PREVIEW: RBA to announce rate decision on 6 March at 0330 GMT/1130 HKT

The consensus remains one-sided for the RBA to maintain the Cash Rate Target at the record low 1.50%. This has been reflected in ASX 30-day Interbank Cash Rate Futures, which price in a 100% chance the central bank will hold, while the respective implied yield curve suggests it is likely to stay on pause throughout the entire year, with February 2019 the earliest in which the curve is leaning more towards a 25bps hike. CLICK HERE FOR FULL PREVIEW