Pigs at the Trough: Lessons from Australia's Decade of by Adam Schwab

By Adam Schwab

The prior decade has noticeable a interval of remarkable development in govt remuneration. yet whereas CEO pay exploded, shareholders seemed on helplessly as a few of Australia's best-known businesses self-destructed. whilst the autumn ultimately got here, executives have been good secure. Shareholders and collectors weren't so fortunate.

From Telstra's enriching of Sol Trujillo to the toppling of Eddy Groves's ABC studying Centres and the untold bills of the billions misplaced by way of the collapsed Babcock & Brown, Allco Finance crew and MFS, Pigs on the Trough tells the tale of ways a new release of executives, lower than the supervision of recognized and revered non-executive administrators, driven all of the barriers and infrequently sailed correct over them ... and obtained away with it.

A pacey, irreverent learn yet with a devastatingly severe message, Pigs on the Trough supplies traders precious insights into easy methods to spot the telltale symptoms of drawing close company cave in, and the way to prevent being one other victim.

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