5671.0 - Lending Finance, Australia, Jul 2016 Quality Declaration 
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JULY KEY FIGURES

Jun 2016
Jul 2016
Jun 2016 to Jul 2016
$m
$m
% change

TREND ESTIMATES
Housing finance for owner occupation(a)
20 275
20 255
-0.1
Personal finance
7 152
7 159
0.1
Commercial finance
38 431
37 759
-1.7
Lease finance
512
497
-2.9
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED ESTIMATES
Housing finance for owner occupation(a)
20 589
19 946
-3.1
Personal finance
6 867
7 134
3.9
Commercial finance
35 726
38 947
9.0
Lease finance
537
491
-8.7

(a) Excludes alterations and additions

Personal Finance
Graph: Graph shows personal  finance seasonally adjusted and trend data

Commercial Finance
Graph: Commercial Finance




JULY KEY POINTS


JULY 2016 COMPARED WITH JUNE 2016:

HOUSING FINANCE FOR OWNER OCCUPATION
  • The total value of owner occupied housing commitments excluding alterations and additions fell 0.1% in trend terms, and the seasonally adjusted series fell 3.1%.


PERSONAL FINANCE
  • The trend series for the value of total personal finance commitments rose 0.1%. Fixed lending commitments rose 0.3%, while revolving credit commitments fell 0.2%.
  • The seasonally adjusted series for the value of total personal finance commitments rose 3.9%. Revolving credit commitments rose 9.8%, and fixed lending commitments rose 0.3%.


COMMERCIAL FINANCE
  • The trend series for the value of total commercial finance commitments fell 1.7%. Revolving credit commitments fell 5.0%, and fixed lending commitments fell 0.8%.
  • The seasonally adjusted series for the value of total commercial finance commitments rose 9.0%. Revolving credit commitments rose 23.3%, and fixed lending commitments rose 5.9%.


LEASE FINANCE
  • The trend series for the value of total lease finance commitments fell 2.9% in July 2016, and the seasonally adjusted series fell 8.7%, after a rise of 10.5% in June 2016.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE Release Date
August 2016 14 October 2016
September 2016 14 November 2016
October 2016 12 December 2016
November 2016 23 January 2017
December 201614 February 2017
January 2017 15 March 2017



REVISIONS

In this issue, revisions have been made to the original series as a result of improved reporting of survey and administrative data. These revisions have affected the following series:
  • Commercial Finance for period March 2016 to June 2016.
  • Personal Finance for period March 2016 to June 2016.
  • Owner occupied housing for period March 2016 to June 2016.
  • Investment housing for period March 2016 to June 2016.
  • Lease Finance for period March 2016 to June 2016.


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