What's Happening

Your 10-second guide to today's Australia's inflation report


Iron ore and steel futures are going nuts


The outlook for global steel demand over the next couple of years, in one map



We just received another sign that the global economy is slowing down


Australian home prices are lower than a year ago


Australian auction clearance rates continue to soften



The Australian dollar is getting hammered as US bond yields scale fresh highs


Iron ore is under pressure as steel prices start to slide


BAML says a flattening US yield curve won't stop the Fed from hiking rates


Australian inflation has been weak for years -- and economists reckon the start of 2018 was the same


The indicator with an almost perfect record of predicting US recessions is close to a tipping point


Traders just punted more FX than ever before



It looks like spending in Australia is starting to slow a little


The Australian dollar just went hard into reverse


Iron ore explodes higher, recording its largest gain of 2018


This index says housing affordability is improving across most of Australia



Here's what economists are saying about Australia's jobs report


Fewer Australians are falling behind on their home loan repayments


Australian employment growth is slowing


'IT'S ALL GOOD': Australian property professionals have never been more bullish


Inflationary pressures in New Zealand remain weak


Demand for Australian real estate workers is starting to fall


The Australian dollar is finding buyers as commodity prices surge


Iron ore prices are suddenly charging higher


Your 10-second guide to today's Australian jobs report


Jobs are popping up all across Australia


More Chinese tourists are visiting Australia than ever before


China's stock market is looking more than a little crook


ANZ says Australia's housing market downturn has largely run its course


China's property market slowdown looks like may be over -- for now


The early evidence suggests Australia's retail sales revival in February was short-lived


This chart explains why Australian unemployment hasn't fallen much despite booming jobs growth


Morgan Stanley remains bearish on the Australian economy, at least in the short term


The surge in Chinese consumer confidence over the past 2 years, in one chart


The Australian dollar is treading water


China is about to release a property report that could influence iron ore markets


Why Australia's latest housing market downturn largely reflects falling prices in Sydney and Melbourne


ANZ explains why the RBA isn't about to lift interest rates, even though it's talking about it


The RBA is now actively discussing raising interest rates


China's GDP data comes in right on target, as it's done for nearly three years


Why Australian wage growth looks set to remain lousy for some time yet, in one chart


Rent increases are slowing in most Australian capital cities


Here's how the latest downturn in Sydney and Melbourne property prices compares to those seen in the past


The Australian dollar is edging higher ahead of China's latest economic report card


Iron ore remains under pressure


The vaunted 'synchronised upswing' in the global economy is starting to look patchy


Where the new homes in Sydney are being built, in 2 charts


Sydney home prices are still sliding


Australian auction clearance rates softened last week, led by weaker results in Melbourne and Sydney


Iron ore markets remain choppy and directionless