Monthly Archives: June 2018

Chart of the week: Australia’s economic growth accelerates but watch out for those brakes

7 June 2018 Bob Cunneen, Senior Economist and Portfolio Specialist                                             Global economic activity *The countries collectively known as the …

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Monetary Policy Decision – Statement by Philip Lowe, RBA Governor, June 2018

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 1.50 per cent. The global economy has strengthened over the past year. A number of advanced economies are growing at an above-trend rate and unemployment rates are low. …

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Chart of the week: ‘The Italian job’ on bond spreads and budget balances

30 May 2018 Bob Cunneen, Senior Economist and Portfolio Specialist                      Italy's bond and budget gap to Germany Sources: Sources: NAB Asset Management Services Limited, IMF Fiscal Monitor, Thomson Reuters.  Italy …

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