ASEAN’s Covid-19 labour dilemma

This time around, the ASEAN region has several noteworthy weak spots. Labour-intensive industries and low-income earners are the hardest hit.


Pandemic batters life insurers

KPMG insurance sector lead David Kells said the industry's profits have either fallen or losses worsened on almost every metric.


Did large funds withstand the COVID-19 sell-off?

Big does not mean best as most of the largest active Australian equity funds have not beat the sector average return so far this year and the largest maximum drawdown for the group was -34.4%.


Two in three Aussies’ finances impacted by COVID-19

The new research found that two-thirds of Australians (67 per cent) have had their finances impacted by COVID-19, with nearly half (49 per cent) of those surveyed predicting it will take at least three months to get their financial goals back on track.