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Bernard Hickey argues falling mortgages rates, landlords celebrating a likely National victory and weakening consents are likely to trigger a housing bounce in the summer of 2023/24
15th Aug 22, 4:43pm
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Bernard Hickey argues falling mortgages rates, landlords celebrating a likely National victory and weakening consents are likely to trigger a housing bounce in the summer of 2023/24
A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Monday; some more home loan rate cuts, service sector weakens; Fisher catches Kiwi Wealth; Japan expands; China struggles, cuts a rate. swaps hold, NZD slips slightly, & more
15th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Monday; some more home loan rate cuts, service sector weakens; Fisher catches Kiwi Wealth; Japan expands; China struggles, cuts a rate. swaps hold, NZD slips slightly, & more
‘It’s important not to overreact’: Australia’s top economists on how to fix high inflation
15th Aug 22, 2:40pm
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‘It’s important not to overreact’: Australia’s top economists on how to fix high inflation
As rules tighten for banks and fewer borrowers can meet bank lending standards, non-bank lenders find more takers with their 'flexible' offers
15th Aug 22, 12:14pm
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As rules tighten for banks and fewer borrowers can meet bank lending standards, non-bank lenders find more takers with their 'flexible' offers
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Fisher Funds buying Kiwi Wealth to become third biggest KiwiSaver provider, will seek to retain default provider status
15th Aug 22, 11:08am
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Fisher Funds buying Kiwi Wealth to become third biggest KiwiSaver provider, will seek to retain default provider status
New mortgage borrowers are gearing themselves up much less than they were in the face of rising interest rates
15th Aug 22, 10:09am
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New mortgage borrowers are gearing themselves up much less than they were in the face of rising interest rates
Risk appetite continues to improve amid signs of less pessimism in global economy. Fed officials continue to beat the drum that the job on inflation is not done yet. Big move higher in NZ rates as the market awaits this week's RBNZ MPS
15th Aug 22, 7:37am
Risk appetite continues to improve amid signs of less pessimism in global economy. Fed officials continue to beat the drum that the job on inflation is not done yet. Big move higher in NZ rates as the market awaits this week's RBNZ MPS
New Chinese bank lending sags; global industrial production up; Russian economy down; US consumer optimism rising; Aussie new home sales dive; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold up and oil unchanged; NZ$1 = 64.5 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
15th Aug 22, 7:19am
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New Chinese bank lending sags; global industrial production up; Russian economy down; US consumer optimism rising; Aussie new home sales dive; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold up and oil unchanged; NZ$1 = 64.5 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
Chris Trotter gives his take on Stuff Circuit’s Fire and Fury documentary
15th Aug 22, 6:45am
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Chris Trotter gives his take on Stuff Circuit’s Fire and Fury documentary
Te wiki o te tāke insights from the Budget information release, the IRS is a big winner in Biden’s tax proposals and Inland Revenue writes off $100 million
14th Aug 22, 1:50pm
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Te wiki o te tāke insights from the Budget information release, the IRS is a big winner in Biden’s tax proposals and Inland Revenue writes off $100 million
With financial markets increasingly expecting interest rates might ease next year, the Reserve Bank may well deliver a strongly 'hawkish' message next week to the effect that now is not the time to ease up on inflation
14th Aug 22, 8:02am
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With financial markets increasingly expecting interest rates might ease next year, the Reserve Bank may well deliver a strongly 'hawkish' message next week to the effect that now is not the time to ease up on inflation
"Sequestration has to be an actual and transparent thing. We can't be falsifying any aspect of it, and we can't be leaving parts out of that equation either" - Adam Forbes
13th Aug 22, 10:00am
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"Sequestration has to be an actual and transparent thing. We can't be falsifying any aspect of it, and we can't be leaving parts out of that equation either" - Adam Forbes
Karen Karniol-Tambour shows why acute energy shortages are set to remain a persistent feature of the global economy
13th Aug 22, 9:36am
by Guest
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Karen Karniol-Tambour shows why acute energy shortages are set to remain a persistent feature of the global economy
Sushanta Mallick and Brigitte Granville show how the Ukriane war is helping India achieve significant - and advantageous - geopolitical autonomy
13th Aug 22, 9:18am
by Guest
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Sushanta Mallick and Brigitte Granville show how the Ukriane war is helping India achieve significant - and advantageous - geopolitical autonomy
Gareth Vaughan on spoofing, gold secrets & gasping jurors, roaming rivers, a heretic economist, reforming our ports and China's village bank collapses explained
13th Aug 22, 9:00am
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Gareth Vaughan on spoofing, gold secrets & gasping jurors, roaming rivers, a heretic economist, reforming our ports and China's village bank collapses explained
US sentiment improves; world grain crisis eases; Chinese banks lend less than expected; industrial production rises everywhere (except Russia); Aussie new home sales tank; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold up and oil down; NZ$1 = 64.5 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
13th Aug 22, 8:31am
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US sentiment improves; world grain crisis eases; Chinese banks lend less than expected; industrial production rises everywhere (except Russia); Aussie new home sales tank; UST 10yr 2.84%; gold up and oil down; NZ$1 = 64.5 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
Huge decline in the number of properties being auctioned by Auckland's largest real estate agency with the sales rate down even more
13th Aug 22, 6:00am
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Huge decline in the number of properties being auctioned by Auckland's largest real estate agency with the sales rate down even more
NZ's planned deposit insurance scheme might not be used if a major bank fails, international financial regulatory consultant Geof Mortlock says
12th Aug 22, 4:50pm
NZ's planned deposit insurance scheme might not be used if a major bank fails, international financial regulatory consultant Geof Mortlock says
A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Friday; in perpetuity tax break, food prices stay high, households not worried, PMI records noise, online spending falls, swaps up, NZD up, & more
12th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Friday; in perpetuity tax break, food prices stay high, households not worried, PMI records noise, online spending falls, swaps up, NZD up, & more
Woods announces new and existing build-to-rent flats to be exempt from interest deductibility changes in perpetuity if they offer 10-year tenancies
12th Aug 22, 1:41pm
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Woods announces new and existing build-to-rent flats to be exempt from interest deductibility changes in perpetuity if they offer 10-year tenancies
More than a year's worth of capital gains have evaporated, the REINZ House Price Index shows
12th Aug 22, 10:24am
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More than a year's worth of capital gains have evaporated, the REINZ House Price Index shows
Climate Change Commission caught making erroneous claim on 'complexity' of measuring carbon sequestration for vegetation, an error that could cover ministers ignoring HWEN recommendations
12th Aug 22, 10:02am
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Climate Change Commission caught making erroneous claim on 'complexity' of measuring carbon sequestration for vegetation, an error that could cover ministers ignoring HWEN recommendations
Markets digest the downside surprise to US CPI. Big move higher in 10-year rates and sharp steepening of curves with the market paring back rate cut expectations for next year
12th Aug 22, 7:56am
Markets digest the downside surprise to US CPI. Big move higher in 10-year rates and sharp steepening of curves with the market paring back rate cut expectations for next year
US PPI dips; US petrol prices fall; Fed to keep pressure on; China car sales surge; Singapore stumbles; Aussie inflation expectations slip; freight rates dip; UST 10yr 2.88%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 64.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.3
12th Aug 22, 7:28am
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US PPI dips; US petrol prices fall; Fed to keep pressure on; China car sales surge; Singapore stumbles; Aussie inflation expectations slip; freight rates dip; UST 10yr 2.88%; gold down and oil up; NZ$1 = 64.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.3
Guy Trafford says if urban NZ wants the lifestyle that export earnings from farming generates but doesn't want the cows that generate it, they are going to have to pay to get what they think they want
12th Aug 22, 7:20am
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Guy Trafford says if urban NZ wants the lifestyle that export earnings from farming generates but doesn't want the cows that generate it, they are going to have to pay to get what they think they want