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Five reasons why Australian shares are likely to outperform in the year ahead

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> Australia continues to perform better in 'controlling' coronavirus, it has a stronger economic support policy response, its major trading partners in Asia are in better shape, the drag from the mining bust is over and it should benefit from a cyclical global recovery in 2021.

> This is likely to result in a stronger recovery for the Australian economy relative to comparable countries which should see Australian shares & other assets benefit relative to global assets.

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