Currencies

6th May 20, 7:26am
Dairy prices slip; US retail sales shrink; US exports fall; US Govt financing situation worsens badly; Germans rattle the ECB; RBA sees 'stronger' recovery; UST 10yr yield at 0.65%; oil up and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 60.6 USc; TWI-5 = 66.6
Dairy prices slip; US retail sales shrink; US exports fall; US Govt financing situation worsens badly; Germans rattle the ECB; RBA sees 'stronger' recovery; UST 10yr yield at 0.65%; oil up and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 60.6 USc; TWI-5 = 66.6
6th May 20, 7:26am
5th May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; more TD rate cuts, building consents drop, eyes on diary auction, car sales collapse, swaps at record lows, NZD firms, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; more TD rate cuts, building consents drop, eyes on diary auction, car sales collapse, swaps at record lows, NZD firms, & more
5th May 20, 3:59pm
5th May 20, 7:59am
NZ rates fall to record lows, driven by RBNZ QE. NZD underperforms against other commodity currencies. EUR weak ahead of German constitutional court decision tonight
NZ rates fall to record lows, driven by RBNZ QE. NZD underperforms against other commodity currencies. EUR weak ahead of German constitutional court decision tonight
5th May 20, 7:59am
5th May 20, 7:27am
Worldwide factories lack orders or activity; Hong Kong GDP drops -9%; business borrowing surges; some equity markets fall hard; UST 10yr yield at 0.64%; oil and gold little-changed; NZ$1 = 60.3 USc; TWI-5 = 66.3
Worldwide factories lack orders or activity; Hong Kong GDP drops -9%; business borrowing surges; some equity markets fall hard; UST 10yr yield at 0.64%; oil and gold little-changed; NZ$1 = 60.3 USc; TWI-5 = 66.3
5th May 20, 7:27am
4th May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; important retail rate cuts, B&T sees sales volumes halve, Westpac NZ sees profit almost halve, swaps at new record low, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; important retail rate cuts, B&T sees sales volumes halve, Westpac NZ sees profit almost halve, swaps at new record low, NZD soft, & more
4th May 20, 3:59pm
4th May 20, 8:24am
Equities fall sharply on Friday. NZD and AUD fall over 1%. RBNZ keeps the foot on the throttle with QE. Another big fall in NZ interest rates
Equities fall sharply on Friday. NZD and AUD fall over 1%. RBNZ keeps the foot on the throttle with QE. Another big fall in NZ interest rates
4th May 20, 8:24am
4th May 20, 8:19am
Roger J Kerr sees Government guaranteed loan schemes as useful kickstarters and wants this followed up with an active effort to recruit international business operations
Roger J Kerr sees Government guaranteed loan schemes as useful kickstarters and wants this followed up with an active effort to recruit international business operations
4th May 20, 8:19am
4th May 20, 7:21am
US sidelined in trade progress; US shrinks faster; global PMIs fall; China's domestic tourism rises but labour troubles grow; Aussie house prices hold on vanishing transactions; UST 10yr yield at 0.62%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 60.5 USc; TWI-5 = 66.4
US sidelined in trade progress; US shrinks faster; global PMIs fall; China's domestic tourism rises but labour troubles grow; Aussie house prices hold on vanishing transactions; UST 10yr yield at 0.62%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 60.5 USc; TWI-5 = 66.4
4th May 20, 7:21am
2nd May 20, 8:26am
US factories wind down; equity and debt markets face major challenges; China's PMIs rise but no-one else follows; NZ yields dive; UST 10yr yield at 0.63%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 60.5 USc; TWI-5 = 66.4
US factories wind down; equity and debt markets face major challenges; China's PMIs rise but no-one else follows; NZ yields dive; UST 10yr yield at 0.63%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 60.5 USc; TWI-5 = 66.4
2nd May 20, 8:26am
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1st May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more rate changes, Govt enters business banking, consumer confidence tanks, Govt bond yields dive, NZD retreats, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more rate changes, Govt enters business banking, consumer confidence tanks, Govt bond yields dive, NZD retreats, & more
1st May 20, 3:59pm
1st May 20, 7:58am
NZD holds up across a backdrop of weaker risk appetite. NZ rates fall to record low levels. NZD/AUD reverses course
NZD holds up across a backdrop of weaker risk appetite. NZ rates fall to record low levels. NZD/AUD reverses course
1st May 20, 7:58am
1st May 20, 7:25am
More massive US job losses; massive household spending cuts; factory PMIs slump; Fed widens its support; China's gains stop; ECB to pay banks to lend; UST 10yr yield at 0.63%; oil rises and gold drops; NZ$1 = 61.4 USc; TWI-5 = 67.1
More massive US job losses; massive household spending cuts; factory PMIs slump; Fed widens its support; China's gains stop; ECB to pay banks to lend; UST 10yr yield at 0.63%; oil rises and gold drops; NZ$1 = 61.4 USc; TWI-5 = 67.1
1st May 20, 7:25am
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30th Apr 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; more retail rate cuts, attacking loan sharks, surge in bank deposits, personal debt falls, Govt debt popular, NZD firms, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; more retail rate cuts, attacking loan sharks, surge in bank deposits, personal debt falls, Govt debt popular, NZD firms, & more
30th Apr 20, 3:59pm
30th Apr 20, 7:58am
Sharp rise in equity markets after Gilead’s remdesivir drug shows positive trial results. Commodities, EM currencies, NZD and AUD bounce higher. Not much new from the Fed – global rates little changed
Sharp rise in equity markets after Gilead’s remdesivir drug shows positive trial results. Commodities, EM currencies, NZD and AUD bounce higher. Not much new from the Fed – global rates little changed
30th Apr 20, 7:58am
30th Apr 20, 7:26am
US economy shrinks fast; Fed takes no new action; housing markets retreat; job losses mount; South Korea rises; ASIC tells banks to be tough; UST 10yr yield at 0.61%; oil stays low and gold drops; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 67
US economy shrinks fast; Fed takes no new action; housing markets retreat; job losses mount; South Korea rises; ASIC tells banks to be tough; UST 10yr yield at 0.61%; oil stays low and gold drops; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 67
30th Apr 20, 7:26am
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29th Apr 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; trade and mortgage flows strong going into lockdown, high demand for banknotes, swaps fell hard yesterday, NZD up today, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; trade and mortgage flows strong going into lockdown, high demand for banknotes, swaps fell hard yesterday, NZD up today, & more
29th Apr 20, 3:59pm
29th Apr 20, 11:01am
A bumper kiwifruit harvest and higher prices for milk powder and meat saw our exports reach $5.8 billion last month
A bumper kiwifruit harvest and higher prices for milk powder and meat saw our exports reach $5.8 billion last month
29th Apr 20, 11:01am
29th Apr 20, 7:59am
Strong recovery in NZD overnight after lower NZ rates drove it weaker yesterday. US equities see rotation into value/small caps. UST yields push lower overnight
Strong recovery in NZD overnight after lower NZ rates drove it weaker yesterday. US equities see rotation into value/small caps. UST yields push lower overnight
29th Apr 20, 7:59am
29th Apr 20, 7:22am
US trade deficit stays high as exports slump; consumer confidence dives and factory orders shrink; China gold demand halves; AU confidence stops falling; UST 10yr yield at 0.61%; oil stays low and gold drops; NZ$1 = 60.7 USc; TWI-5 = 66.6
US trade deficit stays high as exports slump; consumer confidence dives and factory orders shrink; China gold demand halves; AU confidence stops falling; UST 10yr yield at 0.61%; oil stays low and gold drops; NZ$1 = 60.7 USc; TWI-5 = 66.6
29th Apr 20, 7:22am
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28th Apr 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no rate changes, online sales distortions, big layoff, more bank loan impairments, 90 day bank bill rates slumps, NZD slips, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no rate changes, online sales distortions, big layoff, more bank loan impairments, 90 day bank bill rates slumps, NZD slips, & more
28th Apr 20, 3:59pm

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