RBA Governor shows true grit to raise rates by a further 0.25% to hit 4.35%

With the distraction of the general public, taking time out to watch the running of the 163rd Melbourne Cup the Reserve Bank of Australia Board (RBA) has taken a swipe at lingering inflation by raising the base cash rate by 0.25% to a 12-year high of 4.35%. The biggest takeaway from the rate rise is […]

Inflation rate gives the RBA a slam dunk to increase rates on Melbourne Cup Day 2023

According to Moody’s Analytics report on Australia Consumer Price Index the uptick in quarterly price growth will put pressure on the Reserve Bank Australia (RBA) to hike rates further when they meet next on 7 November, Melbourne Cup Day. Aussie inflation isn’t playing ball, the Moody’s Analytics report outlines. Across the September quarter, underlying inflation rose […]