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It will fall back to about A92 cents
33% (119 votes)
It will likely end up about where it is now around A97 cents
19% (69 votes)
It will overtake the Australian dollar and head towards A$1.02 or even higher
18% (67 votes)
It will hit parity A$1.00
17% (61 votes)
It will stop just short of parity at around A99 cents
13% (47 votes)
Total voters: 363

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OCR

Housing in MPS spotlight

With the RBNZ widely expected to leave the OCR unchanged, Governor Wheeler's comments on the Auckland housing market will be closely watched in the RBNZ's Monetary Policy Statement

What happened Friday

A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; BNZ's hot 3yr mortgage rate, wholesale trade soft, dairy prices rising, NZD recovers, bank hybrids popular

NZD falls heavily

Currency traders mark down the NZD on a new RBNZ focus on investor loans for housing, mark down the AUD on RBA comments, and await US data

What happened Thursday

A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; visitors spend up large, RBNZ shames JPMorgan (sort of), RBNZ's review hits NZD, linker yield rises

Euro sinks despite positives

Euro at its lowest level since 2003, and now at a new record low vs the NZD. NZD pushing higher against the AUD too

What happened Wednesday

A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; TSB cuts td rates, jump in mortgage values, jump in median rents, Barfoot's prices ease, swap rates jump

Roll up for the great state house sale

David Hargreaves tries to make sense out of the Government's plans to shift more social housing into the hands of  community providers

Canada takes centre stage

Canada records good growth, awaits rate decision. Aussie Q4 growth data to be released today. US jobs back in focus

RBA leaves cash rate at 2.25%

RBA holds rates, says 'further easing may be appropriate over the period ahead'

What happened Tuesday

Updated
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; SUV surge, WMP boosts commodity prices, AKL bubble bigger, waiting for RBA