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Australian Risk Climate:  Bright Signs for Credit Growth

The outlook for commercial borrowing is showing signs of improvement with survey findings that 21 per cent of businesses intend to seek credit to grow during the third quarter of the year, the strongest response since the beginning of 2011. With interest rates remaining at record lows and the Australian Bureau of Statistics revealing that business lending in April increased ... Read More »

Australian Risk Climate: Businesses Expectations Improve Post Elections

Australian businesses are expecting an earnings boost during the Christmas period, with the outlook for year-end profits jumping to their highest levels since the beginning of the year as confidence returns following the election. After a year of weak and falling expectations, the business outlook for the final quarter of 2013 has improved for the key areas of sales and ... Read More »