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What might trigger a sell-off?

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 21 APR 2015
... the bad" that spooked markets last Friday weren't really well... bad. Impressive is the workings of RBA governor Glenn Stevens' mind - one that he shared to his audience (and the world) last night in his "Address to The American Australian Association ...

Strike three

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 APR 2015
... three for three. Three times that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) wrong-footed market expectations. Governor Glenn Stevens cut interest rates by 25 basis points to a record low 2.25% back in February when markets expected him not to; he kept interest ...

Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAR 2015
... futures contract was down 14 points at 5,945. In local economic news on Friday, the Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens is slated to speak at an American Chamber of Commerce in Australia lunch in Melbourne. No major equities news is expected. ...

Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 13 FEB 2015
... after talks overnight collapsed acrimoniously. In local economic news on Friday, Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens is due to appear before the House of Representatives Economics Committee. In equities news, Newcrest, Sims Metal Management ...

Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  MONDAY, 9 FEB 2015
... cent, a big improvement after a December drop. In local economic news on Monday, Reserve Bank of Australia governor Glenn Stevens is scheduled to give a speech at the RMB Clearing Bank launch ceremony in Sydney. Meanwhile, the ANZ job advertisements ...

Taylor rules the RBA just right

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 3 FEB 2015
Go ahead Glenn, make our day! That's Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Glenn Stevens to us, thank you very much and the day... the day is the Australian central bank's first meeting for 2015. Despite "Roubini Global urges RBA to hold interest ...

Happy Australian dollar Day

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 27 JAN 2015
... US$0.7855 - its lowest level since July 2009 - bringing it closer to the US$0.75 mark that would make RBA Governor Glenn Stevens a happy little vegemite... and us too, of course. It's currently trading at US$0.7921, 16.5% below the 2014 peak of US$0.9482 ...

Australia according to Gov Glenn

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 12 DEC 2014
Thank you Australian Financial Review (AFR) and RBA Governor Glenn Stevens for your early Christmas present - the gift of sharing. In what has now become a "tradition," we learned from the AFR Gov Glenn's thoughts on: The international economy: "The ...

Australia's confidence recession

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 4 DEC 2014
... because of the negative 0.5 percentage point contribution of private investment to overall GDP growth. RBA Governor Glenn Stevens might have to do more to awaken Australian businesses "animal spirits" and make them drink. But households are still spending ...

Quo vadis dollar-A?

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 21 NOV 2014
... While down from US$0.8960 when Adam made February's fearless forecast, it remains above the US$0.85 level Governor A Glenn Stevens reportedly likes and definitely far, far above the US$0.66 Adam predicts it'll "benignly collapse" to at the end of next ...