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The Reserve Bank of Australia conducts monetary policy, works to maintain a strong financial system and issues the nation's banknotes. The Reserve Bank commenced
operations as Australia's central bank on 14 January 1960.

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1 December 2015

Statement by Glenn Stevens, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.0 per cent.

25 November 2015

The Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market

Speech by Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets), at the FX Week Europe conference, London Link, opening in a new window, to the audio webcast of Guy Debelle's speech given on 25 November 2015.

24 November 2015

The Long Run

Address by Glenn Stevens, Governor, to the Australian Business Economists (ABE) Annual Dinner, Sydney Link, opening in a new window, to the audio webcast of Glenn Stevens' address given on 24 November 2015. Link to the summary of Glenn Stevens' remarks given on 24 November 2015.

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