Fixed vs Floating

14 Apr 15, 10:21am
Bernard Hickey looks at how to think about whether to fix or float, how long to fix and what the Reserve Bank may do about house prices
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17 Feb 15, 12:36pm
Bernard Hickey looks at how to think about whether to fix or float, how long to fix and what the Reserve Bank may do about house prices
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3 Feb 15, 4:37pm
Borrowers advised to snatch long-term fixed mortgage rates while the cost is low
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8 Dec 14, 1:09pm
Bernard Hickey looks at how to think about whether to fix or float, and what bank economists are saying about interest rates and house prices
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28 Nov 14, 3:14pm
Consumer debt rises at fastest annualised pace in almost nine years
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21 Oct 14, 12:42pm
Bernard Hickey looks at how to think about whether to fix or float and what bank economists are saying about interest rates
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8 Oct 14, 9:30am
John Bolton takes a look at the term structure of mortgage interest rates, showing how to think about value-for-money for each of the terms
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11 Sep 14, 4:44pm
Bernard Hickey looks at how to think about whether to fix or float and what bank economists are saying about interest rates
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11 Sep 14, 3:57pm
Bernard Hickey looks at what the RBNZ's decision to pause its OCR hikes means for mortgage rates and house prices
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11 Sep 14, 11:13am
RBNZ Governor says the rising OCR will hit borrowers in their pockets given the short duration of NZ home loans
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5 Sep 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; Kiwibank cuts mortgage rates, wholesaling strong, impressive vehicle sales levels, swap rates rise, NZD down
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4 Sep 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; UDC raises call rate, weaker housing data, quake anniversary, core finding compliance, Pacific Edge's new patent
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3 Sep 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; ANZ launches hot rate, NZ 7th best, Q1 no building fluke, Rents bounce up, Akl house prices fall, swap rates steepen
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2 Sep 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; SBS Bank raises TD rates, commodity prices fall, ratings agencies watching bank funding, sovereign spreads narrow, swaps fall
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1 Sep 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; FinanceNow targets car finance, terms of trade improve, economy expansion moderates, swap rates rise, cash incentives expire
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29 Aug 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; TSB Bank goes all out, Roest denied, business confidence disappoints, rapid rise in Akl building consents, 70% of mortgages fixed
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29 Aug 14, 10:07am
Kiwibank annual profit rises 3% boosted by higher net interest margin and release of bad debt provisions
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6 Aug 14, 4:41pm
Bernard Hickey looks at how to think about whether to fix or float and what bank economists are saying about interest rates
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4 Aug 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; changes to interest rates, falls in commodity prices, core funding ratio steady, falls in wholesale swap rates
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1 Aug 14, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; flurry of TD rate changes, Auckland and Christchurch look to Wellington for their projects, markets await US NFP result
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