LINKS

Australian Securities and Investments Commission ASIC

www.asic.gov.au


Australian Prudential Regulatory Authority APRA

www.apra.gov.au


Australian Taxation Office ATO

www.ato.gov.au


Financial Industry Complaints Service Limited FICS

Financial Ombudsman Service FOS

www.fics.asn.au

www.fos.org.au



Financial Planning Association FPA

The Australian Financial Review

www.fpa.asn.au www.afr.com.au


Australian Stock Exchange

Bloomberg

www.asx.com.au www.bloomberg.com


The New York Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange

www.nyse.com www.londonstockexchange.com

The Chicago Board Options Exchange

www.cboe.com/vix


Financial Services Institute of Australasia

www.finsia.com


Political shenanigan in an election year will ensure no enonomic recovery in the US until 2013 | Europe will unwillingly accept its economic reality, Eurozone will face structural change as peripheral countries finally default leaving bond markets in chaos | China will move to slow its economy to avert economic meltdown as export-led recovery fails to materialize. This will impact the resources boom in Australia, lead to higher unemployment and potential recession spurred by weak manufacturing and retail