With the US economy strengthening further and the Australian economy weakening, we revise our outlook for the AUD/USD exchange rate to 65-70c
A New Year, volatile financial markets and increased geopolitical tensions will mean many of you are reassessing your portfolio allocations. This article takes a look at the 'best' bonds on offer.
Week in review
Europe takes centre stage; inflation expected to be lower; USD volumes continue to increase as AUD falls; gold and Newcrest Mining rally; new DirectBond Fortescue Metals Group 2017s; and Emeco downgraded by Moody’s
The ECB announced QE using a predictable “shock and awe” approach, announcing a €1.1tr QE program, in line with our expectations but well above the €500-600bn markets had priced in.
Over the past month we have written a series of articles on strategies to protect your overall investment portfolio and how to profit from a falling Australian dollar (AUD).