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Govt/Economy, 28 Jun 2022, 01:43 PM
AOFM Nicholl: More Short End Issuance, New 2034 Bonds Likely Next Year

--More short-end bonds likely due to poor market functioning in that end
--New 2034 maturities expected in coming year
--Issuance may be running A$25B ahead of forecasts, plus A$15B planned pre-funding
--Some major new institu...

Reserve Bank of Australia

RBA Lowe Talks About Inflation Expectations, References 1970s

RBA Lowe Talks About Inflation Expectations, References 1970s

--Lowe talks about Inflation expectations first time in Australia’s context
--Lowe references lesson from 1970s  inflation shoc...

Published on: 21 Jun 2022, 10:05 AM
Analysis: Time For RBA’s Lowe To Correct Shortcoming In Forecasts

(This Analysis was first published on Monday, June 20 at 5:25 PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 20, 2022)—The Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe will giv...

Published on: 21 Jun 2022, 09:30 AM

Reserve Bank of NZ

RBNZ Becomes First Central Bank To Detail Bond Sale Plan

(This Analysis was first published on Thursday, June 9 at 6:18 PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 9, 2022)—The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is the first c...

Published on: 13 Jun 2022, 08:03 AM
Analysis: RBNZ’s Large Valuation Losses But Indemnity Keeps Equity Positive

(This Analysis was first published on Tuesday, May 31 at 1053 AM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, May 31, 2022)—The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has accumulated...

Published on: 03 Jun 2022, 02:20 PM

Reserve Bank of India

Analysis: India RBI’s Unique MPC Framework May Signal Need For Action

(This Analysis was first published on Thursday, October 7 at 11:51 PM as an email to premium subcribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, October 7, 2021)—The Reserve Bank of India is an inflatio...

Published on: 08 Oct 2021, 01:27 PM
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

Other Central Banks

Analysis: When Fed Powell Eyes Higher Exchange Rate

(This article was first published on Thursday, June 23 at 2:43 PM as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 23, 2022)—The Federal Reserve is eyeing a higher exchan...

Published on: 27 Jun 2022, 09:11 AM

Govt/Economy

Australia Likely To End 2021-22 Year With Debt of Around A$895 Billion

(This article was first published on Friday, June 24 at 8:29 PM as an email to premiums subcribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 24, 2022)—The Australian Office of Financial Management i...

Published on: 28 Jun 2022, 09:14 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

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Westpac also ups RBA cash rate forecast to 2.1% by Dec (from 1.75%)

Westpac chief economist Bill Evans has raised his forecast for RBA cash rate, now expecting the policy rate...

Published on: 07 Jun 2022, 05:21 PM
CBA ups RBA rate forecast; sees 2.1% year-end, with risk of 2.35%

Economists at Commonwealth Bank have revised higher their forecast for RBA cash rate, now expecting the rat...

Published on: 07 Jun 2022, 04:58 PM
NAB ups RBA cash rate forecast to 2% by Dec (from 1.35%)

Economists at National Australia Bank are revising up their RBA cash rate forecast following the 50bps hike...

Published on: 07 Jun 2022, 04:15 PM
RBA raises cash rate 50bps to 0.85%

The Reserve Bank of Australia raised the cash rate target by 50bps to 0.85%. The rate on Exchange Settlemen...

Published on: 07 Jun 2022, 02:47 PM
Australia net export to subtract 1.7 points from Q1 GDP

Net export will detract 1.7 percentage points from Australia's March quarter GDP, data published by Aus...

Published on: 31 May 2022, 11:44 AM
RBNZ Ups OCR 50bps to 2.0%

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand raised official cash rate by 50bps to 2.0%, as widely expected and issued h...

Published on: 25 May 2022, 12:15 PM
Full Title of RBA Kent's Speech Next Week

The full title of RBA assistant governor Christopher Kent's speech next week is, "From QE to QT -...

Published on: 20 May 2022, 10:00 AM
Australia's unemployment rate at 3.9% in April

The jobless rate was at 3.9% in April, following a revised 3.9% rate in March (from 4.0%), data from Austra...

Published on: 19 May 2022, 11:46 AM
RBA Governor and Deputy Governor -- Some fun facts

I don't think there's as much commonality between a governor and deputy governor as it is between R...

Published on: 10 Mar 2022, 05:53 PM
ANZ NZ Sees RBNZ hiking 50bps in both April and May

Economists at ANZ New Zealand have revised their call for the RBNZ OCR, now expecting 50bps hike at each of...

Published on: 08 Mar 2022, 09:11 AM