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4th Mar 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; a mortgage rate rise, GST tax take jumps, Synlait stutters, Xero buys, NZGB yields jump, swaps up, NZD soft, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; a mortgage rate rise, GST tax take jumps, Synlait stutters, Xero buys, NZGB yields jump, swaps up, NZD soft, & more
4th Mar 21, 3:59pm
4th Mar 21, 9:52am
Dairy company Synlait says it is continuing to experience significant uncertainty and volatility within its business
Dairy company Synlait says it is continuing to experience significant uncertainty and volatility within its business
4th Mar 21, 9:52am
4th Mar 21, 7:54am
Bond market back in focus with chunky rises in rates across the board overnight. UK Budget, US inflation concern and ECB chatter in the mix. Currencies unperturbed, although AUD and NZD slip overnight
Bond market back in focus with chunky rises in rates across the board overnight. UK Budget, US inflation concern and ECB chatter in the mix. Currencies unperturbed, although AUD and NZD slip overnight
4th Mar 21, 7:54am
4th Mar 21, 7:19am
US jobs growth tepid; US mortgage rates rise, US service sector expanding; China service sector stalls; Hong Kong retail in tailspin; good air cargo recovery; UST 10yr at 1.47%; oil holds and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.6 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
US jobs growth tepid; US mortgage rates rise, US service sector expanding; China service sector stalls; Hong Kong retail in tailspin; good air cargo recovery; UST 10yr at 1.47%; oil holds and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.6 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
4th Mar 21, 7:19am
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3rd Mar 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; wage subsidy returns, housing boom grows, milk price and payout forecasts rise, debt stress vanishes, swaps and NZD stable, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; wage subsidy returns, housing boom grows, milk price and payout forecasts rise, debt stress vanishes, swaps and NZD stable, & more
3rd Mar 21, 3:59pm
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3rd Mar 21, 12:49pm
Westpac economists raise their farmgate milk price forecast to $7.90, while ANZ economists lift their pick to $7.70; both prices are well ahead of Fonterra's own forecast
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Westpac economists raise their farmgate milk price forecast to $7.90, while ANZ economists lift their pick to $7.70; both prices are well ahead of Fonterra's own forecast
3rd Mar 21, 12:49pm
3rd Mar 21, 7:51am
GDT dairy auction shows booming prices. Little impact on NZD though, approaching 0.73 on a soft USD. US equities pull back. UST10s show little net change
GDT dairy auction shows booming prices. Little impact on NZD though, approaching 0.73 on a soft USD. US equities pull back. UST10s show little net change
3rd Mar 21, 7:51am
3rd Mar 21, 7:19am
WMP jumps +21% leading dairy prices higher; US retail sales slip; NYC PMI sinks; RBA declares 'whatever it takes'; NSW abandons GM-free; UST 10yr at 1.42%; oil down and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 72.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
WMP jumps +21% leading dairy prices higher; US retail sales slip; NYC PMI sinks; RBA declares 'whatever it takes'; NSW abandons GM-free; UST 10yr at 1.42%; oil down and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 72.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
3rd Mar 21, 7:19am
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2nd Mar 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; another TD rate rise, terms of trade rise, carbon price, SME's on the edge, a2 Milk spills, car sales up again, swaps hold, NZD firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; another TD rate rise, terms of trade rise, carbon price, SME's on the edge, a2 Milk spills, car sales up again, swaps hold, NZD firm, & more
2nd Mar 21, 3:59pm
2nd Mar 21, 7:54am
Calmer conditions return to bond markets overnight encouraging equity investors to buy the dip. US ISM manufacturing positively surprises. RBA bond buying activity drives strong rally in rates and helps drag NZ rates lower. Commodity currencies outperform
Calmer conditions return to bond markets overnight encouraging equity investors to buy the dip. US ISM manufacturing positively surprises. RBA bond buying activity drives strong rally in rates and helps drag NZ rates lower. Commodity currencies outperform
2nd Mar 21, 7:54am
2nd Mar 21, 7:19am
Factory expansions uneven led by Germany and the US, lagged by China; Australian housing data strong; RBA doubles QE; China shuns Australia; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
Factory expansions uneven led by Germany and the US, lagged by China; Australian housing data strong; RBA doubles QE; China shuns Australia; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
2nd Mar 21, 7:19am
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1st Mar 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some TD rate changes, Auckland auctions boom, AG to review vaccine rollout, huge moves in Australia, swap rates slip, NZD rises, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some TD rate changes, Auckland auctions boom, AG to review vaccine rollout, huge moves in Australia, swap rates slip, NZD rises, & more
1st Mar 21, 3:59pm
1st Mar 21, 8:57am
Producing less for more cost. Alex Ross says central bank policies no longer determine inflation and their delusion is worrying bond markets. The currency consequences when the inflation river crests will produce another taper tantrum
Producing less for more cost. Alex Ross says central bank policies no longer determine inflation and their delusion is worrying bond markets. The currency consequences when the inflation river crests will produce another taper tantrum
1st Mar 21, 8:57am
1st Mar 21, 8:14am
Roger J Kerr says the probability of a weaker NZ dollar has surged as US equity markets start to fall and long-term interest rates continue to climb
Roger J Kerr says the probability of a weaker NZ dollar has surged as US equity markets start to fall and long-term interest rates continue to climb
1st Mar 21, 8:14am
1st Mar 21, 7:54am
Volatility in bonds continues - global rates sharply lower. Risk-off moves on Friday - equities mostly lower, commodities fall, USD strengthens. NZD and AUD fall 2%. Auckland back in Level 3 lockdown for a week, which may temper OCR rate hike expectations
Volatility in bonds continues - global rates sharply lower. Risk-off moves on Friday - equities mostly lower, commodities fall, USD strengthens. NZD and AUD fall 2%. Auckland back in Level 3 lockdown for a week, which may temper OCR rate hike expectations
1st Mar 21, 7:54am
1st Mar 21, 7:18am
China's factories slow down; Japanese factories rebound; US eyes on inflation; US stimulus nears approval; Buffett warns debt investors; UST 10yr at 1.41%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74
China's factories slow down; Japanese factories rebound; US eyes on inflation; US stimulus nears approval; Buffett warns debt investors; UST 10yr at 1.41%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74
1st Mar 21, 7:18am
27th Feb 21, 8:35am
US incomes jump; eyes on inflation; Congress set to pass next stimulus; China house prices up; Japan factories busier; India growing fast again; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold drops again; NZ$1 = 72.5 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
US incomes jump; eyes on inflation; Congress set to pass next stimulus; China house prices up; Japan factories busier; India growing fast again; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold drops again; NZ$1 = 72.5 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
27th Feb 21, 8:35am
26th Feb 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; exports fall, Orr defends his patch, new carbon price chart, bond rout today, casualties tomorrow, NZD retreats, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; exports fall, Orr defends his patch, new carbon price chart, bond rout today, casualties tomorrow, NZD retreats, & more
26th Feb 21, 3:59pm
26th Feb 21, 8:01am
Huge moves (up) in bond yields again overnight putting pressure on equities, especially tech stocks. NZD hits new post-2018 high yesterday, above 0.7450, before slipping back. NZ 10-year swap hits 2% as market moves to price >50% chance of an OCR hike
Huge moves (up) in bond yields again overnight putting pressure on equities, especially tech stocks. NZD hits new post-2018 high yesterday, above 0.7450, before slipping back. NZ 10-year swap hits 2% as market moves to price >50% chance of an OCR hike
26th Feb 21, 8:01am
26th Feb 21, 7:27am
US data uniformly positive; China 'eliminates' poverty; resistant ASF returns; RBNZ housing policy move leads bond prices sharply lower; UST 10yr at 1.46%; oil up and gold dumped; NZ$1 = 74.3 USc; TWI-5 = 75.2
US data uniformly positive; China 'eliminates' poverty; resistant ASF returns; RBNZ housing policy move leads bond prices sharply lower; UST 10yr at 1.46%; oil up and gold dumped; NZ$1 = 74.3 USc; TWI-5 = 75.2
26th Feb 21, 7:27am
25th Feb 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; inflation looming, Govt forces RBNZ on housing, Fonterra raises profit guidance, A2 Milk savaged, swaps up, NZD up, & much more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; inflation looming, Govt forces RBNZ on housing, Fonterra raises profit guidance, A2 Milk savaged, swaps up, NZD up, & much more
25th Feb 21, 3:59pm
25th Feb 21, 8:01am
Global reflation trade the predominant force, drives US equities higher, supported by a dovish Fed. UST10s stretch to 1.43% before wave of buying ensues. NZ rates push higher and add risk to tightening cycle beginning next year
Global reflation trade the predominant force, drives US equities higher, supported by a dovish Fed. UST10s stretch to 1.43% before wave of buying ensues. NZ rates push higher and add risk to tightening cycle beginning next year
25th Feb 21, 8:01am
25th Feb 21, 7:30am
US mortgage applications dip as interest rates rise; Taiwan exports zoom; Hong Kong hikes stamp duties; China launches huge stimulus; UST 10yr at 1.38%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 74.1 USc; TWI-5 = 75
US mortgage applications dip as interest rates rise; Taiwan exports zoom; Hong Kong hikes stamp duties; China launches huge stimulus; UST 10yr at 1.38%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 74.1 USc; TWI-5 = 75
25th Feb 21, 7:30am
24th Feb 21, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, dovish MPS, Methanex retreats, swaps little-changed, NZD firms, bitcoin drops, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, dovish MPS, Methanex retreats, swaps little-changed, NZD firms, bitcoin drops, & more
24th Feb 21, 3:59pm
24th Feb 21, 7:52am
Equity markets remain under pressure. US Treasury rates consolidate. Only small currency moves, with the NZD remaining near its high. RBNZ MPS in focus today - to remain dovish, but less dovish than November
Equity markets remain under pressure. US Treasury rates consolidate. Only small currency moves, with the NZD remaining near its high. RBNZ MPS in focus today - to remain dovish, but less dovish than November
24th Feb 21, 7:52am

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