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24th Nov 20, 7:36am
Surprisingly strong US Markit PMI data drives USD higher; NZD falls from fresh 2-year high. GBP outperforms on hope for a trade deal this week
Surprisingly strong US Markit PMI data drives USD higher; NZD falls from fresh 2-year high. GBP outperforms on hope for a trade deal this week
24th Nov 20, 7:36am
20th Nov 20, 7:50am
New restrictions outweigh positive vaccine news. Global equities and rates push lower. AUD underperforms, sending NZD/AUD to 0.95
New restrictions outweigh positive vaccine news. Global equities and rates push lower. AUD underperforms, sending NZD/AUD to 0.95
20th Nov 20, 7:50am
19th Nov 20, 7:46am
More positive vaccine news supports risk assets. Global equities and rates nudge higher. NZD prints a fresh 20-month high of 0.6940 
More positive vaccine news supports risk assets. Global equities and rates nudge higher. NZD prints a fresh 20-month high of 0.6940 
19th Nov 20, 7:46am
18th Nov 20, 7:46am
A more cautious market, following yesterday's record highs for US equities. Global rates nudge lower. NZD back below 0.69 after touching fresh 20-month high
A more cautious market, following yesterday's record highs for US equities. Global rates nudge lower. NZD back below 0.69 after touching fresh 20-month high
18th Nov 20, 7:46am
17th Nov 20, 7:38am
Moderna announces its Covid-19 vaccine is 94.5% effective. Equities and bond yields spike higher, before paring gains. Rotation continues in US equity market - small caps outperforming tech. USD broadly weaker, NZD moves back towards 0.69
Moderna announces its Covid-19 vaccine is 94.5% effective. Equities and bond yields spike higher, before paring gains. Rotation continues in US equity market - small caps outperforming tech. USD broadly weaker, NZD moves back towards 0.69
17th Nov 20, 7:38am
16th Nov 20, 7:40am
Equities increase further on vaccine optimism, global rates tick higher. NZD flat on Friday, but up more than 1% last week. Brexit in focus this week as talks reach crunch time
Equities increase further on vaccine optimism, global rates tick higher. NZD flat on Friday, but up more than 1% last week. Brexit in focus this week as talks reach crunch time
16th Nov 20, 7:40am
13th Nov 20, 7:41am
Markets take on a more cautious tone overnight. Soft US CPI; US Treasuries rally. Commodity currencies on the soft side
Markets take on a more cautious tone overnight. Soft US CPI; US Treasuries rally. Commodity currencies on the soft side
13th Nov 20, 7:41am
12th Nov 20, 7:50am
NZ rates and NZD surge post RBNZ MPS. No follow-through overnight, as USD recovers. NZD pushes higher on the crosses
NZ rates and NZD surge post RBNZ MPS. No follow-through overnight, as USD recovers. NZD pushes higher on the crosses
12th Nov 20, 7:50am
11th Nov 20, 7:46am
Rotation continues in equity markets - tech stocks underperform, small-cap stocks increase further. Global rates push higher again. Big moves higher in NZ rates yesterday as market pares back OCR rate cut pricing
Rotation continues in equity markets - tech stocks underperform, small-cap stocks increase further. Global rates push higher again. Big moves higher in NZ rates yesterday as market pares back OCR rate cut pricing
11th Nov 20, 7:46am
10th Nov 20, 7:51am
Risk appetite surges on positive vaccine news and US election result. US equities surge to record high. Global yields much higher. Vaccine news must surely weigh on RBNZ policy outlook update tomorrow
Risk appetite surges on positive vaccine news and US election result. US equities surge to record high. Global yields much higher. Vaccine news must surely weigh on RBNZ policy outlook update tomorrow
10th Nov 20, 7:51am
9th Nov 20, 7:41am
USD remains under pressure, with BBDXY hitting fresh 2½-year low. NZD touches 0.68 for the first time since April 2019. US Treasury yields higher after stronger payrolls report; NZ rates higher on Friday as well. RBNZ MPS in focus this week
USD remains under pressure, with BBDXY hitting fresh 2½-year low. NZD touches 0.68 for the first time since April 2019. US Treasury yields higher after stronger payrolls report; NZ rates higher on Friday as well. RBNZ MPS in focus this week
9th Nov 20, 7:41am
6th Nov 20, 7:53am
Biden on the verge of victory, while Republicans look to hold Senate. Gridlock view supports further strong gains in equities. US Treasuries reverse course, showing modest lift in yields
Biden on the verge of victory, while Republicans look to hold Senate. Gridlock view supports further strong gains in equities. US Treasuries reverse course, showing modest lift in yields
6th Nov 20, 7:53am
5th Nov 20, 7:58am
US equities surge despite, or because of, close election result. Biden likely to win, but Senate too close to call. US Treasuries cheer prospect of less out-of-control spending/debt. NZD volatile but flat at 0.67; mild USD weakness
US equities surge despite, or because of, close election result. Biden likely to win, but Senate too close to call. US Treasuries cheer prospect of less out-of-control spending/debt. NZD volatile but flat at 0.67; mild USD weakness
5th Nov 20, 7:58am
4th Nov 20, 7:59am
Strong risk rally on US election day. Market optimistically assumes a clear-cut, uncontested, result. US equities up 2%, UST10s yield at 4-month high; USD weaker NZD up through 0.67, but underperforms AUD despite RBA easing
Strong risk rally on US election day. Market optimistically assumes a clear-cut, uncontested, result. US equities up 2%, UST10s yield at 4-month high; USD weaker NZD up through 0.67, but underperforms AUD despite RBA easing
4th Nov 20, 7:59am
3rd Nov 20, 7:35am
Equities recover some of last week's hefty losses, ahead of US election. US 10-year rate also reverses course, down 3bps despite strong ISM report. Commodity currencies outperform
Equities recover some of last week's hefty losses, ahead of US election. US 10-year rate also reverses course, down 3bps despite strong ISM report. Commodity currencies outperform
3rd Nov 20, 7:35am
2nd Nov 20, 7:32am
Equity markets suffer a tech-led fall on Friday night. Global rates higher and steeper as conviction in a "blue wave" grows. UK announces nationwide lockdown from Thursday. US election to take centre stage this week
Equity markets suffer a tech-led fall on Friday night. Global rates higher and steeper as conviction in a "blue wave" grows. UK announces nationwide lockdown from Thursday. US election to take centre stage this week
2nd Nov 20, 7:32am
30th Oct 20, 7:48am
US equities recover strongly after yesterday's big sell-off. US Treasury yields move sharply higher. ECB signals more easing to come in December, leading to falls in EUR and European rates
US equities recover strongly after yesterday's big sell-off. US Treasury yields move sharply higher. ECB signals more easing to come in December, leading to falls in EUR and European rates
30th Oct 20, 7:48am
29th Oct 20, 7:47am
Concern about surge in COVID19 cases across the US and Europe. Global equities down around 3% ahead of new country-wide restrictions for France and Germany
Concern about surge in COVID19 cases across the US and Europe. Global equities down around 3% ahead of new country-wide restrictions for France and Germany
29th Oct 20, 7:47am
28th Oct 20, 7:41am
Cautious risk backdrop sees equity markets flat to down and global rates push lower. NZD/AUD sees fresh multi-month high
Cautious risk backdrop sees equity markets flat to down and global rates push lower. NZD/AUD sees fresh multi-month high
28th Oct 20, 7:41am
27th Oct 20, 7:47am
Big falls in equity markets (S&P500 -2.5%) on COVID-19 concerns, deadlocked fiscal stimulus talks. US 10-year yield falls back below 0.8%. Currency moves modest in comparison - NZD slightly lower to start the week
Big falls in equity markets (S&P500 -2.5%) on COVID-19 concerns, deadlocked fiscal stimulus talks. US 10-year yield falls back below 0.8%. Currency moves modest in comparison - NZD slightly lower to start the week
27th Oct 20, 7:47am
23rd Oct 20, 7:53am
Positive talk on US fiscal stimulus supports US equities and drives US 10-year rate to fresh multi-month high. NZD outperforms for no obvious reason
Positive talk on US fiscal stimulus supports US equities and drives US 10-year rate to fresh multi-month high. NZD outperforms for no obvious reason
23rd Oct 20, 7:53am
22nd Oct 20, 7:49am
GBP outperforms as UK-EU trade talks to resume. NZD and AUD up strongly, recovering recent losses. USD weak and UST yields higher on US fiscal talk
GBP outperforms as UK-EU trade talks to resume. NZD and AUD up strongly, recovering recent losses. USD weak and UST yields higher on US fiscal talk
22nd Oct 20, 7:49am
21st Oct 20, 7:46am
US equities bounce back on little fresh news. NZD and AUD up slightly overnight after yesterday's losses after RBNZ and RBA maintain dovish overtones
US equities bounce back on little fresh news. NZD and AUD up slightly overnight after yesterday's losses after RBNZ and RBA maintain dovish overtones
21st Oct 20, 7:46am
20th Oct 20, 7:42am
Equity markets lower, bond yields little changed overnight. USD weakens, CNY reaches a multi-year high. NZD/AUD makes a 2½ month high as markets price-in RBA QE
Equity markets lower, bond yields little changed overnight. USD weakens, CNY reaches a multi-year high. NZD/AUD makes a 2½ month high as markets price-in RBA QE
20th Oct 20, 7:42am
19th Oct 20, 7:19am
Little change in US equities, rates or currencies on Friday. Market brushes off Boris Johnson's call for the UK to prepare for no-deal Brexit. Labour wins majority in NZ election - little sustained market reaction anticipated. RBNZ tapers bond buying for
Little change in US equities, rates or currencies on Friday. Market brushes off Boris Johnson's call for the UK to prepare for no-deal Brexit. Labour wins majority in NZ election - little sustained market reaction anticipated. RBNZ tapers bond buying for
19th Oct 20, 7:19am

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