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Banks should be looking at providing four-fifths of the funding for the SME Business Growth Fund proposed in the Budget, says a leading SME advocate
24th May 22, 4:06pm
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Banks should be looking at providing four-fifths of the funding for the SME Business Growth Fund proposed in the Budget, says a leading SME advocate
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; waiting for the RBNZ, retail sales sag, most ahead on their mortgage payments, auctions sag, swaps on hold, NZD slips, & more
24th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; waiting for the RBNZ, retail sales sag, most ahead on their mortgage payments, auctions sag, swaps on hold, NZD slips, & more
US households happy with their financial status; not all countries suffer from high inflation; China adds more stimulus; US builds new big trade grouping; UST 10yr 2.85%; gold firms and oil stable; NZ$1 = 64.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
24th May 22, 7:26am
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US households happy with their financial status; not all countries suffer from high inflation; China adds more stimulus; US builds new big trade grouping; UST 10yr 2.85%; gold firms and oil stable; NZ$1 = 64.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; very few retail rate changes, borrowers step back, Fonterra ready to give Q3 update, Aussie transition calm, swaps firm, NZD firm, & more
23rd May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; very few retail rate changes, borrowers step back, Fonterra ready to give Q3 update, Aussie transition calm, swaps firm, NZD firm, & more
Australia changes more than election results suggest; China cuts rates; Taiwan loses momentum; Japan gets inflation; UST 10yr 2.79%; gold firms and oil stable; NZ$1 = 64.1 USc; TWI-5 = 71.3
23rd May 22, 7:19am
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Australia changes more than election results suggest; China cuts rates; Taiwan loses momentum; Japan gets inflation; UST 10yr 2.79%; gold firms and oil stable; NZ$1 = 64.1 USc; TWI-5 = 71.3
Australia votes; Wall Street sinks; Japan inflates; China struggles; Taiwan export orders dive; German PPI skyrockets; UST 10yr 2.79%; gold and oil firm; NZ$1 = 63.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71
21st May 22, 8:41am
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Australia votes; Wall Street sinks; Japan inflates; China struggles; Taiwan export orders dive; German PPI skyrockets; UST 10yr 2.79%; gold and oil firm; NZ$1 = 63.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; strong trade surplus, commercial building pipeline struggles, credit card debt stops falling, sheep under threat, swaps lower, NZD higher, & more
20th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; strong trade surplus, commercial building pipeline struggles, credit card debt stops falling, sheep under threat, swaps lower, NZD higher, & more
Budget unveils proposal for Business Growth Fund to support SMEs with the assistance of bank investment
20th May 22, 7:50am
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Budget unveils proposal for Business Growth Fund to support SMEs with the assistance of bank investment
American data uninspiring; Japanese exports rise sharply but imports more; questions about leadership in China; Aussie jobs data stable ahead of election; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 64 USc; TWI-5 = 71
20th May 22, 7:25am
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American data uninspiring; Japanese exports rise sharply but imports more; questions about leadership in China; Aussie jobs data stable ahead of election; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 64 USc; TWI-5 = 71
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; another home loan rate cut, focus on the 2022 Budget, PPI rises fast & getting faster, swaps slip, NZD weakens, & more
19th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; another home loan rate cut, focus on the 2022 Budget, PPI rises fast & getting faster, swaps slip, NZD weakens, & more
Zhang Jun defends the goals and principles underpinning a strategy that has led to a six-week lockdown in Shanghai
19th May 22, 11:15am
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Zhang Jun defends the goals and principles underpinning a strategy that has led to a six-week lockdown in Shanghai
Wall Street dives; US housing stuck in supply-chain rut; Japan contracts less than expected; Chinese trouble everywhere; Aussie wage growth muted; UST 10yr 2.89%; gold and oil down; NZ$1 = 63.2 USc; TWI-5 = 70.6
19th May 22, 7:25am
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Wall Street dives; US housing stuck in supply-chain rut; Japan contracts less than expected; Chinese trouble everywhere; Aussie wage growth muted; UST 10yr 2.89%; gold and oil down; NZ$1 = 63.2 USc; TWI-5 = 70.6
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, regulators speak, mortgage lending soft, dairy payout forecast cut, swaps up, NZD up, & more
18th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, regulators speak, mortgage lending soft, dairy payout forecast cut, swaps up, NZD up, & more
Dairy prices fall again; US retail strong; Fed signals more rate hikes and return to normal monetary policies; Sri Lanka crisis gets worse; Indian inflation worse; UST 10yr 2.97%; gold up and oil down; NZ$1 = 63.6 USc; TWI-5 = 70.9
18th May 22, 7:21am
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Dairy prices fall again; US retail strong; Fed signals more rate hikes and return to normal monetary policies; Sri Lanka crisis gets worse; Indian inflation worse; UST 10yr 2.97%; gold up and oil down; NZ$1 = 63.6 USc; TWI-5 = 70.9
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; some more TD rate rises, OCR eyes higher cycle rise, NZX struggles, eyes on next dairy auction, swap rates shift up, NZD up and down, & more
17th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; some more TD rate rises, OCR eyes higher cycle rise, NZX struggles, eyes on next dairy auction, swap rates shift up, NZD up and down, & more
US NY data dives; Canadian housing markets retreats; Japanese machine tool orders strong; Japan ponders inflation risk; China activity tanks; UST 10yr 2.88%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.9 USc; TWI-5 = 70.6
17th May 22, 7:21am
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US NY data dives; Canadian housing markets retreats; Japanese machine tool orders strong; Japan ponders inflation risk; China activity tanks; UST 10yr 2.88%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.9 USc; TWI-5 = 70.6
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some minor retail rate changes, population flatlines, service sector underwhelms, China staggers, swaps slip, NZD lower, & more
16th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some minor retail rate changes, population flatlines, service sector underwhelms, China staggers, swaps slip, NZD lower, & more
China struggles to head off an economic unravelling; US Fed to go hard against inflation; war sets up global food & energy crisis; UST 10yr 2.93%; gold and oil flat; NZ$1 = 62.9 USc; TWI-5 = 70.6
16th May 22, 7:19am
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China struggles to head off an economic unravelling; US Fed to go hard against inflation; war sets up global food & energy crisis; UST 10yr 2.93%; gold and oil flat; NZ$1 = 62.9 USc; TWI-5 = 70.6
US Fed prepared for inflation-fighting pain; China's economy struggles; inflation bites Russia and Turkey hard; UST 10yr 2.94%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.6 USc; TWI-5 = 70.3
14th May 22, 8:14am
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US Fed prepared for inflation-fighting pain; China's economy struggles; inflation bites Russia and Turkey hard; UST 10yr 2.94%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.6 USc; TWI-5 = 70.3
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many retail rate changes, leafy suburbs lead price falls, factories expanding slower, Fed won't relent despite expected pain, swaps fall, NZD holds, & more
13th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many retail rate changes, leafy suburbs lead price falls, factories expanding slower, Fed won't relent despite expected pain, swaps fall, NZD holds, & more
Government regulation of merchant service fees to lower the fees charged when credit and debit transactions are made
13th May 22, 9:59am
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Government regulation of merchant service fees to lower the fees charged when credit and debit transactions are made
US data positive; Mexico raises rates; China scrambles on many fronts; Indian funk extends; container freight rates fall again; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold down while oil holds; NZ$1 = 62.3 USc; TWI-5 = 70.1
13th May 22, 7:39am
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US data positive; Mexico raises rates; China scrambles on many fronts; Indian funk extends; container freight rates fall again; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold down while oil holds; NZ$1 = 62.3 USc; TWI-5 = 70.1
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; new flurry of retail rate rises, housing market retreats, food prices dip, inflation expectations embed, swaps under pressure, NZD softer, & more
12th May 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; new flurry of retail rate rises, housing market retreats, food prices dip, inflation expectations embed, swaps under pressure, NZD softer, & more
Fitch highlights global supply chain impact stemming from Shanghai lockdown as China pursues zero-Covid policy
12th May 22, 2:03pm
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Fitch highlights global supply chain impact stemming from Shanghai lockdown as China pursues zero-Covid policy
Struggling to manage the pandemic, China is caught in a tough spot, reports Mark Tanner. Although there is substantial infrastructure stimulus, there will also be further consumer-specific policies to keep spending ticking along
12th May 22, 9:45am
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Struggling to manage the pandemic, China is caught in a tough spot, reports Mark Tanner. Although there is substantial infrastructure stimulus, there will also be further consumer-specific policies to keep spending ticking along