The Pulse The global economic recovery continues, however growth is uneven across regions and there were signs of a loss of momentum in Europe through the September quarter.
Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs) have had a challenging year, with COVID-19 linked market uncertainty affecting income and returns but SMSF trustees haven’t been sitting on their hands.
When the inflation rate fell into negative territory in the June quarter, it was so unusual it begged the question of what this means for the economy. Are we facing deflation or even stagflation and what is the difference?
After a year when even the best laid plans have been put on hold due to COVID-19, people who were planning to retire soon may be having second thoughts. You may be concerned about a drop in your super balance, insecure work, or an uncertain investment outlook.
The Pulse The impact of the COVID‐19 pandemic on the global economy has been profound, especially in emerging, low income economies with limited health care capacity.