Westpac Australia & NZ Weekly

Elliot Clarke


In this week's weekly, Chief Economist Bill Evans discusses the outlook for the AUD, re-affirming our call for the currency to retrace its recent gains and end the year circa USD0.68. Key to this forecast is a rate rise in the US in mid December, and a further deterioration in the iron ore price on increased supply and soft global demand. In the week ahead, we receive updates on consumer and business confidence; late in the week, the September labour force survey is due. (VIEW LINK)

Elliot Clarke
Elliot Clarke
Senior Economist

An Economist based in Sydney Australia with a particular interest in macro-financial analysis of the Australian and global economy. Having spent a number of years with the Reserve Bank of Australia and Westpac Economics, monetary policy, the...


No areas of expertise

I would like to

Only to be used for sending genuine email enquiries to the Contributor. Livewire Markets Pty Ltd reserves its right to take any legal or other appropriate action in relation to misuse of this service.

Personal Information Collection Statement
Your personal information will be passed to the Contributor and/or its authorised service provider to assist the Contributor to contact you about your investment enquiry. They are required not to use your information for any other purpose. Our privacy policy explains how we store personal information and how you may access, correct or complain about the handling of personal information.


Sign In or Join Free to comment