Inflation

28 Jul 15, 2:24pm
Soft commodity picture and Chinese growth concerns negative for markets; current environment tough one for NZD and AUD; market expecting US Fed to wait to initiate rate hikes
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23 Jul 15, 9:03am
RBNZ cuts OCR 25 bps and says "some further easing seems likely"; says further fall in NZ$ still necessary; cuts GDP growth view to 2.5% from 3%
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21 Jul 15, 2:08pm
Prospect of higher US interest rates, excess supply and slowdown in demand from emerging markets to blame for commodity price decline
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16 Jul 15, 10:56am
Statistics NZ reports Consumer Price Index rose 0.4% in June qtr vs 0.3% fall March qtr after 8.8% rise in petrol prices; annual inflation up to 0.3% from 0.1%
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14 Jul 15, 3:20pm
Greece's long term financial future still up in the air; Chinese stock market helped by suspending trading in certain company shares; USD benefits from uncertainty
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7 Jul 15, 2:37pm
Recent Chinese stock market loses equivalent to 10 times Greece's GDP; fluid situation in Greece and tension between parties rising; declining dairy prices holding down NZD
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3 Jul 15, 10:54am
BNZ's Stephen Toplis predicts a 'fun time ahead' for the RBNZ with the economy softening, the NZ dollar weakening, and inflation potentially rising
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30 Jun 15, 2:13pm
Dramatic increase in volatility; Chinese sharemarket carnage sees PBOC cut rates; Greek situation a mess and they will surely default
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23 Jun 15, 2:35pm
Grexit the biggest near term risk for markets; Chinese market an epic bubble and credit flowing freely
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16 Jun 15, 3:06pm
Majority of economists polled expect Fed hike by September; Fed states future rises will be gradual; Equities overvalued rate hikes will undermine support for stocks
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10 Jun 15, 5:01am
NZIER Shadow Board members cautious to support rate cuts over keeping the OCR on hold
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9 Jun 15, 2:07pm
Strong US employment data caused a sharp appreciation in the USD; wild ride for bond markets with yields significantly higher; expect volatile price action around RBNZ announcement
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9 Jun 15, 11:07am
Rodney Dickens says the latest boom in Auckland house prices is not over but it won't last indefinitely
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4 Jun 15, 2:26pm
The arguments in favour of an OCR cut are strengthening, Harbour Asset Management's Christian Hawkesby says
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2 Jun 15, 4:17pm
Australasian central banks likely to cut interest rates eventually; improving US data increasing chances of rate hike
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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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