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Reserve Bank of Australia, 22 Apr 2021, 09:19 AM
Insight: RBA and Labor Market Scarring, and MonPol Implication

(This exclusive Insight was first published on Wednesday, April 21 at 11:22 AM, as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 21, 2021) – The Reserve Bank of Australia’s biggest worry at the...

Reserve Bank of Australia

RBA To Maintain Highly Supportive Monetary Conditions Until Goals Achieved

By Sophia Rodrigues

From the minutes of the RBA’s April board meeting:

--Would Maintain “Highly Supportive” Monetary Conditions Until Goals Achieved
--Prepared To Do Bond-B...

Published on: 20 Apr 2021, 11:33 AM
Analysis: Australia Labor Mkt Data And What It Means For RBA’s Forecasts, MonPol

(This exclusive analysis was first published on Thursday, April 15 at 5:40 PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 15, 2021) – Australia’s labor market...

Published on: 16 Apr 2021, 11:02 AM

Reserve Bank of NZ

RBNZ Maintains Policy Settings; Expands QE Capacity By NZ$1.3 Billion

(This story was originally published at 12:45 PM but was revised at 1:45 PM, and is now being made freely available)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 14, 2021) -- The Reserve Bank of New Zealand...

Published on: 14 Apr 2021, 02:01 PM
Analysis: Case For RBNZ To Tinker With Policy Rate Settings

(This article was first published on Wednesday, April 14 at 08:48 AM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 14, 2021) -- There is a case for the Reserve Bank of New...

Published on: 14 Apr 2021, 01:59 PM

Reserve Bank of India

Reserve Bank of India Launches True Form of QE

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 7, 2021) -- After launching several forms of unconventional monetary policy instruments in the past year, the Reserve Bank of India is finally embarking on a true form of Q...

Published on: 07 Apr 2021, 07:00 PM
Analysis: India RBI Signals Change in Reaction Function Amid Elevated Inflation

By Sophia Rodrigues

The Reserve Bank of India recently introduced a date-based forward guidance to signal a change in its reaction function in an environment of elevated inflation and to reiterate its accomm...

Published on: 14 Oct 2020, 04:57 PM

Other Central Banks

Analysis: Fed’s Powell Leaning Towards Communication, Not Action

(This article was first published on Monday, March 8, 2021 at 11:59 AM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, March 8, 2021) -- More asset purchases and strengthened forwa...

Published on: 09 Mar 2021, 09:59 AM

Govt/Economy

Additional Year of Respite Likely for Australia’s Debt to Touch One Trillion

(This short article is part two of two stories on Australian government debt. It was first published on April 1 at 3:33 PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 1,...

Published on: 06 Apr 2021, 08:25 AM
Analysis: AOFM May Cut FY2020-21 Govt Debt Below A$820B Vs A$852B Forecast

(This analysis was first published on Thursday, April 1 at 3:33 PM as an email to premium subscribers. It is one of two stories on Australian government debt)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 1,...

Published on: 06 Apr 2021, 08:23 AM

Opinion

OPINION: Why Number of Coronavirus Cases is More Important Than Mortality Rate

By Sophia Rodrigues

In the past few days, I have read several articles about how the mortality rate for coronavirus may be overstated, and therefore it is more important to focus on the accurate* mortal...

Published on: 14 Mar 2020, 12:00 AM

LATEST SNIPPETS

AOFM issues A$14B of Nov 2032 govt bond via syndication

The AOFM has issued A$14 billion of the 1.75% 21 November 2032 bond issue at a price of +12.5bps, and indic...

Published on: 13 Apr 2021, 10:22 AM
Australia 2032 Bond Syndication Prices at 12.5bps Over 10yr Futures

Pricing for The Australian government's 1.75% 21 November 2032 bond issue has been set at +12.5bps, and...

Published on: 13 Apr 2021, 09:37 AM
Westpac ups forecast for third round of RBA QE

Westpac has revised its forecast for RBA's Bond Purchase Program, now expecting the second A$100 billio...

Published on: 26 Mar 2021, 11:19 AM
AOFM’s auction of June 2031 Australian govt bonds performs well

AOFM’s auction of A$1 billion of 1.5% June 2031 bond today generates relatively strong demand with we...

Published on: 05 Mar 2021, 11:12 AM
AOFM’s auction of June 2031 Australian govt bond eyed

The results of the AOFM’s auction of A$1 billion of 1.5% June 2031 bond today will be an interesting...

Published on: 05 Mar 2021, 10:26 AM
Greater interest in ASX’s Bond Basket for September 3-Yr Bond Futures

More than usual interest this time in the bond basket for ASX’s September futures contract for three...

Published on: 04 Mar 2021, 11:11 AM
RBA succeeds in driving 3-year yield down at bond-buying auction today

The RBA's aggressive buying of bonds for second consecutive day under the 0.1% three-year yield ta...

Published on: 26 Feb 2021, 02:52 PM
AOFM doubles T-Notes issuance next week, as expected

As expected, the AOFM doubled the amount of T-Notes at tenders next week to A$2 billion from A$1 billion in...

Published on: 26 Feb 2021, 12:10 PM
RBA buying A$3B under yield target policy (as CB-Intel flagged)

The RBA has announced it will buy A$3 billion of the April 2023 and April 2024 government bonds under the y...

Published on: 26 Feb 2021, 11:38 AM
AOFM may raise T-Notes tender next week

After reducing weekly T-Notes tenders to just A$1.0 billion (lowest since March last year) last two times,...

Published on: 26 Feb 2021, 10:56 AM