Bonds news

1 Jul 16, 10:02am
CMC Markets NZ general manager Chris Smith on George Soros's views of Brexit, bond market blues, peace breaks out in the oil market, China and the new global monetary order, & more
1 Jul 16, 8:10am
Local risk premiums back to pre-Brexit levels. Good local data pushes likelihood of more RBNZ easing back. Economists expect the UK to fall into recession
1 Jul 16, 7:32am
US factory outlook brighter; Mexico raises rates; S&P cuts EU rating; BofE eyes more QE; Italy rescues bank; China warns on growth; UST 10yr yield at 1.46%; oil and gold lower; NZ$1 = 71.2 US¢, TWI-5 = 75.1
30 Jun 16, 4:01pm
HNZC cuts 2yr mortgage rate, dwelling consent growth insufficient, ASB's outsourcing proposal, business confidence rises, housing debt jumps, crime up, swaps and NZD flat
30 Jun 16, 7:50am
Chances for a US rate hike fade. Chances for a NZ rate cut also fade. Global bond markets stabilise as Brexit risks isolated to Europe
30 Jun 16, 7:25am
US consumer spending and sentiment rise; new home sales up, used home sales down; Wall Street races higher; NZ offers UK trade negotiation skills; UST 10yr yield at 1.47%; oil up, gold up; NZ$1 = 71.1 US¢, TWI-5 = 74.7
29 Jun 16, 4:02pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; ASB hikes variable mortgage rate, FMA warns on commissions behaviour, online retail booms, KiwiSaver reminder, swaps up, NZD up
29 Jun 16, 7:53am
Markets take a less risk-averse tone. They even reduce their bets that the RBNZ will cut again. Credit spreads narrow
29 Jun 16, 7:19am
US data improves, consumers more confident; VW gets NZ$20 bln penalty; Italy readies a huge bank bailout; UST 10yr yield at 1.46%; oil up, gold down; NZ$1 = 70.2 US¢, TWI-5 = 74.2
28 Jun 16, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; mortgage rates inch up, equities lower, gold down, cheaper electricity, 1-5 swap curve dives lower, NZD active but unchanged
28 Jun 16, 10:48am
Australasia's major banks' pre-funding seen alleviating any Brexit-derived problems in overseas wholesale funding markets
28 Jun 16, 8:41am
Benchmark rates tumble everwhere as sentiment sours for risk assets. Expect local swap rates to fall today following main market moves. CDS spreads widen
28 Jun 16, 7:36am
UK loses AAA rating; equities down -2%; US services growth subdued; China housing demand up; Aust polls say no-change; UST 10yr yield down to 1.46%; oil lower, gold up; NZ$1 = 69.9 US¢, TWI-5 = 73.9
27 Jun 16, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; many mortgage rate changes, job confidence falls, bigger trade surplus, high interest-only lending, swaps and NZD both hold their ground
27 Jun 16, 3:05pm
Shewan Inquiry into foreign trusts recommends stronger initial registration rules and need for annual returns with distribution details; Revenue Minister plans to stop 'excessive payments' by local units to foreign parents
27 Jun 16, 12:43pm
Roger J Kerr looks at the implications of Britain's 'leave' vote for the interest rate outlook
27 Jun 16, 10:29am
PM doesn't see OCR cut on August 11 more likely after Brexit vote; says RBNZ still forecasting 3%-plus growth; Wheeler still has buffer, but Brexit no reason to cut by itself, he says; New FTA needed with UK post Brexit
27 Jun 16, 7:27am
Benchmark interest rates fall on Brexit, but rise on 'perphery'. UK to lose AAA status. Markets downgrade chance of US rate rises, upgrade chance of RBNZ rate cuts
27 Jun 16, 7:18am
Brexit changes London's financial status; NZ Govt reaches out directly to the EU; NZ to increase focus on Pacific; UST 10yr yield up to 1.59%; oil lower, gold jumps; NZ$1 = 71.3 US¢, TWI-5 = 74.7
26 Jun 16, 10:31pm
'Urgent need' to rebalance policy with the aim of preventing costly financial boom-bust cycles, the Bank for International Settlements argues. Wants bias towards debt accumulation removed


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