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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
20th Jan 20, 7:48am
Roger J Kerr says the environmental/climate change lobby is enforcing impositions on our major industry that if continued will lower economic growth and living standards in New Zealand
Roger J Kerr says the environmental/climate change lobby is enforcing impositions on our major industry that if continued will lower economic growth and living standards in New Zealand
20th Jan 20, 7:48am
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, 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, 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
13th Jan 20, 7:29am
Roger J Kerr examines the 'classic short-term speculative play' that has been seen in the Kiwi dollar over the past six months by offshore currency traders
Roger J Kerr examines the 'classic short-term speculative play' that has been seen in the Kiwi dollar over the past six months by offshore currency traders
13th Jan 20, 7:29am
6th Jan 20, 8:31am
Roger J Kerr says the unwinding of speculative short-sold Kiwi dollar positions caused a spectacular turn up, and fresh global geo-political risks halt the USD decline
Roger J Kerr says the unwinding of speculative short-sold Kiwi dollar positions caused a spectacular turn up, and fresh global geo-political risks halt the USD decline
6th Jan 20, 8:31am
23rd Dec 19, 8:42am
 Roger J Kerr says 2019 featured a misreading of the fundamentals by most economic forecasters and 2020 should be more positive for the NZD as the greenback weakens, moving the Kiwi dollar towards 70 USc
 Roger J Kerr says 2019 featured a misreading of the fundamentals by most economic forecasters and 2020 should be more positive for the NZD as the greenback weakens, moving the Kiwi dollar towards 70 USc
23rd Dec 19, 8:42am
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
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, 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, 7:46am
Equities, bond yields push higher as the US-China trade agreement sinks in. Market brushes off disappointing European manufacturing PMIs. NZD unchanged to start the week; ANZ business survey released today
Equities, bond yields push higher as the US-China trade agreement sinks in. Market brushes off disappointing European manufacturing PMIs. NZD unchanged to start the week; ANZ business survey released today
17th Dec 19, 7:46am
16th Dec 19, 7:53am
US-China agree trade deal – no December tariffs and September tariffs halved from 15% to 7.5%. Details prove underwhelming for a market with high expectations – big reversal lower in bond yields
US-China agree trade deal – no December tariffs and September tariffs halved from 15% to 7.5%. Details prove underwhelming for a market with high expectations – big reversal lower in bond yields
16th Dec 19, 7:53am
16th Dec 19, 7:31am
Roger J Kerr says as 'growth and commodity' currencies, the Kiwi and Aussie dollars stand to gain as businesses around the world have the confidence to invest again as economic risk reduces
Roger J Kerr says as 'growth and commodity' currencies, the Kiwi and Aussie dollars stand to gain as businesses around the world have the confidence to invest again as economic risk reduces
16th Dec 19, 7:31am
13th Dec 19, 7:50am
US equities higher, chunky selloff in US treasuries. Stronger USD holds back NZD; AUD breaks 0.69. UK goes to the polls
US equities higher, chunky selloff in US treasuries. Stronger USD holds back NZD; AUD breaks 0.69. UK goes to the polls
13th Dec 19, 7:50am
12th Dec 19, 7:43am
NZD, AUD higher overnight alongside EM currencies. USD, US rates slightly lower ahead of FOMC announcement
NZD, AUD higher overnight alongside EM currencies. USD, US rates slightly lower ahead of FOMC announcement
12th Dec 19, 7:43am
11th Dec 19, 8:11am
More trade war headlines, but we’re still none the wiser. NZD, AUD slip a little overnight. NZ fiscal update today to show a “significant” easing, larger bond program
More trade war headlines, but we’re still none the wiser. NZD, AUD slip a little overnight. NZ fiscal update today to show a “significant” easing, larger bond program
11th Dec 19, 8:11am
10th Dec 19, 7:54am
A quiet start to the week with the key events all near the end of the week. There has been little change in equities, global rates, currencies. NZ rates up to 5-month highs
A quiet start to the week with the key events all near the end of the week. There has been little change in equities, global rates, currencies. NZ rates up to 5-month highs
10th Dec 19, 7:54am

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