Credit Ratings

9 Dec 16, 9:01am
NZD strong across the board but constrained by USD strength; EURUSD down over 0.0250 ticks on ECB announcement; traders look to the FOMC announcement for tightening of monetary policy
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8 Dec 16, 8:10am
NZD back up to the 0.7155 levels based on a slightly weaker USD; GBP down 0.6% on lower UK industrial production; AUD bounces back to 0.7470 after negative GDP figures
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7 Dec 16, 2:33pm
The RBNZ appears very excited about its proposed new 'dashboard' bank disclosure regime. But how well will it serve bank depositors?
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5 Dec 16, 7:11am
The NZD heading up and 'a fairer price in a world where risk appetite remains solid and commodity prices remain on an upward path'
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29 Nov 16, 8:30am
Rise in global commodities helps NZD; USD weaker against most currencies; oil price up 3% but prospects for supply cut deal remain tenuous
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28 Nov 16, 8:29am
USD index up more than 4% above pre-US election levels; modest recovery in NZD possible; NZD/AUD likely to be range bound in near future
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25 Nov 16, 8:31am
Forces behind sell-off in emerging market currencies impacting NZD; positive seasonal factors can push NZD higher; improving global activity indicators supporting commodities
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24 Nov 16, 8:20am
US economic data better than expected; NZD/USD breaks below 70c; GBP only gainer against USD
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23 Nov 16, 8:32am
Trump's day one plans released via video; equity markets support Trump's actions as records set; NZD/USD range-bound
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22 Nov 16, 8:36am
Some gloss comes off USD rise; record high for S&P500; commodity currencies best performers; NZD/AUD probes 96c level
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21 Nov 16, 8:13am
Currency markets still coming to terms with the Trump world-view. Local strength from higher milk payout, rising confidence, higher retail means NZD gets hit less
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18 Nov 16, 11:42am
Insurer credit rating agency AM Best to closely monitor implications for the financial strength of insurers with significant exposure to earthquake hit regions
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18 Nov 16, 8:24am
Fed chair Janet Yellen wary of commenting on outlook under Trump; USD continues to gain momentum; market waiting to see if Fonterra bumps up milk forecast
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17 Nov 16, 8:50am
Fed rate hike done deal according to market; oil prices spikes higher; near term support for NZD/USD at 70c
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16 Nov 16, 8:14am
Another solid dairy auction, NZD trading off morning lows; US data releases above expectations; oil-linked currencies benefactors of push to curb oil production
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15 Nov 16, 8:23am
Quakes have only brief impact on NZD. Global risk appetite holding, aiding commodity currencies. Eyes now of dairy auction looking to consolidate the higher levels
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11 Nov 16, 8:36am
Fed's William's says Fed close to achieving inflation goals and "fortunate" there is independence at the US Central Bank; volatile time for NZD/USD
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10 Nov 16, 3:45pm
Fitch predicts challenges will continue for Australasia's 'highly profitable' big four banks
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10 Nov 16, 8:09am
Trump curve-ball creates more uncertainty for markets; NZD/USD sold off, but could rebound on RBNZ statement; US stock markets up
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9 Nov 16, 8:02am
Market moves await nature of US elections. Risk appetite improves and NZD benefits. EUR/USD lower, JPY slumps
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