AMP news

  • Borrower response to RBA cuts 'sub-par' by AB

    Home buyers' response to the past eight RBA rate cuts has been 'sub-par', according to one top economist - and talk of a recession looms

  • Chief economist says housing investment's back in fashion by Mackenzie McCarty

    One major economist says investing in residential housing is likely to produce higher returns than cash, term deposits or bonds over the next 5 years

  • 'Close call', but no rate cut on the cards by Mackenzie McCarty

    The majority of economists say the RBA will maintain the cash rate at its current level following tomorrow's meeting, with one notable exception

  • Genworth appoints new CFO by Mackenzie McCarty

    Genworth has announced the appointment of a former St George bank CEO to its chief financial officer position

  • Shares trump property and cash investments: Oliver by Mackenzie McCarty

    AMP's chief economist, Shane Oliver, says Australian investors have tended to favor bank deposits and property in the past few years - but says to keep doing so could be a mistake

  • Cash rate horoscope: Predictions for 2013 by Mackenzie McCarty

    The RBA has cut the cash rate - but is it low enough? Leading economist Shane Oliver and ING Direct's Glenn Baker give Australian Broker the inside scoop on what 2013 holds for mortgage brokers