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25th Nov 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; FSR updated, mortgage lending booms, investors up their share, good company results, swaps up, NZD stays high, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; FSR updated, mortgage lending booms, investors up their share, good company results, swaps up, NZD stays high, & more
25th Nov 20, 3:59pm
25th Nov 20, 3:13pm
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Latest Reserve Bank monthly mortgage figures show $7.8 bln advanced for mortgages last month - beating previous record set only a month earlier; investors on the march
Latest Reserve Bank monthly mortgage figures show $7.8 bln advanced for mortgages last month - beating previous record set only a month earlier; investors on the march
25th Nov 20, 3:13pm
25th Nov 20, 1:32pm
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Employment NZ points to things you should know about holiday closedowns, public holiday work and pay, cashing up vacation leave, and what happens if an employer wants to cancel a vacation arrangement
Employment NZ points to things you should know about holiday closedowns, public holiday work and pay, cashing up vacation leave, and what happens if an employer wants to cancel a vacation arrangement
25th Nov 20, 1:32pm
25th Nov 20, 12:27pm
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Stephen Roach points out that while a COVID-19 vaccine promises a spring of hope, a winter of despair is coming first for the US
Stephen Roach points out that while a COVID-19 vaccine promises a spring of hope, a winter of despair is coming first for the US
25th Nov 20, 12:27pm
25th Nov 20, 10:46am
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Live-streamed video from the November 2020 RBNZ Financial Stability Review press conference with Governor Adrian Orr
Live-streamed video from the November 2020 RBNZ Financial Stability Review press conference with Governor Adrian Orr
25th Nov 20, 10:46am
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25th Nov 20, 10:12am
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RBNZ notes the financial stability risks associated with sky-rocketing house prices, but doesn't ask for a debt-to-income ratio tool to be added to its macro-prudential toolkit
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RBNZ notes the financial stability risks associated with sky-rocketing house prices, but doesn't ask for a debt-to-income ratio tool to be added to its macro-prudential toolkit
25th Nov 20, 10:12am
25th Nov 20, 9:13am
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Australian-based Citi Research banking analysts highlight 'messy' situation in New Zealand suggesting what appears to be a particularly aggressive RBNZ monetary policy approach has ignited the housing market
Australian-based Citi Research banking analysts highlight 'messy' situation in New Zealand suggesting what appears to be a particularly aggressive RBNZ monetary policy approach has ignited the housing market
25th Nov 20, 9:13am
25th Nov 20, 8:01am
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Economist Brian Easton looks at housing bubbles and what we might do about them
Economist Brian Easton looks at housing bubbles and what we might do about them
25th Nov 20, 8:01am
25th Nov 20, 7:50am
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Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy says reintroducing LVR restrictions on property investors is urgently needed and the maximum LVR on investment properties should be 60% or perhaps even 50%
Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy says reintroducing LVR restrictions on property investors is urgently needed and the maximum LVR on investment properties should be 60% or perhaps even 50%
25th Nov 20, 7:50am
25th Nov 20, 7:44am
NZD touches 0.70 overnight amidst broad-based USD weakness. But NZD/AUD back below 0.95, unwinding initial reaction to announcement. Risk-on tone to offshore markets - equities, commodities, rates all higher as Trump consents to transition process
NZD touches 0.70 overnight amidst broad-based USD weakness. But NZD/AUD back below 0.95, unwinding initial reaction to announcement. Risk-on tone to offshore markets - equities, commodities, rates all higher as Trump consents to transition process
25th Nov 20, 7:44am
25th Nov 20, 7:19am
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Markets cheer Yellen appointment; US retail sags; China bond issues worsen; India hits Chinese digital again; Victoria makes huge stimulus bet; UST 10y at 0.89%; oil firmer but gold drops again; NZ$1 = 69.7 USc; TWI-5 = 72.4
Markets cheer Yellen appointment; US retail sags; China bond issues worsen; India hits Chinese digital again; Victoria makes huge stimulus bet; UST 10y at 0.89%; oil firmer but gold drops again; NZ$1 = 69.7 USc; TWI-5 = 72.4
25th Nov 20, 7:19am
25th Nov 20, 6:58am
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Economists expect the RBNZ to respond to government pressure over house prices by restricting bank lending; Financial markets now see lower odds of a negative OCR in 2021
Economists expect the RBNZ to respond to government pressure over house prices by restricting bank lending; Financial markets now see lower odds of a negative OCR in 2021
25th Nov 20, 6:58am
24th Nov 20, 6:39pm
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Guy Trafford observes that when New Zealand producers are required to adhere to higher standards the result is not a general improvement in standards, but a free pass to importers to undercut them. Consumers then side with the importers
Guy Trafford observes that when New Zealand producers are required to adhere to higher standards the result is not a general improvement in standards, but a free pass to importers to undercut them. Consumers then side with the importers
24th Nov 20, 6:39pm
24th Nov 20, 5:38pm
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Adrian Orr to consider Grant Robertson's call for the RBNZ to take account of house prices, but says: 'Our monetary policy actions have been, and will continue to be, effective in supporting the economy'
Adrian Orr to consider Grant Robertson's call for the RBNZ to take account of house prices, but says: 'Our monetary policy actions have been, and will continue to be, effective in supporting the economy'
24th Nov 20, 5:38pm
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24th Nov 20, 4:23pm
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BNZ says it will reintroduce loan-to-value ratio restrictions on low deposit home loans from December 7 as Reserve Bank moves to formally restore them
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BNZ says it will reintroduce loan-to-value ratio restrictions on low deposit home loans from December 7 as Reserve Bank moves to formally restore them
24th Nov 20, 4:23pm
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24th Nov 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; HUGE policy shift, dodgy developer fined, insurers settle up, bank margins improve, swaps jump, NZD jumps, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; HUGE policy shift, dodgy developer fined, insurers settle up, bank margins improve, swaps jump, NZD jumps, & more
24th Nov 20, 3:59pm
24th Nov 20, 3:21pm
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Both IAG and Tower have followed Suncorp in reaching the end of long-running disputes with the Earthquake Commission (EQC) relating to the apportioning of costs between the state and private insurers relating to the Canterbury earthquakes
Both IAG and Tower have followed Suncorp in reaching the end of long-running disputes with the Earthquake Commission (EQC) relating to the apportioning of costs between the state and private insurers relating to the Canterbury earthquakes
24th Nov 20, 3:21pm
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24th Nov 20, 2:01pm
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Robertson writes to Orr - proposes requiring Monetary Policy Committee to avoid unnecessary instability in house prices; NZD rises
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Robertson writes to Orr - proposes requiring Monetary Policy Committee to avoid unnecessary instability in house prices; NZD rises
24th Nov 20, 2:01pm
24th Nov 20, 1:49pm
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As Barfoot & Thompson's auction numbers continue to rise the sales rate stabilises around 60%
As Barfoot & Thompson's auction numbers continue to rise the sales rate stabilises around 60%
24th Nov 20, 1:49pm
24th Nov 20, 1:13pm
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Economic researcher NZIER says the wave of stimulus provided is pointing to a 'V-shaped recovery' for the New Zealand economy
Economic researcher NZIER says the wave of stimulus provided is pointing to a 'V-shaped recovery' for the New Zealand economy
24th Nov 20, 1:13pm
24th Nov 20, 11:50am
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Credit bureau Centrix says nearly a fifth of Kiwi superannuitants still have a mortgage
Credit bureau Centrix says nearly a fifth of Kiwi superannuitants still have a mortgage
24th Nov 20, 11:50am
24th Nov 20, 10:00am
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Auckland's housing crisis starting to ease as supply starts to overtake demand and accumulated housing shortage starts to shrink
Auckland's housing crisis starting to ease as supply starts to overtake demand and accumulated housing shortage starts to shrink
24th Nov 20, 10:00am
24th Nov 20, 9:23am
New Zealand Bankers' Association not won over by government's case for a consumer data right, says the public is underwhelmed by open banking
New Zealand Bankers' Association not won over by government's case for a consumer data right, says the public is underwhelmed by open banking
24th Nov 20, 9:23am
24th Nov 20, 8:35am
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Zhang Jun describes the equally important but very different roles of Shanghai and Shenzhen in China's development
Zhang Jun describes the equally important but very different roles of Shanghai and Shenzhen in China's development
24th Nov 20, 8:35am
24th Nov 20, 7:36am
Surprisingly strong US Markit PMI data drives USD higher; NZD falls from fresh 2-year high. GBP outperforms on hope for a trade deal this week
Surprisingly strong US Markit PMI data drives USD higher; NZD falls from fresh 2-year high. GBP outperforms on hope for a trade deal this week
24th Nov 20, 7:36am

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