Australia Regulators Monitoring Household Debt, Mortgage Portfoli...

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 17, 2021)—Australia’s financial regulators are discussing potential policy options to address risks that could build up if growth in household borrowing substantially outpaced that in income....

17 Jun 2021, 09:04 AM
Australia Borrows A$1.0B And Pays Nothing, Even Gets Paid For Mos...

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 10, 2021)—For the first time ever, Australia has borrowed an entire tender totalling A$1.0 billion at no interest cost, even receiving interest for most of that amount.

At the weekly tend...

10 Jun 2021, 03:56 PM
AOFM’s Nicholl Says Won’t Pursue Third Bond Line In Foreseeable F...

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, June 8, 2021) – The Reserve Bank of Australia’s bond-buying program has no direct bearing on the Australian Office of Financial Management’s issuance decisions but its impact on market liqui...

08 Jun 2021, 01:30 PM
INTERVIEW: After Record Australia Bond Syndications, What Next?

(This exclusive interview was first publishedd on April 22 as an email to premium subscribers. It's now being made freely available to all)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, April 22, 2021) -- This time last year when financial...

23 Apr 2021, 09:29 AM
Additional Year of Respite Likely for Australia’s Debt to Touch O...

(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, 2021) – First it was fis...

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

(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, 2021) -- The Australian Office...

06 Apr 2021, 08:23 AM