The Interest Rate Conundrum

RBA reduces rates causing real interest rates to increase Australian Bank Funding Costs Surging . I warned this could occur in WE SHOULD THANK THE RBA FOR HIGHER INTEREST RATES . What’s concerning is how quickly rates have surged and what impact expected, future interest rates decreases may have on Bank costs. If this trend continues, we will see our … Continue reading

WE SHOULD THANK THE RBA FOR HIGHER INTEREST RATES

Australia’s higher interest rates have been a huge draw card for foreign investment throughout  the past 5 years of the GFC. Despite certain media reports that Australia has now achieved the “safe haven” status among global investors (a statement that I don’t personally agree with), it’s the RBA’s sensible interest policy that has ensured that … Continue reading

GREEN SHOOTS IN COMMERCIAL FUNDING A POSITIVE SIGN FOR BORROWERS

The USA, is the centre of the investment Universe and what happens in the USA dictates the mode and tempo for markets all around the world. So it is impossible for a Global Recovery to occur if it does not include a recovery in Confidence, Growth and Economic Fundamentals in the USA. As far as … Continue reading