RBA outlook - another rate hike of 50 basis points in August or a scale back to 25 basis points?


The Reserve Bank raised the cash rate earlier this week – making it three hikes over three months – the most tightening in a 3-month window since 1994. What can we expect next from the RBA - another hike of 50 basis points in August or a scale back to 25 basis points?

Watch our short video to find out

Economic Insights - 7 July 2022

Take the next steps

  • BT Investment Solutions (BTIS)
    BTIS delivers an institutional grade investment management capability across a range of solutions, from low-cost index portfolios to actively managed strategies.

Australian investors are transitioning into an exciting phase where two significant investment management trends are coming together – the rise of managed accounts and the surge in sustainable investing. As investors demand more transparency and more authentic responsible investment practices, it seems they’re a match made in heaven.
After last financial year’s strong super fund returns, there may have been an expectation that this year’s returns will be similar. As we near the end of this financial year, we look at why they won’t.
BT’s Chief Investment Officer Corrin Collocott shares the five key investment themes his team is focused on in 2022 and what this means for your super.


This document has been created by Westpac Financial Services Limited (ABN 20 000 241 127, AFSL 233716). It provides an overview or summary only and it should not be considered a comprehensive statement on any matter or relied upon as such. This information has been prepared without taking account of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Because of this, you should, before acting on this information, consider its appropriateness, having regard to your objectives, financial situation and needs. Projections given above are predicative in character. Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure that the assumptions on which the projections are based are reasonable, the projections may be based on incorrect assumptions or may not consider known or unknown risks and uncertainties. The results ultimately achieved may differ materially from these projections. This document may contain material provided by third parties derived from sources believed to be accurate at its issue date. While such material is published with necessary permission, Westpac Financial Services Limited does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of or endorses any such material. Except where contrary to law, Westpac Financial Services Limited intends by this notice to exclude liability for this material. Information current as at 10 December 2021. © Westpac Financial Services Limited 2021.