The Rate Debate – Ep27

May 4, 2022
The Rate Debate – Ep27

What do you get when you throw a 32-year-fixed-income veteran into the room with a 32-year-old fixed income millennial? The Rate Debate.

Darren Langer and Chris Rands are seasoned fixed income specialists with a deep passion for bond markets and an opinion on just about everything. And while they may sit facing each other at work, they don’t always see eye-to-eye.

Tune-in each month to hear their take on the RBA’s interest rate decision and other macro matters that are influencing markets.

Episode 27: Tuesday 3rd May 2022

Is the RBA risking a recession to solve inflation?

The RBA hikes rates by 25bps, with more set to come in 2022 as Australia’s central bank attempts to keep a grip on inflation.

With oil and commodity prices set to continue to be at elevated levels due to Russia’s war with Ukraine, could a series of rapid rate hikes rates push the Australian economy into recession??

Tune in to hear Darren and Chris discuss this in episode 27 of The Rate Debate.