The ABS GDP growth figures for the September quarter of 2016 pinpointed a wide disparity in the economic performance of the states which is also reflected in the Alleasing Index. Beyond geographies, the Index also shows significant differences in sentiment between industry sectors, reinforcing the view of an uneven economy traveling at different speeds. With each state and industry segment performing at different speeds, our research looks into how businesses see the coming quarter and how that will affect the national economy.
The connected ‘Internet of Things,’ (IoT) world is not simply one technology, it is a combination of wireless, cloud services, mobility and data analytics. So far, 2017 is shaping as a significant milestone year in its development as devices across the globe connect online. The Alleasing Equipment Demand Index reveals the most popular assets amongst businesses and how technology will shape the future of business.