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  • Iron Ore Price Has Gone Too Far: Expert

    Steve Johnson, CIO, Intelligent Investor says the iron ore price has gone too far, too fast, and that the demand picture out of China doesn't support the spike in prices.

  • Australia to Post Relatively Large Deficits: Pro

    Glenn Levine, Senior Economist, Moody's Analytics says the recent increase in iron ore prices does not make up for the first half of last year. He expects Australia to still post large deficits in the future.

  • The Best Housing Markets to Invest in

    Tim Murphy, Founder & CEO, IP Global says the housing recovery is underway in the U.S. He lists the company's best and worst regional picks for residential property investments.

  • RBA Rate Cut  Has Helped Property Sector: Rio

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC explains how RBA rate cuts have helped the housing market. He expects more support will trickle through to boost construction activity.

  • Trades: News Corp and Commonwealth Bank

    Campbell Dawson, Portfolio Manager at Elstree Investment Management tells CNBC's Cash Flow why News Corp and Commonwealth Bank are good trades at the moment.

  • Australia: Focus on Growth Companies

    Matthew Haupt, Equity Analyst, Wilson Asset Management tells CNBC's Cash Flow which Australian stocks he likes for 2013.

  • United's Top Flier in 2012

    United Airlines' most frequent flyer, Tom Stuker, discuses just how much travel he put in this year, and what the biggest perks of being a "frequent flyer" is.

  • S&P ASX 200 Unlikely To Perform Strongly In 2013: Pro

    Michael Glennon, CEO, Glennon Capital sees weak economic fundamentals holding back the Australian market, adding that he expects some recovery in resource stocks next year.

  • Australia in the Asian Century

    Philip Green, Australian High Commissioner to Singapore discusses Australia's role in the scale and pace of Asia's vast economic expansion as the land down under seeks greater regional integration.

  • S&P ASX 200 Seen Hitting 4,900: Pro

    Ben Clark, Portfolio Manager at TMS Capital says to invest in companies that are growing their earnings, have reasonable price/earnings ratios, and have decent yields.

  • Outlook for Australia in 2013

    Gavin Stacey, Head of Australia and New Zealand Rates Strategy at Barclays explains why he was not surprised by the Australian Government's decision to drop their budget surplus target.

  • Finding Year-End Opportunities in Australia

    Geoff Wilson, Portfolio Manager, Wilson Asset Management discusses his investment strategy as the markets down under wrap up the year. He's buying small firms that he believes will bring reasonable growth.

  • ACCC: Modest Benefits From Qantas-Emirates Deal

    Rod Sims, Chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says the regulatory body granted conditional approval to the Qantas-Emirates deal because the benefits arising from the alliance are modest.

  • Best ETFs for 2013

    Drew Corbett, head of investment strategy at BetaShares, tells CNBC's "Cash Flow" why ETFs are a good bet for 2013.

  • AUD to Stay High

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC says that the Australian dollar will continue to stay high as the country's economic fundamentals are strong.

  • Australia Growth to Pick Up Next Year: Analyst

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC says that Australia's economy will pick up next year as the Chinese economy is on course to bottom out.

  • CNBC Exclusive: CBA and Aussie Home Loans

    John Symond, Executive Chairman of Aussie Home Loans tells us why he sold an 80% stake in his company to the Commonwealth Bank.

  • Australian surfwear company Billabong International put its shares in a trading halt on Monday ahead of a possible takeover bid for the company, the latest development in a tumultuous year in which three previous takeover offers failed.

  • Shaking Up Australia's Big Banks

    Back in the 1990's, Mark Bouris shook up the mortgage market in Australia and now, he wants to take on the big banks. CNBC's Oriel Morrison speaks to the current Executive Chairman of Yellow Brick Road Wealth Management to discover his game plan.

  • Time to Add Some Risk: Expert

    Stephen Hogan, Senior Private Client Adviser, Equities/Derivatives, Novus Capital says risk assets should rally in the coming months. He says it's a good time to add some exposure to stocks like BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto.