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17 October 2017

Business trends point to growth, but devil is in the detail


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Business trends point to growth, but devil is in the detail

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Equipment Demand Index, Australia, October 2017

The October 2017 Australian edition of the Equipment Demand Index, Growth’s ahead, but the devil’s in the detail, is now available. Find out how business sentiment is faring across the country and how this is affecting their ability to grow and manage their day-to-day operations.

Excerpts from the report can be read below, or why not download your own free copy of the Equipment Demand Index?

Beating costs and competitors

Technology remains at the forefront of businesses minds. This quarter we take a look at the impact of having out of date technology has on a business and which sectors are taking the lead in adopting the latest tech.

Business Trends – What Lies Beneath the Data

On the surface, businesses continue to be confident in the economy and in updating their equipment, but shifts in the data are beginning to appear. Which states are the most ambitious in their growth prospects and are businesses beginning to feel tired of keeping up with the latest and greatest technology?

Rethinking Asset Acquisition

Nearly a quarter of Australian businesses are struggling with out of date or unproductive assets, double the amount from last year. But what are businesses going grow if they are burdened with unproductive equipment?

Growth and How to Fund it

Businesses across the majority of industries are keen to grow but with the latest Basel III regulations, how are businesses going to fund their equipment?

Download the report

Download your free copy of the October 2017, Australian Equipment Demand Index edition.

NB. The research and publication of the Equipment Demand Index was conducted under Maia Financial’s previous name, Alleasing. 

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