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RBA Glossary definition for Real interest rate

Real interest rate – The real interest rate refers to the cost of borrowing money (i.e. the nominal interest rate) net of inflation. It takes account of the fact that part of the nominal interest that borrowers pay to lenders represents compensation for anticipated inflation. The remaining �real� component better reflects the economic cost of borrowing and the return to lending.

RBA Glossary definition for interest rate

interest rate – The term used to describe the cost of borrowing money or the return to the owner of the funds which are invested or lent out. It is usually expressed as a percent per annum of the amount of money borrowed, lent or invested.

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The Global Financial Environment

6 Apr 2023 FSR – April 2023
The Global Financial Environment | Financial Stability Review – April 2023

Statement on Monetary Policy

10 May 2003 Bulletin – May 2003
The only industrial country increasing interest rates is Canada. The Bank of Canada raised its policy interest rate by a further 50 basis points to 3.25 per cent in two ... Interest rates have been broadly stable at low levels in Asian emerging markets.

Risk Management

12 Apr 2020 RBA Annual Report – 2020
The Reserve Bank is exposed to little interest rate risk on its balance sheet liabilities. ... Interest paid on these deposits reflects domestic short-term interest rates, effectively hedging part of the interest rate exposure of the domestic asset


28 Sep 2023 Bulletin
Insights into the economy and financial system from teams throughout the Reserve Bank of Australia

The Movement of Interest Rates

18 Sep 2001 Speech
Ian Macfarlane
Speech by Ian Macfarlane to Giblin Lecture, University of Tasmania/Economic Society of Australia (Tasmanian Branch), Hobart

Risk Management

27 Oct 2022 RBA Annual Report – October 2022
The value of the Reserve Banks financial assets is also exposed to movements in market interest rates. ... The Reserve Bank is also exposed to interest rate risk owing to a maturity mismatch between assets and liabilities.

Changes to Statistical Tables

4 Sep 2023 Statistics
Table F7 – Business lending rates – will present average business lending rates by business size (small, medium, and large) and interest rate type. ... Table F8 – Personal lending rates – will present average interest rates for various types of

Appendix A: A Small Macroeconomic Model of Australia

31 Dec 2002 RDP 2002-01
Guy Debelle and Jenny Wilkinson
f. is the G3 real interest rate. ... where the equilibrium G3 real interest rate is 2 per cent and the equilibrium world inflation rate is 2.5 per cent.
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The Neutral Rate: The Pole-star Casts Faint Light

12 Oct 2022 Speech
Luci Ellis
Speech delivered by Luci Ellis, Assistant Governor (Economic), to Citi Australia & New Zealand Investment Conference, Sydney

Box A: Low Interest Rates and Asset Price Risk

10 Apr 2018 FSR – April 2018
Financial Stability Review – April 2018 Box A: Low Interest Rates and Asset Price Risk. ... As a result, prices for a broad range of assets, including equities, corporate bonds and commercial real estate, have risen because risk-free interest rates