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|As financial markets expected, the Federal Reserve did nothing at its March 17 meeting, with the central bank providing an outlook that was exactly as expected.|
|Australia's economic recovery has been quicker and stronger than expected, according to Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) governor Philip Lowe.|
|It's beginning to look like the BOJ's target rate that has been frozen at minus 0.1% over the past five years will be moved deeper into negative soon.|
|It's not what the European Central Bank did at its March meeting that's sent the Euro Stoxx-50 index skyward, but all the talk around its pandemic emergency purchase programme.|
|Australia is once again being infected - infected with optimism, that is.|
|Reserve Bank of Australia governor Phillip Lowe has expressed his concerns over the slow uptake of business investment in Australia, which he said is slowing economic recovery.|
|With world economic growth now expected to be stronger, Australia can grow even stronger.|
|The global economy is past its worst which is good news for oil, with prices soaring to 14-month highs.|
|Another budget, another increase in government spending. UK Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced a further £65 billion over this year and next to support the economy, making its budget deficit the highest it's been since WWII.|
|Attendees of the Financial Standard Chief Economist Forum in Sydney have been reassured that Australia's economic recovery has not just been good - it's been very good.|
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After four months of due diligence, the two super funds have confirmed they will merge before the end of the year.
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The $179 billion sovereign wealth fund has promoted internally to appoint a deputy chief investment officer for portfolio strategy.
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The alarming rate that financial advice is increasingly becoming unaffordable for everyday Australians further cements the position of the rich and powerful, an inquiry heard this morning.
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The Sydney multi-boutique has appointed a Queensland-based distribution director, hiring from GSFM.
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