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Alison Brook wonders if public policy makers have the patience to deleverage through a mix of cutting spending, reducing debt, transferring wealth and printing money to avoid a disastrous end to the debt supercycle
25th Oct 21, 10:00am
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Alison Brook wonders if public policy makers have the patience to deleverage through a mix of cutting spending, reducing debt, transferring wealth and printing money to avoid a disastrous end to the debt supercycle
To those who complain that the Prime Minister is unnecessarily and unethically stigmatising the vaccine hesitant and resistant, there is only one genuinely ethical retort: They have stigmatised themselves
25th Oct 21, 9:35am
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To those who complain that the Prime Minister is unnecessarily and unethically stigmatising the vaccine hesitant and resistant, there is only one genuinely ethical retort: They have stigmatised themselves
Roger J Kerr sees the future direction of the NZ dollar value as governed by varying doses of good luck and good management
25th Oct 21, 9:23am
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Roger J Kerr sees the future direction of the NZ dollar value as governed by varying doses of good luck and good management
Mike Blackburn is watching a startling rise in section prices for new-builds in Christchurch and sees a complete disconnect between the current rate of land development and demand for new housing
25th Oct 21, 9:02am
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Mike Blackburn is watching a startling rise in section prices for new-builds in Christchurch and sees a complete disconnect between the current rate of land development and demand for new housing
SME borrowing through the Inland Revenue run Small Business Cashflow Loan Scheme reaches $1.85 billion from more than 114,000 borrowers
25th Oct 21, 8:55am
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SME borrowing through the Inland Revenue run Small Business Cashflow Loan Scheme reaches $1.85 billion from more than 114,000 borrowers
Evergrande surprises with bond payment; China to launch a new property tax; US inflation from bottlenecks creates winners; RBA in fight with bond traders; UST 10yr 1.64%, oil and gold rise; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 75
25th Oct 21, 8:16am
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Evergrande surprises with bond payment; China to launch a new property tax; US inflation from bottlenecks creates winners; RBA in fight with bond traders; UST 10yr 1.64%, oil and gold rise; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 75
Te wiki o te tāke; A closer look at the proposed rollover relief contained in the recent supplementary order paper, Inland Revenue’s High Wealth Individuals Research project
24th Oct 21, 1:54pm
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Te wiki o te tāke; A closer look at the proposed rollover relief contained in the recent supplementary order paper, Inland Revenue’s High Wealth Individuals Research project
Analysis by the World Gold Council finds that adding gold to an Australian superannuation portfolio will give downside protection, generate returns and protect against inflation
24th Oct 21, 12:38pm
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Analysis by the World Gold Council finds that adding gold to an Australian superannuation portfolio will give downside protection, generate returns and protect against inflation
Rising mortgage rates took the shine off price falls for many first home buyers in September
24th Oct 21, 6:00am
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Rising mortgage rates took the shine off price falls for many first home buyers in September
Mark Tanner finds increasing signals that China’s re-opening may not be too far away. And that will restore relationships beyond screens, emails and WeChat messages and hopefully make everyone a little more connected again
23rd Oct 21, 11:15am
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Mark Tanner finds increasing signals that China’s re-opening may not be too far away. And that will restore relationships beyond screens, emails and WeChat messages and hopefully make everyone a little more connected again
Yu Yongding considers the likely impact of the energy crisis and the Evergrande debacle on China's growth prospects
23rd Oct 21, 10:45am
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Yu Yongding considers the likely impact of the energy crisis and the Evergrande debacle on China's growth prospects
Plant-based meat alternative products deliver 18 different ingredients, with little regulation and limited research on environmental impacts, resource requirements, nutrient quality, nutrient density, toxicity and health consequences of these proteins
23rd Oct 21, 10:18am
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Plant-based meat alternative products deliver 18 different ingredients, with little regulation and limited research on environmental impacts, resource requirements, nutrient quality, nutrient density, toxicity and health consequences of these proteins
Fed acknowledges inflation pressures; US PMIs mixed; Evergrande dodges default; EU frustrated with UK unreliability; RBA moves against BNPL; UST 10yr 1.65%, oil and gold rise; NZ$1 = 71.4 USc; TWI-5 = 74.9
23rd Oct 21, 8:50am
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Fed acknowledges inflation pressures; US PMIs mixed; Evergrande dodges default; EU frustrated with UK unreliability; RBA moves against BNPL; UST 10yr 1.65%, oil and gold rise; NZ$1 = 71.4 USc; TWI-5 = 74.9
A catch-up with the minister who believes the RBNZ is largely to blame for the recent spike in house prices, and is responding by making investors pay more tax and allowing for more densification
23rd Oct 21, 6:32am
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A catch-up with the minister who believes the RBNZ is largely to blame for the recent spike in house prices, and is responding by making investors pay more tax and allowing for more densification
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