This month, the RBA extended its longest ever streak of keeping rates unchanged, a move which was widely expected by the market. Last time around, the RBA confirmed that policymakers now all agree that the next move in rates will be higher but that timing was highly uncertain as there are still key risks remaining in the economy such as low wage...

2018-07-04 James Harte Read more
US Jobs

Summary: US nonfarm payrolls increased 222k in June. This was above estimates of 178k April and May NFP numbers revised to show a net gain of 47k US unemployment rate ticked higher to 4.4% from 4.3% previously Average hourly earnings were up 0.2% on the month, and 2.5% on a year over year basis June Payrolls beat estimates. Pr...

2017-07-26 John Benjamin Read more