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ASBFEO Newsletter - Supply chain financing, payment times and mental wellbeing following natural disasters

28 February 2020

A focus on payment times led to a number of significant positive developments for small businesses in February. My office released a position paper outlining the key preliminary findings of the Supply Chain Financing Review. One of the major...

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ASBFEO Newsletter - Getting back to business after bushfires

30 January 2020

Many Australian small businesses, particularly those in bushfire-affected areas, have had a tough start to 2020. The devastation has been unprecedented and we know small businesses are hurting. I’ve been directly involved in the roundtable...

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ASBFEO Newsletter - New Insolvency Practices paper, R&D Tax Incentive report and My Business Health portal available online

20 December 2019

The year may be winding down but December has been a huge month for my office, as we gather steam for 2020. Our work on the Insolvency Practices Inquiry continues, with the release of a discussion paper seeking feedback on developing a best practice...

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ASBFEO Newsletter - E-invoicing, the Australian Business Growth Fund and financial planning assistance

29 November 2019

November has featured many positive developments for the small and family business community. The federal government announced it would...

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ASBFEO Newsletter - Insolvency, Supply Chain Financing, Outstanding Western Sydney Women

31 October 2019

October has been a very productive month and my office has been a hive of activity. I launched our Insolvency Practices Inquiry, which will investigate if current insolvency practices achieve the best possible outcome for small and family...

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