The Economy

The Economy

From employment data to commodity intelligence, financial flows to inflation expectations, BlueNotes provides responses to market data and research into macro and micro trends. We feature the latest insights from ANZ Research, our global economics team, industry knowledge from ANZ bankers and specialist research from independent think tanks and policy experts.

  • 21 Apr 2017


    Award-winning Illustrator Rod Clement shares his uniquely quirky take on the corporate world. This week: the many options of the central banker.

    Rod Clement Walkley Award-winning cartoonist

  • 20 Apr 2017

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

    The reality is Australia’s business relationship with India is disappointing.

    Tony Walker Author & Editor

  • 19 Apr 2017

    Don’t give up on globalisation yet

    Globalisation as a concept is waning but everyone would lose in a less-liberal global marketplace.

    Charles Wachira Associate Director, Institutional at ANZ

  • 13 Apr 2017

    Under the waterline between China and Japan

    The relationship between neighbours China and Japan is a complex one and recent developments have further muddied the waters.

    Mark Skulley & Jim Skulley Freelance journalist & Honours student in international relations at La Trobe University

  • 12 Apr 2017

    It’s not all about millennials: consumers are ageing

    People over 60 are the fastest-growing consumer segment in the world and smart businesses are taking notice.

    Gina Westbrook Director Strategy Briefings, Euromonitor

  • 07 Apr 2017

    Rising infrastructure to pick up mining’s slack

    Spending on major publicly funded projects will essentially offset the decline in resources investment.

    Daniel Gradwell & David Plank Economist & Head of Australian Economics, ANZ

  • 07 Apr 2017

    PODCAST: Cross-border insolvency, a complicated beast

    Asia Today International's Leon Gettler explores the challenges of insolvency and restructuring in Asia.

    Leon Gettler Presenter, Asia Today International

  • 06 Apr 2017

    Is China’s impossible miracle possible?

    China’s ambitious BRI initiative was announced three years ago. Here’s how it’s tracking.

    Jason Qi Director in Client Insights and Solutions at ANZ