The week ahead in Australia and New Zealand – RBA and economic data events

For a scan over whats ahead globally:

For Australia and New Zealand, see below:

Coming up from the Reserve Bank of Australia:

12 March 2024, 9.30 am Sydney time (2215 GMT, 1815 US Eastern time)

  • Panel Participation by Sarah Hunter, Assistant Governor (Economics) at the AFR Business Summit – Sydney. Comments and inflation will be of particular note. Indications strong point to the end of the RBA rate hike cycle, with consensus expectations now focused on September for the first rate cut.

For the data agenda, nothing of high priority:

I’ve noted data for New Zealand and Australia with text as the similarity of the little flags can sometimes be confusing.

Also on the calendar to come this week, on Thursday March 14 from Australia are Consumer inflation expectations for March, due at 11am Sydney time (0000 GMT, 2000 US Eastern time)

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