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8th Jan 20, 7:31am
Dairy prices turn up, US services PMI stable, US trade deficit eases; Canada housing markets rebound; Aussie consumer confidence falls; UST 10yr yield at 1.82%; oil dips and gold higher; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 71.3
Dairy prices turn up, US services PMI stable, US trade deficit eases; Canada housing markets rebound; Aussie consumer confidence falls; UST 10yr yield at 1.82%; oil dips and gold higher; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 71.3
8th Jan 20, 7:31am
7th Jan 20, 9:05am
In a year where sales stepped lower, the top selling new car was an SUV, the Toyota RAV4, a model also available as a hybrid. EVs and hybrids rose to take 10% of December's market. Tradie ute sales fell
In a year where sales stepped lower, the top selling new car was an SUV, the Toyota RAV4, a model also available as a hybrid. EVs and hybrids rose to take 10% of December's market. Tradie ute sales fell
7th Jan 20, 9:05am
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7th Jan 20, 7:28am
Wall Street eyes Feds next liquidity moves; EU data weak but investor confidence turns up; China reveals tax cut size, twist to equity investments; Aussie drought brings cracks; UST 10yr yield at 1.80%; oil and gold higher; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
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Wall Street eyes Feds next liquidity moves; EU data weak but investor confidence turns up; China reveals tax cut size, twist to equity investments; Aussie drought brings cracks; UST 10yr yield at 1.80%; oil and gold higher; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
7th Jan 20, 7:28am
6th Jan 20, 7:18am
Sharp factory PMI contraction in the US; recessions expected in nine US states; China plans huge liquidity injection; dairy supplies hit hard by Aussie bush fires; UST 10yr yield at 1.79%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
Sharp factory PMI contraction in the US; recessions expected in nine US states; China plans huge liquidity injection; dairy supplies hit hard by Aussie bush fires; UST 10yr yield at 1.79%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
6th Jan 20, 7:18am
5th Jan 20, 6:02am
Term deposit rates are historically low and tightly bunched, but there are still opportunities. We compare where rates are at the start of 2020, and look at some practical options
Term deposit rates are historically low and tightly bunched, but there are still opportunities. We compare where rates are at the start of 2020, and look at some practical options
5th Jan 20, 6:02am
4th Jan 20, 8:55am
American factories contract sharply as trade wars hit them harder than China; Middle East tensions rise; China gets new SARS threat; Australia braces for 'day of hell'; UST 10yr yield at 1.80%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
American factories contract sharply as trade wars hit them harder than China; Middle East tensions rise; China gets new SARS threat; Australia braces for 'day of hell'; UST 10yr yield at 1.80%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
4th Jan 20, 8:55am
3rd Jan 20, 8:06am
US confidence and factories stable but Fed still making huge liquidity injections; China confirms reserve rate reduction; Singapore growth evaporates; Aussie fires wreck emissions commitments; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.9 USc; TW
US confidence and factories stable but Fed still making huge liquidity injections; China confirms reserve rate reduction; Singapore growth evaporates; Aussie fires wreck emissions commitments; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.9 USc; TW
3rd Jan 20, 8:06am
31st Dec 19, 11:09am
The start of a new decade, and election year as well: time to record what you think will happen (and to check how well your 2019 predictions worked out)
The start of a new decade, and election year as well: time to record what you think will happen (and to check how well your 2019 predictions worked out)
31st Dec 19, 11:09am
31st Dec 19, 8:03am
Equity markets pull back; US capital-goods imports dive; US population stops growing; China tackles bond market reform; Aussie power system under fire threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 72.1
Equity markets pull back; US capital-goods imports dive; US population stops growing; China tackles bond market reform; Aussie power system under fire threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 72.1
31st Dec 19, 8:03am
30th Dec 19, 8:21am
China pisses off its neighbours; China eyes reserve ratio cut; equities end on a high; electric cars come of age; Japan struggles economically; NZ weather normal; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil unchanged and gold dips; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
China pisses off its neighbours; China eyes reserve ratio cut; equities end on a high; electric cars come of age; Japan struggles economically; NZ weather normal; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil unchanged and gold dips; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
30th Dec 19, 8:21am
28th Dec 19, 8:58am
Equity markets pause; China data resilient; China shuns Aussie coal; Japan data weakens; Sydney water storage lower; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil dips and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
Equity markets pause; China data resilient; China shuns Aussie coal; Japan data weakens; Sydney water storage lower; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil dips and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
28th Dec 19, 8:58am
27th Dec 19, 8:08am
Wall Street up modestly on strong online retail; US factory orders drop; China to repeat strong infrastructure spending; Aussie retail sales disappoint; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.8
Wall Street up modestly on strong online retail; US factory orders drop; China to repeat strong infrastructure spending; Aussie retail sales disappoint; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.8
27th Dec 19, 8:08am
24th Dec 19, 8:02am
We look back on an even bigger, more successful year and reveal our most popular stories
We look back on an even bigger, more successful year and reveal our most popular stories
24th Dec 19, 8:02am
24th Dec 19, 7:27am
US durable goods orders drop sharply; Canada GDP growth weakens; China slashes import tariffs; equities mark time; BNPL eats Aussie personal credit; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 71.4
US durable goods orders drop sharply; Canada GDP growth weakens; China slashes import tariffs; equities mark time; BNPL eats Aussie personal credit; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 71.4
24th Dec 19, 7:27am
23rd Dec 19, 7:29am
The Fed's balance sheet grows sharply on giant liquidity program; US data positive; China gives new push to RCEP; Aussie GDP hit by fires, coal threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.1 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
The Fed's balance sheet grows sharply on giant liquidity program; US data positive; China gives new push to RCEP; Aussie GDP hit by fires, coal threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.1 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
23rd Dec 19, 7:29am
21st Dec 19, 8:51am
Cheap money, high equity prices; France slaps SUVs; Shanghai office vacancies soar; yuan shunned; capital flight in Hong Kong; gold fraud conviction; Aussie water stress; UST 10yr 1.92%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
Cheap money, high equity prices; France slaps SUVs; Shanghai office vacancies soar; yuan shunned; capital flight in Hong Kong; gold fraud conviction; Aussie water stress; UST 10yr 1.92%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
21st Dec 19, 8:51am
20th Dec 19, 3:59pm
A final review of things you need to know just before you go home for the year; some final rate changes, consumer confidence up, houses less affordable, dairy farm sales slump, housing debt rises faster, swaps up, NZD holds high, & more
A final review of things you need to know just before you go home for the year; some final rate changes, consumer confidence up, houses less affordable, dairy farm sales slump, housing debt rises faster, swaps up, NZD holds high, & more
20th Dec 19, 3:59pm
20th Dec 19, 7:24am
US data lackluster; Canada jobs jump; Swedes dump negative rates; China and US pump in liquidity; Aussie jobs up; China gets publicly assertive in Australia; UST 10yr yield at 1.91%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.1
US data lackluster; Canada jobs jump; Swedes dump negative rates; China and US pump in liquidity; Aussie jobs up; China gets publicly assertive in Australia; UST 10yr yield at 1.91%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.1
20th Dec 19, 7:24am
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19th Dec 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; ANZ trims TD rates, GDP growth slows, dairy saves trade result, signs holiday sales may be weak, swaps rise, NZD up, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; ANZ trims TD rates, GDP growth slows, dairy saves trade result, signs holiday sales may be weak, swaps rise, NZD up, & more
19th Dec 19, 3:59pm
19th Dec 19, 1:52pm
We update the nation's economic benchmarks for a second time, this one after the "year of delivery". Overall, there nothing here that suggests 'transformation'
We update the nation's economic benchmarks for a second time, this one after the "year of delivery". Overall, there nothing here that suggests 'transformation'
19th Dec 19, 1:52pm

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