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Oil's gift to central bankers
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 7 NOV 2017
... fundamentals are strengthening given the rising growth momentum in the global economy. The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) lifting of its world economic forecasts to 3.6% (from 3.5%) on 2017 and 3.7% (from 3.6%) in 2018 bear this out. This is also ...
Enter the dragon
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 23 OCT 2017
... Li likes, and then some given there's only one more quarter to go. One that's not lost on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which lifted China's 2017 GDP growth projection to 6.8% in its October World Economic Outlook report - up from 6.6% it forecast ...
Japanese sun rises
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 17 OCT 2017
... The improved outlook on the Japanese economy and company earnings. In its World Economic Outlook report for October, the IMF upgraded its GDP growth forecasts to 1.5% in 2017 and 0.7% in 2018, up by 0.3 percentage points and 0.1 percentage points, respectively ...
ECB exit: 2018 or 2021?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 OCT 2017
... August); manufacturing (58.1 from 57.4); services (55.8 from 54.7) - and more recently, the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) sharp upgrade to Eurozone GDP growth. In its October 2017 World Economic Outlook (WEO) report, the IMF lifted its GDP forecasts ...
Proceedings filed against CBA in Federal Court
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 9 OCT 2017
... filed in the Federal Court, marking the beginning of one of the largest shareholder class actions in Australian history. IMF Bentham said the proceedings were filed on an open class basis, with Maurice Blackburn conducting the class action in Melbourne. ...
APRA names heavyweight panel to investigate CBA
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 8 SEP 2017
... panel comes on the heels of potential shareholder class action launched by lawyers Maurice Blackburn with litigation funder IMF Bentham bank last week. CBA is also fighting a Federal Court action launched by AUSTRAC which accuses the bank of breaking ...
CBA class action moves forward
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 5 SEP 2017
IMF Bentham today announced it will formally fund an open class action against the Commonwealth Bank relating to alleged breaches of anti-money laundering and counter terrorism financing laws. The class action will consist of shareholders who purchased ...
APRA launches inquiry into CBA
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  MONDAY, 28 AUG 2017
... announcement comes on the heels of potential shareholder class action launched by lawyers Maurice Blackburn with litigation funder IMF Bentham bank last week. Maurice Blackburn national head of class actions Andrew Watson alleged CBA shareholders suffered ...
CBA faces shareholder class action
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 23 AUG 2017
... history, according to Maurice Blackburn Lawyers. In a statement, Maurice Blackburn said it was partnering with litigation funder IMF Bentham to open registrations for CBA shareholders who purchased ordinary shares between 17 August 2015 and 3 August ...
The problem with currency extrapolation
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUL 2017
... suggest that the government's 2017 growth target of 6.5% is safely within reach and perhaps outdone, if the OECD and the IMF's revised 2017 forecasts of 6.6% and 6.7%, respectively, comes to fruition. This is good news for Australia. Good news that would ...
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