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Recovery set to slow: OECD

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 16 SEP 2021
... will suddenly reconsider a broad-carbon tax," he said. The survey also called for a review of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) as it has not met inflation targets, which Frydenberg acknowledged and said he would consider. "The key criticism appears ...

Economic recap: Week to September 10

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 13 SEP 2021
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is concerned but not alarmed at the growing cases of Delta variant infections that's wreaking havoc on the lives and livelihood in Australia's two biggest states - New South Wales (NSW) and Victoria (VIC). ...

ASX posts mixed results

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  THURSDAY, 19 AUG 2021
... listings and issuer services. ASX chief executive Dominic Stevens put the decrease in profit down to Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) policy. "Strong listings and equity market activity, due in part to an ongoing surge in retail trading, were tempered ...

Economic recap: Week to August 13

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 16 AUG 2021
... lockdown in Victoria's (VIC) is expected to be extended anew. Private sector economists and the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) have already penciled in a contraction in Australian third quarter GDP even before the restrictions were extended and ...

Economic recap: Week to August 6

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 9 AUG 2021
At the conclusion of its August board meeting, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) announced its decision to: maintain the cash rate target at 10 basis points and the interest rate on Exchange Settlement balances of 0% maintain the target of 10 basis ...

Economic recap: Week to July 30

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 2 AUG 2021
... spiked to 3.8% in June from 1.1% in the March quarter. That's above the upper limit of the Reserve Bank of Australia's (RBA) 2%-3% target band. This was the fastest rate of increase in overall consumer prices since the 5.0% year-on-year jump ...

Economic recap: Week to July 23

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 26 JUL 2021
... by the Delta outbreak rendered the minutes of the RBA's July meeting outdated. The optimistic narrative painted by the RBA at the meeting led markets to anticipate that it would further QE at its November policy review. Not anymore. Offshore, the ...

SMSFA adds to board

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 JUL 2021
... panel set up by Allianz Retire+. Ralston is also a non-executive director at Kaplan Australia, SuperEd and a member of the RBA payments system board. "Deborah proved an invaluable Board member during her last stint, playing an important role in the public ...

Looking beyond high-dividend stocks

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 21 JUL 2021
... the past," he said. Cappetta said bank dividends are returning but not at the pace investors would expect. "Government and RBA support has meant that earnings and debt provisions have not been as bad as expected, but new lockdowns are cause for concern," ...

VanEck launches active ETF with Sydney boutique

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 12 JUL 2021
... subordinated debt securities. Bentham Asset Management will be the portfolio manager. The ETF targets after-fees returns of 3% over RBA cash rate over the long term, with monthly dividends. VanEck said it is the only global capital securities exchange ...
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