MFAA argues the government should step in to encourage banking competition to lower interest rates and boost loan product innovation
The RBA is considering using macroprudential tools to help manage the housing market
Absolute levels of banks’ funding costs and lending rates have fallen over the past year, the RBA said
Big banks are jumping on the rate cut about-face bandwagon
A major bank has reversed its prediction that rates are set to drop further in 2014, and is now predicting a rise next year
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has just released its latest home loan statistics - find out how the country is faring.