Bonds

20 Feb 18, 8:29am
NZ rates outperform US equivalents. Markets price next RBNZ hike in May 2019. Eyes on FOMC minutes seeking signals on how inflation signs are being read
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20 Feb 18, 7:37am
Latvian scandal widens; Indian fraud clearer, Japan exports jump, Singapore raises taxes; China stirs concerns; NAB sharpens axe; UST 10yr at 2.87%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 73.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.5
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19 Feb 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some minor TD rate changes, no employment growth, GMT's new $100 mln bond offer, Mitchell in ring, swaps slip, 90 day bill rate up, NZD firms
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19 Feb 18, 9:07am
Roger J Kerr outlines why our short term interest rates will rise over the next 12 to 18 months
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19 Feb 18, 7:54am
US public holiday brings light calendar. Impressive US data overshadowed by Mueller's indictments, and impending tariff actions. Fed minutes eyed for clues about number of hikes
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19 Feb 18, 7:26am
US housing starts rise; US sentiment up; Canada housing sales slip; ECB and Lativian central banker in corruption scandal; ASIC mulls action on dodgy advice; UST 10yr at 2.87%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 73.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.8
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17 Feb 18, 8:48am
US housing starts rise; US consumer sentiment rises, Canada house sales fall; China visitors flood in; NZ regions boom; UST 10yr 2.89%; Fear index high; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 74 USc; TWI-5 = 74.6
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16 Feb 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more hot mortgage rates, regional drive, dairy price signals up, population close to 5 mln, PMI recovers, swaps slip, bitcoin jumps, NZD goes sideways
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16 Feb 18, 8:14am
Equities signal risk-on but bonds don't play by the same script. EU surplus with US grows. NZ rates play catchup with USTs with NZG 10yr yield rising
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16 Feb 18, 7:36am
US producer prices rise, factory production falls; Canada employment stutters; China clamps down on local govt borrowing; Fitch affirms AA rating; UST 10yr at 2.90%; oil up and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 73.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.4, bitcoin leaps
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15 Feb 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; Kiwibank grabs rate attention, house prices dive, yields up, tourism strong, swaps rise & steepen, NZD rises broadly
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15 Feb 18, 2:08pm
NZ Govt Bond Tender #627; weighted average accepted yield rises to 2.77%; coverage ratio lower at 2.8x
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15 Feb 18, 7:53am
US CPI rose by 0.3% m/m in January, 0.1 percentage points ahead of market expectations; US Treasury rates were higher across the curve; CPI's positive impact on the USD quickly faded; NZD is currently trading around 0.7340 USD
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15 Feb 18, 7:40am
US inflation rises; markets calm; US debt a national security risk; Japan grows modestly; India hit with bank fraud; EU growth accelerates; APRA tightens capital rules; UST 10yr at 2.91%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 73.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
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14 Feb 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; Co-op Bank makes changes, IAG's profits jump, LGFA gets cheaper money, logs worth more, food costs less, inflation expectations rise, swaps stable, NZD jumps
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14 Feb 18, 3:30pm
Influential RBNZ Survey of expectations shows anticipated inflation of 2.11% in two years time, up from 2.02% in November; house price inflation expectations rise from a low base; wage rise expectations increase
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14 Feb 18, 2:29pm
LGFA Bond Tender Number 53; weighted average yield accepted was 3.13% and coverage ratio stable at 3.89x
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14 Feb 18, 8:25am
The Fed's Powell and Mester play their roles, seeing 'great progress' and 'upside risks'. Market eyes on US CPI with consensus variance the trigger for reaction
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14 Feb 18, 7:51am
Eyes on US inflation; Fed stays with hike plan; claim the VIX is fixed; US household debt rises modestly; airline profits boom; RBA says wages stable for a while yet; UST 10yr at 2.85%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 72.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
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13 Feb 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; ANZ cuts TD and mortgage rates, Crown surplus swells, English quits, KiwiSaver analysis updated, swaps, bitcoin and NZD all stable
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