Reserve Bank of Australia


  • RBA's stable economic outlook is good news: Pro  Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 11:46 PM ET

    Jeremy Hook, Private Client Advisor at TMS Capital, explains why Glenn Stevens, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), did not attempt to talk down the Australian dollar on Wednesday.

  • Resources selloff may be overdone: Altair  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 12:43 AM ET

    Commenting on Monday's rout in Australian resources stocks due to poor\ Chinese trade data, Philip Parker, Chairman & CEO, Altair Investment Management, says the selloff may have been overdone.

  • Australian January jobless rate hits decade high  Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports that Australian employment dropped 3,700 last month. Sean Darby, Chief Global Equity Strategist at Jefferies, weighs in on what that means for the central bank.

  • Is Australia's property market in a bubble?  Sunday, 9 Feb 2014 | 9:30 PM ET

    Harry Dent, Editor of Survive & Prosper and Michael Blythe, Chief Economist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia discuss whether the RBA has caused Australia's property market to overheat.

  • 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.

  • RBA taking a 'wait-and-see' approach: Rabobank  Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 9:46 PM ET

    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.

  • Australia's rate-cut cycle might not be over: Pro  Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 5:37 PM ET

    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.

  • Australian inflation data could spur RBA action: Pro  Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 9:44 PM ET

    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.

  • Why Australia REITs may outperform: Morgan Stanley  Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 8:51 PM ET

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

  • Macquarie: Australian sentiment is improving  Sunday, 5 Jan 2014 | 9:24 PM ET

    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.

  • Reduction in 'taper tantrum' driving Aussie: Pro  Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 1:20 AM ET

    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.

  • What's more important: RBA or Melbourne Cup?  Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 9:17 PM ET

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