Market Talk

  • First of the majors announces rate cut by Julia Corderoy

    The first of the major banks has announced a rate cut, on the back of a number of non-majors announcing yesterday that they will pass on the full 25 basis point RBA rate cut to customers

  • On your mark: rate war between lenders begins by Julia Corderoy

    The rate war between lenders has begun with a suite of lenders announcing they will pass on the full 25 basis point RBA rate cut to customers

  • RBA 'unlikely' to stop at one rate cut, says economist by Julia Corderoy

    The Reserve Bank is “unlikely” to stop at just one rate cut this year, despite the risks of “super-low” interest rates on the economy

  • Building approvals dip in December by Julia Corderoy

    The rate of building approvals has declined slightly in December, after reaching its highest ever monthly level during November

  • RBA pulls rate trigger by Julia Corderoy

    The Reserve Bank of Australia has announced its first cash rate call for the year

  • Majors claw back mortgage market share by Julia Corderoy

    The major banks are clawing back their market share from the non-majors, grabbing an additional 7.4% of the home loan market in January