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Steve Goldman, Kapstream Capital MD, believes the RBA should wait for the release of the budget before cutting rates further.
The RBA will have to consider the AUD strength and whether another rate cut will help the economy, says Savanth Sebastian from Commonwealth Securities.
HSBC had struggled with a difficult operating environment in key markets such as Hong Kong and the U.K., warns Alex Wong from Ample Capital.