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May 27, 2015

RBA: Australian Housing Risk has Increased

The Reserve Bank warns lending controls on banks to reduce the heat in Australia’s property market could just drive buyers elsewhere for their loans.  Risky lending […]
May 27, 2015

Australian Economy Gaining Momentum

The Australian economy is gaining some momentum but growth remains sluggish. The latest Westpac/Melbourne Institute Leading Index, which indicates the likely pace of economic activity three […]
May 25, 2015

Australian Small Business Confidence Fell in April

It looks like small business got a shot in the arm from the federal budget just in time, with confidence in the sector at its lowest […]
May 20, 2015

Australian Consumer Confidence Jumps on Budget and Rate Cut

The most widely-watched consumer sentiment survey has jumped 6.4 per cent in May following an interest rate cut and the federal budget.  The Westpac-Melbourne Institute index […]