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  • 14 August 2014
    Australian bonds outperformed over the first half of 2014
    Over the seven months to the end of July 2014, Australian Commonwealth government bonds returned nearly 5.0% to investors, while the total Australian investment-grade fixed-rate bond market returned nearly 6.0%. This isn't bad for a market which many commentators thought was at the end of its bull run and would see low or even negative returns in 2014.
  • 8 August 2014
    Japan Recovery on Track, but Third Arrow Will Take Time To Hit Its Mark
    The election of Shinzo Abe as Japanese prime minister signalled not only a major change for Japan but also for global investors, many of whom had been ignoring the country for years. Since he announced his ‘three arrows’ strategy, there has been a fair amount of skepticism outside Japan as to whether his third arrow of reform would hit its mark.
  • 7 August 2014
    From the Australian Equities Desk Monthly Outlook
    The Australian S&P/ASX 200 Accumulation Index rose 4.40% in July, outperforming many of its global peers (in local currency terms). Stronger-than-expected economic data in China and higher commodity prices assisted the local market’s performance over the month, particularly the mining-heavy Materials sector.
  • 7 August 2014
    From the Fixed Income Desk Monthly Outlook
    The Australian bond market (as measured by the UBS Composite Bond Index 0+YR) returned 0.29% in July. Over the month, 3-year government bond yields rose to 2.71% from 2.70%, while 10-year yields fell to 3.51% from 3.54%.
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Latest news
  • 14 August 2014
    Australian bonds outperformed over the first half of 2014
    Over the seven months to the end of July 2014, Australian Commonwealth government bonds returned nearly 5.0% to investors, while the total Australian investment-grade fixed-rate bond market returned nearly 6.0%. This isn't bad for a market which many commentators thought was at the end of its bull run and would see low or even negative returns in 2014.
  • 8 August 2014
    Japan Recovery on Track, but Third Arrow Will Take Time To Hit Its Mark
    The election of Shinzo Abe as Japanese prime minister signalled not only a major change for Japan but also for global investors, many of whom had been ignoring the country for years. Since he announced his ‘three arrows’ strategy, there has been a fair amount of skepticism outside Japan as to whether his third arrow of reform would hit its mark.
  • 7 August 2014
    From the Australian Equities Desk Monthly Outlook
    The Australian S&P/ASX 200 Accumulation Index rose 4.40% in July, outperforming many of its global peers (in local currency terms). Stronger-than-expected economic data in China and higher commodity prices assisted the local market’s performance over the month, particularly the mining-heavy Materials sector.
  • 7 August 2014
    From the Fixed Income Desk Monthly Outlook
    The Australian bond market (as measured by the UBS Composite Bond Index 0+YR) returned 0.29% in July. Over the month, 3-year government bond yields rose to 2.71% from 2.70%, while 10-year yields fell to 3.51% from 3.54%.
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