In Shane Oliver’s latest article he discusses quantitative easing, the role it is playing in the coronavirus economic rescue globally, and the implications for investors.

Key Points

  • Central bank support to ensure the flow of money and credit through economies is an essential part of the global and Australian coronavirus economic rescue.
  • This has increasingly involved quantitative easing which entails the printing of money.
  • Higher inflation is an obvious risk from money printing, but it’s unlikely to become an issue until economic activity more than fully recovers.

Read Shane’s complete article here.

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