News & Announcements

September 2019

August 2019

Address by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, to the Economic Society of Australia, Canberra

Research Discussion Paper 2019-07

Remarks by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Jackson Hole Symposium, Wyoming, USA

Media Release 2019-22

Keynote Address by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the 14th Annual Risk Australia Conference, Sydney

Panel participation by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the Redefining Conduct in FX markets event, Sydney

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Address by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to Finance & Treasury Association, Sydney

Address by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), to the Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce, Toowoomba

Panel participation by Lindsay Boulton, Assistant Governor (Business Services), at the 13th Annual Tech in Gov conference, Canberra

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July 2019

The papers and summaries of discussion from the Reserve Bank of Australia 2019 Conference

Media Release 2019-19

Address by Philip Lowe, Governor, to Anika Foundation Luncheon Supported by NAB and the ABE, Sydney

Address by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Bloomberg Address, Sydney

Bulletin article: The Committed Liquidity Facility

Keynote Address by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at FX Week USA, New York

Research Discussion Paper 2019-05

Call for Papers – Reserve Bank of Australia Research Workshop 2019 to be held in Sydney on 12–13 December 2019

Remarks by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Darwin Community Dinner, Darwin

June 2019

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Central Bank Payments Conference, Berlin

Panel participation by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the ANU Crawford Australian Leadership Forum, Canberra

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Address by Philip Lowe, Governor, to a Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) Event, Adelaide

Research Discussion Paper 2019-04

Speech by Jonathan Kearns, Head of Financial Stability Department, at the 2019 Property Leaders' Summit, Canberra

Panel participation by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at the 2nd Annual Real-Time Payments Summit, Sydney

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Media Release 2019-17

Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the 2019 Freebairn Lecture in Public Policy, University of Melbourne

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Australian Renminbi Forum, Melbourne

Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis, to the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies, Perth

Remarks by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Reserve Bank Board Dinner, Sydney

May 2019

Panel participation by Ellis Connolly, Deputy Head of Domestic Markets Department, at the Bloomberg-ISDA Benchmarks forum, Hong Kong

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Media Release 2019-13

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Economic Society of Australia, Brisbane

Keynote Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at ASIC Annual Forum, Sydney

Panel discussion – The End of Libor and the Impact on Australian Financial Markets – Sydney

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April 2019

Research Discussion Paper 2019-03

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at ISDA's 34th Annual General Meeting, Hong Kong

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the American Chamber of Commerce in Australia (AmCham) Business Luncheon, Adelaide

Research Discussion Paper 2019-02

March 2019

Remarks by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the FX Week Australia, Sydney

Address by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), to Housing Industry Association March Industry Outlook Breakfast, Sydney

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Urban Development Institute of Australia (WA), Perth

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to the KangaNews DCM Summit, Sydney

Keynote Address by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at a Public Forum hosted by the Centre for Policy Development, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2019-01

Speech by John Simon, Head of Economic Research, at the Economic Society of Australia (QLD) and Griffith University Symposium, Griffith University, South Bank, Brisbane

Address by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the AFR Business Summit, Sydney

February 2019

Media Release 2019-03

Media Release 2019-02

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the XE Breakfast Briefing, Melbourne

Remarks by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at the Australian Business Economists Forecasting Conference, Sydney

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An expanded list of macroeconomic variables for which forecasts will be published online with future Statements on Monetary Policy.

Address by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the National Press Club of Australia, Sydney

Media Release 2019-01

January 2019

December 2018

A volume containing the papers and discussions from the 2018 Conference

Speech by Marion Kohler, Head of Domestic Markets Department, at the 31st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, Sydney

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Bloomberg Address, Sydney

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, to the Australian Business Economists Annual Dinner, Sydney

Media Release 2018-31

November 2018

Media Release 2018-30

Remarks by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, to the Australian Payment Summit, Sydney

Panel Participation by Melissa Hope, Head of Note Issue Department, at the Australian Payment Summit, Sydney

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Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Australian Securitisation Forum Conference, Sydney

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the 2018 Australian Payment Summit, Sydney

Media Release 2018-28

Address by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the CEDA Annual Dinner, Melbourne

Remarks by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the FINSIA Signature Event: The Regulators, Melbourne

Panel Participation by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at The Future of Financial Services Sydney Conference, Sydney

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Media Release 2018-27

October 2018

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor, at the 10th Annual Commonwealth Bank Global Markets Conference, Sydney

Media Release 2018-26

Panel Participation by Greg Johnston, Head of Payments Settlements Department, at the Sibos 2018 Conference, Sydney

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Panel Participation by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at the Sibos 2018 Conference, Sydney

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Panel Participation by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the Sibos 2018 Conference, Sydney

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Panel Participation by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the Sibos 2018 Conference, Sydney

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Panel Participation by Lindsay Boulton, Assistant Governor (Business Services), at the Sibos 2018 Conference, Sydney

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Remarks by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the 2018 ISDA Annual Australia Conference, Sydney

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Remarks by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at The Walkley Foundation, Sydney

Media Release 2018-25

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the Citi 10th Annual Australia and New Zealand Investment Conference, Sydney

Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the Melbourne Institute 2018 Economic and Social Outlook Conference, Melbourne

Speech by Merylin Coombs, Deputy Head (Economic Analysis Department), at the Kimberley Economic Forum, Broome

Research Discussion Paper 2018-11

Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at the Business Educators Australasia 2018 Biennial Conference, Canberra

Speech by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at the Chicago Payments Symposium, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Payments System Board: and

September 2018

Research Discussion Paper 2018-10

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the Reserve Bank's Topical Talks Event for Educators, Sydney

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor, Financial System, to the Ai Group, Albury

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, Perth

Media Release 2018-21

The Reserve Bank of Australia Museum is participating in History Week 2018 with a special booklet, Eternally Current. For details, see the Museum's Current Events.

August 2018

Media Release 2018-20

Media Release 2018-19

Speech by Lindsay Boulton, Assistant Governor, Business Services, to the Business Banking Summit 2018, Sydney

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, to The Economic Society of Australia (QLD) Business Lunch, Brisbane

Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the Australian National University, Canberra

Panel participation by Sarah Harris, Deputy Head of Payments Policy Department, at the Risk Australia 2018 Conference, Sydney

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Research Discussion Paper 2018-09

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Anika Foundation Luncheon supported by NAB and the ABE, Sydney

July 2018

Research Discussion Paper 2018-08

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor, Financial System, at the 5th Bund Summit on Fintech, Shanghai

Speech by Alexandra Heath, Head of Economic Analysis Department, at the Urban Development Institute of Australia, Wollongong

June 2018

Remarks by Tony Richards, Head of Payments Policy Department, at the Australian Business Economists (ABE) Briefing, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2018-07

Panel participation by Philip Lowe, Governor, at the Forum on Central Banking, hosted by the ECB, Portugal

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Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), at the Infrastructure Partnerships Australia (IPA) Leaders' Luncheon, Sydney

Media Release 2018-15

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the Australian Industry Group, Melbourne

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to the Australian Government Fixed Income Forum 2018, Tokyo

May 2018

Speech by Jacqui Dwyer, Head of Information Department, to the Business Educators Australasia Annual Meeting, Sydney

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the Australia-China Relations Institute, Sydney

Media Release 2018-12

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the ISDA Forum (appearance via video link), Hong Kong

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the CFO Forum, Sydney

Speech by Matthew Boge, Deputy Head, International Department, at the FX Week Australia, Sydney

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, Adelaide

Call for Papers – Reserve Bank of Australia Research Workshop 2018 to be held in Sydney on 12–14 December 2018

April 2018

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to the Housing Industry Association Breakfast, Sydney

In this final centenary year of the First World War, the Reserve Bank commemorates Anzac Day and honours Bank staff who served in the war. To discover more about the Bank's involvement in the war, view the online exhibition, From Bank to Battlefield.

Media Release 2018-10

Media Release 2018-09

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, at the RBA 2018 Conference, Sydney

Address by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (WA), Perth

Research Discussion Paper 2018-04

March 2018

Speech by Bradley Jones, Head of International Department, at the Conference on ‘Asset Owners and Investment for the Long-term’, at the Judge Business School, Cambridge University, Cambridge

Panel participation by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), at the ASIC Annual Forum 2018, Sydney

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Details about the Bank's annual Teacher Immersion Event are now available.

Speech by Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, to the Financial Risk Day 2018, Sydney

Speech by Christopher Kent, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), to the Debt Capital Markets Summit, Sydney

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), to Seamless Payments 2018, Sydney

Research Discussion Paper 2018-03

Speech by Philip Lowe, Governor, to the Australian Financial Review Business Summit, Sydney

February 2018

During World War II, the Bank played a critical role in raising war loans, which helped to fund Australia's war effort and control inflation. View Make your Money Fight!

Media Release 2018-04

Speech by Michele Bullock, Assistant Governor (Financial System), to the Responsible Lending and Borrowing Summit, Sydney

Media Release 2018-03

Media Release 2018-02

Speech by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), to the ABE Conference, Sydney

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

Media Release 2018-01

January 2018

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