance keeps Australia in alternatives game
Despite its comparative market size, Australia has consistently delivered good performance.
DC pensions: Can private equity remain ‘private’?
PE is at a crossroads as it hopes to maintain secrecy while gaining exposure to retail investors.
Innovative businesses benefit from greater certainty on future of R&D tax incentive
The government has announced it's abandoning reforms to the R&D tax incentive.
Australian Cyber Week 2020
Registration is now open for Australian Cyber Week 2020 events.
Federal Budget 2020-21: Statement from the Australian Investment Council
The Federal Budget highlights the important role of business investment in economic recovery.
Women in Private Capital Report – a compelling case for diversity
The Council has released its comprehensive report on diversity and inclusion within private capital.
Going narrow and deep on manufacturing will give Australia a competitive edge
The Australian Investment Council welcomes the Prime Minister’s pre-budget announcement today.
New Guidance on Subscription Lines of Credit Explained
Alicia Gregory and Suzanne Tavill provided insights into guidance on subscription lines of credit.
Political Insights Series | Manufacturing set for a revival
Steve Lewis from Newgate Australia shares his insights on the revival of manufacturing in Australia.
Investors and Exits
Insights on how Champions of Change are raising capital and selling assets while working remotely.
Supporting an Innovation Nation
Australia is at an important crossroads when it comes to our status as an innovation nation.
Current and emerging tax issues in the new 'normal'
Whilst private equity sponsors attention was focussed on their existing portfolio assets...
Managing the portfolio
Our Champions of Change share insights on how they have managed their portfolio companies.
COVID-19 and changing work practices
COVID-19 has forced a mass and rapid adoption of remote working practices...
New Business and Talent Taskforce will help capitalise on Australia’s ‘first mover’ advantages
The Council supports the new whole-of-government Global Business and Talent Attraction Taskforce.
Senate Select Committee Inquiry on Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology Interim Report
The Council welcomes the recommendations in the Senate Select Committee’s interim report...
Australia’s dive into recession means we must roll-out a new growth plan for the next decade
Latest economic data confirming that Australia is now officially in a COVID-19 induced recession...
Australian PE and VC: 'A Portfolio Vaccine Amid Early Days of the Global Pandemic'
The Australian PE and VC industry remains significant, with $30 billion of capital raised to date.
Why private capital owned companies have an advantage even in times of crisis
Crises like COVID-19 bring with them uncertainty from which new behaviours will emerge.
Government releases 2020 Cyber Security Strategy
The Morrison government has released its 2020 Cyber Security Strategy.