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21st Jan 20, 11:45am
ANZ economists now see no further cuts at all to the Official Cash Rate this year after only a matter of weeks ago forecasting three further cuts
ANZ economists now see no further cuts at all to the Official Cash Rate this year after only a matter of weeks ago forecasting three further cuts
21st Jan 20, 11:45am
21st Jan 20, 10:46am
BNZ reverses the trend of ever lower term deposit rate offers with a Chinese New Year 'special' that is close to the best offer in the market for any bank
BNZ reverses the trend of ever lower term deposit rate offers with a Chinese New Year 'special' that is close to the best offer in the market for any bank
21st Jan 20, 10:46am
21st Jan 20, 7:47am
Little change in market pricing with US holiday. IMF nudges global growth forecast lower. BoJ today; Trump speaks at Davos tonight
Little change in market pricing with US holiday. IMF nudges global growth forecast lower. BoJ today; Trump speaks at Davos tonight
21st Jan 20, 7:47am
20th Jan 20, 4:55pm
Inflation expected to come close to hitting the Reserve Bank's sweet spot, enabling it to take a breather before possibly cutting interest rates again
Inflation expected to come close to hitting the Reserve Bank's sweet spot, enabling it to take a breather before possibly cutting interest rates again
20th Jan 20, 4:55pm
20th Jan 20, 7:50am
Risk-on continues with new highs for equities in US and Europe. Market increases probability of BoE cut later this month after terrible UK retail sales. US holiday tonight, NZ market to be quiet with Wellington Anniversary Day
Risk-on continues with new highs for equities in US and Europe. Market increases probability of BoE cut later this month after terrible UK retail sales. US holiday tonight, NZ market to be quiet with Wellington Anniversary Day
20th Jan 20, 7:50am
17th Jan 20, 8:07am
Risk-on continues, with new highs for US equities. Stronger US data supports USD, rates. NZD increases after (generally) positive domestic data
Risk-on continues, with new highs for US equities. Stronger US data supports USD, rates. NZD increases after (generally) positive domestic data
17th Jan 20, 8:07am
16th Jan 20, 8:10am
Fresh record highs for US equities as US-China sign Phase-One deal. Very weak UK CPI data adds to case for BoE rate cut and drags down global rates. NZD underperforms again
Fresh record highs for US equities as US-China sign Phase-One deal. Very weak UK CPI data adds to case for BoE rate cut and drags down global rates. NZD underperforms again
16th Jan 20, 8:10am
15th Jan 20, 2:01pm
Jenée Tibshraeny talks to fund managers about where they see markets going following a year dominated by interest rate cuts
Jenée Tibshraeny talks to fund managers about where they see markets going following a year dominated by interest rate cuts
15th Jan 20, 2:01pm
15th Jan 20, 11:10am
David Hargreaves cunningly avoids making any predictions as he outlines some of the economic-related issues he's looking out for in the year ahead
David Hargreaves cunningly avoids making any predictions as he outlines some of the economic-related issues he's looking out for in the year ahead
15th Jan 20, 11:10am
15th Jan 20, 8:01am
Market sentiment remains buoyant ahead of Phase-One deal signing. US core CPI lower than expected, dragging down global rates slightly. NZD underperforms overnight
Market sentiment remains buoyant ahead of Phase-One deal signing. US core CPI lower than expected, dragging down global rates slightly. NZD underperforms overnight
15th Jan 20, 8:01am
14th Jan 20, 7:47am
Risk sentiment positive to start the week. NZD flat against a stronger CNY. JPY and GBP underperform. Equities and rates higher
Risk sentiment positive to start the week. NZD flat against a stronger CNY. JPY and GBP underperform. Equities and rates higher
14th Jan 20, 7:47am
13th Jan 20, 1:12pm
ANZ economists say 'if things really start to get silly' in the housing market, the Reserve Bank would have the option of tightening loan to value ratio restrictions again
ANZ economists say 'if things really start to get silly' in the housing market, the Reserve Bank would have the option of tightening loan to value ratio restrictions again
13th Jan 20, 1:12pm
13th Jan 20, 8:01am
Despite volatility, major currencies are little changed from pre-Xmas levels. NZD and AUD lower early-2020, reversing late-2019 strength. NZ and US rates lower so far in 2020
Despite volatility, major currencies are little changed from pre-Xmas levels. NZD and AUD lower early-2020, reversing late-2019 strength. NZ and US rates lower so far in 2020
13th Jan 20, 8:01am
20th Dec 19, 7:54am
Markets in wind-down mode heading into Christmas. Equity markets nudge higher, little change to global rates. Riksbank hikes rates 25bps, ending negative rate policy
Markets in wind-down mode heading into Christmas. Equity markets nudge higher, little change to global rates. Riksbank hikes rates 25bps, ending negative rate policy
20th Dec 19, 7:54am
20th Dec 19, 5:00am
Banks have reduced the interest rates they use to test mortgage borrowers' ability to repay loans this year, but are increasingly interested in borrowers' expenses as they calculate their ability to service loans
Banks have reduced the interest rates they use to test mortgage borrowers' ability to repay loans this year, but are increasingly interested in borrowers' expenses as they calculate their ability to service loans
20th Dec 19, 5:00am
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19th Dec 19, 11:17am
Economy grows by 0.7% in the September quarter, and 2.3% year-on-year thanks in-part to more retail spending; Growth stronger than expected by the RBNZ and bank economists
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Economy grows by 0.7% in the September quarter, and 2.3% year-on-year thanks in-part to more retail spending; Growth stronger than expected by the RBNZ and bank economists
19th Dec 19, 11:17am
19th Dec 19, 7:50am
Global rates higher; US yield curve steeper. CAD stronger after CPI; GBP softens further. BoE, BOJ ahead; and NZ GDP and Australian employment data out today
Global rates higher; US yield curve steeper. CAD stronger after CPI; GBP softens further. BoE, BOJ ahead; and NZ GDP and Australian employment data out today
19th Dec 19, 7:50am
18th Dec 19, 2:07pm
Economist Rodney Dickens wonders if bank lending criteria are the reason the housing market remains sluggish despite interest rate cuts
Economist Rodney Dickens wonders if bank lending criteria are the reason the housing market remains sluggish despite interest rate cuts
18th Dec 19, 2:07pm
18th Dec 19, 8:05am
GBP slumps as no-deal Brexit risk increases again. NZD and AUD weakness not entirely explainable. Other market movements little changed
GBP slumps as no-deal Brexit risk increases again. NZD and AUD weakness not entirely explainable. Other market movements little changed
18th Dec 19, 8:05am
17th Dec 19, 8:11am
David Hargreaves tries to overcome his astonishment at the speed with which 2019 has disappeared and outlines some of the key economic developments as he has seen it over the past 12 months
David Hargreaves tries to overcome his astonishment at the speed with which 2019 has disappeared and outlines some of the key economic developments as he has seen it over the past 12 months
17th Dec 19, 8:11am

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