Currencies news

18th Sep 19, 11:06am
Westpac economists say unconventional monetary policy could help the Reserve Bank meet its inflation target but they warn that any monetary policy is 'no panacea'
Westpac economists say unconventional monetary policy could help the Reserve Bank meet its inflation target but they warn that any monetary policy is 'no panacea'
18th Sep 19, 11:06am
18th Sep 19, 10:44am
by Guest
Although low interest rates have traditionally been viewed as positive for economic growth, this may not be the case anymore. Instead, they may lead to slower growth by increasing market concentration and weakening firms' incentive to boost productivity
Although low interest rates have traditionally been viewed as positive for economic growth, this may not be the case anymore. Instead, they may lead to slower growth by increasing market concentration and weakening firms' incentive to boost productivity
18th Sep 19, 10:44am
18th Sep 19, 7:56am
Oil prices down over 6% as Saudi production back up. USD reverses course, seeing NZD and AUD recover yesterday’s losses. UST yields lower
Oil prices down over 6% as Saudi production back up. USD reverses course, seeing NZD and AUD recover yesterday’s losses. UST yields lower
18th Sep 19, 7:56am
18th Sep 19, 7:22am
Dairy prices up +2%; US Fed quells market pressures; US industrial output flat; China house price rises modest; PBoC holds benchmark rate; UST 10yr yield at 1.81%; oil down and gold higher; NZ$1 = 63.5 USc; TWI-5 = 68.7
Dairy prices up +2%; US Fed quells market pressures; US industrial output flat; China house price rises modest; PBoC holds benchmark rate; UST 10yr yield at 1.81%; oil down and gold higher; NZ$1 = 63.5 USc; TWI-5 = 68.7
18th Sep 19, 7:22am
17th Sep 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; some more rate changes, consumers downbeat, NZSF shines, agriculture viewed positively, Fonterra sets date, swaps and NZD decline, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; some more rate changes, consumers downbeat, NZSF shines, agriculture viewed positively, Fonterra sets date, swaps and NZD decline, & more
17th Sep 19, 3:59pm
17th Sep 19, 7:46am
Oil prices surge 14%. NZD falls below 0.6350 as safe haven currencies outperform. Global equities and rates push lower
Oil prices surge 14%. NZD falls below 0.6350 as safe haven currencies outperform. Global equities and rates push lower
17th Sep 19, 7:46am
17th Sep 19, 7:15am
Growth wanes in key China data; US data soft too; Eyes on Fed; Canada house sales ease; global trade in services slowing; UST 10yr yield at 1.84%; oil and gold higher; NZ$1 = 63.4 USc; TWI-5 = 68.8
Growth wanes in key China data; US data soft too; Eyes on Fed; Canada house sales ease; global trade in services slowing; UST 10yr yield at 1.84%; oil and gold higher; NZ$1 = 63.4 USc; TWI-5 = 68.8
17th Sep 19, 7:15am
16th Sep 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; BNZ cuts a key rate, PSI better than expected, NZIER finds gloomy economists, swaps and NZD stable, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; BNZ cuts a key rate, PSI better than expected, NZIER finds gloomy economists, swaps and NZD stable, & more
16th Sep 19, 3:59pm
16th Sep 19, 8:09am
Global bond rates continue to climb significantly higher. NZD falls, even as yuan and AUD strengthen. GBP up over 1% on soft or delayed Brexit vibe. Oil prices to rise significantly as Saudi oil production facilities attacked
Global bond rates continue to climb significantly higher. NZD falls, even as yuan and AUD strengthen. GBP up over 1% on soft or delayed Brexit vibe. Oil prices to rise significantly as Saudi oil production facilities attacked
16th Sep 19, 8:09am
16th Sep 19, 7:49am
Roger J Kerr says the Australian dollar, with its much improved economic fundamentals, now stands out as the currency of choice for global investors
Roger J Kerr says the Australian dollar, with its much improved economic fundamentals, now stands out as the currency of choice for global investors
16th Sep 19, 7:49am
16th Sep 19, 7:21am
Attack on Saudi oil; US freight activity falling; US retail sales buoyed by cars; movement on China:US trade talks; Aussie call to protect ag provenance; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold uncertain; NZ$1 = 63.8 USc; TWI-5 = 68.9
Attack on Saudi oil; US freight activity falling; US retail sales buoyed by cars; movement on China:US trade talks; Aussie call to protect ag provenance; UST 10yr yield at 1.90%; oil and gold uncertain; NZ$1 = 63.8 USc; TWI-5 = 68.9
16th Sep 19, 7:21am
14th Sep 19, 12:00pm
by Guest
Stephen Grenville sees Argentina's latest external funding crisis as further proof of a failed approach by the International Monetary Fund, and underscores the need for reform at the IMF itself
Stephen Grenville sees Argentina's latest external funding crisis as further proof of a failed approach by the International Monetary Fund, and underscores the need for reform at the IMF itself
14th Sep 19, 12:00pm
14th Sep 19, 8:31am
US car sales boost overall August retail, sentiment rises; bonds sold off sharply; global equity markets tame; Hong Kong proposed vacancy tax; ASIC squirms; UST 10yr 1.91%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 63.8 USc; TWI-5 = 68.9
US car sales boost overall August retail, sentiment rises; bonds sold off sharply; global equity markets tame; Hong Kong proposed vacancy tax; ASIC squirms; UST 10yr 1.91%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 63.8 USc; TWI-5 = 68.9
14th Sep 19, 8:31am
13th Sep 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; Heartland cuts, housing sales weak, FMA warns life insurers, rural anxiety, e-invoicing close, swaps take breather, NZD weak, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; Heartland cuts, housing sales weak, FMA warns life insurers, rural anxiety, e-invoicing close, swaps take breather, NZD weak, & more
13th Sep 19, 3:59pm
13th Sep 19, 7:54am
The ECB cuts rates, resumes QE. The EUR and German bond yields initially fell then moved higher. Market sentiment boosted by positive trade talk news giving both equity markets and the CNY a boost. NZD lower. The global bond sell-off extends
The ECB cuts rates, resumes QE. The EUR and German bond yields initially fell then moved higher. Market sentiment boosted by positive trade talk news giving both equity markets and the CNY a boost. NZD lower. The global bond sell-off extends
13th Sep 19, 7:54am
13th Sep 19, 7:15am
ECB restarts QE, EU factory production drops; US core CPI rises; US Govt deficit tops US$1 tln; trade talks conciliatory; UST 10yr yield at 1.79%; oil lower and gold firmer; NZ$1 = 64.2 USc; TWI-5 = 69.4
ECB restarts QE, EU factory production drops; US core CPI rises; US Govt deficit tops US$1 tln; trade talks conciliatory; UST 10yr yield at 1.79%; oil lower and gold firmer; NZ$1 = 64.2 USc; TWI-5 = 69.4
13th Sep 19, 7:15am
12th Sep 19, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; big banks cut TD rates, eyes on Fonterra tension, Crown to appeal SR decision, inflation up, bond demand down, swaps & NZD firm, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; big banks cut TD rates, eyes on Fonterra tension, Crown to appeal SR decision, inflation up, bond demand down, swaps & NZD firm, & more
12th Sep 19, 3:59pm
12th Sep 19, 1:53pm
S&P Global Ratings sees Fonterra's flexibility over setting the milk price paid to farmers as giving the dairy co-operative a higher debt capacity
S&P Global Ratings sees Fonterra's flexibility over setting the milk price paid to farmers as giving the dairy co-operative a higher debt capacity
12th Sep 19, 1:53pm
12th Sep 19, 8:00am
The USD strengthens as markets await an ECB decision with new easing measures expected. Equity markets up in anticipation. Global bond yields stable. NZD stable
The USD strengthens as markets await an ECB decision with new easing measures expected. Equity markets up in anticipation. Global bond yields stable. NZD stable
12th Sep 19, 8:00am
12th Sep 19, 7:15am
US PPI rising, wholesale trade stalls; new gig-economy law; China bank debt rises sharply; China drought worsens; Aussie consumer sentiment falls; UST 10yr yield at 1.74%; oil drops and gold up; NZ$1 = 64.2 USc; TWI-5 = 69.5
US PPI rising, wholesale trade stalls; new gig-economy law; China bank debt rises sharply; China drought worsens; Aussie consumer sentiment falls; UST 10yr yield at 1.74%; oil drops and gold up; NZ$1 = 64.2 USc; TWI-5 = 69.5
12th Sep 19, 7:15am

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