Business Research and Insights
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NAB senior leaders discuss the economy and why there’s good news ahead for business.
Below trend growth to continue
The AUD in November AUD/USD returned to ‘normal’ levels of monthly volatility in November.
After what has been a solid month for equities and bond investors, month end flows have probably play their part in the price action overnight, US equities have lost momentum, UST have led a rise in core global bond yields and the USD is stronger. US and European inflation releases favoured the notion the Fed and ECB are done with their respective tightening cycles.
Bond markets have been supported by some market-friendly data and while Fed speakers were again mixed, it was the more dovish remarks that captured attention.
An exclusive Commercial Real Estate webinar on the year in review and a forward outlook for 2024. Watch now.
The latest NAB Health Insights Special Report takes an in-depth look at health consumer attitudes and satisfaction levels. It’s a revealing investigation available for download now.
The holiday season shopping flurry can offer some small businesses the opportunity to prosper… and others a time to take stock for the new year. Both call for careful preparation – particularly in the current environment. NAB Executive Small Business Ana Marinkovic shares her top tips.