RBA news

  • RBA investigating bank funding claims by Adam Smith

    The Reserve Bank is looking closely at bank funding costs to ascertain whether rate rises are justified

  • Know your target lenders by BN

    The lending universe can at times appear complex, when you move beyond the familiar major banks. Semper Capital’s Andrew Way demystifies the lending spectrum

  • 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%.

  • RBA decision: Rates up by 25bps by BN

    The RBA has today raised rates for the first time since March last year, pushing up the cash rate by 25bps to 3.25%

  • Loan Market: RBA moved too soon by BN

    Loan Market Group has slammed the RBA for lifting interest rates today, saying it has put "a healthy housing market in jeopardy".