Currencies news

29th May 20, 7:56am
Equities move higher again as market optimism over an economic recovery grows. Risk-on backdrops sees USD weaken, NZD rise above 0.62. Little move in NZ or global rates over the past 24 hours
Equities move higher again as market optimism over an economic recovery grows. Risk-on backdrops sees USD weaken, NZD rise above 0.62. Little move in NZ or global rates over the past 24 hours
29th May 20, 7:56am
29th May 20, 7:22am
US jobless claims mount higher; US durable goods orders tank; US GDP dives; international trade falls; China launches ever more stimulus; UST 10yr yield at 0.70%; oil firm and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 62.2 USc; TWI-5 = 67.7
US jobless claims mount higher; US durable goods orders tank; US GDP dives; international trade falls; China launches ever more stimulus; UST 10yr yield at 0.70%; oil firm and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 62.2 USc; TWI-5 = 67.7
29th May 20, 7:22am
28th May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; more rate cuts, price-match promise back, confidence grim, job numbers fall, swaps flat, NZD unchanged, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; more rate cuts, price-match promise back, confidence grim, job numbers fall, swaps flat, NZD unchanged, & more
28th May 20, 3:59pm
28th May 20, 7:55am
US-China and China-Australia tensions in the spotlight, dragging down NZD and AUD from recent highs. US equities unperturbed. EUR supported by fiscal plan but not a done deal
US-China and China-Australia tensions in the spotlight, dragging down NZD and AUD from recent highs. US equities unperturbed. EUR supported by fiscal plan but not a done deal
28th May 20, 7:55am
28th May 20, 7:24am
Trader sentiment in alternate reality to economic data; Fed balance sheet jumps; EU with grand plan; China takes many knocks; APRA warns banks; UST 10yr yield at 0.69%; oil firm and gold soft; NZ$1 = 62 USc; TWI-5 = 67.7
Trader sentiment in alternate reality to economic data; Fed balance sheet jumps; EU with grand plan; China takes many knocks; APRA warns banks; UST 10yr yield at 0.69%; oil firm and gold soft; NZ$1 = 62 USc; TWI-5 = 67.7
28th May 20, 7:24am
27th May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more sharp rate cuts, market and regulator slaps, housing confidence dives, $1 bln tout de suite, swaps stable, NZD firm & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more sharp rate cuts, market and regulator slaps, housing confidence dives, $1 bln tout de suite, swaps stable, NZD firm & more
27th May 20, 3:59pm
27th May 20, 7:52am
Economies reopen as vaccine development hopes rise. USD a lot lower and NZD up 2% to break up through resistance. Global and NZ rates higher
Economies reopen as vaccine development hopes rise. USD a lot lower and NZD up 2% to break up through resistance. Global and NZ rates higher
27th May 20, 7:52am
27th May 20, 7:21am
Risk sentiment jumps in all markets; most data doesn't support the mood swing; US pharmacies prepare for second virus wave; UST 10yr yield at 0.69%; oil firm and gold soft; NZ$1 = 62 USc; TWI-5 = 67.7
Risk sentiment jumps in all markets; most data doesn't support the mood swing; US pharmacies prepare for second virus wave; UST 10yr yield at 0.69%; oil firm and gold soft; NZ$1 = 62 USc; TWI-5 = 67.7
27th May 20, 7:21am
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26th May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; very low TD rates, huge cash burn, farmers feel more loved by banks, consumer spending stages a comeback, swaps up, NZD firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; very low TD rates, huge cash burn, farmers feel more loved by banks, consumer spending stages a comeback, swaps up, NZD firm, & more
26th May 20, 3:59pm
26th May 20, 7:38am
Market holidays see quiet trading conditions. European equities higher and S&P futures up 1.2% as economies reopen. China tries to ease concern on new Hong Kong security law
Market holidays see quiet trading conditions. European equities higher and S&P futures up 1.2% as economies reopen. China tries to ease concern on new Hong Kong security law
26th May 20, 7:38am
26th May 20, 7:21am
Australia points to cold turkey; Taiwan shows what's possible; China suggests an inward turn; Europe struggles with economic traction; UST 10yr yield at 0.66%; oil firm and gold soft; NZ$1 = 61 USc; TWI-5 = 67
Australia points to cold turkey; Taiwan shows what's possible; China suggests an inward turn; Europe struggles with economic traction; UST 10yr yield at 0.66%; oil firm and gold soft; NZ$1 = 61 USc; TWI-5 = 67
26th May 20, 7:21am
25th May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday: new record low rate, a bond killing, FHB deposit struggles, more zeros, job loss payments, swaps unchanged, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday: new record low rate, a bond killing, FHB deposit struggles, more zeros, job loss payments, swaps unchanged, NZD soft, & more
25th May 20, 3:59pm
25th May 20, 8:36am
Roger J Kerr says there is no plan for the future in NZ and there appears to be little recognition by the Ardern Government that you must get the best entrepreneurial and risk-taking business folk in the room to transform good ideas into bold action
Roger J Kerr says there is no plan for the future in NZ and there appears to be little recognition by the Ardern Government that you must get the best entrepreneurial and risk-taking business folk in the room to transform good ideas into bold action
25th May 20, 8:36am
25th May 20, 7:41am
US, European equities make small gains despite worries about Hong Kong, US-China tensions. NZD falls modestly, ends the week below 0.61. RBNZ tapers bond buying slightly, but little reaction in NZ rates
US, European equities make small gains despite worries about Hong Kong, US-China tensions. NZD falls modestly, ends the week below 0.61. RBNZ tapers bond buying slightly, but little reaction in NZ rates
25th May 20, 7:41am
25th May 20, 7:21am
With world's attention on economic woes, China cracks down on Hong Kong; China and Japan launch huge new stimulus; big job losses mount; UST 10yr yield at 0.66%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 67.1
With world's attention on economic woes, China cracks down on Hong Kong; China and Japan launch huge new stimulus; big job losses mount; UST 10yr yield at 0.66%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 67.1
25th May 20, 7:21am
23rd May 20, 8:40am
Hong Kong tensions rise; China announces vast stimulus; Japan also launches huge new program; EU car industry on its knees; giant Aussie math mistake; UST 10yr yield at 0.66%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 60.9 USc; TWI-5 = 66.9
Hong Kong tensions rise; China announces vast stimulus; Japan also launches huge new program; EU car industry on its knees; giant Aussie math mistake; UST 10yr yield at 0.66%; oil down and gold up; NZ$1 = 60.9 USc; TWI-5 = 66.9
23rd May 20, 8:40am
22nd May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday: rapid-fire rate cuts, high demand for cheap SME loans, KiwiSaver balances in rare fall, swaps stable, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday: rapid-fire rate cuts, high demand for cheap SME loans, KiwiSaver balances in rare fall, swaps stable, NZD soft, & more
22nd May 20, 3:59pm
22nd May 20, 7:52am
Equity markets fall modestly on more US-China tensions. Little change in global rates. NZD and AUD decline due to more cautious risk sentiment
Equity markets fall modestly on more US-China tensions. Little change in global rates. NZD and AUD decline due to more cautious risk sentiment
22nd May 20, 7:52am
22nd May 20, 7:22am
More huge US job losses; economies contracting; Beijing clamps down on Hong Kong; China stimulus plans awaited; China tackles Australia; UST 10yr yield at 0.68%; oil unchanged and gold down; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 66.9
More huge US job losses; economies contracting; Beijing clamps down on Hong Kong; China stimulus plans awaited; China tackles Australia; UST 10yr yield at 0.68%; oil unchanged and gold down; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 66.9
22nd May 20, 7:22am
21st May 20, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; significant rate cuts, credit card spending dives, hot demand for NZGBs, swaps low, NZD firmer, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; significant rate cuts, credit card spending dives, hot demand for NZGBs, swaps low, NZD firmer, & more
21st May 20, 3:59pm

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