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5 hours ago, Mr Medved said:

Given the RBA isn't going to raise interest rates, I'm guessing the AUD may be about to head down the toilet.

I may need to pick up some more USD quick smart!

Another cracker of a day. The market is dictating rates irrespective of what the RBA does.

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On 6/21/2018 at 5:58 PM, cobran20 said:

Another cracker of a day. The market is dictating rates irrespective of what the RBA does.

 

Top broker uncovers a new hidden threat to investors from the banking sector

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“The additional problem is that for as long as wide interbank spreads cannot be easily explained, pent-up pressure on mortgage rates will continue to build,” said Credit Suisse. “This sets the stage for more than 50 bp [basis points] worth of out of cycle rate hikes.”

 

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yes rates are rising.

The FED started it under yellen and now even draghi is thinking about it.

The problem is when rates triple then debts get out of hand within 10years and then its game over for pensions and governments. Together thats more than 30% of population!

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9 hours ago, Swaize said:

yes rates are rising.

The FED started it under yellen and now even draghi is thinking about it.

The problem is when rates triple then debts get out of hand within 10years and then its game over for pensions and governments. Together thats more than 30% of population!

nothing but blue skies ahead!

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Absolutely.......for many Asians ;) 

Most Asian countries dont have pensions and have a small % old people 

 

Who controlled all trade? The british! Who was rich? The british! Then what happened? War and financial ruin. Who benefitted? USA! Who then controlled the oil trade? The USA! Then what happened? Financial ruin and too many wars! Who now controls trade? Asians! Who is soon rich? The Asians! Then what happens? :rolleyes:

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It seems like rates in Australia will fall relative to the USA, so the currency will get hammered. I just can't earn quickly enough to buy more USD!

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May explain why demand for investor loans has dried up. When Labor come into power at the next federal election and implement the negative gearing changes, the RE market will ...

Bendigo Bank raises mortgage rates, blames funding costs

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...rate rises of between 0.1 and 0.16 percentage points...

Adelaide Bank, Suncorp join Westpac and raise variable rates

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...Principal and interest-owner occupied and investment variable loans will be increasing by 12 basis points.

Interest-only owner occupied and residential investment loans will rise by 35 basis points and 40 basis points respectively...

 

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