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20 Nov 2017

VIDEO: taking stock on cattle prices

Simone Stella | bluenotes contributor

See insights from key ANZ experts on beef, grains and more in our commodities outlook.

06 Oct 2017

Growth in remote areas helps all: FMG’s Power

Kathleen Jahour | Head of Regional Business Banking WA

Fortescue CEO says partnership with ANZ will help remote communities meet needs of surrounding industry.

12 Sep 2017

Singapore: New Zealand’s open gateway to ASEAN

David Green | CEO Singapore and Head of South East Asia, India & Middle East, ANZ

New Zealand and Singapore have strong economic ties – but their joint ties to the region are vastly greater.

20 Jun 2017

The gilded outlook for gold

Daniel Hynes | Senior Commodity Strategist, ANZ

Asia’s emerging economy means good news for prospectors in the gold market.

26 May 2017

Five key factors in the energy outlook

Daniel Hynes | Senior Commodity Strategist, ANZ

It may seem chaotic but big themes are emerging coal and energy markets.

23 May 2017

What’s powering the lithium boom?

Helen Clark | Freelance journalist & former Asian correspondent

Some $A500 million in Chinese investment has seen a sevenfold increase in lithium mines in WA.

20 Apr 2017

Asia-Pacific Perspective: fool’s gold in India?

Tony Walker | Author and Former Editor

In the Australia-India trading partnership much that glitters is fool’s gold.

06 Apr 2017

Is China’s impossible miracle possible?

Jason Qi | Director in Client Insights and Solutions at ANZ

According to the old wisdom, 2017, the Year of the Rooster on the Chinese horoscope, suggests we can expect to see miracles emerge from seemingly impossible situations.

03 Apr 2017

Oil price forecasts up in the air

Narayanan Somasundaram | Economics & finance reporter

To hedge oil or not to hedge oil is the big question. Rising volatility accentuated by uncertainty on whether there will be an oversupply or shortage of oil is causing many a dilemma to companies for whom oil is a significant input cost.

31 Mar 2017

Five key habits of growing SMEs

Tania Motton | ANZ General Manager, Business Banking Australia

Small businesses are not just the lifeblood of growth in Australia and most economies, delivering true innovation and higher employment, their experiences can offer lessons for businesses of all sizes.

28 Mar 2017

Regional Aus: ready for the Asian trade horizon

Christine Linden | General Manager, Regional Business Banking, ANZ Australia

Agriculture has long been a cornerstone of Australia’s economy. As the sector again surges - or “saves our economic bacon” - after 28 per cent growth in 2016 and high expectations for 2017, we’re again reminded of its key place in our economic mix.

28 Feb 2017

Who turned out the lights on Australia’s energy certainty?

Craig Shortus | Head of Utilities & Infrastructure, ANZ

February’s heatwave in eastern Australia raised more questions about the country’s energy mix and stability. South Australia’s (SA) power system spent more than 30 minutes in an insecure operating state, leaving more than 90,000 residents without power as temperatures reached 42 Celsius.