Reports Tagged: RBA

January 04, 2024

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will likely hold rates steady at its first meeting of the year when it meets next month, with prospective easing likely to lag other

December 01, 2023

Slower-than-expected inflation in October reinforces the likelihood that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will not only stand pat when it meets on December 5, but is probably done hiking

August 31, 2023

The Canadian and Australian central banks, either finishing out or done with tightening, are turning their attention to how to fend off growing speculation that rate cuts will be brought

July 20, 2023

It was telling that for all the Australian media accounts torturing differences in the policy approaches of Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Philip Lowe and his newly anointed successor

July 06, 2023

Forced to resume rate hikes after stopping too soon, two central banks are once again trying to slow the pace of their final moves but they’re not done yet. After

May 24, 2023

When the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) unexpectedly raised rates earlier this month following a debate whether to hold the cash rate at 3.6% officials, concerned about the risk of

May 01, 2023

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will likely stand pat again as it opens this week’s round of major central bank policy meetings. That’s not to say that the RBA

March 31, 2023

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), consoled in part by recent softer inflation data, will likely step to the sidelines at its upcoming policy meeting to assess whether the transmission

February 23, 2023

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), still uncomfortable with the level of underlying inflation, will likely raise rates again by 25 basis points in early March even as news of

February 02, 2023

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will hike another 25 basis points to 3.35% on Tuesday and resume tough talk on inflation after data in the final months of last

December 01, 2022

A surprising dip in a new monthly measure of Australia’s consumer inflation will not knock the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) off its path to nudge rates another 25 basis

October 27, 2022

A resurgence in Australia’s inflation rate rate to a 32-year high will challenge the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) to weigh another large rate hike when it meets next week

October 06, 2022

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) this week took a step down in the pace of its monetary tightening at the same time it held strongly to its hawkish tone,

September 29, 2022

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is looking to dial down rate hikes though likely not at the next meeting, but after that when the RBA will turn its attention

September 05, 2022

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is likely to deliver its fourth consecutive 50bp rate hike this week, taking the cash rate to 2.35%, as it seeks to push rates

July 29, 2022

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will likely deliver the third in a series of 50bp moves in the cash rate to 1.85% August 2 and signal more tightening to

June 07, 2022

The Reserve Bank of Australia this week supercharged its hiking cycle, raising rates 50bps Tuesday to 0.85% as it warned of further increases. The Bank plans to push rates toward