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April 27, 2015

No Easy Task for RBA on Mixed Data

The Reserve Bank confronts a dilemma with the latest indicators suggesting economic growth is strengthening while the longer-term outlook remains threatened by falling business investment and […]
April 24, 2015

Australia’s AAA Rating Appears Safe Despite Iron-Ore Decline

Iron-ore’s plunge has put Western Australia state’s credit rating under pressure, but that’s not likely to imperil Australia’s AAA rating just yet, analysts said. “Undoubtedly, Australia’s […]
April 22, 2015

Door Wide Open for RBA after Inflation Data

Australian CPI (a key measure of inflation) was released earlier today, with the CPI rising 0.2% in the March quarter for an annual rate of 1.3%.  […]
April 21, 2015

RBA Minutes Indicate a Patient Central Bank

The Minutes of the previous central bank board monthly monetary policy meeting were released today.  In the minutes the RBA indicated that it was prepared to […]