currencies

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
6th Jan 20, 7:18am
Sharp factory PMI contraction in the US; recessions expected in nine US states; China plans huge liquidity injection; dairy supplies hit hard by Aussie bush fires; UST 10yr yield at 1.79%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
Sharp factory PMI contraction in the US; recessions expected in nine US states; China plans huge liquidity injection; dairy supplies hit hard by Aussie bush fires; UST 10yr yield at 1.79%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
6th Jan 20, 7:18am
4th Jan 20, 8:55am
American factories contract sharply as trade wars hit them harder than China; Middle East tensions rise; China gets new SARS threat; Australia braces for 'day of hell'; UST 10yr yield at 1.80%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
American factories contract sharply as trade wars hit them harder than China; Middle East tensions rise; China gets new SARS threat; Australia braces for 'day of hell'; UST 10yr yield at 1.80%; oil and gold jump; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
4th Jan 20, 8:55am
3rd Jan 20, 8:06am
US confidence and factories stable but Fed still making huge liquidity injections; China confirms reserve rate reduction; Singapore growth evaporates; Aussie fires wreck emissions commitments; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.9 USc; TW
US confidence and factories stable but Fed still making huge liquidity injections; China confirms reserve rate reduction; Singapore growth evaporates; Aussie fires wreck emissions commitments; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.9 USc; TW
3rd Jan 20, 8:06am
31st Dec 19, 10:00am
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Like an overprotective parent, China’s central government needs to learn to let go. While a more relaxed approach to economic management carries some short-term risks, it is essential to future growth and prosperity
Like an overprotective parent, China’s central government needs to learn to let go. While a more relaxed approach to economic management carries some short-term risks, it is essential to future growth and prosperity
31st Dec 19, 10:00am
31st Dec 19, 8:03am
Equity markets pull back; US capital-goods imports dive; US population stops growing; China tackles bond market reform; Aussie power system under fire threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 72.1
Equity markets pull back; US capital-goods imports dive; US population stops growing; China tackles bond market reform; Aussie power system under fire threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 72.1
31st Dec 19, 8:03am
30th Dec 19, 8:21am
China pisses off its neighbours; China eyes reserve ratio cut; equities end on a high; electric cars come of age; Japan struggles economically; NZ weather normal; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil unchanged and gold dips; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
China pisses off its neighbours; China eyes reserve ratio cut; equities end on a high; electric cars come of age; Japan struggles economically; NZ weather normal; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil unchanged and gold dips; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
30th Dec 19, 8:21am
28th Dec 19, 8:58am
Equity markets pause; China data resilient; China shuns Aussie coal; Japan data weakens; Sydney water storage lower; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil dips and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
Equity markets pause; China data resilient; China shuns Aussie coal; Japan data weakens; Sydney water storage lower; UST 10yr yield at 1.88%; oil dips and gold up; NZ$1 = 67 USc; TWI-5 = 71.9
28th Dec 19, 8:58am
27th Dec 19, 8:08am
Wall Street up modestly on strong online retail; US factory orders drop; China to repeat strong infrastructure spending; Aussie retail sales disappoint; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.8
Wall Street up modestly on strong online retail; US factory orders drop; China to repeat strong infrastructure spending; Aussie retail sales disappoint; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.8
27th Dec 19, 8:08am
24th Dec 19, 7:27am
US durable goods orders drop sharply; Canada GDP growth weakens; China slashes import tariffs; equities mark time; BNPL eats Aussie personal credit; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 71.4
US durable goods orders drop sharply; Canada GDP growth weakens; China slashes import tariffs; equities mark time; BNPL eats Aussie personal credit; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 71.4
24th Dec 19, 7:27am
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
23rd Dec 19, 7:29am
The Fed's balance sheet grows sharply on giant liquidity program; US data positive; China gives new push to RCEP; Aussie GDP hit by fires, coal threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.1 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
The Fed's balance sheet grows sharply on giant liquidity program; US data positive; China gives new push to RCEP; Aussie GDP hit by fires, coal threat; UST 10yr yield at 1.92%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 66.1 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
23rd Dec 19, 7:29am
21st Dec 19, 8:51am
Cheap money, high equity prices; France slaps SUVs; Shanghai office vacancies soar; yuan shunned; capital flight in Hong Kong; gold fraud conviction; Aussie water stress; UST 10yr 1.92%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
Cheap money, high equity prices; France slaps SUVs; Shanghai office vacancies soar; yuan shunned; capital flight in Hong Kong; gold fraud conviction; Aussie water stress; UST 10yr 1.92%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
21st Dec 19, 8:51am
20th Dec 19, 3:59pm
A final review of things you need to know just before you go home for the year; some final rate changes, consumer confidence up, houses less affordable, dairy farm sales slump, housing debt rises faster, swaps up, NZD holds high, & more
A final review of things you need to know just before you go home for the year; some final rate changes, consumer confidence up, houses less affordable, dairy farm sales slump, housing debt rises faster, swaps up, NZD holds high, & more
20th Dec 19, 3:59pm
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, 7:24am
US data lackluster; Canada jobs jump; Swedes dump negative rates; China and US pump in liquidity; Aussie jobs up; China gets publicly assertive in Australia; UST 10yr yield at 1.91%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.1
US data lackluster; Canada jobs jump; Swedes dump negative rates; China and US pump in liquidity; Aussie jobs up; China gets publicly assertive in Australia; UST 10yr yield at 1.91%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 66 USc; TWI-5 = 71.1
20th Dec 19, 7:24am
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19th Dec 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; ANZ trims TD rates, GDP growth slows, dairy saves trade result, signs holiday sales may be weak, swaps rise, NZD up, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; ANZ trims TD rates, GDP growth slows, dairy saves trade result, signs holiday sales may be weak, swaps rise, NZD up, & more
19th Dec 19, 3:59pm
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
19th Dec 19, 7:22am
Trade deal benefits questioned; US farm bankruptcies jump; Canada inflation up; China infrastructure surge; UK audit review released; UST 10yr yield at 1.97%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 65.8 USc; TWI-5 = 70.9
Trade deal benefits questioned; US farm bankruptcies jump; Canada inflation up; China infrastructure surge; UK audit review released; UST 10yr yield at 1.97%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 65.8 USc; TWI-5 = 70.9
19th Dec 19, 7:22am
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18th Dec 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no rate changes, deposit insurance still coming, dairy prices drop, public payrolls jump, swaps firm, NZD soft, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no rate changes, deposit insurance still coming, dairy prices drop, public payrolls jump, swaps firm, NZD soft, & more
18th Dec 19, 3:59pm

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