Markets

Australia’s economy may be already slowing down

The outlook for Australian economic growth continues to soften with the latest Westpac-MI leading index for February pointing to sub-trend levels for activity in the months ahead. The indices six-month annualised deviation from trend growth rate, a measure of the likely pace of economic activity three-to-nine months into the future, […]
Australia’s economy may be already slowing down
Markets

Australian economic growth looks set to remain sluggish

The Westpac-MI leading index, a gauge on likely economic activity looking three to nine months ahead, weakened substantially in December, suggesting that the economy is likely to remain sluggish in the first half of 2016. The index is a summary measure and includes information from a number of domestic markets, […]
Australian economic growth looks set to remain sluggish