GOVTECONOMY

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....

GOVTECONOMY, 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...

GOVTECONOMY, 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...

GOVTECONOMY, 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...

GOVTECONOMY, 23 Apr 2021, 09:29 AM
How Long Will Australian 2032 Bond Syndication Elude Market?

(This article was first published on February 17 at 6:03 pm as an email to premium subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

(Sydney, February 17, 2021) -- After six new Australian government bond syndications last year, there’s j...

GOVTECONOMY, 18 Feb 2021, 10:28 AM
Analysis: Syndicated Taps Still Possible Despite Lack of AOFM Men...

(This article was first published on January 18 and sent via email to paying subscribers)

By Sophia Rodrigues

The Australian Office of Financial Management didn’t mention syndicated taps in the update on issuance pro...

GOVTECONOMY, 20 Jan 2021, 05:03 PM