Market Conditions

Retail sales 1 month 3 months 12 months (0.1%) +0.2% +2.2%   Online retail sales 1 month 3 months 12 months +0.8% +1.1%...

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Market Conditions

Retail sales 1 month 3 months 12 months (0.1%) +0.2% +2.7%   Online retail sales 1 month 3 months 12 months +0.2% +0.7%...

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Market Conditions

Retail sales 1 month 3 months 12 months +0.4% +0.4% +3.0%   Online retail sales 1 month 3 months 12 months (0.5%) +1.2%...

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Agribusiness Industry Insights

Our Agribusiness framework includes knowledge sharing across a national team who are passionate about delivering solutions. Please see below three recent headline news stories and what they mean for...

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What’s News in Retail – February 2017

Consumer confidence The Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Confidence Index increased by 2.3% in February 2017. While the Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Confidence Index...

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National Mining Chronicle – Cap to cash

Australia’s miners notably reduced their average days working capital in the 2016 financial year by paying their creditors later, according to a report from advisory firm McGrathNicol. The...

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Food and Drink Business – Cash in the crosshairs

Inventory management is driving a cash crunch for food and beverage companies, writes Sean Wiles from McGrathNicol Advisory. Getting working capital processes right can be very challenging,...

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What’s News in Retail – January 2017

Consumer confidence The Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Confidence Index rose by 0.1% in January 2017. After a 3.9% deterioration in the index in December 2016, the 0.1...

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The National Business Review – Retailers’ working capital trend picks stress ahead

A McGrathNicol report shows retailers had a good 2016 even while stress could be looming as creditor days extended 5% to 45.4 days and revenue fell in the construction sector. The independent...

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Inside Construction – What’s holding up cash flow in construction?

Ongoing investment in working capital management, particularly billing and collections processes, is vital to the construction and engineering sector, but research undertaken by the McGrathNicol Cash...

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