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VIX

Bold and direct warning over NZD

RBNZ says NZD not yet adjusting to falling commodity prices and is unjustifiably high and unsustainable

NZD/AUD drops sharply after the AU-CPI release

Markets reduce its pricing of an RBA rate cut to 40%, down from 70%; less support seen for NZD over rest of the year

NZD ambles lower

Risk sensitive markets were fairly buoyant overnight despite geopolitical tensions, sanguine Stevens gives AUD a boost

Migration pressures RBNZ

Migration adds demand worries for Wheeler, but offset by other data that might support a softer tone on Thursday

Striking lack of NZD volatility

NZD holds up well avoiding plunging and then surging global risk appetite; RBNZ will be eyeing todays migration data

Violence sees flight to safety

Random shooting down of passenger plane, continuation of conflict in Gaza and potential Chinese bond default sees volatility index spike and NZD fall

USD continues to climb

Market focused on ugly Chinese housing data which sees sell off in AUD and NZD; NZD worst performer by handy margin

Dairy fall surprises fx markets

NZD takes a modest fall on a major change in dairy prices, but it could be unwound if today's CPI is higher than expected

NZD a smidge lower

Data and risk-on fail to keep the NZD party rising; VIX falls back again. Markets look to Yellen for boost but may be disappointed

NZD torn between appeal and risk

Stevens' talk ineffective, Portugal risk pullback, markets await a big load of key US data