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26 May 2022
‘Everything has a limit’: RBA predicts housing to cool
The central bank’s assistant governor has reflected on when supply will meet demand, noting that while lowered prices ar...
29 Apr 2022
‘No choice’ for RBA: Industry tips May rate hike
Mortgage industry players have said the pressure is on for an imminent cash rate rise, as inflation has rocketed to a 20-year...
3 May 2022
‘Now was the right time’: RBA raises cash rate
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe has flagged more cash rate lifts are on the way, after the first in more than 10 years took...
3 Feb 2022
‘Too early’: RBA governor keeps rate watchers guessing
Lower inflation and wages growth have meant Australia’s cash rate can move slower than its international counterparts, acco...
11 Feb 2014
Andrew Wilson - 12 February 2014
This week making news; electronic transactions are on the horizon for NSW and one of Victorian’s top agency’s spends morn...
7 Jul 2022
Banks pass on full RBA rate hike
Several lenders have announced interest rate rises on mortgage and savings rates, following the central bank’s decision to ...
3 Mar 2020
Big four move in tandem with RBA, slash rates
A host of lenders, including the major banks, have reduced their mortgage rates in response to the Reserve Bank’s fourth cu...
1 Feb 2022
Bond-buying end doesn’t mean immediate rate rise: RBA
The Reserve Bank’s governor has insisted the board is “prepared to be patient” and to wait for the right conditions for...
2 May 2019
BONUS PODCAST: Is the RBA cash rate still relevant?
The Mortgage Business Uncut podcast is your weekly analysis of the biggest themes shaping the Australian mortgages market. ...
2 Jun 2020
Calls for negative interest rates renewed
The central bank has been urged to consider further cuts to the cash rate in the wake of the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. ...
14 Mar 2022
Cash rate speculations don’t faze RBA governor
Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe has said he doesn’t feel a “mounting pressure” to hike the cash rate, noting it would...
8 Nov 2021
Cash rate unlikely to climb in 2022: RBA
The Reserve Bank has insisted the cash rate will not increase next year, despite inflation creeping up faster than expected. ...
20 May 2022
Consumer spending key to RBA’s rate decisions: ANZ
The Reserve Bank will be closely watching how households respond to higher rates as it decides its next move, ANZ senior econ...
21 Mar 2022
FHB loans aren’t riskier: RBA
Despite having higher loan-to-valuation ratios and lower cash buffers, first home buyers have been found to be no more likely...
7 Dec 2021
Frydenberg promises to press RBA, APRA on housing
The federal Treasurer has expressed concerns at the housing market running hot, but he is not sure if APRA will take further ...
23 Nov 2021
Government confirms RBA board appointment
The founding chair of the Women’s Leadership Institute Australia has been reappointed to the RBA board for a second five-ye...
18 Mar 2022
Home loan rates fell further than funding costs: RBA
Fierce competition led to the banks squeezing their loan rates further than funding costs dropped in the past year, RBA econo...
20 Jul 2022
Household equity to ward off debt concerns: RBA
While the RBA deputy governor warns Australian borrowers pose “potential risks” to the financial sector, ballooning asset...
9 May 2022
Households prepared for soaring rates, inflation: RBA
The Reserve Bank has turned its focus to combating inflation, but it believes consumers will be protected by cash buffers bui...
14 Feb 2022
Housing supply needs to be more flexible: RBA governor
The supply of “well-located” land needs to be addressed to improve housing affordability, the governor of the Reserve Ban...

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