Investing: apartment v house

Should you buy an investment house or an apartment? IT IS the age old question — what is better to invest in, an apartment or a house? The answer may not be as simple as…

Queensland homes short-listed for Houses Awards

An emphasis on place and space making has impressed judges of this year’s Houses Awards. A RETREAT near Warwick, a re-imagined inner city terrace house, and a backyard bunkie in the suburbs, are in the…

Outreach raises $114 million to automate repetitive sales…

Outreach, a six-year-old Seattle, Washington-based software startup developing a semiautomated sales engagement platform, today announced that it’s raised $114 million in a series E funding round led by private investment manager Lone Pine Capital, with…

Unhappy with your tax return? How to prepare…

Tax season has come and gone — at least for the more than 103 million filers who submitted their returns before April 15. This spring marked the first time taxpayers and their accountants submitted tax…

Article 13 gets final approval from EU Council

The EU Council voted to adopt the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market today (April 15), with 19 member states voting yes, six against and three abstaining. This latest development marks the final…