Monthly Commentary - JANUARY 2019

Monthly Commentary - JANUARY 2019
Inflation remains subdued globally; previously this was seen as reflecting changed market structures, increasingly the current lack of inflation pressures is being linked to weaker growth. Monetary authorities in developed markets left official interest rates unchanged but the Bank of Japan has increased its quantitative easing with growth and inflation still significantly below target.

New Year, New (Financially Responsible) You

New Year, New (Financially Responsible) You

Only 25% of people include financial goals in their New Year’s resolutions (most are health related).  Despite this, New Years is the perfect time to commit to becoming financially healthy.  Financial stress can directly affect your health and well-being, so if you are concerned with getting healthy in the New Year, let’s add ‘become financially responsible’ to your list for this year.

Monthly Commentary - DECEMBER 2018

Monthly Commentary - DECEMBER 2018
Falling house prices appear to be having an impact on spending in Australia while the improvement in labour markets also paused with the unemployment rate ticking up slightly in November. The US Fed increased official rates in December as expected despite Trump’s advice that further monetary tightening would be foolish. Ongoing trade tensions and the US government shutdown garnered most attention with economic data relegated to a secondary role.

Monthly Commentary - NOVEMBER 2018

Monday, 10 December 2018

Monthly Commentary - NOVEMBER 2018
Incoming economic data again showed little to suggest the share market falls are driven by current weakness. Robust US employment data was again a feature of the month’s economic releases and consumer confidence remains at high levels. Domestically, consumption data has eased and wages growth showed a marginal improvement but remains subdued.

Monthly Commentary - OCTOBER 2018

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Monthly Commentary - OCTOBER 2018
October’s sharemarket sell-off suggests investors are concerned about future economic growth, but recent US economic data has maintained its positive momentum. US wages growth is accelerating but not to the extent that should alarm investors. Australian September quarter CPI data reinforced domestic expectations that inflationary pressures remain under control.
 

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