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Latest Australia analysis
- Jul 15 2019
Another rate cut as confidence turns down. But exports and the labour market continue to perform well.
The high frequency data continue to give mixed signals on the outlook for the economy. After spiking up following the Federal election, business confidence has returned to a more subdued level, while...
- Jul 12 2019
Inner Sydney Apartments 2019-2026
A very strong development pipeline continues to work its way through in the Inner Sydney Apartment (ISA) area and, off the back of record apartment completions in 2018/19, another significant year of...
- Jul 10 2019
China: Building and Construction in China 2019-2023: July 2019 Update
Property curbing measures have contributed to the recent slow down in building activity. However, resilient domestic demand and commerical property investment will help support the sector. C...
- Jul 09 2019
Mining In Australia - July 2019 - Report
Adjustments have been made to our forecasts based on the most recent market activity and data released from the ABS. This edition of Mining in Australia updates forecasts and commentary for...
- Jul 09 2019
Firms and workers are driving the NAIRU lower
After a hiatus of almost three years, the RBA has resumed its loosening cycle, cutting the cash rate at consecutive board meetings and taking the policy rate to 1%. A reassessment of the degree...
- Jul 05 2019
South Korea: Building and Construction in South Korea 2019-2023: July 2019 Update
Prospects for the construction sector remain soft over the near term, buffeted by a weak external environment, the downturn in the semiconductor sector and a generally sluggish domestic economy.&#...
- Jul 03 2019
US-China trade truce brings temporary relief
The Trump-Xi meeting at the G20 summit saw both sides agree to a trade truce, with no new import tariffs to be imposed during negotiations. This is a positive development and should help contain dow...
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Latest Global Analysis
- Jul 03 2019
Global: Despite a slowdown, recession fears are exaggerated
Recent news confirms that the global downturn is continuing, with the latest batch of PMI numbers adding weight to the view that manufacturing weakness is spreading to services. All this increases the...
- Jun 28 2019
Why trade worries are dominating G20 talks
The upcoming G20 summit takes place against a background of heightened trade tensions and stagnating world trade. With the outlook for trade growth at its lowest since 2009, renewed US-China communica...
- Jun 26 2019
How robots change the world
The global robotics revolution is rapidly accelerating, as fast-paced technological advances converge. This will transform robots’ capabilities and their ability to replace human workers, including in...
- Jun 24 2019
Housing slump could cut world growth to decade low
A combined slump in house prices and housing investment in the major economies could cut world growth to a 10-year low of 2.2% by 2020 – and to below 2% if it also triggered a tightening in global cre...
- Jun 19 2019
EM financial conditions recovery has begun to stall
The modest recovery in our emerging markets (EM) financial conditions index (FCI) has recently stalled. Unlike our advanced economy measure, which has reversed most of the falls recorded late last yea...
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Report contains a three year forecast outlook for median house and unit prices for Australia’s state and territory capital cities and selected regional centres. Analysis and forecasts of key drivers, including economic indicators, migration, population growth and underlying demand and supply are also included.