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28 Aug 15, 8:54am
The Opening Bell: Where currencies start on Friday, August 28, 2015
28 Aug 15, 8:17am
Market sentiment turned positive overnight on better than expected US economic performance and Shanghai rebound. Commodity prices recover
28 Aug 15, 8:04am
Markets no longer expecting a September rate hike from the US Fed, changing their expectations to December
28 Aug 15, 7:20am
US Q2 growth surprises; Q3 indicators positive; But less drive for Sept rate hike; China blames US for share rout; UST 10yr yield 2.19%; oil higher, gold lower; NZ$1 = 64.7 US¢, TWI-5 = 69.1
27 Aug 15, 4:12pm
Prices of commercial properties sold by Colliers started at $1.33m, yields dip under 5%
27 Aug 15, 4:05pm
NZIER calls for govt to strengthen KiwiSaver scheme, to get ageing population diversifying investments beyond NZ property
27 Aug 15, 4:01pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; New Auckland special housing, ComCom probes truck shops, Landcorp's profit plunge; F&P Healthcare boss stepping down
27 Aug 15, 2:14pm
Latest bond tender of NZ$200 mln 2020's received bids for NZ$600 mln; over-subscribed and yield marginally lower; weighted average yield accepted was 2.67% (vs 2.73% last tender)
27 Aug 15, 12:03pm
Beefed up Reserve Bank outsourcing policy may apply to 10 instead of the existing five banks
27 Aug 15, 11:13am
State owned farming business Landcorp sees profits shrink 83.5% in the face of plummeting milk prices and lower lamb returns
27 Aug 15, 9:54am
Harcourts' auction prices started at $393,000 in Auckland, $353,000 in Bay of Plenty and $226,500 in Christchurch
27 Aug 15, 8:55am
The Opening Bell: Where currencies start on Thursday, August 27, 2015
27 Aug 15, 7:58am
US Fed's Dudley wants to see more data before making judgement on rate hikes; US treasuries continue sell-off; NZ swap curve continues to steepen following global lead
27 Aug 15, 7:48am
Shanghai Composite down, PBoC intervenes, US stocks rebound with solid data, Fed hike still "less compelling"; UST 10yr yield 2.13%; oil = US$39; NZ$1 = 64.3 US¢, TWI-5 = 68.9
27 Aug 15, 7:44am
Strong USD buying after positive US durable goods report; European currencies suffer at hands of stronger USD; NZD cue to come from global sentiment and Asian markets
27 Aug 15, 6:04am
Paul Goldsmith says banks are capable of setting their own competitive credit card rates, despite Aussie authorities pulling banks up for overcharging customers
27 Aug 15, 6:04am
Rabobank NZ warns on potential impact to it from dairy prices staying low for an extended period
26 Aug 15, 4:02pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; July trade deficit bigger than expected, RBNZ consults yet again, dementia friendly banking & more
26 Aug 15, 4:01pm
IRD estimates Govt's trumpeted new tax on properties sold within two years will raise just $5 million a year in extra revenue
26 Aug 15, 1:49pm
Labour & the Greens back banks' balking on government push to make offshore property buyers have a NZ bank account
26 Aug 15, 12:57pm
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