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|Just a little more and the spot price of iron ore will be line ball with the all-time high set in February 2011.|
|Wall Street rebounded big time on Friday and, following latest indications, the world's economic recovery is assured.|
|It's bad news day on Wall Street overnight with all four its benchmark equity market indices flashing red. The S&P 500, the DJIA and the Nasdaq dropped by 0.9% each, while the Russell 2000 had a smaller decline of 0.3%.|
|In taking the first step towards normalising monetary policy, the Bank of Canada sends a powerful message that its optimism is more than lip service.|
|At the end of the day, US monetary and fiscal policies will remain not only accommodative but stimulative until they are convinced that recovery has become sustainable.|
|At the current price of US$9,415.00, copper's only 5.9% away from its decade peak; not a tall ask given current strong upward momentum and underlying fundamentals.|
|The Trans-Tasman bubble marks a fresh and significant step into normalising life after the COVID-19 pandemic.|
|Employment increased to 13,077,600 - and now has overtaken its previous peak of 13,008,670 before the pandemic and the social restrictions and lockdowns.|
|If in doubt, remain patient and do nothing. This is the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's philosophy, as demonstrated by its most recent decision on the official cash rate.|
|The Australian recovery will receive extra impetus if the latest confidence surveys are anything to go by.|
Natixis Investment Managers hired an institutional sales director who spent nearly a decade at First Sentier Investors.
The newly merged LGIAsuper and Energy Super have scrapped a weekly administration fee and will retain an annual fee as a result of scale benefits.
Fidelity International launched a climate investing policy with a rating scheme in a bid to halve its carbon emissions by 2030.
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue has recommended that the Australian Tax Office develop a Bill of Rights' for taxpayers.
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