AUD traders - heads up for RBA minutes due Tuesday, what to expect

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: Central Banks

There is not expected to be too much added information from the Reserve Bank of Australia Board minutes for the February meeting due at 0030 GMT on Tuesday 20 Feb. 

  • ANZ say the minutes are unlikely to add much to recent RBA communications
  • Westpac are looking for more detail regarding uncertainties around recent forecasts 
  • NAB say the minutes are unlikely to differ from consistent RBA messages over the past couple of weeks
  • CBA says the minutes are likely to stay with the upbeat tone for the growth outlook given ... last Friday's Statement on Monetary Policy (SMP)