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|With the outlook for oil remaining fluid and uncertain, OPEC has decided production will increase from July.|
|Is Australia back on top? March quarter ABS data suggests so, with annual GDP growth now well above that of the US, UK, Japan and Eurozone.|
|Just as expected, the Reserve Bank of Australia kept rates unchanged at its meeting yesterday. But next month is shaping up to be a whole different affair.|
|The OECD predicts global GDP to grow by 5.8% this year and by 4.4% in 2022, but there are a lot of frictions to be navigated, it warns.|
|The country hasn't fully opened yet but easing restrictions, an increased rate of vaccinations and stronger consumer and business spending have combined to speed up the UK's recovery.|
|But Australia is now in a better place compared with the lockdowns of days past.|
|If the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's growth and inflation assumptions and forecasts turn out correct, expect the official cash rate to double in the next year or so.|
|While China continues to ramp up its attempts to bring Australia to heel through rhetoric, threats and measures limiting/banning imports of Australian products, China remains our top export market.|
|No ifs, ands or buts about it - Australia's economic revival has come and will be strengthened by additional spending and continued monetary policy accommodation by the Reserve Bank of Australia.|
|Latest statistics from Markit Economics shows the global recovery is heating up. However, so is inflation. But are these merely transient pressures, or a sign of things to come?|
The former managing director of business development at QIC is taking on a new role with private markets investment firm Northleaf Capital Partners.
According to new analysis, stock picks which became popular on Facebook, Reddit and Twitter were almost guaranteed to see investors lose money.
Contango Asset Management is expanding its distribution capabilities in appointing a new lead and head of retail.
Evalesco Financial Services recently finalised the acquisition of former Association of Financial Advisers national president Marc Bineham's advice firm.
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