Leaders optimistic for year ahead

If our policymakers' forecasts are right, 2016 will be a better year for shares than many expect - but investors should watch for these key trends.

Summary: Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison and Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen are positive about the momentum of the Australian and US economies in 2016, but there are still a number of unknowns to deal with, including the effects of the slowing mining boom in Australia and the effect of rate rises on the US dollar.


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