Interest Rates

Chris Rands

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released its latest Construction Work Done figures for the December quarter. Not surprising, residential housing activity looks to have peaked and should soon begin to decline. Broadly speaking, it’s fair to say that the story we have been telling on house prices hitting the... Show More

John Abernethy

Over recent weeks, we have highlighted that there are two main international macro events that will need to be closely monitored over the coming months. Each could impact the performance of investment markets in 2019. Show More

Vimal Gor, Head of Income and Fixed Interest at BT Investment Management, believes that global currency wars will remain in full swing through 2016 forcing the RBA to cut domestic interest rates further. In addition Gor believes that weak domestic GDP data and inflation that is persistently low will ultimately... Show More