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27 Nov 18, 7:53am
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Equities and US bond yields were rising overnight, and crude oil recovered some of its large falls; currency moves have been modest; NZD is trading just under 0.68
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27 Nov 18, 7:42am
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GM in bold revision; US data ho-hum; markets like retail gains; Italy rethinks its budget; Argentina claims new US beef access; UST 10yr at 3.07%; oil bounces, gold holds; NZ$1 = 67.9 USc; TWI-5 = 72.5
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26 Nov 18, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; no rate changes, retail sales soft in Q2, retail inventories rise, Black Friday strong, swap rates unchanged, NZD soft, & more
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26 Nov 18, 8:09am
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US equities ended the week on a soft note and US Treasury yields declined slightly; EUR weakened, and the USD strengthened; oil prices remained in free-fall due to concerns about oversupply; NZD fell 0.5% on Friday
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26 Nov 18, 7:26am
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US retail under scrutiny; US PMIs weaken; Italy warning; Shanghai index tumbles; decisive Victorian election; Aussie SME pain; UST 10yr at 3.05%; oil drops sharply, gold holds; NZ$1 = 67.8 USc; TWI-5 = 72.3
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24 Nov 18, 8:45am
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Stocks drop and retail struggles in US; Canada CPI rises; Italy financial stability waivers; Shanghai stocks tank; Hayne hearings become bar fight; UST 10yr 3.05%; oil plunges and gold holds; NZ$1 = 67.8 USc; TWI-5 = 72.3
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23 Nov 18, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; HSBC goes to 3.79% again, business pay faster, more new-build lending, savings rate turns negative, swaps and NZD soft, & more
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23 Nov 18, 8:09am
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The only notable movement has been strength in GBP; NZD was modestly weaker in local trading yesterday and has sustained that move overnight; NZ rates were down slightly across the curve yesterday
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23 Nov 18, 7:48am
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US focus on retail results; China & Russia try to go own way; ECB confirms stimulus dialback; EU confidence wanes; more Brexit details; UST 10yr at 3.07%; oil down, gold up; NZ$1 = 68.2 USc; TWI-5 = 72.5
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22 Nov 18, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; no rate changes, fewer incoming workers, tourism still thriving, swap rates unchanged, NZD firmer, & more
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22 Nov 18, 3:18pm
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NZ Govt Bond Tender #660; weighted average accepted yield was 2.38%; coverage ratio was 3.4x
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22 Nov 18, 7:54am
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Global equities higher, global rates rise modestly and commodity currencies are supported; bounce in oil prices is interesting considering the stream of negative headlines; NZD and AUD have been the best performing
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22 Nov 18, 7:52am
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Latest US data goes soft quickly; China investment funds shrink; EU chastises Italy; Hayne has broker conflicts on its reform agenda; UST 10yr at 3.07%; oil bounces, gold up; NZ$1 = 68.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.8
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21 Nov 18, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no rate changes, first homes less affordable, bear market for dairy, good farm sales, more job vacancies, swap rates on hold, NZD slips, & more
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21 Nov 18, 7:43am
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US dollar has pushed higher across the board, arresting its slide over the past week; plunge in oil prices continues; NZD opens this morning close to its overnight lows around 0.6810; US interest rates traded a narrow range
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21 Nov 18, 7:37am
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Dairy prices drop; US housing starts fall; US retail weak; S&P500 sinks; China resue plans gamed; IMF tells RBA to hold; China grabs Aussie internet traffic; UST 10yr at 3.05%; oil plunges, gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 68.2 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
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20 Nov 18, 3:58pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; fee free education; Fletcher Building; false representation; water review; bond issue; swaps up slightly; NZD holds
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20 Nov 18, 8:07am
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US equity markets have turned south; US Treasuries have been better bid; Mike Pence has appeared keen to trade barbs; his comments weighed on NZD and AUD sentiment at times
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20 Nov 18, 7:43am
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US homebuilder sentiment dives; Apple cuts back; S&P500 drops; Japan gets huge trade deficit; China housing faces recession; RBI pays off Govt; UST 10yr at 3.07%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 68.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.5
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19 Nov 18, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some TD changes, PSI positive, PPI reveals margin pressure, Heartland profit up, fintech under microscope, swaps soft, NZD firm, & more
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19 Nov 18, 8:11am
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USD and US Treasury yields fell after comments from Fed Chair Clarida were interpreted as dovish; that helped the NZD to continue to power on up; AUD closed the week around 0.7330
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19 Nov 18, 7:35am
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Investors turning away from US Treasuries; China faces dollar debt crisis; Fed official turns dovish; Mexico & Indonesia raise rates; RBI to be muzzled; UST 10yr at 3.07%; oil flat and gold up; NZ$1 = 68.8 USc; TWI-5 = 73.1
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17 Nov 18, 8:31am
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US household debt rises but safe; US factory production stalls; Fed view seen as dovish; Mexico and Indonesia raise rates; China faces US debt stress; UST 10yr 3.07%; oil holds and gold up; NZ$1 = 68.8 USc; TWI-5 = 73.1
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16 Nov 18, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; plenty of rate changes, PMIs improve, KiwiSavers take a hit, lakes refill fast, petrol prices drop, swaps soften, NZD rises, & more
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16 Nov 18, 8:13am
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GBP trashed again and UK gilt yields plunging, dragging down US Treasury yields; US equities are now back to square; NZD continues to perform well, making further gains overnight
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