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Independence for the RBA

Story Published: 1 May 2012

UPDATE 2:30 The RBA has cut the official cash rate by 50 basis points, bringing it to 3.75%

RBA cuts rates by 25 basis points

Story Published: 5 Jun 2012

THE Reserve Bank has cut the cash rate by 25 basis points, citing volatility in world economies and modest growth in...

How to own a gold iPhone and eat children

Story Published: 27 Aug 2013

FACEBOOK to be rolled out to the starving and dying, the new iPhone will be gold and someone wants a 100-metre-tall statue...

St George Economics economy and finance update

Story Published: 4 Jun 2013

THE RBA will announce its latest position on the cash rate today at 2.30 pm. The RBA is expected to remain on hold given...

ANZ follows other banks and passes on part cut

Story Published: 13 Oct 2012

ANZ has followed the lead of the other big banks by cutting its variable home loan interest rate by less than the Reserve...

Official cash rate record low

Story Published: 24 May 2013

THE Reserve Bank of Australia’s decision this month to cut the official rate to 2.75% takes the cash rate to a record low...

ANZ lowers rates by more than the RBA's own cut

Story Published: 10 May 2013

ANZ has trumped the other big four banks by lowering its standard variable rate by more than the Reserve Bank’s 25 basis...

Housing approval numbers to fall short of RBA expectations

Story Published: 4 Mar 2013

THE first ABS building approvals update for 2013 indicates that new home building activity will this year fall short of RBA...

Weak Aussie dollar means rate cut unlikely

Story Published: 2 Jun 2013

A WEAK Australian dollar since the beginning of May will be enough for the Reserve Bank to leave the cash rate on hold at...

RBA leaves cash rate on hold

Story Published: 7 Aug 2012

THE Reserve Bank has left the cash rate on hold at 3.5%, indicating it was too soon to determine whether previous cuts on...

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