interest rate Archives - Inside Retail

Steady interest rate to boost economy

The RBA holds interest rate steady for 24th consecutive month.

RBA cuts interest rate to record low

ARA hopeful RBA’s decision can halt slide in retail sales growth.

British sales surge

April’s year on year retail sales growth, the fastest for a decade.

Dollar falls on rate cut news

Dollar remains lower amid increasing expectations of an interest rate cut in early 2014.

ARA urges rate cut

Unemployment high provides neon sign case for rate cut, says ARA.

Calls for rate relief

Retailers eager to see a drop in interest rates when the RBA meets next month.

Consumers still grumbling

Interest rate cuts, government handouts, low unemployment and an economy that’s recorded an unprecedented 21 years’ expansion isn’t enough to send the nay-sayers scurrying.