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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 ...
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 ...
Australia ranked as attractive for investors
3 Sep 2010
The Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Confidence Index has ranked Australia as the third most attractive location in the world, after the United States and Canada, for primary and retail investors.
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 ...
Austrade attending 2010 World Investment Forum
5 Aug 2010
The Australian Trade Commission – Austrade – will take part in the 2010 World Investment Forum in Xiamin, China, from September 6 – 9.
‘Investment Management Industry in Australia’ published
22 Jul 2010
A comprehensive report, Investment Management Industry in Australia, has just been published by Austrade’s Financial Services division.
Foreign Investment Review Board issues investment clarification
5 Jul 2010
Australia's Foreign Investment Review Board has issued a clarification on Australia’s foreign investment policy.
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.

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