Economic and market update
11 October 2016
In the latest update, Bob Cunneen, Senior Economist reviews events in markets during September.
- how European shares edged lower due to the concerns over the health of Europe's banking system
- the timing for higher US interest rates being a key issue driving global markets
- the mild gain achieved by Australian shares, and
- how the Australian Resources sector was supported by higher coal and oil prices.
Read the October update Q&A (PDF)