Iron ore tumbled last week, falling below the $US58 a tonne mark on Friday, and volatility risk has risen, according to NAB.
Timothy Moore Local shares are poised to open slightly higher, though brokers will be on the sidelines in China, the UK and the US.
Myriam Robin The severe pressure on retail stocks will ramp up again this week as retail sales come in the spotlight.
Felicity Caldwell Queensland cabinet has decided not to grant a royalty holiday for the Adani Carmichael mine.
Mark Bouris I know of no other industry where the taxpayer underwrites borrowings - it's a unique arrangement and one that the banks can't characterise as "just another cost", writes Mark Bouris.
Madeleine Heffernan Online retailer Amazon will be lucky to get 5 per cent market share in Australia over eight years, investor says.
Peter Martin Knowing someone matters more than bright ideas when it comes to making it rich in Australia
Georgina Dent How would you rate the chances of 2 million small-business owners having adequate superannuation?
Royce Millar, Simon Johanson, Ben Schneiders Lawyers, developers and business figures linked to notorious property spruiker Henry Kaye face their first public grilling over the land banking scams into which mum and dad investors tipped as much as $100 million.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon Financial expert Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon investigates whether it's possible to get out of a contract to buy an off-the-plan apartment.