24 Apr 2024

Tackling the rental crisis

Jeff Whalley | Senior Journalist, ANZ

How does Australia unravel the rental crisis? ANZ’s expert panel examined factors – such as supply, alleviating skills shortages and productivity – that could bring change.

22 Apr 2024

Searching for the right housing formula

Richard Yetsenga | Chief Economist, ANZ

Most focus falls on supply issues in the housing affordability debate – but a broader view on the use of existing stock has the potential to be more effective.

16 Apr 2024

Inflation heading for a soft landing

Richard Yetsenga | Chief Economist, ANZ

To avoid recessions, economists want global inflation to slow at a conservative pace. But atypical economic movements leaves the outlook uncertain.

10 Apr 2024

Election season in Asia

Bansi Madhavani | Senior Economist, ANZ

Powerhouse economies India and South Korea face elections. What does this mean for their economic growth and for the region?

27 Mar 2024

Eggonomics: the hidden cost of Easter

Michael Whitehead | Executive Director for Agribusiness Industry Insights, ANZ

How will the astronomical price of cocoa – the main ingredient in chocolate – impact your sweet tooth this Easter?

26 Mar 2024

Why Australians love pre-loved property

Shannon McMahon | Managing Director, Home Loans, ANZ

With sales of existing homes dominating Australian housing transactions, the decisions made by existing owners - upgrading, renovating or staying put – can have a huge impact on the market.

14 Mar 2024

Steaks are high

Michael Whitehead | Executive Director for Agribusiness Industry Insights, ANZ

We obsess over the price of red meat, but what factors impact the relationship between cattle prices and what we pay at the butcher?

05 Mar 2024

IWD 2024: A retrospective list

Tenielle Rolfe | Inclusion Program Manager, ANZ

Fostering diversity is more than an annual commitment. This selection of stories celebrates the efforts for and by women from all walks of life from within and outside ANZ.

21 Feb 2024

Taking a responsible approach to investing

Helen Skinner | Head of Responsible Investment, ANZ New Zealand Investments Limited

Getting responsible investing right is often a dialogue. This is how to get the conversation started.

19 Feb 2024

The euro has weathered the economic storm

Brian Martin | Senior International Economist, ANZ

This year marks the 25th year of the European Union’s currency. Has it aged like a fine French wine? Or is it hitting a quarter-life crisis?

13 Feb 2024

Tightening the belt on fashion

Adelaide Timbrell & Madeline Dunk | Senior Economist & Economist, ANZ

The normal post-holidays spending lull is back, but ANZ data also shows weaker spending on non-food retail such as electronics and fashion.

12 Feb 2024

What’s love got to do with it?

Sweta Mehra | Managing Director, Everyday Banking, ANZ

How have we changed our Valentines spending habits since Covid lockdowns? New ANZ data reveals how some of us celebrate romance.