War impacts central bank expectations


The terrible war in Ukraine continues to dominate headlines. The potential economic implications from the war and the economic sanctions imposed on Russia continue to drive volatility in global markets and are underpinning a shift towards safe-haven assets. Additionally, the war and fears on the impacts it may have on the global economic recovery have affected market pricing of central bank rate increases over 2022.

Additionally, Australia also faced its own difficulties as flood waters rose across many parts of Queensland and New South Wales, devastating many rural communities and impacting residents across both states. These factors are likely to negatively drag on confidence in March.

Download – 7 March 2022 Weekly economic outlook



There is plenty of speculation around when the Reserve Bank (RBA) will hike the cash rate. Wages growth is a key piece in the monetary policy puzzle and is being watched closely by economists and the RBA alike.
Private Credit continues to deliver consistent absolute returns, offering a yield advantage compared to other traditional bond and credit sectors, all whilst helping investors diversify their public market exposure in a rising rate environment.


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