Flash: AUD faces challenges in next 1 to 3 years – RBS

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) – AUD faces tough challenges in the next one to three years as the economy re-adjusts from mining investment-led growth, with the industry momentum having clearly peaked, notes Greg Gibbs, FX Strategist at RBS.

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“It remains expensive, and thus we expect moderate further declines. However, the structural external position is heading towards balance and it should eventually settle at a higher average than pre-mining boom levels.”

“There is risk of a period of undershoot in the next year, and it continues to depend heavily on the Chinese fixed investment growth that appears in need of structural adjustment lower.”
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