Reading Time: 10 minutes CreditorWatch was recently certified as a Great Place to Work and also made the AFR BOSS Best Places to Work list for 2022. So how did we get there and, more importantly, how to we stay there? CreditorWatch CEO Patrick Coghlan and General Manager of People and Culture, Fiona Crawford, share their insights into what […]
Reading Time: 11 minutes Like the rest of the Australian economy, the construction industry was getting back on its feet after the worst of the pandemic. But the sector has now been hit by a perfect storm of supply chain disruptions, cost blowouts and staff shortages as inflation and interest rates rise. Many of these forces, particularly cost increases, […]
Reading Time: 9 minutes Economy at turning point as positive trends continue; Grim outlook for flood-affected regions In our latest episode, we present the January Business Risk Index results and analysis. CreditorWatch CEO Patrick Coghlan and Chief Economist Anneke Thompson discuss the key insights. Key Business Risk Index insights for April: Trade receivables and credit enquiries continue to trend upwards, […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Would you like to know if your customers have a large debt with the ATO? CreditorWatch is currently the only credit bureau in Australia reporting on this information. The ATO is Australia’s largest creditor responsible for the largest number of company windups in 2019. Historically, businesses would take on debtors with undisclosed tax debts and […]
Reading Time: 13 minutes The Australian economy is rife with uncertainty due largely to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and its multiple variants, such as supply chain disruptions and labour shortages, but also the war in Ukraine, floods on the east coast, rising inflation and the impending Federal Election. In our latest Business Insights episode, CreditorWatch CEO […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Harley Dale, CreditorWatch Chief Economist, comments on today’s ABS Retail Trade stats which saw retail sales jump 7.3 per cent in November 2021, reflecting a record value of sales in Australian history: “Today’s results have produced a spectacular outcome, providing a strong base for the challenges many SMEs are facing in early 2022. “However, November […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes CreditorWatch, AICM and ARITA call upon the Australian government not to extend safe harbour provisions. We released a whitepaper with unique creditor insights, expert commentary and recommendations from Patrick Coghlan, Nick Pilavidis and John Winter.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Not one to shy away from a challenge, our CEO Patrick Coghlan is gearing up for his first Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race onboard the InfoTrack Super Maxi. Find out Patrick's thoughts on this Boxing Day feat in this blog post.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know that over 116,000 people are experiencing homelessness in Australia? 28,191 of these people are in New South Wales. Unfortunately, a severe lack of social and affordable housing, coupled with a wide range of complicated social issues makes homelessness a difficult problem to tackle. Fortunately, there are ways to be a part of […]