BUSINESS INSIGHTS DURING
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NAB is committed to helping Australian business owners throughout COVID-19. Get the latest data and insights from expert commentators, NAB economists and leaders of Australian businesses.

ECONOMIC INSIGHTS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

29 June 2020

Podcast: How businesses can lead post COVID-19.

28 May 2020

New podcast: NAB CEO and Group Chief Economist on how Australia will rise again.

19 May 2022

Our latest weekly consumer tracking data to 14 May was broadly quite encouraging.

18 May 2022

Australia’s wellbeing falls, but the gap by income now at its narrowest in almost 3 years. Wellbeing diverging across the country, highest in TAS & lowest in WA. Home ownership a significant differentiator. Household financial stress up slightly but falling for low income earners & rising sharply for those on higher incomes. The share of Australians experiencing some form of financial hardship now at a survey low.

Small and medium business

16 July 2020

New research released by NAB identifies the reform needed to unlock growth for SMEs.

29 June 2020

Podcast: How can small businesses bounce back from COVID-19?

29 June 2020

Podcast: How businesses can lead post COVID-19.

18 May 2022

Australia’s wellbeing falls, but the gap by income now at its narrowest in almost 3 years. Wellbeing diverging across the country, highest in TAS & lowest in WA. Home ownership a significant differentiator. Household financial stress up slightly but falling for low income earners & rising sharply for those on higher incomes. The share of Australians experiencing some form of financial hardship now at a survey low.

11 May 2022

Rates to rise further as strong growth continues

10 May 2022

Conditions rise further on Recreation & Personal Services recovery.

13 April 2022

Rate rises set for June as strong growth continues.

12 April 2022

Conditions surge higher as costs, prices hit records.

8 April 2022

NAB Group Chief Economist Alan Oster talks about the latest economic news. Listen now.

8 April 2022

The changing workplace – attitudes to jobs, working from home & barriers to returning to the office.

18 March 2022

NAB Group Chief Economist Alan Oster talks about the latest economic news. Listen now.

9 March 2022

Unemployment to fall below 4%; inflation risks build.

8 March 2022

Activity, employment strengthen as prices push higher.

3 March 2022

Wellbeing rose in Q4 to levels last seen before the pandemic & household financial stress remains well below the survey average.

17 February 2022

Despite everything the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown at the small business community the spirit of entrepreneurship is alive and well in Australia.

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Agribusiness

29 June 2020

Podcast: How well positioned is agri to respond to the latest set of challenges?

22 May 2020

Listen to podcast: How agri businesses can get their finances back on track.

28 April 2020

New podcast: Agribusiness a surprising bright spot in COVID-19.

10 May 2022

Conditions rise further on Recreation & Personal Services recovery.

12 April 2022

Conditions surge higher as costs, prices hit records.

8 March 2022

Activity, employment strengthen as prices push higher.

8 February 2022

Conditions deteriorate as Omicron peaks.

7 February 2022

As agriculture’s record run continues, what’s ahead for 2022.

25 January 2022

Omicron dampens confidence, price pressures continue.

14 December 2021

Conditions stabilise as reopening progresses

16 November 2021

Call it a treechange, call it a search for opportunity… whatever the reason, many Australians are swapping the city for a rural idyll. Regional Australia Institute CEO Liz Ritchie discusses the implications and opportunities of this migration.

9 November 2021

Conditions and confidence rise out of lockdown.

21 October 2021

The good news just keeps rolling on for Australian agriculture, with already very good seasonal conditions boosted by the increasing possibility of a La Nina event, combined with ongoing commodity price strength.

12 October 2021

Confidence rebounds on the back of roadmaps, vaccination.

23 September 2021

COVID 19 continues to be the main driver of growth both in the recovery phase and as the Delta variant spreads. With vaccines looking promising 2021 looks like being a bounce back year.

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Professional Services

29 June 2020

Podcast: Can the professional services sector continue to lead in the months ahead?

4 June 2020

Latest podcast: Did COVID-19 usher in new business model era?

28 April 2020

New podcast: How professional services are responding to COVID-19.

10 May 2022

Conditions rise further on Recreation & Personal Services recovery.

12 April 2022

Conditions surge higher as costs, prices hit records.

8 March 2022

Activity, employment strengthen as prices push higher.

8 February 2022

Conditions deteriorate as Omicron peaks.

25 January 2022

Omicron dampens confidence, price pressures continue.

14 December 2021

Conditions stabilise as reopening progresses

9 November 2021

Conditions and confidence rise out of lockdown.

12 October 2021

Confidence rebounds on the back of roadmaps, vaccination.

14 September 2021

Confidence and conditions tick up.

10 August 2021

Confidence and conditions fall further with ongoing lockdowns.

13 July 2021

Confidence falls on virus fears.

8 June 2021

Business conditions continue to boom.

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Private

29 June 2020

Podcast: What does great leadership look like in the current crisis?

22 May 2020

Listen to new podcast: Why the current crisis calls for a great deal of resilience and a little bit of vulnerability.

28 April 2020

Listen to new podcast: COVID-19 investment trends.

22 November 2021

One in 10 Australians has moved during the pandemic, with many leaving capital cities for greener pastures. Here, the behavioural economist Dean Pearson explains what this means for house prices in 2022.

6 July 2020

NAB Private Customer Executive Greg Morris hosts NAB Chief Econonist Alan Oster, sharing his thoughts on the current state of the Australian economy and the road to recovery.

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Healthcare

29 June 2020

Podcast: How the health care sector can lead through and beyond COVID-19.

22 May 2020

Listen to podcast: As restrictions ease, how can small businesses rebuild their finances?

28 April 2020

New podcast: Australian health sector’s extraordinary COVID-19 response.

18 May 2022

Australia’s wellbeing falls, but the gap by income now at its narrowest in almost 3 years. Wellbeing diverging across the country, highest in TAS & lowest in WA. Home ownership a significant differentiator. Household financial stress up slightly but falling for low income earners & rising sharply for those on higher incomes. The share of Australians experiencing some form of financial hardship now at a survey low.

10 May 2022

Conditions rise further on Recreation & Personal Services recovery.

12 April 2022

Conditions surge higher as costs, prices hit records.

8 April 2022

The changing workplace – attitudes to jobs, working from home & barriers to returning to the office.

8 March 2022

Activity, employment strengthen as prices push higher.

3 March 2022

Wellbeing rose in Q4 to levels last seen before the pandemic & household financial stress remains well below the survey average.

17 February 2022

Despite everything the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown at the small business community the spirit of entrepreneurship is alive and well in Australia.

8 February 2022

Conditions deteriorate as Omicron peaks.

25 January 2022

Omicron dampens confidence, price pressures continue.

16 December 2021

Australia’s wellbeing levels fall sharply as lockdowns bite in several states. But financial stress has eased & fewer Australians are experiencing financial hardship.

14 December 2021

Conditions stabilise as reopening progresses

9 November 2021

Conditions and confidence rise out of lockdown.

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