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  • Analysis On Australian Elections

    Barnaby Joyce, Senator For Queensland, Australia gives his views on what to expect at the upcoming election in Australia on September 7.

  • Australian mining regaining control: Kingsgate CEO

    Gavin Thomas, CEO of Kingsgate Consolidated, says the Australian mining industry is taking back control through cost-reduction and is returning to competitiveness.

  • Australia's economic outlook looks shaky: Pro

    Robert Prior-Wandesforde, Director, Asia Economics at Credit Suisse warns that China's slowdown will hurt growth in Australia while the QE money flowing from Japan will not help the situation either.

  • West Australian mining growing strongly: Premier

    Colin Barnett, Premier of Western Australia explains why the region still retains a diversified mining economy despite fears about an end to the nation's resource boom.

  • Australians head to the polls in September

    Less than two months after ousting Julia Gillard from the top job, Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is setting the stage for a fight at the polls with his rival, Tony Abbott. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.

  • Positive on Australian earnings season: Pro

    Sheriden Hure, Portfolio Manager at Aurora Funds discusses the latest budget update and explains how economic growth will impact the upcoming earnings season.

  • How much risk are Australian investors taking?

    Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor Funds discusses the latest comments from RBA Governor Glenn Stevens and shares his top stock picks.

  • Australia corporate earnings to pick up: Pro

    Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, says Australia may be coming into a period of slower GDP growth but he explains why he expects corporate earnings to pick up.

  • Wait to buy resources stocks: Pro

    Brad Partridge, Portfolio Manager at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says he's concerned about expectations for short-term weakness in the resources sector, and that investors should wait for prices to come down before buying stocks.

  • Expect the RBA to cut rates at August meeting

    Savanth Sebastian, Equities Economist at Commonwealth Securities explains why Australian second-quarter inflation data leaves the door open for more easing.

  • Take caution with energy stocks: Pro

    Glenn Rosewall, Executive Chairman at BBY says investors should be wary of energy stocks in the medium term. He says that the oil price is too strong, and that there's potential for it to impact Australian oil & gas companies.

  • ASX 200's bernanke bounce

    Sam Henderson, CEO of Henderson Maxwell discusses the Woodside's output numbers and the latest trends in the Australian market.

  • Billabong shares worth the risk

    Charles Leyland, Managing Director of Leyland Private Asset Management says the refinancing deal Billabong made with Altamont puts the surfwear retailer in a good position.

  • Time to Buy AUD

    Kingsley Jones, Founder & CIO at Jevons Global explains his call on how to trade the Aussie.

  • Why you should 'ignore the euro'

    Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, says most euro zone issues are already priced in and advises concentrating on areas such as Australia and Asian emerging markets.

  • RBA will cut interest rates again in August

    Rob Henderson, Chief Economist, Markets at NAB Global Markets Research tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks there's a 60% chance that the RBA will cut interest rates again in August.

  • The Attraction Of Australian REITs

    Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor, discusses how Australian REITs may become the next hot topic as pain for the country's mining industry is expected to continue.

  • Trading Australia's Strong Jobs Report

    Simon Boulton, Director at Aequalis Consulting thinks the message on the ground is rather mixed, despite Australia's upbeat June employment data.

  • Keep Positioning for U.S. Recovery: Pro

    Kristy Campbell, Senior Equity Analyst at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says investors should continue to invest in Australian companies that are exposed to the U.S. recovery. She says Brambles is one of the best-placed businesses for this.

  • Where to Next for Australian Coal?

    Daniel Hynes, Director and Head of Strategy at CIMB tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks Australian coal production will need to fall before the market can improve.