Swan Chides Pyne, Defends Surplus Target

Laminar Group chief economist Stephen Roberts called on MPs to ditch the “political nonsense” over returning the budget to surplus. Mr Roberts told AAP more spending cuts would put pressure on an already sluggish economy. “Given an outlook of slowing...

Leading Economist Stephen Roberts Joins Laminar

Top economist Stephen Roberts has joined Melbourne-based fixed income brokerage and funds management firm Laminar as the group’s chief economist. Laminar Group executive director Cameron Rae said Mr Roberts would bring a wealth of economic and financial markets...