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US industrial production slips; Chinese data weak with more to downgrades to come; Chinese property stutters; India expanding strongly; UST 10yr 1.58%, oil and gold slip; NZ$1 = 70.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.5
19th Oct 21, 7:19am
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US industrial production slips; Chinese data weak with more to downgrades to come; Chinese property stutters; India expanding strongly; UST 10yr 1.58%, oil and gold slip; NZ$1 = 70.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.5
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; wholesale interest rates leap on surprisingly high CPI, PSI less terrible, consumer saving sentiment, China falters, swaps take off, NZD firms, & more
18th Oct 21, 4:01pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; wholesale interest rates leap on surprisingly high CPI, PSI less terrible, consumer saving sentiment, China falters, swaps take off, NZD firms, & more
Roger J Kerr says the Government’s previous “smug complacency” has found us out with our pants down
18th Oct 21, 8:15am
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Roger J Kerr says the Government’s previous “smug complacency” has found us out with our pants down
Energy shortages drive some key commodity prices higher; China sends anti-corruption units to all main banks; US retail sales strong; Aussies to adopt a carbon goal; UST 10yr 1.57%, oil up and gold slips; NZ$1 = 70.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.4
18th Oct 21, 7:19am
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Energy shortages drive some key commodity prices higher; China sends anti-corruption units to all main banks; US retail sales strong; Aussies to adopt a carbon goal; UST 10yr 1.57%, oil up and gold slips; NZ$1 = 70.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.4
US retail sales surge, but the consumer mood stays hesitant; countries scramble to lock in winter fuel deals; Evergrande on official Chinese minds; UST 10yr 1.58%, oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 70.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.4
16th Oct 21, 8:45am
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US retail sales surge, but the consumer mood stays hesitant; countries scramble to lock in winter fuel deals; Evergrande on official Chinese minds; UST 10yr 1.58%, oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 70.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.4
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; some more key rate changes, PMI recovers, air quality improves, La Nina back, swaps up, NZD firmer, & more
15th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; some more key rate changes, PMI recovers, air quality improves, La Nina back, swaps up, NZD firmer, & more
US jobless claims retreat, US PPI stays very high; China PPI still rising; supply-chain problems get worse; China housing on edge; Aussie jobs shrink; UST 10yr 1.52%, oil and gold firm; NZ$1 = 70.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
15th Oct 21, 7:19am
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US jobless claims retreat, US PPI stays very high; China PPI still rising; supply-chain problems get worse; China housing on edge; Aussie jobs shrink; UST 10yr 1.52%, oil and gold firm; NZ$1 = 70.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; some chunky retail rate changes, house prices fall, NZGBs out of favour, Jardens cops OMF censure, swaps hold, NZD firms, & more
14th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; some chunky retail rate changes, house prices fall, NZGBs out of favour, Jardens cops OMF censure, swaps hold, NZD firms, & more
US CPI inflation higher; Fed minutes point to QE end in 2022; China exports surprisingly strong; NSW eyes big immigration push; UST 10yr 1.55%, oil holds but gold jumps; NZ$1 = 69.6 USc; TWI-5 = 73.3
14th Oct 21, 7:25am
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US CPI inflation higher; Fed minutes point to QE end in 2022; China exports surprisingly strong; NSW eyes big immigration push; UST 10yr 1.55%, oil holds but gold jumps; NZ$1 = 69.6 USc; TWI-5 = 73.3
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more retail rate rises, food prices jump, business costs jump, rents up, Aussie Covid deaths rise, swaps flatter, NZD stable, & more
13th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more retail rate rises, food prices jump, business costs jump, rents up, Aussie Covid deaths rise, swaps flatter, NZD stable, & more
IMF trims global growth forecast; US inflation expectations higher; China car sales slump; China & India power crisis lingers, Aussie business confidence up; UST 10yr 1.58%, oil slips but gold firm; NZ$1 = 69.4 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
13th Oct 21, 7:24am
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IMF trims global growth forecast; US inflation expectations higher; China car sales slump; China & India power crisis lingers, Aussie business confidence up; UST 10yr 1.58%, oil slips but gold firm; NZ$1 = 69.4 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; more minor retail rate rises, Crown financials strong, truckometer signals unreliable, retail spending still weak, swaps still rising, NZD stable, & more
12th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; more minor retail rate rises, Crown financials strong, truckometer signals unreliable, retail spending still weak, swaps still rising, NZD stable, & more
Oil and aluminium prices rise; Japanese machine tool orders strong; China property woes spread to their whole bond market; Nobel prizes awarded in economics; UST 10yr 1.61%, oil rises but gold stable; NZ$1 = 69.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
12th Oct 21, 7:19am
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Oil and aluminium prices rise; Japanese machine tool orders strong; China property woes spread to their whole bond market; Nobel prizes awarded in economics; UST 10yr 1.61%, oil rises but gold stable; NZ$1 = 69.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; Simplicity raises its floating rate by +35 bps, Firma censured, rents up, Drylie leaving, swaps up and steeper, NZD unchanged, & more
11th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; Simplicity raises its floating rate by +35 bps, Firma censured, rents up, Drylie leaving, swaps up and steeper, NZD unchanged, & more
Roger J Kerr says the currency markets are signalling that the performance of the NZ economy over the next 12 months is likely to be inferior to peers and competitors
11th Oct 21, 7:56am
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Roger J Kerr says the currency markets are signalling that the performance of the NZ economy over the next 12 months is likely to be inferior to peers and competitors
OECD agrees tax reform; China services recover but floods pose new risks; US jobs growth better than it looks; RBA warns on cyber risk and housing risk; UST 10yr 1.61%, oil firm and gold stable; NZ$1 = 69.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73
11th Oct 21, 7:19am
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OECD agrees tax reform; China services recover but floods pose new risks; US jobs growth better than it looks; RBA warns on cyber risk and housing risk; UST 10yr 1.61%, oil firm and gold stable; NZ$1 = 69.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; BNZ raises its floating rate, petrol price near all-time high, Visa adds BNPL, China service sector recovers, swaps steepen, NZD firms, & more
8th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; BNZ raises its floating rate, petrol price near all-time high, Visa adds BNPL, China service sector recovers, swaps steepen, NZD firms, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; OCR hikes dribble through, faster pace for new dwellings, big support for latest NZGB tenders, NZSF makes big bet, swaps mixed, NZD soft, & more
7th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; OCR hikes dribble through, faster pace for new dwellings, big support for latest NZGB tenders, NZSF makes big bet, swaps mixed, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; OCR hiked, some banks follow with rises, NZ Fintech company 'failure', dairy prices hold, swaps higher, NZD wobbles, & more
6th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; OCR hiked, some banks follow with rises, NZ Fintech company 'failure', dairy prices hold, swaps higher, NZD wobbles, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; Barfoot sales stutter, business confidence 'bizarre', dairy prices in focus, NZX's property sector loses some shine, swaps stable, NZD stable, & more
5th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; Barfoot sales stutter, business confidence 'bizarre', dairy prices in focus, NZX's property sector loses some shine, swaps stable, NZD stable, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some smaller rates changes, housing and new car market strength surprises, Hatch hived off, FOMO is not a strategy, swaps and NZD stable, & more
4th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some smaller rates changes, housing and new car market strength surprises, Hatch hived off, FOMO is not a strategy, swaps and NZD stable, & more
Roger J Kerr sees a day of reckoning and crunch-time ahead for the Kiwi dollar
4th Oct 21, 7:55am
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Roger J Kerr sees a day of reckoning and crunch-time ahead for the Kiwi dollar
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more retail rate changes, consumer confidence shaky, jobs resilient, retail spending sinks, equity markets dive, swaps steepen, NZD stable, & more
1st Oct 21, 4:09pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more retail rate changes, consumer confidence shaky, jobs resilient, retail spending sinks, equity markets dive, swaps steepen, NZD stable, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; building consents surge, business confidence upbeat but not on the farm, NZGB wobble, home loan growth slows, swaps ease, NZD soft, & more
30th Sep 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; building consents surge, business confidence upbeat but not on the farm, NZGB wobble, home loan growth slows, swaps ease, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; higher retail rates, more fossil fuel, Kiwibank's issues extend, Aussies target housing risks, China injects more funds, swaps steepen, NZD falls, & more
29th Sep 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; higher retail rates, more fossil fuel, Kiwibank's issues extend, Aussies target housing risks, China injects more funds, swaps steepen, NZD falls, & more