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Mike Jones

9th Aug 13, 8:45am
Swathe of Chinese economic updates will certainly test the strength of risk sentiment and investor appetite for NZ$/US$
Swathe of Chinese economic updates will certainly test the strength of risk sentiment and investor appetite for NZ$/US$
9th Aug 13, 8:45am
8th Aug 13, 8:14am
Bank of England (BoE) releases quarterly inflation report and stated it doesn't intend to raise rates until unemployment dips below 7.0%
Bank of England (BoE) releases quarterly inflation report and stated it doesn't intend to raise rates until unemployment dips below 7.0%
8th Aug 13, 8:14am
7th Aug 13, 8:34am
Receding fears about NZ dairy exports have seen the NZ$/US$ climb back above 0.7900 and the NZ$/A$ back at 0.8800
Receding fears about NZ dairy exports have seen the NZ$/US$ climb back above 0.7900 and the NZ$/A$ back at 0.8800
7th Aug 13, 8:34am
6th Aug 13, 8:26am
Positive news that China has not imposed a blanket ban on NZ dairy products aids NZ$ recovery
Positive news that China has not imposed a blanket ban on NZ dairy products aids NZ$ recovery
6th Aug 13, 8:26am
5th Aug 13, 8:38am
NZ$ to remain under pressure until confidence in NZ dairy sector restored
NZ$ to remain under pressure until confidence in NZ dairy sector restored
5th Aug 13, 8:38am
2nd Aug 13, 8:14am
Equity market stronger across the board and no matter where you looked July manufacturing PMI data impressed coming in above expectations
Equity market stronger across the board and no matter where you looked July manufacturing PMI data impressed coming in above expectations
2nd Aug 13, 8:14am
1st Aug 13, 8:34am
Change in Fed’s language was subtle but it did throw a bone to the doves; market still uncertain about QE tapering timeline
Change in Fed’s language was subtle but it did throw a bone to the doves; market still uncertain about QE tapering timeline
1st Aug 13, 8:34am
31st Jul 13, 9:19am
Dovish outburst from RBA Governor Stevens sends A$ close to full capitulation; RBA rate cut expected next week
Dovish outburst from RBA Governor Stevens sends A$ close to full capitulation; RBA rate cut expected next week
31st Jul 13, 9:19am
30th Jul 13, 8:38am
Steep decline in Nikkei kick-started ‘risk-off’ tone and sees NZ$ and A$ both weaker; Japan's share market down more than 8.5% since 19 July
Steep decline in Nikkei kick-started ‘risk-off’ tone and sees NZ$ and A$ both weaker; Japan's share market down more than 8.5% since 19 July
30th Jul 13, 8:38am
29th Jul 13, 7:48am
US FOMC meeting and US payrolls likely to determine sentiment toward the US$ and ‘riskier’ assets such as NZ$; BoE and ECB meet with rate announcements due
US FOMC meeting and US payrolls likely to determine sentiment toward the US$ and ‘riskier’ assets such as NZ$; BoE and ECB meet with rate announcements due
29th Jul 13, 7:48am
26th Jul 13, 8:07am
A combination of US$ weakness and a more assertive tone in the OCR announcement has NZ$ surging ahead
A combination of US$ weakness and a more assertive tone in the OCR announcement has NZ$ surging ahead
26th Jul 13, 8:07am
25th Jul 13, 8:09am
Notable volatility in trading when Chinese data was released but NZ$/A$ continued on steady upward path towards its highs in November 2008
Notable volatility in trading when Chinese data was released but NZ$/A$ continued on steady upward path towards its highs in November 2008
25th Jul 13, 8:09am
19th Jul 13, 8:23am
Speculators positive on US$ as upbeat US economic data and more optimistic sentiment pulled US bond yields and equities higher
Speculators positive on US$ as upbeat US economic data and more optimistic sentiment pulled US bond yields and equities higher
19th Jul 13, 8:23am
18th Jul 13, 8:01am
Bernanke’s testimony stresses any reduction in bond buying program is highly conditional on the strength of the US economy
Bernanke’s testimony stresses any reduction in bond buying program is highly conditional on the strength of the US economy
18th Jul 13, 8:01am
17th Jul 13, 8:22am
Investors sell down US$ positions ahead of Bernanke's Congressional Testimony while the latest Fonterra auction has prices up 4.9% bolstering NZ$ sentiment
Investors sell down US$ positions ahead of Bernanke's Congressional Testimony while the latest Fonterra auction has prices up 4.9% bolstering NZ$ sentiment
17th Jul 13, 8:22am
16th Jul 13, 8:32am
Reports suggest the RBNZ may introduce LVR restrictions earlier than expected and these could be more aggressive than first thought
Reports suggest the RBNZ may introduce LVR restrictions earlier than expected and these could be more aggressive than first thought
16th Jul 13, 8:32am
15th Jul 13, 8:33am
Markets to and fro over the expected timing of Fed QE ‘tapering’ and investors will seek clarity from Bernanke's testimony this week
Markets to and fro over the expected timing of Fed QE ‘tapering’ and investors will seek clarity from Bernanke's testimony this week
15th Jul 13, 8:33am
12th Jul 13, 8:15am
US$ index plunges after comments by Bernanke in Q&A session which market took as being a more dovish tone
US$ index plunges after comments by Bernanke in Q&A session which market took as being a more dovish tone
12th Jul 13, 8:15am
11th Jul 13, 7:59am
FOMC members want to see further labour market improvement before tapering back bond purchase program
FOMC members want to see further labour market improvement before tapering back bond purchase program
11th Jul 13, 7:59am
10th Jul 13, 8:03am
US equities extend winning streak as Alcoa, the traditional earnings bellweather stock beat analyst expectations; NZ$ strongest performer against peers
US equities extend winning streak as Alcoa, the traditional earnings bellweather stock beat analyst expectations; NZ$ strongest performer against peers
10th Jul 13, 8:03am
9th Jul 13, 8:45am
NZ’s superior fundamentals and RBNZ’s more hawkish stance continues to exert upward pressure on GBP and EUR
NZ’s superior fundamentals and RBNZ’s more hawkish stance continues to exert upward pressure on GBP and EUR
9th Jul 13, 8:45am
8th Jul 13, 8:35am
Strong Non-Farm payroll data and upward revisions to previous months sees NZ$/US$ below 77 cent mark
Strong Non-Farm payroll data and upward revisions to previous months sees NZ$/US$ below 77 cent mark
8th Jul 13, 8:35am
5th Jul 13, 8:19am
BoE and ECB provide unprecedented step of offering ‘forward guidance’ in what many will see as the latest skirmish in the ‘currency wars’
BoE and ECB provide unprecedented step of offering ‘forward guidance’ in what many will see as the latest skirmish in the ‘currency wars’
5th Jul 13, 8:19am
4th Jul 13, 8:31am
Unexpected remarks from RBA governor Stevens provided real kick in the guts
Unexpected remarks from RBA governor Stevens provided real kick in the guts
4th Jul 13, 8:31am
3rd Jul 13, 7:51am
RBA says “It is possible that the exchange rate will depreciate further over time, which would help to foster a rebalancing of growth in the economy”
RBA says “It is possible that the exchange rate will depreciate further over time, which would help to foster a rebalancing of growth in the economy”
3rd Jul 13, 7:51am

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