Interest rates unlikely to rise any time soon

Story Published: 8 Aug 2016

THE reasoning behind the latest cut to interest rates makes sense, according to St George economics.

Inflation, Interest Rates, Rba, St George Economics

RBA housing memo ‘out of date’

Story Published: 11 May 2016

TREASURER Scott Morrison has dismissed as “out of date” an internal Reserve Bank memo that says changes to negative gearing...

Memo, Negative Gearing, Rba, Scott Morrison

Rates hold steady at 2% for second consecutive month

Story Published: 7 Jul 2015

THE Reserve Bank has left the official interest rate on hold at the historic low of 2%.

Editors Picks, Money, Rates, Rba

Domestic economy keeping RBA in an optimistic mood

Story Published: 8 Feb 2016

GIVEN the volatility in share markets and concerns regarding China, the RBA appeared rather upbeat in the February...

China, Economy, Rba, Share Markets, St George

Expect more falls in exchange rate: RBA Governor

Story Published: 10 Jun 2015

THE governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia says a further fall in the exchange rate is on the cards and is expected to...

Business, Exchange Rate, Rba, Reserve Bank Australia

RBA leaves cash rate on hold at 2 per cent

Story Published: 1 Dec 2015

THE Reserve Bank has decided to leave the cash rate on hold in its final rate decision for 2015.

Cash Rate, Glenn Stevens, Interest Rates, Rba

RBA's comments on the economy starting to brighten

Story Published: 10 Aug 2015

THE RBA provided a more upbeat assessment of the domestic economy on Friday in its Statement on Monetary Policy in...

Economy, Monetary Policy, Rba, St George

RBA chief is content with record low rates

Story Published: 18 Sep 2015

THE head of the Reserve Bank said he is satisfied with the current domestic interest rates, all but rejecting any major...

Rates, Rba, Reserve Bank

RBA Governor's appraisal of the economy a positive one

Story Published: 21 Sep 2015

RBA Governor Stevens gave a broadly positive account of the Australian economy in his appearance before the House of...

Economy, Glen Stevens, Parliament, Rba, St George

RBA keeps rates on hold at 2.0%

Story Published: 1 Mar 2016

THE Reserve Bank board has decided to leave the official cash rate steady at 2.0%

Cash Rate, Interest Rates, Rba, Reserve Bank