Oliver’s Insights – Why Unlisted Commercial Property Remains An Attractive Investment Decision

Australian unlisted commercial property returns have been strong at 9.5-10% p.a. over the last six years. In the latest “Oliver’s Insights”, Dr. Shane Oliver looks at the unlisted commercial property market and the attractive yields on offer compared to other assets.

Why Unlisted Commercial Property Remains An Attractive Investment Decision

Oliver’s Insights – Five Reasons Why The RBA Will Probably Cut Interest Rates Again

At its meeting today, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.0 per cent.

In the latest edition of “Oliver’s Insights”, Dr Shane Oliver discusses the outlook for Australian’s interest rates, and why he believes the RBA will cut interest rates again before the end of 2015.

To read the full article follow this link: Five Reasons Why the RBA Will Probably Cut Interest Rates Again

Oliver’s Insights – China’s Share Market Volatility

In the latest “Oliver’s Insights”, Dr. Shane Oliver looks at the recent volatility in the Chines share market, and the affects it may have on our economy.

The key points in the article are:

  • Just as the rise in Chinese shares had little economic impact it’s hard to see the pullback having a significant economic impact either.
  • Chinese economic growth is likely to remain “around 7%” with monetary and fiscal easing helping.
  • The volatility in Chinese shares represents a necessary correction. Large cap shares are not expensive.
  • The main dampener on commodity prices – and Australia’s terms of trade – is not China, but supply.

See Dr. Shane Oliver’s full article, China’s Share Market Volatility, for full details.