Market Update February 2011

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Market Update February 2011 This month’s newsletter has all the usual key information to keep you up to date and informed about everything that’s been happening in the local and global economies and equity markets here and around the world. Key themes from this edition Despite political issues in North Africa and most notably Egypt, overall, it has been a …

January Market Update and Commentary

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January Market Update and Commentary I’m pleased to enclose the first edition of Market Update & Outlook for 2011 This month’s Market Update is longer than usual because it has a feature article on what you should keep an eye on in 2011 by Robert Henderson, Chief Economist, Markets, NAB. As well as this, the newsletter has all the usual …

Merry Xmas! and December Market Update

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Merry Xmas! and December Market Update On the whole, the global economy looks to be heading the right direction however, questions still remain over a number of major economies. Strong projected resource investment figures in 2011 and 2012 saw the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) raise the interest rate to 4.75%. Also fuelling this decision was the RBA’s concern about …

November Market Update

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November Market Update There was good news last month, as the local economy continued to strengthen on the back of the reinvigorated resources sector. This solid performance also influenced the RBA’s decision to raise the cash rate to 4.75%. In Europe, economic growth remains mixed. While the German economy continues to outperform expectations, concerns still surround some of the smaller …

October Market Update

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October Market Update This month saw a fall in consumer confidence and lower manufacturing indices in the US. This economic data and concerns of deflation led to increased speculation the Federal Reserve (Fed) will inject more liquidity into the economy. In Europe, sovereign debt concerns resurfaced with ratings agency Moody’s, releasing a fresh round of ratings downgrades to banks in …

Financial Focus Spring 2010

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Financial Focus Spring 2010 Here is our Financial Focus newsletter for Spring 2010. If covers spouse superannuation splitting and the new rules for employee share schemes. Enjoy! Steve Greatrex 8274 3744 Click here to download the PDF document

September Market Update

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September Market Update Please find enclosed the latest edition of Market Update. This newsletter is to you to keep you up to date and informed about everything that’s been happening in the local and global economies, as well as equity markets here and around the world. It’s also full of expert views on where markets are likely to head over …

Market Update

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Market Update This entry is to keep you up to date and informed about everything that’s been happening in the local and global economies, as well as equity markets here and around the world. It’s also full of expert views on where markets are likely to head over the coming year. Much to everyone’s relief, this month sees financial markets …