RBA news

  • RBA sits tight again by Adam Smith

    The Reserve Bank met expectations today, deciding to leave the official cash rate untouched

  • Fixed rates bank fave as DEF ban bites by Adam Smith

    An analysis has claimed recent rises in fixed rates have been a response to last year's unilateral ban on exit fees

  • No smoking gun for RBA today by Adam Smith

    The lowest inflation in two years may not be a "smoking gun" for the RBA to cut rates

  • 'Woeful' decline for home building by Adam Smith

    "Woeful" building numbers have the housing industry pleading for a rate cut when the RBA meets today

  • 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.

  • ANZ first to raise rates by BN

    ANZ bank is the first to announce it will raise rates following the RBA's decision to increase the official cash rate by .25%.