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Chief economist update: Second waving, not drowning
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2020
While we, Australians all, remain glued tracking the mounting cases of infection in Victoria - one that has prompted the New South Wales government to close its borders with its neighbour south of the Murray River for the first time since the Spanish ...
Chief economist update: Victoria's secret
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 6 JUL 2020
In Fist of Fury , it is a sign stating "No dogs or Chinese" that draws the ire of the legendary Bruce Lee. But Australians are not seeing Victorians punching, kicking and screaming when the nation's five states and two territories put up the "No ...
Chief economist update: Still the best and better than all the rest
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 25 JUN 2020
... - but is miniscule when compared with the US - 2,463,166 total cases; 38,998 new cases; and 124,279 total deaths - or Brazil - 1,192,474; 38,998; 53,874 - or Russia - 606,881; 40,995; 8,514. Some would claim that this is because Australia has a smaller ...
EM winners, losers emerge in COVID-19 struggle
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 19 JUN 2020
... which EM countries are rising to the challenge, and which are not," Cirami said. "For example, the bungled responses of Brazil and Ecuador have damaged their leadership role in the eyes of EM investors, while countries like Vietnam, South Korea and Thailand ...
Hedge funds in the green in May
ALLY SELBY  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN 2020
... month. Fixed income and credit strategies posted average gains of 3.28% in May; however are still down -6.16% year-to-date. Brazil-focused strategies staged a recovery during the month, returning 6.14% in May. These funds are still deeply in the red ...
Emerging markets weather varied COVID-19 storms
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 7 MAY 2020
... said. "Countries already on a tenuous economic footing are most vulnerable to the threats posed by COVID-19," they said. "Brazil had been emerging from recession when confronted by this crisis. With demand for its commodities exports - chief among them ...
University of Sydney scores win at CFA competition
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 24 APR 2020
... champions were announced for the challenge, including Seton Hall University (United States), Universidade de Sao Paulo (Brazil), BI Norwegian Business School (Norway) and University of Lausanne (Switzerland).
A decade in the dust
ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 16 APR 2020
... greatest returns, in the 90s it was the US via the tech bubble, and in the 2000s it was China and Emerging Markets such as Brazil. "The 10's were again dominated by the US, as above. The 20's will see the emergence of a new regime." A "regime" ...
The catalysts for a rebound
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 7 APR 2020
... infrastructure combined with economic relief," it said. Cirami added that the investment manager has seen some assets in Brazil and Mexico continue to underperform due to their weak COVID-19 policy responses. "In addition to South Africa, assets in Turkey ...
Chief economist update: Cash splash
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 20 MAR 2020
... BOJ was back in the market today with unscheduled bond purchases and bought a record amount of ETFs ... Central banks in Brazil, Taiwan, Indonesia, the Philippines in South Africa all cut rates." And at home: "RBA cut cash rate by 25 bp to 0.25% and ...
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