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Next week (mostly) in the RBA

Things are still a bit quiet on the vocal music front (the lull before the storm judging by my agenda) but there are a couple of free concerts of interest at noon in the RBA next week.   151 more words

Toronto Opera News And Views

Saborske aktualnosti

Goran Aleksić iz stranke Snaga u saboru je naj aktivniji oko pitanja kredita i banaka. Ovaj tjedan izvijestio je kolege zastupnike kako je pripremio i vladajućima proslijedio zakone koji bi napokon riješili manipuliranje kamatnim stopama i ilegalno poslovanje zadruga koje nisu imale licenciju za rad. 294 more words

19 Jan 2017 (AFR) - Why your home loan rate is heading higher in 2017

(19 January 2017, AFR, p18, by Jonathan Shapiro)

‘The experts are saying it’s time to brace for higher mortgage rates. The good old days of Reserve Bank of Australia rate cuts and banks falling over themselves to get your business appear to be behind us as the world prepares for a future of higher interest rates. 64 more words

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Aussie Debit Card average monthly spending growth slowing YoY

In the previous piece looking at stagnating spending on credit cards and static credit limit growth for the past 7-8 years I checked whether the use of debit cards showed any trends. 83 more words


Will 2017 be better for real estate agents than 2016? The data suggests yes.

Disclaimer: Comments are my own and not those of Ray White SA / NT or any of it’s affiliates. These comments should not be taken as investment advice and are only a general overview of the Australia-wide real estate market. 254 more words


The week ahead

There are a couple of events of interest in the coming week.  On Tuesday the free concert in the RBA has been switched from the originally announced chamber concert to a vocal concert featuring the Rebanks fellows at the Glenn Gould School.   96 more words

Toronto Opera News And Views


Yesterday’s free concert in the RBA featured mezzo Marion Newman with pianist Adam Sherkin and violinist Kathleen Kajioka in a programme of contemporary Canadian works (all the composers were in the room!) mostly connected in some way with Canada’s First Nations and Inuit peoples.   417 more words