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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many more big retail rate increases, what bankers think, Auckland shrinks, 129 new cases, swaps flatline, NZD firmer, & more
22nd Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many more big retail rate increases, what bankers think, Auckland shrinks, 129 new cases, swaps flatline, NZD firmer, & more
Business groups, experts and politicians respond to the Government's new Covid-19 framework
22nd Oct 21, 1:26pm
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Business groups, experts and politicians respond to the Government's new Covid-19 framework
Auckland joins the West Coast and Southland as New Zealand's only regions with declining populations
22nd Oct 21, 12:22pm
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Auckland joins the West Coast and Southland as New Zealand's only regions with declining populations
Guy Trafford assesses the value of the NZ-UK FTA and finds the details released so far reassuring. Access to our most distant market is getting an upgrade
22nd Oct 21, 12:05pm
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Guy Trafford assesses the value of the NZ-UK FTA and finds the details released so far reassuring. Access to our most distant market is getting an upgrade
UPDATED: Government unveils Covid-19 plan for when 90% vaccination target is reached; More support for businesses and low-income earners available in the interim
22nd Oct 21, 10:36am
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UPDATED: Government unveils Covid-19 plan for when 90% vaccination target is reached; More support for businesses and low-income earners available in the interim
More banks jump on the fixed mortgage rate rise bandwagon as background wholesale rates push up both locally and internationally
22nd Oct 21, 9:08am
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More banks jump on the fixed mortgage rate rise bandwagon as background wholesale rates push up both locally and internationally
If you want to be a real investor, you need to do basic groundwork. And the basics are very valuable and what many skip. Don't. It's where you find the gold, although gold isn't everywhere
22nd Oct 21, 8:12am
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If you want to be a real investor, you need to do basic groundwork. And the basics are very valuable and what many skip. Don't. It's where you find the gold, although gold isn't everywhere
Ross Stitt points out there is still a global market for talent, and Australia thinks it can win big post-Covid
22nd Oct 21, 8:09am
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Ross Stitt points out there is still a global market for talent, and Australia thinks it can win big post-Covid
Market continues to increase Fed rate hike expectations as inflation concerns mount. S&P500 flat overnight, commodity prices fall
22nd Oct 21, 8:02am
Market continues to increase Fed rate hike expectations as inflation concerns mount. S&P500 flat overnight, commodity prices fall
US jobless claims fall back to normal levels; global logistics issues persist; producer price pressure topping out; ATO on the warpath; UST 10yr 1.68%, oil and gold slip; NZ$1 = 71.6 USc; TWI-5 = 75
22nd Oct 21, 7:29am
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US jobless claims fall back to normal levels; global logistics issues persist; producer price pressure topping out; ATO on the warpath; UST 10yr 1.68%, oil and gold slip; NZ$1 = 71.6 USc; TWI-5 = 75
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; large retail rate changes, jobless rolls top out, yields higher in NZGB tenders, FTA with UK agreed, spending some savings, swaps steepen, NZF firm, & more
21st Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; large retail rate changes, jobless rolls top out, yields higher in NZGB tenders, FTA with UK agreed, spending some savings, swaps steepen, NZF firm, & more
NZ Govt Bond Tender #789; Tender Date 21 Oct 2021
21st Oct 21, 2:10pm
NZ Govt Bond Tender #789; Tender Date 21 Oct 2021
The Red Bank follows ANZ with a range of interest rate increases for both home loans and term deposits
21st Oct 21, 1:25pm
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The Red Bank follows ANZ with a range of interest rate increases for both home loans and term deposits
David Hargreaves suggests a coherent global strategy is needed to deal with the systemic threat the cryptocurrency behemoth Bitcoin is now posing
21st Oct 21, 11:44am
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David Hargreaves suggests a coherent global strategy is needed to deal with the systemic threat the cryptocurrency behemoth Bitcoin is now posing
New Zealand strikes free trade agreement with the United Kingdom; Benefits for meat exporters to be phased in over 15 years
21st Oct 21, 10:32am
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New Zealand strikes free trade agreement with the United Kingdom; Benefits for meat exporters to be phased in over 15 years
Reserve Bank review of overseas banks operating as branches in New Zealand mulls not letting them take retail deposits
21st Oct 21, 10:25am
Reserve Bank review of overseas banks operating as branches in New Zealand mulls not letting them take retail deposits
ANZ's term deposit rate increases are probably just for show because the resulting rate offers are far below inflation, and still meaningless to most savers, especially in a rising rate market
21st Oct 21, 10:22am
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ANZ's term deposit rate increases are probably just for show because the resulting rate offers are far below inflation, and still meaningless to most savers, especially in a rising rate market
Following the sharp wholesales rate rises, NZ's largest home loan lender takes fixed mortgage rates up to another level. It also raises term deposit rates
21st Oct 21, 8:36am
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Following the sharp wholesales rate rises, NZ's largest home loan lender takes fixed mortgage rates up to another level. It also raises term deposit rates
Government's sweeping decision to allow for more housing densification prompts renewed calls from councils for more infrastructure funding
21st Oct 21, 8:12am
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Government's sweeping decision to allow for more housing densification prompts renewed calls from councils for more infrastructure funding
Risk sentiment continues to improve. USD weaker, driving NZD up to 0.72 and AUD through 0.75; NZD/EUR and NZD/JPY hit four-year highs. Domestic rates market remains a minefield
21st Oct 21, 7:53am
Risk sentiment continues to improve. USD weaker, driving NZD up to 0.72 and AUD through 0.75; NZD/EUR and NZD/JPY hit four-year highs. Domestic rates market remains a minefield
Inflation tracks divide the world economy; China house prices waver; Evergrande rescue deal collapses; Taiwan exports continue surge; UST 10yr 1.64%, oil stable and gold firm; NZ$1 = 72 USc; TWI-5 = 75.4
21st Oct 21, 7:23am
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Inflation tracks divide the world economy; China house prices waver; Evergrande rescue deal collapses; Taiwan exports continue surge; UST 10yr 1.64%, oil stable and gold firm; NZ$1 = 72 USc; TWI-5 = 75.4
Government’s proposed climate-related accounting disclosure standards aim to make sure the impacts of climate change are actively considered by company boards and management
20th Oct 21, 4:31pm
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Government’s proposed climate-related accounting disclosure standards aim to make sure the impacts of climate change are actively considered by company boards and management
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; dairy prices firm, real estate commissions leap; Kaha Ake launched, swaps steepen, NZD rises, & more
20th Oct 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; dairy prices firm, real estate commissions leap; Kaha Ake launched, swaps steepen, NZD rises, & more
Carbon and forestry, increasingly linked to overseas investors, continue to outmuscle sheep and beef but nothing about carbon is simple
20th Oct 21, 1:52pm
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Carbon and forestry, increasingly linked to overseas investors, continue to outmuscle sheep and beef but nothing about carbon is simple
60 new Covid-19 cases; Schools in Level 3 environments can reopen to senior students on Tuesday; 300 spots a month set aside for health workers in MIQ
20th Oct 21, 12:54pm
60 new Covid-19 cases; Schools in Level 3 environments can reopen to senior students on Tuesday; 300 spots a month set aside for health workers in MIQ