Archive for May, 2014

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Lorne – Market Round Up

I had the pleasure in attending a budget breakfast during the week hosted by Westpac Bank and listening to address by B.T. Chief Economist Peter Caton. It was a most interesting session across multiple topics but none more than the Budget. The major objection being that this budget should not come under the heading of a crisis budget. In his words “Australia does not even sit … Continue Reading »

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Lorne – Market Round UP As we approach the end of the financial year our attention is attracted to the year that was and statistically how we compared with previous years. There are some trends that appear set and that is the volumes of transactions has remained relatively constant compared to the year ended June 30 2013. What will be of equal interest is the monitoring of ongoing interest in … Continue Reading »