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11 Oct 18, 10:52am
Guardians of NZ Super say 'from peak to trough' the Fund would lose over half its value in a global financial crisis - but they estimate the losses could be recouped within 20 months
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11 Oct 18, 7:35am
Fed on path to 'normalisation'; US Federal deficit jumps by a third; US home loan rates breach 5%; China expands TBTF resilience; equity markets tumble; UST 10yr at 3.23%; oil down, gold holds; NZ$1 = 64.7 USc; TWI-5 = 68.8
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10 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; BNZ trims mortgage rates, retail sales growth holds, guest nights grow, regulators take on the loan sharks, swap rates unchanged, NZD firmer
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10 Oct 18, 7:43am
IMF downgrades growth again; China depreciates, defends against outflows; Hong Kong housing teeters; Canada housing starts droop; UST 10yr at 3.21%; oil up, gold holds; NZ$1 = 64.6 USc; TWI-5 = 68.8
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9 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no rate changes, weaker growth, higher inflation, bigger Govt surplus, swaps slip, NZD firms
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9 Oct 18, 1:11pm
The Crown's tax take has grown quicker than its expenses, putting the Government in a position better than forecast in the Budget, debt target reached 4 years early
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9 Oct 18, 7:35am
Shanghai stocks fall; 'home team' barely holds; foreign holders the main sellers; Wall St bond investors hit hard; Italy roils EU markets; UST 10yr at 3.23%; oil holds, gold slumps; NZ$1 = 64.5 USc; TWI-5 = 68.7
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8 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; Kiwibank reverts, ANZ profits hit, Shanghai lower, infrastructure coordination, swaps higher & steeper, NZD down again
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8 Oct 18, 7:15am
China loosens credit controls significantly; US jobs data ho-hum; US consumer debt jumps; Canada jobs go part-time; Japan and India surprise; ATO loses major tax case; UST 10yr up at 3.23%; oil holds, gold up; NZ$1 = 64.4 USc; TWI-5 = 68.6
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6 Oct 18, 8:45am
US payroll growth slows; US consumer debt jumps; Canada jobs growth goes part-time; Japan household spending jumps; India snubs the US; UST 10yr 3.23%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 64.4 USc; TWI-5 = 68.6
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5 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; big mortgage rate drops, home ownership slips again, gold's slip from the mainstream, Japan's retail sales jump; swaps stable; NZD waivers
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5 Oct 18, 7:32am
Wall Street slumps; tame US jobs report expected; World Bank warns; global food stocks rise, prices fall; calls to restrain ATO powers; UST 10yr up at 3.20%; oil falls, gold holds; NZ$1 = 64.8 USc; TWI-5 = 69.1
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4 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; Moody's gives our banks a tick, used imports drop, cheap linkers, Wtgn rents jump, petrol inflation threat, swaps rise & steepen, NZD drops
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4 Oct 18, 7:49am
Positive US jobs data; mixed US services PMIs; strong US truck orders; Fed official sees rate rises; Turkey inflation explodes; Italy restrains itself; UST 10yr at 3.15%; oil jumps, gold slips; NZ$1 = 65.3 USc; TWI-5 = 69.7
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3 Oct 18, 4:00pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more mortgage rate cuts, housing markets flat, dairy prices down, car sales plateau, commodity prices slip, swaps flatten, NZD lower
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3 Oct 18, 7:39am
Dairy prices slip again; Powell very positive; China equities dive; Italian bond yields jump; RBA upbeat; AU banks no longer unquestionably strong; UST 10yr at 3.06%; oil unchanged, gold jumps; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 70.1
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2 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; TSB cuts mortgage rate, Co-op Bank cuts two rates for savers, business confidence falls further, RBNZ pays big dividend, swaps and NZD stable
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2 Oct 18, 3:01pm
National Leader Simon Bridges dispels speculation that MP Jami-Lee Ross going on medical leave is related to the party's leaker investigation
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2 Oct 18, 7:40am
NAFTA deal done with minor changes; US PMIs slip but strong; US construction growth weak; airfreight growth weakens as trade drifts; Hayne consequences angst; UST 10yr at 3.08%; oil up, gold down; NZ$1 = 66.2 USc; TWI-5 = 70.2
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1 Oct 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; more mortgage rate cuts, some TD cuts too, milk flows strong, underground economy booms, listing rise, swaps soft, NZD stable
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