What are the risks of an Australian recession?

13 September 2017 What are the risks of an Australian recession? Key points Australia’s two key economic vulnerabilities are i) the housing market and ii) the dependence on Chinese growth for commodity demand. Vulnerabilities leave an economy exposed to downside shocks which could led to a recession. Dwelling price growth …

Why Wo/ Man and machine is the future of finance

Why Wo/ Man and machine is the future of finance Dr Bernard Meyerson, IBM’s chief innovation officer, was in the room in 2011 when his company’s powerful artificial intelligence (AI) computer, Watson, famously won Jeopardy, defeating the game show’s two most successful contestants. “There was an incredible euphoria,” Meyerson said …