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TheBull
Signs jobs surge not over yetto raise interest rates in 2018 seems unnecessary," Westpac chief economist Bil
TheBull / Posted yesterday
to raise interest rates in 2018 seems unnecessary," Westpac chief economist Bill Evans says. He said the latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute leading index - which indicates the likely pace of economic growth three to nine months into the future -... Read more
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Canberra Times
A lot rides on how Sydneysiders react when the housing boom endsof housing investors. Slower house price growth in Sydney will be welcome. Pho
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
of housing investors. Slower house price growth in Sydney will be welcome. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer confidence survey shows the share of respondents that consider housing "the wisest place for... Read more
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The Age
A lot rides on how Sydneysiders react when the housing boom endsof housing investors. Slower house price growth in Sydney will be welcome. Pho
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
of housing investors. Slower house price growth in Sydney will be welcome. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer confidence survey shows the share of respondents that consider housing "the wisest place for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A lot rides on how Sydneysiders react when the housing boom endsof housing investors. Slower house price growth in Sydney will be welcome. Pho
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of housing investors. Slower house price growth in Sydney will be welcome. Photo: Arsineh Houspian The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer confidence survey shows the share of respondents that consider housing "the wisest place for... Read more
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2d
TheBull
RBA remains optimisticof the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes and is now... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
11 charts that get lost between the economics and marketing desks at banksthe housing market has hit a 40-year low Australians can see what’s happening
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the housing market has hit a 40-year low Australians can see what’s happening here and they’re nervous. The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Sentiment report showed just 10.5 per cent of Australians believe a house is the wisest place... Read more
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The Age
11 charts that get lost between the economics and marketing desks at banksthe housing market has hit a 40-year low Australians can see what’s happening
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
the housing market has hit a 40-year low Australians can see what’s happening here and they’re nervous. The latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Sentiment report showed just 10.5 per cent of Australians believe a house is the wisest place... Read more
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The Courier
Photos documenting trekLockhart captured while on the journey. Ms Lockhart, Ballarat born and raised,
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Lockhart captured while on the journey. Ms Lockhart, Ballarat born and raised, was educated in photography at the Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE and the Australian Centre of Photography in Sydney. She then went on to establish Lockhart... Read more
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The Courier
Photos documenting trekLockhart captured while on the journey. Ms Lockhart, Ballarat born and raised,
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Lockhart captured while on the journey. Ms Lockhart, Ballarat born and raised, was educated in photography at the Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE and the Australian Centre of Photography in Sydney. She then went on to establish Lockhart... Read more
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heraldscotland
Vietnam's sparkling economic surface hides deep divisionsversion of history that leaves a vacuum, says Nguyen Dang, 26, an associate com
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
version of history that leaves a vacuum, says Nguyen Dang, 26, an associate communications professor at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Ho Chi Minh City. “Young people seem to have no context or very little context about... Read more
8d
Canberra Times
ASX 200 Index slips ahead of soft outlook for Wall St; Mayne Pharma surgestop steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
top steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals lost 1 per cent to $5.84. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment rose 2.5 per cent to 97.9 in September, from 95.5 in August, but the mood... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sentiment about real estate hits 40-year low: Just 1 in 10 see property as best investmentconsecutive month, despite the Australian economy now notching up 26 years of u
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
consecutive month, despite the Australian economy now notching up 26 years of unbroken GDP growth, according to the Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment report for September. Views on housing slipped to the lowest level since the index... Read more
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WA Today
ASX 200 Index slips ahead of soft outlook for Wall St; Mayne Pharma surgestop steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
top steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals lost 1 per cent to $5.84. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment rose 2.5 per cent to 97.9 in September, from 95.5 in August, but the mood... Read more
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Motley Fool
Are retail shares like JB Hi-Fi Limited cheap?The latest Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) and Melbourne Institute survey for S
Motley Fool / Posted 8 days ago
The latest Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) and Melbourne Institute survey for September showed a bounce back in consumer confidence from August, which is good news for retailers like JB Hi-Fi Limited (ASX: JBH). However, another round of bad news... Read more
8d
TheBull
Real estate sentiment at 44-year lowThe Westpac/Melbourne Institute survey of consumer sentiment rose by 2.5 per ce
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
The Westpac/Melbourne Institute survey of consumer sentiment rose by 2.5 per cent to a 4-month high of 97.9 in September. 13.09.2017 04:01 PM Consumer Confidence Consumer confidence: The Westpac/Melbourne... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX 200 Index slips ahead of soft outlook for Wall St; Mayne Pharma surgestop steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
top steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals lost 1 per cent to $5.84. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment rose 2.5 per cent to 97.9 in September, from 95.5 in August, but the mood... Read more
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The Age
ASX 200 Index slips ahead of soft outlook for Wall St; Mayne Pharma surgestop steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
top steel market. BHP Billiton added 1 per cent to $27.38 and Fortescue Metals lost 1 per cent to $5.84. The Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment rose 2.5 per cent to 97.9 in September, from 95.5 in August, but the mood... Read more
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8d
Sydney Morning Herald
Sentiment about real estate hits 40-year low: Just 1 in 10 see property as best investmentconsecutive month, despite the Australian economy now notching up 26 years of u
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
consecutive month, despite the Australian economy now notching up 26 years of unbroken GDP growth, according to the Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment report for September. Views on housing slipped to the lowest level since the index... Read more
8d
Canberra Times
Consumer sentiment brightens in September despite concerns about family budgetsas worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
as worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic outlook. The survey of 1,200 people by the Melbourne Institute and Westpac Bank published on Wednesday found consumer sentiment rose 2.5 per cent in September, from... Read more
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WA Today
Consumer sentiment brightens in September despite concerns about family budgetsas worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
as worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic outlook. The survey of 1,200 people by the Melbourne Institute and Westpac Bank published on Wednesday found consumer sentiment rose 2.5 per cent in September, from... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Sentiment towards Australian housing as an investment just hit a 40-year lowMario Tama/Getty Images The Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment ind
Business Insider Australia / Posted 8 days ago
Mario Tama/Getty Images The Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index picked up in August after four straight months of falls, albeit remaining below its long-term average. The headline index rose to 97.9 from 95.5, with a pickup in four... Read more
8d
Sydney Morning Herald
Consumer sentiment brightens in September despite concerns about family budgetsas worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
as worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic outlook. The survey of 1,200 people by the Melbourne Institute and Westpac Bank published on Wednesday found consumer sentiment rose 2.5 per cent in September, from... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Consumers a little less glum, but still pessimisticthey appear to have become marginally less glum. The September reading of the
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
they appear to have become marginally less glum. The September reading of the national consumer psyche by Westpac and the Melbourne Institute found, despite a slight pick-up, the overall mood remains downbeat, with pessimists outnumbering... Read more
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The Age
Consumer sentiment brightens in September despite concerns about family budgetsas worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
as worries over family finances warred with growing optimism about the economic outlook. The survey of 1,200 people by the Melbourne Institute and Westpac Bank published on Wednesday found consumer sentiment rose 2.5 per cent in September, from... Read more
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8d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
S&P 500 hits another fresh record, ASX to open higherwell for the share prices of big miners BHP and Rio Tinto. It will be a quiet
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
well for the share prices of big miners BHP and Rio Tinto. It will be a quiet day for local economic data. Westpac and the Melbourne Institute will release the results of their monthly consumer confidence survey. Last month's drop was due mainly... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morninghas noticeably under-performed the market this year. 5. Data today: At 10:30am
Business Insider Australia / Posted 8 days ago
has noticeably under-performed the market this year. 5. Data today: At 10:30am AEST Australia has the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer confidence index, which is currently on its worst streak since 2008. Later tonight there are... Read more
9d
TheBull
Business conditions at 9 1/2 - year highof the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes and is now... Read more
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TheBull
Case mounting for official rate rise: NABto bring forward RBA rate rises," NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesda
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
to bring forward RBA rate rises," NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesday. A separate survey by Westpac and the Melbourne Institute found small and medium business owners expect to increase their staffing levels within the next 12... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Case mounting for official rate rise: NABto bring forward RBA rate rises,' NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesda
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
to bring forward RBA rate rises,' NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesday. A separate survey by Westpac and the Melbourne Institute found small and medium business owners expect to increase their staffing levels within the next 12... Read more
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News.com.au
Case mounting for official rate rise: NABto bring forward RBA rate rises," NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesda
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
to bring forward RBA rate rises," NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesday. A separate survey by Westpac and the Melbourne Institute found small and medium business owners expect to increase their staffing levels within the next 12... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Case mounting for official rate rise: NABto bring forward RBA rate rises," NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesda
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to bring forward RBA rate rises," NAB chief economist Alan Oster said on Tuesday. A separate survey by Westpac and the Melbourne Institute found small and medium business owners expect to increase their staffing levels within the next 12... Read more
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TheBull
Consumers spending through gritted teethenterprises also released on Wednesday found confidence rising by 3.2 per cent
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
enterprises also released on Wednesday found confidence rising by 3.2 per cent for the September quarter. The Westpac-Melbourne Institute SME index rose above the 100 mark for the first time this year, despite some concerns over profitability... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Small Australian businesses are optimistic about what the future holdsImages. Smaller Australian businesses remain optimistic about what the future
Business Insider Australia / Posted 9 days ago
Images. Smaller Australian businesses remain optimistic about what the future holds, according to the latest Westpac-Melbourne Institute Small and Medium-sized Enterprise (SME) Index. The Index rose 3.2% to 100.7 in the September quarter,... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
AUSTRALIAN DIARY: Everything you need to know about the week ahead for marketsto the employment report, there’s the NAB business confidence index for August
Business Insider Australia / Posted 11 days ago
to the employment report, there’s the NAB business confidence index for August on Tuesday, followed by the Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment survey on Wednesday. Both indexes will be important in assessing the recent dynamic... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
This week in finance: Why is Australian business optimistic when consumers are not?Both measures improved in July and both are well above their long term average.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Both measures improved in July and both are well above their long term average. Westpac, in collaboration with the Melbourne Institute, released its monthly survey of consumer sentiment. It fell again last month to be around 5 per cent... Read more
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TheBull
Record vehicle salesto economic growth. The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence cl
TheBull / Posted 16 days ago
to economic growth. The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes and is now... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
This strategist says the RBA is running out of reasons to keep interest rates at record-lowsreports are expected to see underlying inflation return to the 2-3% target band
Business Insider Australia / Posted 16 days ago
reports are expected to see underlying inflation return to the 2-3% target band,” she says, pointing to a sharp jump in the Melbourne Institute’s trimmed mean inflation measure in August which rose to 2.5% year-on-year, the highest level in three... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What sway will 'undecided' voters have on same-sex marriage?biggest nationally representative study of Australian households is the longitu
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
biggest nationally representative study of Australian households is the longitudinal HILDA survey, conducted by the Melbourne Institute. HILDA has been asking its 17,000 respondents whether "homosexual couples should have the same rights as... Read more
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TheBull
Wages key to differing confidence levelsand confidence rise to the highest level since before the 2008-2009 global fina
TheBull / Posted 21 days ago
and confidence rise to the highest level since before the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. Meanwhile, the Westpac-Melbourne Institute consumer confidence gauge has fallen for nine consecutive months, something that hasn't happened since... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
CWA champions women, families in the bushlike 365cups – why wait in line when you can order ahead,” she said. However,
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
like 365cups – why wait in line when you can order ahead,” she said. However, according to recent research by the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, almost a third of regional Australian women reported that they worry about money ‘weekly’... Read more
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TheBull
Consumer Confidence Risesof the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence
TheBull / Posted 23 days ago
of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes and is now... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Channel 10 admits to ‘fake news’pedophilia”. Melbourne woman Alice Berkeley told BuzzFeed News she had spotted
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
pedophilia”. Melbourne woman Alice Berkeley told BuzzFeed News she had spotted the poster at a tram stop outside the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, while the publication’ reported that it had been sent “several shots of the new poster... Read more
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News.com.au
Channel 10 admits to ‘fake news’pedophilia”. Melbourne woman Alice Berkeley told BuzzFeed News she had spotted
News.com.au / Posted 23 days ago
pedophilia”. Melbourne woman Alice Berkeley told BuzzFeed News she had spotted the poster at a tram stop outside the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, while the publication’ reported that it had been sent “several shots of the new poster... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Determined clerk championed the work of para-legalsthe AICVic's agenda. It was during this time that he also set up the Centre for
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 28 days ago
the AICVic's agenda. It was during this time that he also set up the Centre for Para-legal Studies through the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Eventually, following a change of government, AICVic was successful in its goal and a... Read more
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The Age
Determined clerk championed the work of para-legalsthe AICVic's agenda. It was during this time that he also set up the Centre for
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
the AICVic's agenda. It was during this time that he also set up the Centre for Para-legal Studies through the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Eventually, following a change of government, AICVic was successful in its goal and a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The clever country: can universities meet the challenges facing regional Australia?Vice-Chancellor. Before taking up this position in February 2010, Professor Ba
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Vice-Chancellor. Before taking up this position in February 2010, Professor Barber was deputy vice-chancellor at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University. Professor Barber has significant international education experience,... Read more
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TheBull
Consumers wary, but still spendingof the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence
TheBull / Posted 30 days ago
of the economic data? The ANZ/Roy Morgan weekly survey of consumer confidence closely tracks the monthly Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index but the former measure is a timelier assessment of consumer attitudes and is now... Read more
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WA Today
Hope yet for economy despite dark dayswhere optimists outnumber pessimists – where it has remained for nine straight
WA Today / Posted a month ago
where optimists outnumber pessimists – where it has remained for nine straight months, according to the latest Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment. "We have not seen such a succession of weak reads since 2008," Westpac's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hope yet for economy despite dark dayswhere optimists outnumber pessimists – where it has remained for nine straight
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
where optimists outnumber pessimists – where it has remained for nine straight months, according to the latest Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment. "We have not seen such a succession of weak reads since 2008," Westpac's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hope yet for economy despite dark dayswhere optimists outnumber pessimists – where it has remained for nine straight
Brisbane Times / Posted 1 months ago
where optimists outnumber pessimists – where it has remained for nine straight months, according to the latest Westpac Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment. "We have not seen such a succession of weak reads since 2008," Westpac's... Read more
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