Reserve Bank of Australia


  • RBA concerning Aussie investors: Pro     Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 10:44 PM ET

    Kristy Campbell, Analyst at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says Australian investors are concerned about the potential for the RBA to start hiking rates this year.

  • Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific at Rabobank, says conflicting data from recent unemployment and inflation figures, is behind the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision to keep rates unchanged.

  • Andrew Abrahamian, Head of FX Strategy, Compass Global Markets, says the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is likely to continue pushing the Aussie dollar lower as the economy recovers at a slower than desired pace.

  • What does RBA's decision mean for the Aussie?     Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 12:31 AM ET

    Jonathan Cavenagh, Senior FX Strategist, Institutional FX Sales, Asia at Westpac Institutional Bank, explains how the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision provides support for the Aussie dollar.

  • Is Australia's rate-cut cycle finally over?     Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 10:32 PM ET

    Scott Phillips, Advisor at the Motley Fool Australia, and Savanth Sebastian, Equities Economist at CommSec, discuss the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision to leave interest rates steady.

  • RBA to leave rates on hold: StanChart     Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 9:46 PM ET

    Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered, explains why he expects the Reserve Bank of Australia to leave rates unchanged and what issues will be in focus for the meeting on Tuesday.

  • David Greene, Head of Dealing at AFEX Australia, says the surprise rise in inflation could prompt a rate hike from the Reserve Bank of Australia.

  • CNBC's Julia Wood reports on the chances of a resurgence in Australian real estate trusts.

  • Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, identifies the various factors that have led to a slight improvement in sentiment.

  • Why a weaker Aussie is here to stay     Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 6:14 PM ET

    Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at the Motley Fool', explains why he thinks the Australian dollar could hit the RBA's target of 85 U.S. cents.

  • Aussie dollar could drop further 5%: Pro     Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 1:20 AM ET

    Chris Walker, FX strategist at Barclays, says the Australian dollar could fall a further 5 percent against the greenback.

  • Brett Le Mesurier, Equities Analyst at BBY tells CNBC's Cash Flow which stocks he likes in the wake of the RBA's decision to leave interest rates as they are.

  • Deciphering the RBA's decision     Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 10:33 PM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, says the central bank is repeating itself regarding its stance on the Aussie.

  • Kiran Kowshik, currency strategist at BNP Paribas, discusses the potential for the Aussie dollar after the Reserve Bank of Australia did not rule out the chance of further interest rate cuts.

  • Is there any scope for RBA to ease further?     Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 10:33 PM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors discusses the RBA's decision to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.5 percent.

  • Kingsley Jones, Founder and CIO at Jevons Global says the Australian central bank's policy decision won't be a market-moving event.

  • Expect RBA to cut rates in November: Pro     Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank warns that markets may be in for a volatile ride ahead and explains why she expects the RBA to cut rates.

  • Australian election preview     Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    Mark Todd, Director of Fixed Income Sales at FIIG speaks about the coalition budget and the run-up to the elections.

  • RBA still has room for future easing: Expert     Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 12:32 AM ET

    Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC discusses the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision to hold its fire at Tuesday's policy meeting.

  • Christmas rate cut on the cards     Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 11:45 PM ET

    Glenn Rosewall, Executive Chairman at BBY says the Reserve Bank of Australia will wait until a new government has been in power for 100 days before making another rate change. This means consumers could get an early Christmas present from the RBA.