RBA news

  • Share volatility wooing investors by Adam Smith

    Property investors are showing new interest in the market with more than a quarter of homeowners looking to buy an investment property

  • RBA shocks with 50bp cut by Adam Smith

    The RBA has bettered expectations today in choosing to cut the official cash rate by 50bps

  • Former RBA governor calls for deep cuts by Adam Smith

    A former Reserve Bank governor has joined the chorus of those calling for a 50bp cut when the RBA meets today

  • Decade-low home sales should move RBA by Adam Smith

    The housing industry believes the lowest new home sales in a decade should spur the RBA into action today

  • Those hard luck banks by BN

    The banks are copping it from all sides - lucky the RBA came to the rescue

  • Brokers: Rate speculation "fuelled by media" by BN

    Brokers reacted to yesterday's bank interest rate rises and stronger than expected employment figures with cautious optimism. There was anger, however, at the role the mainstream media had played in stirring up public concern.