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July 24, 2015

RBA Might Be Finally Leaving the Australian Dollar Alone

The Reserve Bank of Australia finally appears happy with the level of the Australian dollar, as governor Glenn Stevens’s main concern has now switched to long-term […]
July 16, 2015

AUD/USD Drops to Six Year Low Near 0.7350 after Yellen Comments

The Australian dollar took another hefty hit overnight, falling to a fresh six-year low as Fed chair Janet Yellen signalled the US central bank could lift […]
July 16, 2015

RBA Puts Focus on Negative Gearing

The growing push to abolish or scale back negative gearing received a big boost when the Reserve Bank of Australia called on the government to review […]
July 15, 2015

Matters Elsewhere Impacting on Australian Consumer Confidence

Consumers have been spooked by global financial turmoil, and business managers could soon also get the shakes.  Consumer confidence sagged in July to its lowest point […]