RBA news

  • Jobless data may not sway RBA by Julia Corderoy

    While the market has priced in an increased chance of a rate cut, economists say a huge jump in unemployment is unlikely to sway the RBA

  • Unemployment jump could move RBA by Julia Corderoy

    ​The newest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show a grim view of our labour force, and the result could move the Reserve Bank to action

  • Rates could remain frozen for some time by Julia Corderoy

    Rates may be in for a long period of stability as the RBA has said inflation is unlikely to move anytime soon

  • Rate hold gives borrowers, brokers bargaining power by Adam Smith

    Yesterday's RBA rate hold means borrowers are better positioned to ask their lender for a rate cut, it has been claimed

  • Experts predict cash rate will rise to 4% by Julia Corderoy

    After a sustained period of holding the cash rate at a record low, experts are predicting the RBA will increase the cash rate by 150 basis points to 4% in 2015

  • RBA may not be done with rate cuts by Adam Smith

    A finance expert has claimed that the RBA may actually issue one more rate cut before the official cash rate begins to move higher