Ask the expert: The big issues impacting 2017 markets, with the CommSec Media team

Join our experts, the CommSec Media team, at this month’s ‘Ask the expert’ Community event and ask about what the expected big economic issues of 2017 might mean for you. Taking place on Tuesday 24 January, 12-1pm; this event is for anyone wanting to develop a deeper understanding of the issues expected to influence the economy over the next 12 months, and the threats or opportunities these may present to investors.

The CommSec Media team collectively has over 50 years’ experience covering stock, commodity, currency and bond markets in Australia. The team provides ‘user-friendly’ finance, economic and market coverage, giving our customers the information they need to help them on their investment journey.


Remember, you need to be a CommSec customer to ask the CommSec Media team a question. Open a CommSec account today and join the conversation.

A different perspective on the markets

Make the most of a network of thousands of CommSec customers in CommSec Community - the free online forum where you can interact with a range of investors, traders and experts.

With thousands of new posts a week across diverse market topics, trading strategies and support, you can tap into a wealth of economic and market insights to broaden your trading perspective.

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Integrated stock pricing

Keep an eye on the latest price of the stock that you are reading about or discussing. Trade the stock directly from the conversation, add it to your watchlist, or get a detailed quote.


Understand the Community’s sentiment towards different stocks as it is added to the conversation and tallied across the community.

Education & Support

Visit our new to trading section, support boards or the Community knowledge base to help understand core trading concepts, ask questions around account maintenance or learn more about some of CommSec’s products and services.

You can start using CommSec Community immediately

Step 1 - Join CommSec

The CommSec Community is free to any CommSec customer, all you need to have is a current CommSec trading account.

Step 2 - Join the Community

Register with CommSec Community.

It takes less than 30 seconds to become part of the community, all you need to do is pick a nickname and you’re done!


Step 3 - Get involved

It doesn't matter what your trading experience there are people just like you helping each other each and every day.

Ask a question, debate a stock, and share your knowledge. We have a wide range of traders and investors in the Community, all of who are here to do the same.