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Brisbane Times
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC saysHSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC says
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 minutes ago
HSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve Bank of Australia used to determine that the property market is cooling are correct. Despite discrepancies between the four major indicators, the bank says the fact that... Read more
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WA Today
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC saysHSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC says
WA Today / Posted 36 minutes ago
HSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve Bank of Australia used to determine that the property market is cooling are correct. Despite discrepancies between the four major indicators, the bank says the fact that... Read more
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The Age
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC saysHSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC says
The Age / Posted 51 minutes ago
HSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve Bank of Australia used to determine that the property market is cooling are correct. Despite discrepancies between the four major indicators, the bank says the fact that... Read more
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52m
Sydney Morning Herald
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC saysHSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC says
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 52 minutes ago
HSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve Bank of Australia used to determine that the property market is cooling are correct. Despite discrepancies between the four major indicators, the bank says the fact that... Read more
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55m
Canberra Times
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC saysHSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve
Housing market really is cooling, HSBC says
Canberra Times / Posted 55 minutes ago
HSBC has weighed in on the house price debate, saying the measures the Reserve Bank of Australia used to determine that the property market is cooling are correct. Despite discrepancies between the four major indicators, the bank says the fact that... Read more
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15h
The Register
Turnbull's Transformers delete GitHub repo for federated ID projectanswer specific questions beyond a statement of the party line, and did not off
Turnbull's Transformers delete GitHub repo for federated ID project
The Register / Posted 15 hours ago
answer specific questions beyond a statement of the party line, and did not offer anybody for interview. Last week, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) said it wants a new inter-bank payment system – using customers' telephone numbers as the... Read more
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WA Today
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowecolumnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier t
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowe
WA Today / Posted yesterday
columnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier this month. Philip Lowe, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, speaks during a hearing before the House of Representatives economics committee in Sydney on... Read more
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The Age
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowecolumnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier t
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowe
The Age / Posted yesterday
columnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier this month. Philip Lowe, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, speaks during a hearing before the House of Representatives economics committee in Sydney on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowecolumnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier t
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
columnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier this month. Philip Lowe, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, speaks during a hearing before the House of Representatives economics committee in Sydney on... Read more
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1d
Canberra Times
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowecolumnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier t
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowe
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
columnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier this month. Philip Lowe, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, speaks during a hearing before the House of Representatives economics committee in Sydney on... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowecolumnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier t
Every single senior bank executive earns more than RBA boss Philip Lowe
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
columnist back to a question raised by the departure of Glenn Stevens earlier this month. Philip Lowe, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, speaks during a hearing before the House of Representatives economics committee in Sydney on... Read more
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3d
Computer World Australia
How Australia’s payment system will escape the punch-card era“Our payment system in 2016 is still being constrained by punch cards,” Reserve
How Australia’s payment system will escape the punch-card era
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
“Our payment system in 2016 is still being constrained by punch cards,” Reserve Bank of Australia governor Dr Philip Lowe yesterday told the House of Representatives’ Standing Committee on Economics. It was Lowe’s first appearance before the... Read more
3d
Business Standard India
Soothing US Fed gives world stocks their mojoper cent. The Australian dollar countered its Antipodean cousin, edging up to
Soothing US Fed gives world stocks their mojo
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
per cent. The Australian dollar countered its Antipodean cousin, edging up to an almost two-week high of $0.7641 after new Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe said interest rate cuts and a weaker currency are helping the economy, but... Read more
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4d
TheBull
Housing starts slump to eight-year low$14,000 for established dwellings and was tripled to $21,000 for newly built pr
Housing starts slump to eight-year low
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
$14,000 for established dwellings and was tripled to $21,000 for newly built properties. From September to December, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) lowered the cash rate from 7.25 per cent to 4.25 per cent, and cut the rate by a further... Read more
4d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia central bank doves flutter wings as Fed takes timein non-mining investment and better than expected economic growth of 3.3% in th
Asia central bank doves flutter wings as Fed takes time
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
in non-mining investment and better than expected economic growth of 3.3% in the year to June, however, could mean the Reserve Bank of Australia will be in no rush to lower rates as it adopts a flexible approach to attain its inflation target... Read more
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4d
Fortune
World Markets Rally on Soothing Federal Reserve CommentsClimb The Australian dollar countered its Antipodean cousin, edging up to an a
World Markets Rally on Soothing Federal Reserve Comments
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Climb The Australian dollar countered its Antipodean cousin, edging up to an almost two-week high of $0.7641 after new Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe said interest rate cuts and a weaker currency are helping the economy, but... Read more
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4d
Reuters
Asia central bank doves flutter wings as Fed takes its timenon-mining investment and better than expected economic growth of 3.3 percent i
Asia central bank doves flutter wings as Fed takes its time
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
non-mining investment and better than expected economic growth of 3.3 percent in the year to June, however, could mean the Reserve Bank of Australia will be in no rush to lower rates as it adopts a flexible approach to attain its inflation target... Read more
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4d
Canberra Times
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on holdwas pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimat
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
was pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimate of three.RBA Governor Lowe Newly minted Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe faced the House of Representatives Economics Committee for the first time on... Read more
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4d
The Age
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on holdwas pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimat
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
was pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimate of three.RBA Governor Lowe Newly minted Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe faced the House of Representatives Economics Committee for the first time on... Read more
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4d
Sydney Morning Herald
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on holdwas pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimat
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
was pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimate of three.RBA Governor Lowe Newly minted Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe faced the House of Representatives Economics Committee for the first time on... Read more
4 related stories
4d
WA Today
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on holdwas pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimat
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
was pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimate of three.RBA Governor Lowe Newly minted Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe faced the House of Representatives Economics Committee for the first time on... Read more
4 related stories
4d
Brisbane Times
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on holdwas pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimat
ASX up on gold miners as Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
was pared, with two rate hikes expected in 2017, compared with the July estimate of three.RBA Governor Lowe Newly minted Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe faced the House of Representatives Economics Committee for the first time on... Read more
4 related stories
4d
WA Today
Can the Aussie dollar break to new yearly high?said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. D
Can the Aussie dollar break to new yearly high?
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. Despite persistent jawboning from the Reserve Bank of Australia, the local currency has managed to stay elevated, though experts argue it would take some severe... Read more
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4d
The Age
Can the Aussie dollar break to new yearly high?said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. D
Can the Aussie dollar break to new yearly high?
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. Despite persistent jawboning from the Reserve Bank of Australia, the local currency has managed to stay elevated, though experts argue it would take some severe... Read more
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4d
Canberra Times
Can the Aussie dollar break to new yearly high?said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. D
Can the Aussie dollar break to new yearly high?
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. Despite persistent jawboning from the Reserve Bank of Australia, the local currency has managed to stay elevated, though experts argue it would take some severe... Read more
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4d
Brisbane Times
Can the Aussie dollar break to new year highs?said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. D
Can the Aussie dollar break to new year highs?
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. Despite persistent jawboning from the Reserve Bank of Australia, the local currency has managed to stay elevated, though experts argue it would take some severe... Read more
4 related stories
4d
Sydney Morning Herald
Can the Aussie dollar break to new year highs?said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. D
Can the Aussie dollar break to new year highs?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at CFD and FX provider AxiTrader. Despite persistent jawboning from the Reserve Bank of Australia, the local currency has managed to stay elevated, though experts argue it would take some severe... Read more
4 related stories
4d
WA Today
Markets get firepower from the Fedwould ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of
Markets get firepower from the Fed
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
would ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of a December hike. 8. On the agenda today: Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe will front a House of Representatives committee later on Thursday, his first... Read more
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4d
The Age
Markets get firepower from the Fedwould ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of
Markets get firepower from the Fed
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
would ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of a December hike. 8. On the agenda today: Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe will front a House of Representatives committee later on Thursday, his first... Read more
54 related stories
4d
Sydney Morning Herald
Markets get firepower from the Fedwould ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of
Markets get firepower from the Fed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
would ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of a December hike. 8. On the agenda today: Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe will front a House of Representatives committee later on Thursday, his first... Read more
54 related stories
4d
Canberra Times
Markets get firepower from the Fedwould ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of
Markets get firepower from the Fed
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
would ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of a December hike. 8. On the agenda today: Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe will front a House of Representatives committee later on Thursday, his first... Read more
54 related stories
4d
Brisbane Times
Markets get firepower from the Fedwould ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of
Markets get firepower from the Fed
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
would ideally like to see and shows the market is yet to be fully convinced of a December hike. 8. On the agenda today: Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe will front a House of Representatives committee later on Thursday, his first... Read more
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4d
TheBull
Australian market set to open higherunchanged. At 0655 AEST on Thursday, the share price index was up 32 points at
Australian market set to open higher
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
unchanged. At 0655 AEST on Thursday, the share price index was up 32 points at 5,355. Locally, in economic news, the Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe will front a House of Representatives committeelater on Thursday. In equities... Read more
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4d
FOX Business
U.s. Stocks Lose Momentum As Fed Decision Is Imminentargued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Engla
U.s. Stocks Lose Momentum As Fed Decision Is Imminent
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
argued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England display an ultra-expansive stance, the Reserve Bank of Australia and New Zealand leave the door open for more action if needed, it is difficult for the Fed to act... Read more
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FOX Business
U.s. Stocks Lose Momentum As Fed Decision Is Imminentargued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Engla
U.s. Stocks Lose Momentum As Fed Decision Is Imminent
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
argued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England display an ultra-expansive stance, the Reserve Bank of Australia and New Zealand leave the door open for more action if needed, it is difficult for the Fed to act... Read more
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5d
FOX Business
Stocks Climb As Fed Decision Nearsargued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Engla
Stocks Climb As Fed Decision Nears
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
argued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England display an ultra-expansive stance, the Reserve Bank of Australia and New Zealand leave the door open for more action if needed, it is difficult for the Fed to act... Read more
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5d
FOX Business
Stocks Climb As Fed Decision Nearsargued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Engla
Stocks Climb As Fed Decision Nears
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
argued. "As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England display an ultra-expansive stance, the Reserve Bank of Australia and New Zealand leave the door open for more action if needed, it is difficult for the Fed to act... Read more
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5d
Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Rise After "Disappointing" BOJ Announcement: All Eyes On Janet Yellencentral bank authorities will continue to hog the limelight on Thursday with sp
Global Stocks Rise After "Disappointing" BOJ Announcement: All Eyes On Janet Yellen
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
central bank authorities will continue to hog the limelight on Thursday with speeches due from the new governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia as well as the heads of the European Central Bank and the Bank of England. In addition, central... Read more
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Market Watch
U.S. stock futures climb on Fed day; BOJ’s stimulus shift rallies banksargued. “As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Engla
U.S. stock futures climb on Fed day; BOJ’s stimulus shift rallies banks
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
argued. “As the Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England display an ultra-expansive stance, the Reserve Bank of Australia and New Zealand leave the door open for more action if needed, it is difficult for the Fed to act... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Markets and economists differ on rate moveA nimble market that swings between rate cut certainty and doubt has much less
Markets and economists differ on rate move
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
A nimble market that swings between rate cut certainty and doubt has much less faith the Reserve Bank of Australia will provide more stimulus than economists, who are largely expecting one or even two cuts in the first half of next year. Despite a... Read more
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5d
Sydney Morning Herald
Markets and economists differ on rate moveA nimble market that swings between rate cut certainty and doubt has much less
Markets and economists differ on rate move
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
A nimble market that swings between rate cut certainty and doubt has much less faith the Reserve Bank of Australia will provide more stimulus than economists, who are largely expecting one or even two cuts in the first half of next year. Despite a... Read more
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5d
Canberra Times
Markets and economists differ on rate moveA nimble market that swings between rate cut certainty and doubt has much less
Markets and economists differ on rate move
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
A nimble market that swings between rate cut certainty and doubt has much less faith the Reserve Bank of Australia will provide more stimulus than economists, who are largely expecting one or even two cuts in the first half of next year. Despite a... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetingsmoversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetings
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
moversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia's record low interest rates, said the Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday morning. The bank left interest rates unchanged at 1.5 per cent this month and has... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetingsmoversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetings
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
moversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia's record low interest rates, said the Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday morning. The bank left interest rates unchanged at 1.5 per cent this month and has... Read more
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The Age
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetingsmoversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetings
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
moversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia's record low interest rates, said the Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday morning. The bank left interest rates unchanged at 1.5 per cent this month and has... Read more
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WA Today
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetingsmoversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetings
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
moversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia's record low interest rates, said the Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday morning. The bank left interest rates unchanged at 1.5 per cent this month and has... Read more
54 related stories
6d
Sydney Morning Herald
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetingsmoversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia
ASX trades cautiously ahead of BoJ and Fed meetings
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
moversRBA Minutes The dive in resource investment is being offset by Australia's record low interest rates, said the Reserve Bank of Australia on Tuesday morning. The bank left interest rates unchanged at 1.5 per cent this month and has... Read more
54 related stories
6d
Canberra Times
Bond sell-off suggests RBA to remain on hold for nowThe sell-off in long-dated government bonds may signal the Reserve Bank of Aust
Bond sell-off suggests RBA to remain on hold for now
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
The sell-off in long-dated government bonds may signal the Reserve Bank of Australia is done easing for now, while a steepening of the yield curve is positive for investors, fund managers say. Australian government bonds have been caught up in a... Read more
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Market Watch
Australia house prices buck six months of fallsstimulate economic growth at the end of a long mining-investment boom without c
Australia house prices buck six months of falls
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
stimulate economic growth at the end of a long mining-investment boom without causing the housing market to overheat. The Reserve Bank of Australia has cut interest rates twice this year to a record low of 1.5% as the country's inflation rate fell... Read more
6d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
RBA minutes suggest rates to stay on holdrates despite falls in business investment Interest rates are likely to remain
RBA minutes suggest rates to stay on hold
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
rates despite falls in business investment Interest rates are likely to remain on hold in the foreseeable future, with the Reserve Bank of Australia flagging that growth remains in line with expectations, and the RBA remains unperturbed by the... Read more
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