|The highly anticipated US-China 'phase one' trade agreement has finally come to pass - signed, sealed and delivered yesterday. Now, my money is on China trying its best to comply - without losing face, of course.|
|The prospect of slower economic growth and increased government spending spells bye, bye surplus.|
|A look at Japan's latest indicators show numerous conflicting signals.|
|Given still depressed consumer confidence, Australians are more likely to exploit the RBA's lower interest rates, the Morrison government's increased spending and the wealth effect from rising property and stock market prices to save or reduce their ...|
|The strength (or otherwise) of the UK economy relative to the European Union will partially dictate the outcome of the Brexit negotiations over the next 12 months.|
|The global economy is toeing a fine line between economic growth and recession, with a number of threats poised to disrupt the already tepid global rally.|
|The balance of probabilities points to continued oil price gains in 2020.|
|What's a central bank to do if after so many years of policy accommodation it still couldn't hit its target? Move the goalpost, of course.|
|PIMCO is forecasting a slowdown in China's GDP growth in 2020 as tensions between the Asian nation and the United States continue into the New Year.|
Australia's largest superannuation funds and wealth companies have largely cut back on their advertising spends over the past five years, documents from the Standing Committee on Economics show.
The former head of advice of the $57 billion superannuation fund has launched a new advisory aimed at working with super funds and dealer groups to develop better models of delivering advice.
For the first time, climate crisis and environmental degradation have taken out the top five spots in a list ranking the risks most likely to impact the world over the coming decade.
Powerwrap has signed an agreement in what could be its second-biggest client after Escala Partners and a new line of business for the platform.
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