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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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In our new Consumer Cashlflow Analysis report, we explore the stresses in household balance sheets and hence macroeconomic impacts on consumers spending behaviours.

A desire for social connection is fundamental to our wellbeing; being deprived of it can pose significant mental and physical consequences.

NAB’s annual Consumer Health survey of over 1000 Australians provides a unique insight into Australia’s health system through the eyes of those that rely upon it – patients.

Economic rebound in Q3, but signs that growth momentum is slowing.

VIC virus & reduced Government support means flat H2 2020. Larger falls through 2020 mean better 2021. But recovery still tough & long.

Retail sales have been resilient recently, given restrictions on consumer activity and the large hit to the Australian economy.

Record year on year growth, boosted by Victoria.

Surviving and thriving: advice from an expert on how to turn your business around.

Latest restrictions will hit Victoria’s economy hard, but COVID-19 has impacted all states.

Global recovery continues but it is uneven and still a long way back to ‘normal’.

Our internal data point to a moderate decline in July, having stabilised at a surprisingly buoyant level after the rollercoaster earlier this year.

Conditions continue to recover, but confidence remains fragile.

Martin Ross, Head of Transactional Banking at NAB, discusses the enhanced functionality of e-Payables with VISA industry experts.

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