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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...

RBA tipped to cut mortgage rates to 3% by year's end

Story Published: 2 Nov 2012

THE Reserve Bank is an even money bet to cut the cash rate when it meets on Melbourne Cup day next week.

Katter criticises parties for not pushing Aussie dollar down

Story Published: 17 May 2013

THE two major political parties were not doing enough to push the Australian dollar down, Queensland Federal MP Bob Katter...

RBA 'likely to cave in to pressure and cut the cash rate'

Story Published: 3 Dec 2012

PRESSURE on the Reserve Bank to cut the cash rate intensified on Monday after ABS data showed retail activity was unchanged...

RBA lowers official interest rate

Story Published: 2 Oct 2012

THE decision by the Reserve Bank to cut the cash rate by 25 basis points to 3.25% on Tuesday has been described as...

Costello hits out at RBA

Story Published: 23 Aug 2012

PETER Costello says the RBA should have told him and police of a June 2007 memo detailing evidence of foreign bribery by...

RBA chiefs front bribe inquiry

Story Published: 8 Oct 2012

FORMER Reserve Bank chief Ric Battelino has denied he had told a whistleblower to keep quiet about an alleged bribery...

RBA keeps rates at 2.5% at first decision of the year

Story Published: 4 Feb 2014

THE RBA has decided to keep the official cash rate on hold at 2.5%.

Aust's economy better than others

Story Published: 25 Jul 2012

AMID calls to again lower the nation's cash rate, Treasurer Wayne Swan said the contrast could not be stronger between...

Election week rate cut not likely to happen

Story Published: 31 Aug 2013

MORTGAGE holders hoping for an election week rate cut are going to be disappointed, banking giant HSBC says.

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