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Govt/Economy, 28 Jul 2021, 01:40 PM
Insight: AOFM’s Flexible Borrowing Plan Means Bond Issuance Pace May Not Rise

(This Analysis was first published on Tuesday, July 27 at 5:15 PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, July 27, 2021)—The Australian Office of Financial Management is using a lot of flexibility...

Reserve Bank of Australia

RBA Considered No-Taper But Opted For Taper On Econ View, Flexible Framework

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, July 20, 2021)—The Reserve Bank of Australia acknowledged there was a case for retaining bond purchases at A$5 billion a week following the end of the current program but o...

Published on: 20 Jul 2021, 12:56 PM
Insight: RBA Likely To Stick To Sep Bond-Buying Taper Plan Despite Lockdowns

(This Insight was first published on July 19 at 3:00PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, July 19, 2021)—Extended lockdowns in New South Wales, fresh lockdown in...

Published on: 20 Jul 2021, 09:47 AM

Reserve Bank of NZ

Analysis: Bond-Buying Halt Was Destined But Also Timely For RBNZ

(This article was first written on July 14 but not published. It was revised slightly on July 23 and sent as email to premium subscribers) 

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, July 23, 2021)&mda...

Published on: 28 Jul 2021, 09:38 AM
Analysis: RBNZ Changes Mind But Where is Change in Facts?

(This Analysis was first published on Friday, June 16 at 1057 AM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, July 16, 2021)—From a guidance of considerable time and patie...

Published on: 19 Jul 2021, 11:29 AM

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

Central Banks’ Incremental Income Source, And It’s Growing

(This Analysis was first published on Friday, July 23 at 9:52 AM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, July 23, 2021)—Quantitative Easing is an unconventional tool...

Published on: 28 Jul 2021, 09:41 AM

Govt/Economy

Analysis: Australia Govt Borrowing Suggests Budget Better Than May Forecast

(This Analysis was first published on Friday, June 18, 2021 as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 18, 2021)—The total amount of Australian government securitie...

Published on: 21 Jun 2021, 03:32 PM

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

RBA Lowe's June 30 panel participation cancelled as event postponed

RBA Governor Philip Lowe's panel participation at a banking conference on Wednesday (June 30) has been...

Published on: 28 Jun 2021, 11:49 AM
RBA's Ellis may talk on labor market, underemployment

RBA Assistant Governor Luci Ellis will be speaking at AI Group Business Lunch event this afternoon. The spe...

Published on: 23 Jun 2021, 11:04 AM
Big four banks' forecast for RBA 3-year yield target, QE3

Earlier Wednesday, ANZ published its view on third round of RBA's bond purchase program. In a note Wedn...

Published on: 19 May 2021, 01:44 PM
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