Mathan Somasundaram

Aussie market pulled back with usual Friday profit taking as investors were not willing to carry risk into the weekend. The bounce with Oil took a breather as Saudi Arabia confirmed they were talking about freezing and not cutting supply. Non OPEC and OPEC countries will have to come up... Show More

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K2: Making sense of Euro QE. Annual inflation in Europe recently hit the lowest levels since 2009 (see chart below via Morgan Stanley). This has European central bankers and politicians working overtime to avoid deflation. Currently on a visit from Edinburgh, Nick Griffin from K2 Asset Management spoke with Livewire... Show More

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Ross Gittins has delivered a thought-provoking speech on the prospects of government reform and why he believes reform has been so difficult since the Hawke-Keating era. Gittins says that not only has bipartisan support disappeared for reforms that benefit the national interest, but the self-interest of government has extended towards... Show More