16 Nov 2022

Australian retail outlook – spending up, confidence down, sales peaks shifting

Tim Suffield & Daniel Ling | Head of Client Insights Institutional, ANZ & Associate Director Insights, ANZ Institutional

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales becoming annual events on the retail shopping calendar, how are household spending habits changing?

14 Nov 2022

Queensland’s perfect storm of growth

Shane White | Content Manager - Institutional, ANZ

The economic opportunity in Queensland is significant but it comes with challenges.

09 Nov 2022

The end of the world as we know it

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

Globalisation is in retreat, the environment is besieged, wealth disparity is growing. It’s not the fault of capitalism but those who promote liberal, open economies must take notice.

04 Nov 2022

Australian wages growth measures tell different stories. What’s going on?

Catherine Birch | Senior Economist, ANZ

As Australians struggle with inflation and the cost of living, not everyone is benefitting from higher average earnings.

26 Oct 2022

Budget 2022: the flow-on effects for business

Jenefer Stewart | General Manager Business Banking, ANZ

Budget 2022: the flow-on effects for businessSmall businesses can expect more consistent spending if the Budget helps curb the inflationary pressures affecting households, ANZ General Manager Business, Banking Jenefer Stewart explains.

26 Oct 2022

YETSENGA: Budget 2022, reframing the narrative

Richard Yetsenga | Chief Economist, ANZ

ANZ Chief Economist explains how the ALP government has taken advantage of its first Budget to reset the parameters, the narrative and the framework of Australia’s economic story.

19 Oct 2022

Global risk outlook: sunny with chance of storms

Kevin Corbally | Chief Risk Officer, ANZ

Kevin Corbally, ANZ’s Chief Risk Officer, discusses the current risk climate in Australia and globally in this bluenotes podcast.

29 Sep 2022

The Emergence of the ‘First Time Rate Risers’ (FiTeRRs)

Alan Shields | Chief Data Officer, RFi Group

If you are under 35, it’s almost certain you haven’t been a borrower through a rising interest rate cycle. Are young borrowers prepared for higher loan payments?

27 Sep 2022

Emerging Economics Series: Where to now for Australian housing?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

It is an inflexion point for Australian residential property with the first sustained rising interest rates cycle in nearly two decades. What does it mean for home owners and renters?

26 Aug 2022

Economic shorts: Inflation insights

Catherine Birch | Senior Economist, ANZ

Strong demand and supply constraints are key drivers of inflation in Australia

09 Aug 2022

New Zealand’s economy: on the edge

Miles Workman | Senior NZ Economist, ANZ

As central banks grapple with inflation and labour shortfalls, New Zealand’s economy will be hoping for a boost from exports and unemployment

05 Aug 2022

Economic shorts: The Labour Force Redeploys

Catherine Birch | Senior Economist, ANZ

While inflation is on the rise a strong labour market may insulate the Australian economy from a sharp deterioration.