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  • This is the best safe haven asset Sunday, 5 Jul 2015 | 11:18 PM ET
    This is the best safe haven asset

    Amid a slow recovery in the U.S. economy and turmoil in Greece, Steve Goldman, managing director at Kapstream Capital, likes short-dated debt in the U.S. and Australia.

  • Australia has a small club of shares Warren Buffett might buy, Credit Suisse said in the wake of the storied investor's first acquisition Down Under.

  • Here's the upside in Australia's May retail sales Thursday, 2 Jul 2015 | 11:10 PM ET
    Here's the upside in Australia's May retail sales

    On a year-on-year basis, Australia's retail sales figures are up about 5 percent in May, says David Thomas, head of Australian consumer research at CLSA.

  • Why Macquarie likes this sector in Australian markets Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015 | 9:48 PM ET
    Why Macquarie likes this sector in Australian markets

    John Milroy, investment adviser at Macquarie, likes internationally-oriented counters in Australia's stock market.

  • Close encounters of the shark kind Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015 | 8:25 AM ET
    Close encounters of the shark kind

    Scuba divers got up close and personal with a curious tiger shark off the coast of Florida, and a rare basking shark was caught of the waters of Australia.

  • Why the Woolworths CEO exit was expected Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015 | 11:09 PM ET
    Why the Woolworths CEO exit was expected

    Gareth James, Senior Equities Analyst at Morningstar, says he expected the CEO departure as the business has been under pressure for a while.

  • Graphene: The key to the next industrial revolution? Monday, 15 Jun 2015 | 11:44 PM ET
    Graphene: The key to the next industrial revolution?

    Christopher Darby, managing director and CEO of Valence, introduces the properties of graphene which will be a fundamental material for the next generation of electronics.

  • After Berkshire deal, is it time to buy IAG? Monday, 15 Jun 2015 | 11:10 PM ET
    After Berkshire deal, is it time to buy IAG?

    David Ellis, head of Australian Banking Research at Morningstar Australasia, explains why he has a 'hold' rating on IAG's stock even though the deal with Berkshire Hathaway will likely result in more sustainable earnings.

  • What Canberra can do to complement RBA easing Monday, 15 Jun 2015 | 6:38 PM ET
    What Canberra can do to complement RBA easing

    Ivan Colhoun, chief economist, Markets at National Australia Bank, says more infrastructure spending can help Australia's economic transition.

  • Bubbly, anyone? The Sydney property debate Thursday, 11 Jun 2015 | 8:28 PM ET

    Sydney home prices may have surged, but even Australia's top policy makers can't agree on whether the market is a bubble.

  • Jobs data show Australia economy on track: HSBC Wednesday, 10 Jun 2015 | 9:36 PM ET
    Jobs data show Australia economy on track: HSBC

    Thursday's jobs data indicated that the peak in unemployment in Australia has probably passed, says Paul Bloxham, chief economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC.

  • Fashion 21 opens flagship store in Sydney Tuesday, 9 Jun 2015 | 8:31 PM ET
    Fashion 21 opens flagship store in Sydney

    Don Chang, CEO of Forever 21, says Australia is one of the company's favorite Asian markets and explains why he isn't worried about recent weakness in the country's consumer spending.

  • RBA governor Stevens may jawbone the currency: Pro Tuesday, 9 Jun 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    RBA governor Stevens may jawbone the currency: Pro

    As another rate cut may worsen Sydney's housing bubble, RBA governor Glenn Stevens may try to jawbone the Aussie dollar at his speech on Wednesday, says Campbell Dawson, director at Elstree Investment Management.

  • Russia and Qatar could lose FIFA World Cup Monday, 8 Jun 2015 | 11:05 AM ET
    A FIFA logo sits on the rooftop at the FIFA headquarters on June 3, 2015 in Zurich.

    Russia and Qatar, hosts of the next two soccer World Cup tournaments, could lose the right to hold the games if evidence of bribery emerges.

  • Aussie bond investors, time to consider XTBs? Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 10:35 PM ET
    Aussie bond investors, time to consider XTBs?

    Richard Murphy, co-founder & CEO at Australian Corporate Bond Company, introduces the exchange-traded bond units (XTBs) which allow mom-and-pop investors to buy units in a trust representing ASX 50 companies' wholesale bonds.

  • Why Australia's GDP is 'dangerous' for stocks Wednesday, 3 Jun 2015 | 8:17 PM ET
    Why Australia's GDP is 'dangerous' for stocks

    Apart from keeping the central bank on hold, the surprisingly upbeat first-quarter GDP print will do little to boost domestic consumption, says David Solusky, head of investment strategy at UBS Wealth Management Australia.

  • OCBC remains 'cautious' on Aussie dollar Wednesday, 3 Jun 2015 | 12:16 AM ET
    OCBC remains 'cautious' on Aussie dollar

    Vasu Menon, vice president, Group Wealth Management at OCBC Bank, says factors such as a stronger U.S. dollar and a slowdown in China will weigh on the Australian dollar.

  • Australia's Q1 GDP is a 'false read'? Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 10:36 PM ET
    Australia's Q1 GDP is a 'false read'?

    Sean Fenton, portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners, explains why he remains cautious on Australia despite an upbeat gross domestic product for the first quarter.

  • Australia's economy grew faster than expected in the first quarter, but analysts were concerned about the quality of the data.

  • Hockey: Australia Q1 GDP is a 'good, solid result' Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 10:15 PM ET
    Hockey: Australia Q1 GDP is a 'good, solid result'

    Joe Hockey, Treasurer of Australia, says the first-quarter gross domestic product confirms the presence of a "strong, broad-based momentum in the Australian economy."