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19th Jan 21, 7:45am
Commodity currencies underperform; NZD dips below 0.71. Large speculative positioning against USD, with story of further weakness remaining compelling. US markets closed. S&P 500 futures slightly higher
Commodity currencies underperform; NZD dips below 0.71. Large speculative positioning against USD, with story of further weakness remaining compelling. US markets closed. S&P 500 futures slightly higher
19th Jan 21, 7:45am
18th Jan 21, 7:55am
Equities, rates, commodities higher this year, albeit with some reversal on Friday. Reflationary expectations take hold after Democrats win control of the Senate. USD modestly stronger this year. NZD lags behind other commodity currencies
Equities, rates, commodities higher this year, albeit with some reversal on Friday. Reflationary expectations take hold after Democrats win control of the Senate. USD modestly stronger this year. NZD lags behind other commodity currencies
18th Jan 21, 7:55am
22nd Dec 20, 8:11am
Risk sentiment sours on new European travel restrictions. US equities trying to recover after a 2% fall early on. USD stronger, but sharp reversal overnight. NZD falls almost to 0.70 before recovering back towards 0.71
Risk sentiment sours on new European travel restrictions. US equities trying to recover after a 2% fall early on. USD stronger, but sharp reversal overnight. NZD falls almost to 0.70 before recovering back towards 0.71
22nd Dec 20, 8:11am
21st Dec 20, 7:57am
Subdued market moves on Friday but lots of news from the weekend. $900 bln US fiscal stimulus deal agreed overnight. London goes into full lockdown to contain new Covid-19 variant. Brexit talks still dealing with fishing rights
Subdued market moves on Friday but lots of news from the weekend. $900 bln US fiscal stimulus deal agreed overnight. London goes into full lockdown to contain new Covid-19 variant. Brexit talks still dealing with fishing rights
21st Dec 20, 7:57am
18th Dec 20, 7:50am
Risk sentiment higher as US fiscal stimulus package imminent. USD under the pump, with losses sustained after soft US data. Strong NZ data promotes further lift and steepening in domestic rates curve
Risk sentiment higher as US fiscal stimulus package imminent. USD under the pump, with losses sustained after soft US data. Strong NZ data promotes further lift and steepening in domestic rates curve
18th Dec 20, 7:50am
17th Dec 20, 7:46am
US fiscal stimulus deal looks imminent. EU-UK trade deal on the right track as well. US retail sales very weak. Euro-area PMIs positively surprise. Markets subdued ahead of US FOMC announcement
US fiscal stimulus deal looks imminent. EU-UK trade deal on the right track as well. US retail sales very weak. Euro-area PMIs positively surprise. Markets subdued ahead of US FOMC announcement
17th Dec 20, 7:46am
16th Dec 20, 7:39am
Positive vibe on US fiscal package, Brexit and vaccines help lift US equities. USD under pressure again. NZD still seeing resistance around 0.71. NZD/AUD slipping
Positive vibe on US fiscal package, Brexit and vaccines help lift US equities. USD under pressure again. NZD still seeing resistance around 0.71. NZD/AUD slipping
16th Dec 20, 7:39am
15th Dec 20, 7:47am
S&P500, bond yields give back gains over the past few hours as London gets ready for a tighter lockdown, New York told to prepare for possible lockdown. GBP, EUR higher on more positive Brexit vibes. Little reaction to a Trans-Tasman 'bubble'
S&P500, bond yields give back gains over the past few hours as London gets ready for a tighter lockdown, New York told to prepare for possible lockdown. GBP, EUR higher on more positive Brexit vibes. Little reaction to a Trans-Tasman 'bubble'
15th Dec 20, 7:47am
14th Dec 20, 7:48am
UK and EU agree to keep Brexit talks going amidst reports of compromise. Subdued moves in other asset markets on Friday. RBNZ pushes back on suggestion house prices be included in monetary policy remit
UK and EU agree to keep Brexit talks going amidst reports of compromise. Subdued moves in other asset markets on Friday. RBNZ pushes back on suggestion house prices be included in monetary policy remit
14th Dec 20, 7:48am
11th Dec 20, 7:56am
GBP weaker as odds on no UK-EU trade deal increase. Higher US inflation, poor jobless claims figures. ECB extends bond-buying program to little fanfare. Commodity currencies outperform, AUD up through 0.75 
GBP weaker as odds on no UK-EU trade deal increase. Higher US inflation, poor jobless claims figures. ECB extends bond-buying program to little fanfare. Commodity currencies outperform, AUD up through 0.75 
11th Dec 20, 7:56am
10th Dec 20, 7:39am
Little progress on US fiscal stimulus talks. UK PM Johnson heads to dinner to help restart Brexit negotiations. USD recovers a little. AUD a notable outperformer
Little progress on US fiscal stimulus talks. UK PM Johnson heads to dinner to help restart Brexit negotiations. USD recovers a little. AUD a notable outperformer
10th Dec 20, 7:39am
9th Dec 20, 7:50am
Quiet night; Little progress on US fiscal negotiations or Brexit talks. Equities show small gains. UST 10-year down slightly. NZD treads water around 0.7040 with little movement elsewhere
Quiet night; Little progress on US fiscal negotiations or Brexit talks. Equities show small gains. UST 10-year down slightly. NZD treads water around 0.7040 with little movement elsewhere
9th Dec 20, 7:50am
8th Dec 20, 7:46am
Brexit concerns reemerge with time running out and no sign of a breakthrough yet. S&P500 and Treasury yields fall modestly. NZD higher to start the week, with the AUD hitting a new post-2018 high
Brexit concerns reemerge with time running out and no sign of a breakthrough yet. S&P500 and Treasury yields fall modestly. NZD higher to start the week, with the AUD hitting a new post-2018 high
8th Dec 20, 7:46am
7th Dec 20, 7:31am
Nonfarm payrolls data disappoints but markets look past that to another US fiscal stimulus. US 10yr close to 1%, commodities higher. Brexit talks down to wire amidst tentative signs of compromise
Nonfarm payrolls data disappoints but markets look past that to another US fiscal stimulus. US 10yr close to 1%, commodities higher. Brexit talks down to wire amidst tentative signs of compromise
7th Dec 20, 7:31am
4th Dec 20, 7:48am
US equities up modestly but reach a fresh record high taking an optimistic view of the news. USD remains under significant pressure. NZD underperforms but still breaks 0.71 overnight
US equities up modestly but reach a fresh record high taking an optimistic view of the news. USD remains under significant pressure. NZD underperforms but still breaks 0.71 overnight
4th Dec 20, 7:48am
3rd Dec 20, 7:40am
Flat US equities after yesterday's record high. US 10-year rate pushes higher. GBP under pressure as trade deal no guarantee. NZD prints fresh high before paring gains and underperforms AUD
Flat US equities after yesterday's record high. US 10-year rate pushes higher. GBP under pressure as trade deal no guarantee. NZD prints fresh high before paring gains and underperforms AUD
3rd Dec 20, 7:40am
2nd Dec 20, 7:56am
Equities, bond yields, inflation expectations all higher overnight on vaccine hopes, renewed fiscal stimulus talk, strong data. USD falls to a fresh 2½ year low, EUR breaks above 1.20. NZD up to 0.7060, with NZD/AUD cross pushing towards 0.96
Equities, bond yields, inflation expectations all higher overnight on vaccine hopes, renewed fiscal stimulus talk, strong data. USD falls to a fresh 2½ year low, EUR breaks above 1.20. NZD up to 0.7060, with NZD/AUD cross pushing towards 0.96
2nd Dec 20, 7:56am
1st Dec 20, 7:43am
Month-end flows a factor in overnight moves. US equities weaker after a huge month. USD stronger after a poor month. NZD lower after printing a fresh 2½-year high
Month-end flows a factor in overnight moves. US equities weaker after a huge month. USD stronger after a poor month. NZD lower after printing a fresh 2½-year high
1st Dec 20, 7:43am
30th Nov 20, 7:38am
Quiet markets on Friday, after Thanksgiving. Equities nudge higher, bond yields lower. USD drifts lower to set a fresh multi-year low. NZD consolidates above 0.70
Quiet markets on Friday, after Thanksgiving. Equities nudge higher, bond yields lower. USD drifts lower to set a fresh multi-year low. NZD consolidates above 0.70
30th Nov 20, 7:38am
27th Nov 20, 7:37am
AstraZeneca to re-run trial after flaws in recent trial. S&P500 futures and Treasury futures little perturbed with US on holiday. NZD hovers around 0.70. Bitcoin plunges
AstraZeneca to re-run trial after flaws in recent trial. S&P500 futures and Treasury futures little perturbed with US on holiday. NZD hovers around 0.70. Bitcoin plunges
27th Nov 20, 7:37am
26th Nov 20, 7:56am
NZD prints new highs, back above 0.70, up 6% for the month to date. Steeper domestic curve as market re-positions for policy outlook. Cautious trading overnight ahead of US holiday
NZD prints new highs, back above 0.70, up 6% for the month to date. Steeper domestic curve as market re-positions for policy outlook. Cautious trading overnight ahead of US holiday
26th Nov 20, 7:56am
25th Nov 20, 7:44am
NZD touches 0.70 overnight amidst broad-based USD weakness. But NZD/AUD back below 0.95, unwinding initial reaction to announcement. Risk-on tone to offshore markets - equities, commodities, rates all higher as Trump consents to transition process
NZD touches 0.70 overnight amidst broad-based USD weakness. But NZD/AUD back below 0.95, unwinding initial reaction to announcement. Risk-on tone to offshore markets - equities, commodities, rates all higher as Trump consents to transition process
25th Nov 20, 7:44am
24th Nov 20, 7:36am
Surprisingly strong US Markit PMI data drives USD higher; NZD falls from fresh 2-year high. GBP outperforms on hope for a trade deal this week
Surprisingly strong US Markit PMI data drives USD higher; NZD falls from fresh 2-year high. GBP outperforms on hope for a trade deal this week
24th Nov 20, 7:36am
20th Nov 20, 7:50am
New restrictions outweigh positive vaccine news. Global equities and rates push lower. AUD underperforms, sending NZD/AUD to 0.95
New restrictions outweigh positive vaccine news. Global equities and rates push lower. AUD underperforms, sending NZD/AUD to 0.95
20th Nov 20, 7:50am
19th Nov 20, 7:46am
More positive vaccine news supports risk assets. Global equities and rates nudge higher. NZD prints a fresh 20-month high of 0.6940 
More positive vaccine news supports risk assets. Global equities and rates nudge higher. NZD prints a fresh 20-month high of 0.6940 
19th Nov 20, 7:46am

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