interest rates

4 Experts comment on the February 2018 RBA interest rate decision [Video]

The Reserve Bank of Australia has kept rates on hold at 1.5%. The decision to leave the cash rate on hold today came as no surprise to those following our economy. To better understand the decision, here are 4 experts views: Martin Lakos ( Macquarie) comment: The Reserve Bank Board provided no surprises at its first…

RBA Survey | Aussie dollar peaks to 2-year-high, raising eyebrows among economists

While the cash rate has been stagnant, and it’s predicted there will be no movement at the Reserve Bank’s board meeting tomorrow, it’s been a different story for the value of the Australian dollar against the greenback, according to’s monthly cash rate survey, the largest of its kind in Australia, shows all 35…

RBA Survey: Experts predict no move, but historic cash rate rise within sight

In a unanimous verdict, Australia’s leading experts and economists are calling a cash rate hold tomorrow (Tuesday, 7th February), but previous cash rate decisions haven’t had the desired affect on the Australian dollar, according to, Australia’s most visited comparison website1.  All 32 experts and economists from the RBA survey are expecting the cash…