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Currency trend is not our friend

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 11 SEP 2017
... to US$0.70 - out comes "extrapolations" of a higher $A/US exchange rate this time. According to the Australian Financial Review, "Analysts at Commonwealth Bank recently suggested that a continued slide in the greenback could see the Aussie dollar push ...

The problem with currency extrapolation

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUL 2017
... currency turned net short for the first time since January this year." Four days later (2 June), the Australian Financial Review's Jens Meyer asked, "How much will the Aussie dollar yield to rates?" According to Meyer, "Australia's shrinking yield advantage ...

Just what the doctor ordered

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 2 JUN 2017
... printed that "Positioning in currency turned net short for the first time since January this year". The Australian Financial Review's Jens Meyer asked, "How much will the Aussie dollar yield to rates?" According to Meyer, "Australia's shrinking yield ...

Budget Eve

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 8 MAY 2017
... approximately 7.30pm (AEST) on Tuesday 9 May 2017. Some Budget measures have already been leaked - the Australian Financial Review (AFR) provides a succinct list in its article headlined " Budget 2017: What we know so far " others we'll just have to ...

Fearless forecasting

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 4 MAY 2017
... enough. The Fed's optimistic and at the same time prudent in its forecasts. Not so for Macquarie, The Australian Financial Review' headline, dated 1 May 2017, says it all: "Macquarie tips ASX to hit 10,000 in 10 years"... "and to 20,000 by 2040." Wow. ...

Hunter Hall LIC chair ousted

ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 7 APR 2017
... appoint three independent directors: lawyer Kym Evans, Affinity Capital founder Emma Davidson and former Australian Financial Review editor Glenn Burge. Wilson said the new board would ensure HHV shareholders were "provided with the choice between realising ...

Financial Standard wins prestigious award

DARREN SNYDER  |  THURSDAY, 6 APR 2017
... finalists. Other finalists in the category included Kanga News deputy editor Helen Craig, and The Australian Financial Review (AFR) reporter Peter Ker. The overall winner was a joint submission from AFR reporters Michael Smith, Angus Grigg and Lisa Murray ...

Wilson lodges to scrap Hunter Hall LIC board

ALEX BURKE  |  FRIDAY, 3 FEB 2017
... proposed directors are corporate lawyer Kym Evans, Affinity Capital founder Emma Davidson and former Australian Financial Review editor Glenn Burge. In a statement to WAM shareholders, Wilson said the proposed directors would assist in ensuring HHV shareholders ...

A-dollar rising

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 16 JAN 2017
... A$ fetched US$0.7353. It calculated that the A$ should be exchanging at US$0.8696 to be fair. The Australian Financial Review (AFR) agrees that it is cheap but disagrees that it would reach US$0.80: "Why the 'cheap' Aussie is unlikely to rise to US80". ...

The year that was and the year that will be

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 19 DEC 2016
... and currency - into a tailspin. It wasn't a happy New Year welcome to 2016. It was spooky - as the Australian Financial Review headlined on the 8 January, "George Soros see echoes of 2008 crisis". The quote: "When I look at the financial markets there ...