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Data Alert: Australia has the Third Largest HNWI Population in the Asia-Pacific Region
13 Oct 2010
Asia-Pacific’s high net worth individuals (HNWIs) rose 26 per cent to 3 million in 2009, catching up with Europe’s HWNIs for the first time according to the 2010 Asia-Pacific Wealth Report released by Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management and Capgem ...
Data Alert: Australia’s Managed Funds Assets now at A$1.7 Trillion
7 Oct 2010
Australia’s total Funds Under Management (FUM) stood at A$1,702 billion in the June 2010 quarter, representing a CAGR of 11.4 per cent since 1995. The country’s managed funds assets are now 36 per cent larger than the market capitalisation (A$1,254 b ...
IMF cites favourable medium-term growth for Australia
1 Oct 2010
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cited favourable medium-term growth prospects for Australia in its just released ‘Mission Concluding Statement-Australia’.
Data Alert: Annual turnover across Australia’s financial markets rises to A$102 Trillion
28 Sep 2010
" The 2010 Australian Financial Markets Report, released by the Australian Financial Markets Association (AFMA), shows that Australia’s annual turnover of over-the-counter and exchanged-traded markets has exceeded A$100 trillion. The figures, which m ...
Data Alert: Activity in Australia’s Foreign Exchange market continues to increase
8 Sep 2010
Australia has one of the fastest growing Foreign Exchange (FX) markets in the world, according to the 2010 Triennial Central Bank Survey from the Bank for International Settlements. Total turnover has grown by a compound annual rate of 12 per cent be ...
Data Alert: Australian banks continue to exhibit robust performance
2 Sep 2010
Australia’s four major banks have maintained their ‘AA’ ratings, consistent with their strong performance and sound capital position. They are among nine of the world’s 100 top banks with a AA or above rating.
August 2010 International Data Comparison (IDC)
27 Aug 2010
Austrade’s August 2010 International Data Comparisons. It is an easy-to-read comparison of Australia’s performance and position across key economic and financial related indicators. The IDC has been updated to include data effective to 20 August, 20 ...
Data Alert: Australia’s Financial Services Workforce – Skilled and Expanding
2 Jul 2010
Australia’s 400,000 strong financial services workforce is highly skilled, innovative, multilingual, relatively cost competitive, and can draw on a wealth of international experience.
Data Alert: Australia’s Managed Funds – Taxation and Regulation
1 Jul 2010
The Government’s recent responses to the Reviews and its latest announcement of a wide range of taxation measures has increased the international attractiveness for exports and investments in Australia’s financial sector.
Data Alert: Australia Now 10th Largest Private Banking Market in the world
29 Jun 2010
Data just released in the 2010 World Wealth Report shows that as at year end 2009 Australia had the 10th largest private banking market in the world, up from eleventh place for 2008.

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