Inflation

27 May 15, 1:02am
NZIER bucks trend of major bank economists, saying the RBNZ has no choice but to keep the OCR stable for another two years
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26 May 15, 1:52pm
Recent data not strong enough to support rate hike in US; China trying to manage the downturn; Chinese stimulus measures boost local market, has the markings of a bubble
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23 May 15, 7:04am
Squirrel's John Bolton reports back from San Diego on what's keeping US financial markets heavyweights awake at night
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19 May 15, 4:59pm
The dollar rises sharply as inflation expectations increase, lessening the likelihood of an OCR cut next month
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19 May 15, 2:10pm
Skirmish on property prices in NZ; majority of US data continues to disappoint
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16 May 15, 8:48am
Rodney Dickens looks at whether low CPI inflation justifies OCR cuts?
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13 May 15, 5:04am
Gareth Kiernan wonders if wage growth is a lagging indicator of the economic cycle, are greater labour cost pressure's just around the corner?
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12 May 15, 2:13pm
Subdued inflation data and disappointing trade figures behind PBOC rate cut; Fed rate hike still on cards; rapid change in sentiment has NZD under pressure
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12 May 15, 5:03am
Elizabeth Kerr explains the mysteries of the Official Cash Rate - and why we should care about it
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11 May 15, 3:01pm
Roger J Kerr says he doubts recent economic developments will suddenly change the RBNZ’s official line of completely stable OCR interest rates over the next 12 months
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5 May 15, 2:22pm
Disappointing data across major economies; common theme is impact of low oil prices; recovery of each economy to drive respective currencies
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4 May 15, 11:23am
Roger J Kerr says the risk of increasing three to 10 year interest rates is very real and immediately upon us
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28 Apr 15, 3:56pm
Central bank expectations are playing a key role in driving currencies; RBA rate cut too close to call; market expecting more dovish stance from RBNZ
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28 Apr 15, 3:25pm
Roger J Kerr says Governor Wheeler has three options now, but only one will bring the lowest 'collateral damage'
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25 Apr 15, 8:33am
Economists expect RBNZ to hold OCR at 3.5% again, and target high NZ dollar, largely leaving the housing crisis in the Govt's hands
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21 Apr 15, 3:48pm
Biggest cut to Chinese reserve requirement ratio in 7-years; Australian employment data helps drive NZD/AUD back below 98c
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20 Apr 15, 2:44pm
Roger J Kerr says in 12 to 18 months lower rural incomes will start feeding through to the 'bubble sub-economies' of Auckland and Christchurch
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20 Apr 15, 11:05am
Stats NZ says Consumer Price Index fell 0.3% in March quarter
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14 Apr 15, 3:54pm
Commodity currencies come under pressure from shocking Chinese data; US dollar continues to dominate; European focus squarely on Greece
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13 Apr 15, 1:07pm
Roger J Kerr says low interest rates won't last forever and when they reverse the impact could be 'swift and severe'
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