Economics

Which factor do you think affects the Aussie dollar the most?

Question:  What factor do you think affects the Aussie dollar the most – interest rates, commodity prices or China? Which factor should traders most closely watch? Answer:  It is a great question and one that will have different traders batting for different answers. For me, I do have a bias for one, but feel it…

A fall in Australia’s house prices is inevitable

The First Home Owners Boost (as it is officially known) has certainly given the Government bang for its buck. By spending roughly $200 million of its own money to date, it has added about $3 billion to the housing market. But the additional $2.8 billion has come from increased mortgage debt taken on by those…

The Aussie housing bubble is worst than the States

The First Home Owners Boost (as it is officially known) has certainly given the Government bang for its buck. By spending roughly $200 million of its own money to date, it has added about $3 billion to the housing market. But the additional $2.8 billion has come from increased mortgage debt taken on by those…