Trading Insights from Stuart McPhee
July 10, 2015

Australian Mortgage Approvals Drop by Most Since 2009

Australian home-loan approvals fell in May by the most in more than five years as the country’s banks tighten lending criteria. The number of mortgages approved […]
July 9, 2015

AUD/USD up to 0.7460 as Unemployment Rate Rises to 6%

Australia’s unemployment rate has risen slightly in June, albeit it from a downwardly revised May figure, as the number of new jobs in the economy increased […]
July 7, 2015

RBA Keeps Official Cash Rate at Record Low 2%

The Reserve Bank of Australia has kept the official cash rate on hold at two per cent.  The central bank made its last cut in May […]
July 6, 2015

TD Securities-Melbourne Institute: Australian Inflation Rises 1.5%

Inflation in Australia remains well below the Reserve Bank’s target but interest rates are not expected to be cut this week.  Inflation was 1.5 per cent […]