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  • 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.

  • Australia Property: Mining Towns Look Shaky

    Louis Christopher, Managing Director at SQM Research tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks property investment in Australia's mining towns are a shaky proposition at the moment.

  • Some people take the team on a retreat to mini-golf but if you're LinkedIn, you build the mini-golf course IN the office.

  • Can Rudd Change Australian Labor's Fate?

    David Burchell, senior lecturer, School of Humanities and Languages at the University of Western Sydney, says the Australian Labor Party elected Kevin Rudd in order to "minimize the scale of the loss" at the next elections.

  • Is Kevin Rudd the Market's Friend?

    Martin Lakos, division director at Macquarie Private Wealth, tells CNBC that some uncertainty has been removed by the end of Australia's leadership crisis.

  • How to Play the AUD During Election Uncertainty

    As Kevin Rudd takes over the reins from Julia Gillard, David Forrester, Senior Vice President, G10 FX Strategy at Macquarie, predicts how this political event will shape AUD movements ahead of the next general elections.

  • Australia Receives New Prime Minister After Vote

    Australia's Julia Gillard has lost her position as Prime Minister to former leader Kevin Rudd in a vote of Labor Party lawmakers late Wednesday. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.

  • The Changing Landscape For Australia's Labor Party

    Bob Katter, Federal Member for Queensland district of Kennedy and Leader of Katter's Australian Party, explains why he threw his support behind Kevin Rudd to take the Labor leadership.

  • What challenges lie ahead for Kevin Rudd as he takes another turn as Prime Minister of Australia?

  • Australia PM's Leadership Challenged

    CNBC's Matt Taylor, reports from Australia where the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, has called for a leadership ballot to put an end to threats to her position.

  • Australia's Former PM Rudd to Challenge Gillard

    Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard has called a leadership ballot for 11.00 CET this morning. Matthew Taylor has more.

  • Bargain Bond Tips

    Mark Todd, Director, Fixed Income Sales at Fixed Income Investment Group talks to Cash Flow on how to play the bond market, and gives us his top bond picks.

  • It's official! Australia has named the winners of its "Best Jobs in the World" contest — here are the winners, everyone from outback adventurer to chief funster.

  • Favour News Corp's U.S. Earnings: Expert

    Philip Parker, CIO of Altair Asset says he sold out of News Corp prior to the split, but would look at investing back in the company's 21st Century Fox business for U.S. dollar earnings exposure.

  • Yield Will Come Back in Favor: Pro

    Scott Maddock , Senior Analyst at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says the rotation out of yield in the recent market correction is temporary, and that Australian investors will start favoring high yielding stocks again.

  • Australian CFO's Turn Cautious Amid Uncertainty: Amex

    Melanie Cochrane, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Global Commercial Payments JAPA at American Express says Australian CFOs have turned more cautious this year, with political gridlock and economic uncertainty weighing on the outlook for business.

  • AUD Futures Are Too Short

    Keagan York, Head of FX Strategy at Compass Global Markets forecasts the bottom for the Australian dollar will be 93.25 against the greenback.

  • Australia Market Weakness is Short Term: Pro

    Dale Gilham , Chief Analyst at Wealth Within explains why he believes the S&P ASX 200 index will find good support between the 4,600 - 4,700 levels.

  • Global Businesses to Benefit From Weak AUD: Expert

    Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor says Australian companies with a global focus should benefit from the weaker Australian dollar, and shareholders will reap the returns.