|Queen Elizabeth has all but given her imprimatur on Brexit but with only a few weeks to go before the October 31 deadline, it remains a tall ask. The uncertainty however, has been a good thing for one particular currency.|
|If it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, is it a duck? It is not, according to the US Federal Reserve.|
|As the clamour among central banks for fiscal policy aid continues to grow, Japan does the opposite.|
|The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment survey delivers a grim warning to us, Australians all. Instead of lifting confidence, the RBA's relatively aggressive rate cuts appear to have done the opposite.|
|The general economic and business uncertainty spawned by the United States and China is taking the whole world down with them.|
|With its AAA-rating and interest rates at record lows, the government needs to heed its own advice to businesses and consumers.|
|Bad news is good news, or is it? While still in expansion territory, last night's ISM non-manufacturing survey report indicates the US services sector's rate of expansion is slowing ... fast.|
|All roads lead to a US recession. Australia dodged those of 2001 and 2008 - will it be third time lucky?|
|Will the RBA's recent cut (and further rate reductions to zero or negative even) be sufficient to re-start the Australian economy?|
|With his term expiring at the end of the month, ECB president Mario Draghi is running out of time to see the fruits of his new stimulative policies.|
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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