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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
CEO Vittoria Shortt says ASB hasn't been pocketing any of the benefit from the billions of dollars of RBNZ funding for lending money it's accessing
12th Aug 22, 5:00am
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CEO Vittoria Shortt says ASB hasn't been pocketing any of the benefit from the billions of dollars of RBNZ funding for lending money it's accessing
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Thursday; challenger banks lower home loan rates, house prices drop on very low sales volumes, swaps rise, NZD rises, & more
11th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Thursday; challenger banks lower home loan rates, house prices drop on very low sales volumes, swaps rise, NZD rises, & more
Ross Stitt looks at the wild ride shares have been on and tries to assess what the future may hold
11th Aug 22, 2:49pm
Ross Stitt looks at the wild ride shares have been on and tries to assess what the future may hold
NZ Govt Bond Tender #826; Tender Date 11 Aug 2022
11th Aug 22, 2:10pm
NZ Govt Bond Tender #826; Tender Date 11 Aug 2022
Auction sales rate dropped from a third to a quarter last week
11th Aug 22, 12:18pm
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Auction sales rate dropped from a third to a quarter last week
Just as the RBNZ is about to raise the OCR again, fixed rates for home loans continue their falls. Now no bank has a one year rate over 5%
11th Aug 22, 12:12pm
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Just as the RBNZ is about to raise the OCR again, fixed rates for home loans continue their falls. Now no bank has a one year rate over 5%
What NZ's deposit insurance regime will look like and what it'll mean for depositors, international financial regulatory consultant Geof Mortlock explains
11th Aug 22, 12:00pm
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What NZ's deposit insurance regime will look like and what it'll mean for depositors, international financial regulatory consultant Geof Mortlock explains
The Housing market slump deepened in July with sales at a 12-year low for the month
11th Aug 22, 9:00am
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The Housing market slump deepened in July with sales at a 12-year low for the month
US CPI for July much lower than expected; headline inflation past the peak. Modest net reaction in rates market, after earlier plunge in yields, but equities and currencies sustain strong reactions
11th Aug 22, 7:52am
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US CPI for July much lower than expected; headline inflation past the peak. Modest net reaction in rates market, after earlier plunge in yields, but equities and currencies sustain strong reactions
Markets surge on lower US inflation; China eases back on Taiwan; China's CPI rises, PPI falls; oil tanker freight jumps; big Aussie winter grain harvest expected; UST 10yr 2.78%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 64.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.3
11th Aug 22, 7:19am
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Markets surge on lower US inflation; China eases back on Taiwan; China's CPI rises, PPI falls; oil tanker freight jumps; big Aussie winter grain harvest expected; UST 10yr 2.78%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 64.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.3
A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Wednesday; many retail rate changes, commercial consents rise sharply, record concrete pour, ASB reports record profits, swaps stop falling, NZD firm, & more
10th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Wednesday; many retail rate changes, commercial consents rise sharply, record concrete pour, ASB reports record profits, swaps stop falling, NZD firm, & more
Value of new office and warehouse buildings being consented running at record levels
10th Aug 22, 1:46pm
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Value of new office and warehouse buildings being consented running at record levels
a2 shares slump about 10% after the company says the US Food and Drug Administration has deferred a2's application to import infant milk formula products into the US
10th Aug 22, 11:13am
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a2 shares slump about 10% after the company says the US Food and Drug Administration has deferred a2's application to import infant milk formula products into the US
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ASB June year profit pushes towards $1.5 billion, CEO Vittoria Shortt says affordable lending principles working in rising interest rate environment
10th Aug 22, 10:48am
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ASB June year profit pushes towards $1.5 billion, CEO Vittoria Shortt says affordable lending principles working in rising interest rate environment
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With BNZ now offering 3% for a six month term deposit, that embeds a much steeper term deposit rate curve and shines a light on just how steep it has become
10th Aug 22, 10:32am
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With BNZ now offering 3% for a six month term deposit, that embeds a much steeper term deposit rate curve and shines a light on just how steep it has become
David Hargreaves has a crunch of inflation expectations in which he points out that getting people to predict what they think inflation will be in future is not about whether they can pick a correct number or not
10th Aug 22, 8:30am
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David Hargreaves has a crunch of inflation expectations in which he points out that getting people to predict what they think inflation will be in future is not about whether they can pick a correct number or not
Higher US Treasury rates and further curve flattening, driving the 2s10s spread deeper into negative territory. Market nerves ahead of key US CPI data tonight
10th Aug 22, 7:53am
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Higher US Treasury rates and further curve flattening, driving the 2s10s spread deeper into negative territory. Market nerves ahead of key US CPI data tonight
Luxon drops initial backing of Uffindell, stands down Tauranga MP after new bullying and violence allegations surface
10th Aug 22, 7:29am
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Luxon drops initial backing of Uffindell, stands down Tauranga MP after new bullying and violence allegations surface
US retail momentum slows, productivity tanks; US cattle farmers retreat; Japanese machine tool orders dip; Aussie confidence diverges; OECD glum; UST 10yr 2.80%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.8 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
10th Aug 22, 7:25am
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US retail momentum slows, productivity tanks; US cattle farmers retreat; Japanese machine tool orders dip; Aussie confidence diverges; OECD glum; UST 10yr 2.80%; gold and oil up; NZ$1 = 62.8 USc; TWI-5 = 71.2
A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Tuesday; no retail changes, weak retail, traffic activity ok, recession avoided?, Orange remains, swaps retreat, NZD holds, & more
9th Aug 22, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you sign off on Tuesday; no retail changes, weak retail, traffic activity ok, recession avoided?, Orange remains, swaps retreat, NZD holds, & more
Auditor General skewers Three Waters' lack of accountability to locals, exposing the plan to solve Aotearoa-NZ's infrastructure funding problem (without a proper debate) as too clever for its own good
9th Aug 22, 3:57pm
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Auditor General skewers Three Waters' lack of accountability to locals, exposing the plan to solve Aotearoa-NZ's infrastructure funding problem (without a proper debate) as too clever for its own good
New National MP for Tauranga admits he hit and bullied others, on top of assault at Kings College
9th Aug 22, 1:13pm
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New National MP for Tauranga admits he hit and bullied others, on top of assault at Kings College