Philip Lowe news

  • Rate cuts unlikely for new RBA governor by Bloomberg

    After just two days in his new role, speculation is increasing RBA Governor Philip Lowe is likely to preside over the end of his country’s longest monetary easing cycle

  • Supervision key in maintaining financial stability, says RBA by Bloomberg

    RBA Deputy Governor Philip Lowe believes regulators need to strengthen their supervision of financial institutions as well as the regulations they place on them to ensure financial stability

  • RBA announces new deputy govenor by Bloomberg

    Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has announced Guy Debelle, who was pivotal in the RBA’s response to the global financial crisis, as the central bank's new deputy govenor

  • NAB predicts 1% cash rate within 12 months by Bloomberg

    Australia’s central bank will cut interest rates to 1% within a year to combat weak inflation and rising unemployment, according to NAB's chief economist

  • RBA favours 'multi-pronged' stimulus as cash rate cuts lose effectiveness by Bloomberg

    The RBA has said it would favour a multi-pronged stimulus if economic conditions unexpectedly deteriorated, as rate cuts alone will begin to lose effectiveness

  • RBA downplays bubble fears by Julia Corderoy

    The deputy governor of the RBA has downplayed concerns of a house price bubble, saying the housing market is better balanced than it was six years ago