RBA (232 items)

Discipline and desperation feed mortgage market

Determined, uni educated and fully employed younger savers with a vision of owning their home may be a fair credit risk in the modern era, analysis by some researchers at the Reserve Bank of Australia demonstrates. The RBA study shows that, from a more distant viewpoint, the recent crop of mortgage customers is much riskier than before the GFC. read more

Swap to the cash rate: Debelle

It is vital for banks and their business borrowers to look at moving away from the (reformed) bank bill swap rate, Guy Debelle, deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia told a Finsia forum on Friday.In a speech centred more on the fading merit of Libor rather than of BBSW, Debelle pitched the option of looking to the central bank's own cash rate as the reference rate. read more

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