Weekly Economic Update 3 April 2017

In this week’s Australia & NZ Economic update print version:


  • RBA on hold; housing excesses to ease

  • Data Wrap:

                 - Feb private sector credit

  • Round-up of local data released over the week

  • Data preview:

                 - Feb dwelling approvals

                 - Feb retail trade

                 - Feb trade balance, AUDbn

                 - RBA policy decision

New Zealand

  • New Zealand: week ahead & Data wrap

  • Round-up of local data released over the week

  • Data preview

                 -  Q1 Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion

Other countries data preview:

  • US March employment report


Key data & event risk for the week ahead


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Economic & financial forecasts


Full disclaimer

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. The forecasts given above are predictive in character. Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure that the assumptions on which the forecasts are based are reasonable, the forecasts may be affected by incorrect assumptions or by known or unknown risks and uncertainties. The results ultimately achieved may differ substantially from these forecasts.