News & Announcements

May 2017

Panel participation by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy, at the Australian Retail Banking Summit 2017

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Panel participation by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the Launch of the FX Global Code, FX Week, London

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Joint media release with the Bank of Korea, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Reserve Bank of India

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at FX Week, London

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the BIS Symposium: CIP – RIP?, Basel

Anticipatory Monetary Policy and the ‘Price Puzzle’

Research Discussion Paper 2017-02

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Economic Society of Australia (QLD) Business Lunch, Brisbane

April 2017

Joint media release with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Remarks by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the RMB Global Cities Dialogue Dinner, Sydney

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the Australian Financial Review Banking and Wealth Summit, Sydney

Remarks and panel participation by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at the Bloomberg Voices event, Sydney

March 2017

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the FX Week (Australia) 2017 Conference, Sydney

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, to the TradeTech FX Asia Conference, Singapore (appearance via video link)

Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the ACT launch of the Women in Economics Network, Canberra

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Bloomberg Breakfast, Sydney

February 2017

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the Australia-Canada Economic Leadership Forum, Sydney

Remarks and panel participation by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at the Australian Business Economists (ABE) Forecasting Conference, Sydney

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Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the A50 Australian Economic Forum Dinner, Sydney

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

The Effect of Consumer Sentiment on Consumption

Research Discussion Paper 2016-10

Why Do Companies Fail?

Research Discussion Paper 2016-09

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), to the Australian Business Economists Conference Dinner, Sydney

Speech by Chris Aylmer, Head of Domestic Markets Department, to the Australian Securitisation Conference, Sydney

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) Annual Dinner, Melbourne

Speech by Chris Ryan, Head of International Department, at the 7th Pan Asian Regulatory Summit, Hong Kong

The Slowdown in US Productivity Growth: Breaks and Beliefs

Research Discussion Paper 2016-08

The Bank participated in Sydney Open

Structural Change in China: Implications for Australia and the World

A volume containing the papers and discussions from the 2016 Conference

The Efficiency of Central Clearing: A Segmented Markets Approach

Research Discussion Paper 2016-07

October 2016

Speech by Sarv Girn, Chief Information Officer, at the Gartner Symposium, Gold Coast

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, at Citi's 8th Annual Australian & New Zealand Investment Conference, Sydney

September 2016

Address by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), to the Australian Financial Review Retail Summit, Melbourne

Jobs or Hours? Cyclical Labour Market Adjustment in Australia

Research Discussion Paper 2016-06

The Changing Nature of the Australian Workforce

Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at the CEDA Conference – Future Skills: The Education and Training Pipeline, Brisbane

The Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the TradeTech FX Europe conference, London

Speech by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at the 26th Annual Credit Law Conference, Gold Coast

After the Boom

Address by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the Bloomberg Breakfast, Sydney

August 2016

The Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the FX Week Asia conference, Singapore (appearance via video link)

Panel participation by Jenny Hancock, Senior Manager, Payments Policy Department, at the Risk Australia Conference, Sydney

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Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Anika Foundation Luncheon, Sydney

July 2016

100 years on – Commemorating the Somme

The Bank commemorates the centenary of the Somme Offensive and honours the Bank staff who served there in a new section of its online Museum exhibition From Bank to Battlefield.

Panel participation by Luci Ellis, Head of Financial Stability Department, at the 2016 FMA Asia/Pacific Conference, Sydney

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Financial Stability and the Banking Sector

Speech by Luci Ellis, Head of Financial Stability Department, at the Sydney Banking and Financial Stability Conference, hosted by the University of Sydney

Remarks and panel participation by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at a Thomson Reuters industry event - Examining the FX Code of Conduct (Phase One)

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June 2016

Trade Invoicing Currency and First-stage Exchange Rate Pass-through

Research Discussion Paper 2016-05

Remarks by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Sydney Harcourt Visiting Professorship event, hosted by the University of Adelaide, Sydney

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Panel participation by Luci Ellis, Head of Financial Stability Department, at the Centre for International Finance and Regulation (CIFR) Research Showcase: Banking, Sydney

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The Future of Energy Demand and Implications for Australia

Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at CEDA's NSW Energy Series 2016, Sydney

Liquidity in Australian Fixed Income Markets

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the 4th Australian Regulatory Summit, Sydney

The Economic Transition in China

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the Economic Society of Australia (QLD) Business Lunch, Brisbane

The Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market

Remarks by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the ASIFMA/GFMA Liquidity Conference, Hong Kong (appearance via video link)

May 2016

Panel participation by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the ACI FMA America panel discussion on the BIS Code, New York

Remarks by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Profit & Loss Forex Network Conference, New York

Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market: Phase 1

Opening remarks by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the launch of Phase 1 of the Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market, New York

Remarks by Glenn Stevens, Governor, at the Trans-Tasman Business Circle boardroom briefing, Sydney

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Developments in Global FX Markets and Challenges in Currency Internationalisation from an Australian Perspective

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the RMB FX Forum, Beijing

The Card Payments Review

Speech by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Cards & Payments Australia Conference, Melbourne

Why Do Companies Hold Cash?

Research Discussion Paper 2016-03

April 2016

The Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the ACI World Congress, Jakarta

Disagreement about Inflation Expectations

Research Discussion Paper 2016-02

Observations on the Current Situation

Speech by Glenn Stevens, Governor, at the Credit Suisse Global Markets Macro Conference, New York

Economic Forecasting at the Reserve Bank of Australia

Address by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), to the Economic Society of Australia (Hobart)

March 2016

Call for Papers for the Reserve Bank of Australia Research Workshop 2016 to be held in Sydney on 19–20 December 2016

Panel participation by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the ASIC Annual Forum 2016, Sydney

Booms, Busts, Cycles and Risk Appetite

Speech by Luci Ellis, Head of Financial Stability Department, at the Financial Risk Day 2016 Conference, Sydney

The Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the FX Week Australia conference, Sydney

Resilience and Ongoing Challenges

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, at the Urban Development Institute of Australia's (UDIA) National Congress, Adelaide

Research Discussion Paper 2016-01

February 2016

Speech by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at the Payments Innovation 2016 Conference, Sydney

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the KangaNews DCM Summit, Sydney

Speech by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Australian Shareholders Association (ASA) Investor Forum, Sydney

January 2016

December 2015

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets) at the 28th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2015-15

Okun's Law and Potential Output

Research Discussion Paper 2015-14

After the Boom

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to an Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (WA) Corporate Breakfast, Perth

November 2015

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Bloomberg Summit, Sydney

Speech by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Australian Property Institute's Queensland Property Conference, Gold Coast

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the 2015 Economic and Social Outlook Conference, Melbourne

October 2015

Speech by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the International Swaps and Derivatives Association's (ISDA) 2015 Annual Australia Conference, Sydney

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, at the CFA Institute Australia Investment Conference, Sydney

Speech by John Simon, Head of Economic Research, at the Paul Woolley Centre for the Study of Capital Market Dysfunctionality Conference, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2015-12

Address by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to the Australian Financial Markets Report Launch, Sydney

September 2015

Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis, at an Urban Development Institute of Australia (WA Division Incorporated) Luncheon, Perth

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to the Actuaries Institute ‘Banking on Change’ Seminar, Sydney

Briefing by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), on FX Global Code of Conduct, London

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, at a Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) event, Melbourne

Speech by Luci Ellis, Head of Financial Stability Department, at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Real Estate Symposium 2015, Sydney

As part of History Week 2015, the Museum's ‘Before Sunset’ exhibition explores the Bank's role in raising funds, offering assistance to service people in foreign countries.

Research Discussion Paper 2015-11

Research Discussion Paper 2015-10

August 2015

The Reserve Bank's Corporate Plan for 2015/16 has been prepared in accordance with section 35(1)(b) of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013. This is the first Plan prepared by the Bank under the Act.

Remarks by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the National Reform Summit, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2015-09

A volume containing the papers and discussions from the 2015 Conference

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), to the Economic Society of Australia (QLD) Luncheon, Brisbane

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, to the 54th Shann Memorial Lecture, Perth

July 2015

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Boao Forum for Asia Financial Cooperation Conference, Sydney

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Anika Foundation Luncheon, Sydney

Joint media release with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Panel participation by Mark Manning, Deputy Head of Payments Policy (Financial System), at the Global Investor/ISF Australia Securities Finance Masterclass, Sydney

June 2015

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) City Lecture, London

On behalf of current and former colleagues at the Reserve Bank, the Governor, Glenn Stevens, records, with deep regret, that former Governor, Sir Harold Knight KBE DSC, known to his friends and family as Harry, has died today, aged 95.

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Launch of the Australian Centre for Financial Studies report on Financial Integration in the Asia Pacific, Sydney

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), to the Australian National University, Canberra

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Economic Society of Australia Luncheon, Brisbane

May 2015

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, to the Thomson Reuters' 3rd Australian Regulatory Summit, Sydney

Speech by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Cards & Payments Conference, Melbourne

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, at the Corporate Finance Forum, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2015-07

Research Discussion Paper 2015-06

Speech by Sarv Girn, Chief Information Officer, at the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) Digital Bytes Breakfast 2015, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2015-05

April 2015

Speech by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Australian Financial Review Banking & Wealth Summit, Sydney

Panel participation by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Forex Network, London

Research Discussion Paper 2015-04

Speech by Glenn Stevens, Governor, at an American Australian Association luncheon hosted by Goldman Sachs, New York, USA

Call for Papers for the Reserve Bank of Australia Research Workshop 2015 to be held in Sydney on 15–16 December 2015

March 2015

Council of Financial Regulators Consultation

Panel Discussion by Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Financial System), to ASIC Annual Forum 2015, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2015-02

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the KangaNews Debt Capital Markets Summit 2015, Sydney

Address by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Economic), to the National RSL Clubs Conference, Hobart

Research Discussion Paper 2015-01

Speech by Philip Lowe, Deputy Governor, to the Goldman Sachs Annual Global Macro Economic Conference, Sydney

February 2015

January 2015

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