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Chief economist update: Policy normalisation interrupted
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 22 JAN 2019
What a world of difference a year makes! The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has just released its World Economic Outlook Update, the heading: A Weakening Global Expansion. Says it all, really...and for a synopsis: "The global expansion has weakened. ...
Chief economist update: A prelude to a rate cut?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 7 DEC 2018
... upped the ante on the US-China trade battle and adds to the list of challenges the world faces. One that's voiced out by IMF managing director Christine Lagarde: "There is that concern about trade...rhetoric and tariffs ... the "uncertainty over ...
Super funds react to market sell off
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 29 OCT 2018
... moment. The reality is, these periods of volatility naturally occur in equity markets from time to time - according to the IMF, there were around 10-11 market crises every year between 1970 and 2011 alone." "However equities continue to deliver long-term ...
Chief economist update: Wall Street has fallen, prepare to be greedy
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 11 OCT 2018
... prompts Wall Street stock plunge - Aljazeera.com Wall Street plunges on rising rates - The Australian Wall Street sinks on IMF's trade war concerns... - ABC News 'The Fed has gone crazy': Trump points finger for Wall Street tumble - The Sydney ...
Chief economist update: A new currency is born
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 21 AUG 2018
... jump in prices look very tame. Still, both inflation rates are nothing compared with the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) forecast that inflation could reach 1 million percent this year. The erosion of consumer purchasing power has largely contributed ...
IMF Bentham eyes potential Facebook, Cambridge Analytica goldmine
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 JUL 2018
IMF Bentham will potentially fund a class action against Facebook, having already invested in a complaint against the social media giant in response to the now-infamous Cambridge Analytica scandal. IMF Bentham is funding a new representative complaint ...
Chief economist update: "Quitaly"
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 30 MAY 2018
... as Factset put it succinctly: "Italian president Matterella rejected populist finance minister choice and called on former IMF official Cottarelli to lead a technocrat government. However, unlikely to win vote of confidence, setting stage for snap election ...
AMP hit with another proposed class action
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 15 MAY 2018
... McDonald and Quinn Emanuel Urquhart and Sullivan. The former filed proceedings against AMP in the Federal Court. Backed by IMF Bentham, it is representing those who purchased shares between 6 May 2013 and 13 April 2018. The latter filed in the NSW Supreme ...
AMP to fight class actions, prioritise performance
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 10 MAY 2018
... days after three directors stepped down amid shareholder discontent. Backed unconditionally by global litigation funders IMF Bentham, Phi Finney McDonald has filed proceedings against AMP in the Federal Court. The firm is representing shareholders who ...
AMP becomes class action target
DARREN SNYDER  |  MONDAY, 30 APR 2018
IMF Bentham is the latest firm to finance proposed class action proceedings against AMP in light of evidence at the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry. The litigation funding group said it ...
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