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Tech leaders on the future of technology and business in Australia

High-tech trends that will change the way you do business. Three Australian ICT leaders share their thoughts.

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Eyes in the skies

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INSIGHTS, TRENDS AND CASE STUDIES

RBA to cut in October and again in December, taking the cash rate to 0.5% by year’s end.

Global economic growth slowed further in Q2 2019. Major advanced economy (AE) GDP growth declined to its slowest pace since mid-2016.

Both business confidence and conditions declined in the month, with both now at +1 index point – well below long-run averages.

NAB’s inaugural Legal Services Industry Survey offers key insights into what SMEs truly need and value.

Our NAB Online retail sales index data indicates that sales growth was negative in July 2019, following on from an almost flat result in June.

Corporate or consolidated practices. The two trends having the biggest impact on younger GPs.

Resilient cattle and lamb prices sustain flat NAB Rural Commodities Index.

The latest escalation in the US-China trade war has reverberated through financial markets. The policy response will be important – we now expect two further 25bp cuts in the fed funds rate this year. China is also likely to use policy measures to offset any tariff impact, including allowing further depreciation of its currency.

We’re seeing below average confidence and conditions. The picture remains unchanged since last month – business sector has lost significant momentum since early 2018 and forward looking indicators don’t point to an improvement in the near term.

Our NAB Online retail sales index data indicates that sales growth was negative in June 2019, following on from strong growth in May.

Could the aged care sector’s problems be drawing to a close, paving the way for consolidation and more capital investment?

High-tech trends that will change the way you do business. Three Australian ICT leaders share their thoughts.

Despite an up-tick in confidence, conditions deteriorate.

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