RBA April 2020 – Lockdown, An Australian Recession And What This Will Mean For The World Economy

Yes, it’s the first Tuesday of the month… which means the RBA Board has met and kept the cash rate on hold at 0.25%.

This video features Ben’s update on the cash rate… as well as a DEEP dive on the data that’s spreading across the economy as the world tries to navigate through COVID-19.

Ben will be talking about the economic mess we’re likely to see — in terms of a Recession here in Australia — how long this will last, and how long we can expect to be living in lockdown conditions until things pick back up again.

He’ll also discuss, with specific reference to the coronavirus crisis…

  • The RBA Announcement — April 2020
  • World Stock Markets: United States, China, Europe
  • What’s happening here in Australia and the ASX Stock Market
  • Aussie Dollar
  • Unemployment (where this will go + the fiscal stimulus introduced)
  • Consumer Confidence & Sentiment
  • Business Confidence and Sentiment
  • Retail Sales
  • The Property story
  • CoreLogic numbers

It’s a BIG RBA Episode with everything going on at the moment…. and it’s definitely one you DON’T want to miss out on if you want to stay informed about what’s currently going on and we’re it looks like we’re going…




And of course… Additional Helpful Resources on COVID-19

National Update: Click here

State Update:


And One Final Word…

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