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NAB SME Business Survey: Quarter 1 2020

SME confidence declines ahead of the COVID-19 disruption.

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The Forward View – Australia: July 2020

Extent of the fall in Q2 GDP revised sharply down – as is 2020. But pain still large and long lasting. With new virus uncertainties.

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The human touch and an agile response put two very different firms in the driving seat.

Our NAB Online Retail Sales Index data returned to more moderate growth in June.

As we face an uncertain future, there are new approaches to business success.

Why business continuity plans are a must-have.

Global recovery continues but virus outbreaks a major risk.

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

Our data mapping points to a moderate fall in June, following massive swings in March, April and May suggesting there has been some stabilisation in retail sales.

Both business conditions and confidence continued to rebound in June – though it is important to note they are still weak in level terms.

The NAB Online Retail Sales Index contracted slightly in May, after recording the most rapid growth in the series history in April.

As COVID-19 restrictions ease, Australian businesses need to regroup and recover – but what will that journey entail and how long will it take?

Podcast: How businesses can lead post COVID-19.

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

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