Days to the General Election: 27
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18th Sep 20, 7:41am
Equity markets tumble again but with little spillover into bonds and currencies. BoE flags the possibility of negative interest rates
Equity markets tumble again but with little spillover into bonds and currencies. BoE flags the possibility of negative interest rates
18th Sep 20, 7:41am
17th Sep 20, 7:51am
Fed adds state-contingent forward guidance to rates outlook. Market takes that in its stride, expects rates to remain low for many years. NZ debt funding program lowered, pushing long NZGB yields lower
Fed adds state-contingent forward guidance to rates outlook. Market takes that in its stride, expects rates to remain low for many years. NZ debt funding program lowered, pushing long NZGB yields lower
17th Sep 20, 7:51am
16th Sep 20, 7:47am
Global equities recover further, supported by positive China economic data. Lack of follow-through in yesterday's gains for NZD, AUD
Global equities recover further, supported by positive China economic data. Lack of follow-through in yesterday's gains for NZD, AUD
16th Sep 20, 7:47am
15th Sep 20, 10:08am
Brian Fallow takes a look at how the US presidential election may play out and warns it's likely to be messy, including for financial markets
Brian Fallow takes a look at how the US presidential election may play out and warns it's likely to be messy, including for financial markets
15th Sep 20, 10:08am
15th Sep 20, 7:36am
US equity markets rebound strongly helped by positive news on vaccines and spate of corporate activity. NZD higher, at the expense of AUD, on speculation of further RBA easing
US equity markets rebound strongly helped by positive news on vaccines and spate of corporate activity. NZD higher, at the expense of AUD, on speculation of further RBA easing
15th Sep 20, 7:36am
14th Sep 20, 8:29am
Roger J Kerr says a lot of people will be asking whether our 'health first' strategy has delivered the results expected or did we get the balance between health and the economy somewhat skewed?
Roger J Kerr says a lot of people will be asking whether our 'health first' strategy has delivered the results expected or did we get the balance between health and the economy somewhat skewed?
14th Sep 20, 8:29am
14th Sep 20, 7:35am
Tech stocks fall again, S&P500 flat on Friday. Little movement in currencies or US rates. Plenty on this week - NZ GDP, PREFU, FOMC and BoE meetings, RBA minutes, US retail sales
Tech stocks fall again, S&P500 flat on Friday. Little movement in currencies or US rates. Plenty on this week - NZ GDP, PREFU, FOMC and BoE meetings, RBA minutes, US retail sales
14th Sep 20, 7:35am
11th Sep 20, 7:44am
Equity markets fall sharply again. Brexit concerns mount, GBP plunges. President Lagarde suggests ECB won't overreact to the exchange rate - EUR outperforms
Equity markets fall sharply again. Brexit concerns mount, GBP plunges. President Lagarde suggests ECB won't overreact to the exchange rate - EUR outperforms
11th Sep 20, 7:44am
10th Sep 20, 7:56am
Equity markets reverse course, Nasdaq up 3%. NZD and AUD push higher. A historical day for domestic rates, as NZGB and swap rates go negative
Equity markets reverse course, Nasdaq up 3%. NZD and AUD push higher. A historical day for domestic rates, as NZGB and swap rates go negative
10th Sep 20, 7:56am
9th Sep 20, 9:16am
Equity markets tumble further. NZD falls over -1% with the risk-off backdrop. GBP remains under pressure on Brexit concerns
Equity markets tumble further. NZD falls over -1% with the risk-off backdrop. GBP remains under pressure on Brexit concerns
9th Sep 20, 9:16am
8th Sep 20, 7:45am
GBP down on negative Brexit talk. NZD/AUD back below 0.92. NZ curves steepen
GBP down on negative Brexit talk. NZD/AUD back below 0.92. NZ curves steepen
8th Sep 20, 7:45am
7th Sep 20, 11:17am
John Mauldin challenges US Federal Reserve policy, saying it has been at the very epicenter of some major problems
John Mauldin challenges US Federal Reserve policy, saying it has been at the very epicenter of some major problems
7th Sep 20, 11:17am
7th Sep 20, 8:52am
Roger J Kerr says how two global prices play out over coming weeks will determine whether the NZD/USD exchange rate has a chance of pulling back to the US64c region
Roger J Kerr says how two global prices play out over coming weeks will determine whether the NZD/USD exchange rate has a chance of pulling back to the US64c region
7th Sep 20, 8:52am
7th Sep 20, 7:34am
US equities recover after further big falls on Friday. US rates increase sharply, curve steepens, after payrolls. Limited moves in currencies
US equities recover after further big falls on Friday. US rates increase sharply, curve steepens, after payrolls. Limited moves in currencies
7th Sep 20, 7:34am
4th Sep 20, 7:47am
Equity markets slump after their rapid rise. Safe haven currencies outperform, NZD down to 0.6700. Modest fall in US Treasury yields
Equity markets slump after their rapid rise. Safe haven currencies outperform, NZD down to 0.6700. Modest fall in US Treasury yields
4th Sep 20, 7:47am
3rd Sep 20, 7:49am
USD recovers; EUR slumps. NZD outperforms with NZD/AUD higher. Global rates lower; Fresh highs for equities
USD recovers; EUR slumps. NZD outperforms with NZD/AUD higher. Global rates lower; Fresh highs for equities
3rd Sep 20, 7:49am
2nd Sep 20, 8:02am
Risk appetite remains firm, with US equities heading higher again. US rates fall and curve flattens. USD recovers from a two-year low as ECB's chief economist says the EUR "does matter". NZD outperforms despite the market increasing OCR rate cut pricing
Risk appetite remains firm, with US equities heading higher again. US rates fall and curve flattens. USD recovers from a two-year low as ECB's chief economist says the EUR "does matter". NZD outperforms despite the market increasing OCR rate cut pricing
2nd Sep 20, 8:02am
1st Sep 20, 7:44am
The NZD and AUD both print fresh highs. US yield curve flattens slightly. US equities end a strong month on a flat note
The NZD and AUD both print fresh highs. US yield curve flattens slightly. US equities end a strong month on a flat note
1st Sep 20, 7:44am
31st Aug 20, 9:05am
Roger J Kerr says we know for sure that mortgaging the future to have a consumer spending party today has to come to an end very soon
Roger J Kerr says we know for sure that mortgaging the future to have a consumer spending party today has to come to an end very soon
31st Aug 20, 9:05am
31st Aug 20, 7:40am
Powell's Jackson Hole speech continues to be felt. USD falls sharply, US curve continues to steepen, US equities rise. Hawkesby says RBNZ also happy with an inflation overshoot
Powell's Jackson Hole speech continues to be felt. USD falls sharply, US curve continues to steepen, US equities rise. Hawkesby says RBNZ also happy with an inflation overshoot
31st Aug 20, 7:40am
Days to the General Election: 27
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