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Chief economist update: Eurozone contraction heads from mild to severe
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 28 MAY 2020
... well and good, every little bit helps. However, fiscally responsible members -- Austria, Denmark, the Netherlands and Sweden - are against the idea of paying for the debts of their more profligate neighbours. Moreover, just as the Ricardian equivalence ...
Chief economist update: Will emerging markets be first to emerge?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 7 MAY 2020
... affiliations, responses by governments - rich and poor - have been the same all over the world (well, almost except notably Sweden), restrictions on social interaction, business lockdowns, and those that could, working from home. Frozen economic activity ...
Australian fund regulation below average: Morningstar
ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2020
... 26 markets, assigning grades of top, above average, average, below average and bottom to each country. The Netherlands, Sweden and UK were the most investor-friendly markets in terms of regulation and taxation. While Belgium, Finland and Norway received ...
COVID-19 will bite into credit ratings
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 27 APR 2020
... Moody's and Fitch Ratings - namely: Australia, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Sweden, and Switzerland. Good call! Latest available information on each country's debt-to-GDP and/or budget-to-GDP ratios shows ...
Equities not that expensive: Hamish Douglass
ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 9 MAR 2020
... slightly less than 1%. "And we have a number of countries around the world, we could think of France and Germany, Japan, Sweden, Switzerland, they have negative interest rates right at the moment." Quoting Warren Buffett, Douglass said the value of assets ...
Chief economist update: COVID-19 solves overtourism in Europe
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 FEB 2020
... acquired), three cases in Spain (three imported), one case in Belgium (imported), one case in Finland (imported), one case in Sweden (imported). Six deaths have been reported in Italy; one death has been reported in France." This doesn't include ...
AustralianSuper, QIC back investment manager
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 6 FEB 2020
... sustainable infrastructure solutions. AustralianSuper and QIC are among new investors, alongside Railways Pension and Sweden's AP2. The actual investments are undisclosed but will see AustralianSuper senior investments director, infrastructure Derek ...
Whitehelm grows social infrastructure assets
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 17 JAN 2020
... of 11 Norwegian preschools, boosting the firm's portfolio to 174 preschools and eight care homes in Norway, Finland and Sweden. Pioneer purchased preschool portfolio from private preschool owner-operator Gnist Barnehager. The deal includes a leaseback ...
Chief economist update: Eurozone negative rates a failure?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 10 DEC 2019
... has been the epicentre of negative rates policy since the European Central Bank took rates below zero in 2015. Denmark, Sweden and Switzerland followed the ECB with negative rates policies to help stem excessive currency appreciation of their own currencies ...
Australia slips in global retirement ranks
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 30 SEP 2019
... future." Iceland came first in the rankings followed by Switzerland, Norway and Ireland with New Zealand in fifth place. Sweden, Denmark, Canada and Luxembourg round out the top 10. The United Kingdom and United States are ranked 17th and 18th in the ...
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