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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Friday; ANZ raises its floating rates, trade balance deteriorates, credit cards in funk, yield curve goes flat, swaps stable, NZD holds, & more
19th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Friday; ANZ raises its floating rates, trade balance deteriorates, credit cards in funk, yield curve goes flat, swaps stable, NZD holds, & more
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Serious Fraud Office charges Auckland man over alleged $600k of wage subsidy fraud
19th Aug 22, 12:41pm
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Serious Fraud Office charges Auckland man over alleged $600k of wage subsidy fraud
Economist Shamubeel Eaqub on what's going on in the housing market and why he's now optimistic about housing
19th Aug 22, 11:08am
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Economist Shamubeel Eaqub on what's going on in the housing market and why he's now optimistic about housing
Latest rural property sales figures show sales of lifestyle blocks and farms both down by about a third compared to a year ago
19th Aug 22, 10:35am
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Latest rural property sales figures show sales of lifestyle blocks and farms both down by about a third compared to a year ago
CEO Steve Jurkovich says Kiwibank has good opportunities to win more business from existing business banking customers, and secure bigger firms as customers
19th Aug 22, 9:43am
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CEO Steve Jurkovich says Kiwibank has good opportunities to win more business from existing business banking customers, and secure bigger firms as customers
Farmers resent the proposed uncompensated lock on their native biodiverse forest land while the same politicians give a free rein to urban investors to plant monocultures around them to cover their continued fossil fuel use
19th Aug 22, 9:02am
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Farmers resent the proposed uncompensated lock on their native biodiverse forest land while the same politicians give a free rein to urban investors to plant monocultures around them to cover their continued fossil fuel use
Mixed US economic data. Fed speakers out in force running the same lines on policy rates and inflation. Oil prices recover some lost ground; EU gas prices up to fresh record high
19th Aug 22, 7:56am
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Mixed US economic data. Fed speakers out in force running the same lines on policy rates and inflation. Oil prices recover some lost ground; EU gas prices up to fresh record high
US data continues impressive run; China battles heat, drought and property woes; EU inflation past peak; Turkey acts oddly again; Aussie jobless rate falls; UST 10yr 2.88%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.4
19th Aug 22, 7:23am
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US data continues impressive run; China battles heat, drought and property woes; EU inflation past peak; Turkey acts oddly again; Aussie jobless rate falls; UST 10yr 2.88%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.4
Circular economy report from the Sustainable Business Network and Grant Thornton says banks are struggling to adapt their practices and see the future viability of circular businesses
18th Aug 22, 4:53pm
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Circular economy report from the Sustainable Business Network and Grant Thornton says banks are struggling to adapt their practices and see the future viability of circular businesses
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Thursday; few rate changes following OCR, Kiwibank profit up, storm relief offered, NZGB yields rise, swaps up, NZD down & more
18th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Thursday; few rate changes following OCR, Kiwibank profit up, storm relief offered, NZGB yields rise, swaps up, NZD down & more
NZ Govt Bond Tender #827; Tender Date 18 Aug 2022
18th Aug 22, 2:10pm
NZ Govt Bond Tender #827; Tender Date 18 Aug 2022
Costco will change the way New Zealanders shop: 4 expert tips for getting the most out of a bulk buy
18th Aug 22, 1:42pm
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Costco will change the way New Zealanders shop: 4 expert tips for getting the most out of a bulk buy
Government working group concludes lack of housing supply relative to population a key driver of rising house prices over recent decades
18th Aug 22, 1:26pm
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Government working group concludes lack of housing supply relative to population a key driver of rising house prices over recent decades
Guy Trafford traces falling product prices, stunted customer demand, regulatory twisting of land use, all working to lower food production. Pasture-based livestock farming faces new uncertainties all of a sudden
18th Aug 22, 11:40am
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Guy Trafford traces falling product prices, stunted customer demand, regulatory twisting of land use, all working to lower food production. Pasture-based livestock farming faces new uncertainties all of a sudden
Reserve Bank defends use of quantitative easing, saying it did so because it was 'constrained' from taking the Official Cash Rate into the negatives
18th Aug 22, 9:19am
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Reserve Bank defends use of quantitative easing, saying it did so because it was 'constrained' from taking the Official Cash Rate into the negatives
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Kiwibank annual profit rises 4% as net interest income grows strongly and lending grows faster than overall market growth
18th Aug 22, 9:18am
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Kiwibank annual profit rises 4% as net interest income grows strongly and lending grows faster than overall market growth
UK CPI inflation cracks 10% - sparking a big sell-off in global bonds. Higher rates weigh on equities and boost the USD. FOMC minutes highlight some concern around the risk of the Fed overtightening
18th Aug 22, 7:49am
UK CPI inflation cracks 10% - sparking a big sell-off in global bonds. Higher rates weigh on equities and boost the USD. FOMC minutes highlight some concern around the risk of the Fed overtightening
The US Fed wants to see the evidence; US retail sales disappoint; heat & drought bite China harder; Norway loses NZ's GDP & more; UK inflation over 10%; UST 10yr 2.89%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.3
18th Aug 22, 7:20am
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The US Fed wants to see the evidence; US retail sales disappoint; heat & drought bite China harder; Norway loses NZ's GDP & more; UK inflation over 10%; UST 10yr 2.89%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.7 USc; TWI-5 = 71.3
Reserve Bank Governor refuses to say whether he wants a second term; frames RBNZ's five-year inquiry report due in late 2022 as independent lesson-learning effort
18th Aug 22, 6:56am
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Reserve Bank Governor refuses to say whether he wants a second term; frames RBNZ's five-year inquiry report due in late 2022 as independent lesson-learning effort
IAG proposes a three step plan to combat flood risk, calls for an end to building in flood prone areas
18th Aug 22, 5:00am
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IAG proposes a three step plan to combat flood risk, calls for an end to building in flood prone areas
A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Wednesday; OCR rises for a fourth straight time, Kiwibank reacts first, rural real estate sluggish, producer prices high, swaps firm, NZD holds, & more
17th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Wednesday; OCR rises for a fourth straight time, Kiwibank reacts first, rural real estate sluggish, producer prices high, swaps firm, NZD holds, & more
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Following a fourth consecutive 50 bps RBNZ OCR hike accompanied by a not-so-hawkish outlook, banks have started to raise their floating rates - the first from Kiwibank, then ANZ
17th Aug 22, 2:55pm
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Following a fourth consecutive 50 bps RBNZ OCR hike accompanied by a not-so-hawkish outlook, banks have started to raise their floating rates - the first from Kiwibank, then ANZ
Live-streamed video from the August 2022 RBNZ Monetary Policy Statement press conference with Governor Adrian Orr
17th Aug 22, 2:55pm
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Live-streamed video from the August 2022 RBNZ Monetary Policy Statement press conference with Governor Adrian Orr
Reserve Bank now forecasts a slightly higher peak for the Official Cash Rate of over 4% by June next year
17th Aug 22, 2:12pm
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Reserve Bank now forecasts a slightly higher peak for the Official Cash Rate of over 4% by June next year