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30th Mar 21, 9:40am
Therese Walsh to succeed Gavin Walker as ASB chairman from September
Therese Walsh to succeed Gavin Walker as ASB chairman from September
30th Mar 21, 9:40am
30th Mar 21, 7:42am
No contagion evident from forced selling as hedge fund gets in trouble. Ship freed, allowing Suez Canal to reopen. Risk sentiment turns from negative to positive. NZD shows tentative signs of recovering after last week's selldown
No contagion evident from forced selling as hedge fund gets in trouble. Ship freed, allowing Suez Canal to reopen. Risk sentiment turns from negative to positive. NZD shows tentative signs of recovering after last week's selldown
30th Mar 21, 7:42am
30th Mar 21, 7:20am
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Suez Canal reopens; US factories busy; ugly Wall Street liquidation; China raising export prices; Aussie housing activity high; Brisbane lockdown; UST 10yr at 1.71%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 70.1 USc; TWI-5 = 72.6
Suez Canal reopens; US factories busy; ugly Wall Street liquidation; China raising export prices; Aussie housing activity high; Brisbane lockdown; UST 10yr at 1.71%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 70.1 USc; TWI-5 = 72.6
30th Mar 21, 7:20am
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29th Mar 21, 5:23pm
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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern indicates COVID-19 won't prevent a minimum wage hike next year
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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern indicates COVID-19 won't prevent a minimum wage hike next year
29th Mar 21, 5:23pm
29th Mar 21, 4:33pm
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Steven Dooley doesn't see much lingering impact on the NZD from the Government's housing moves. But he does see it turning and supported by global growth and rising commodity prices
Steven Dooley doesn't see much lingering impact on the NZD from the Government's housing moves. But he does see it turning and supported by global growth and rising commodity prices
29th Mar 21, 4:33pm
29th Mar 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; Westpac adds +20bps, ANZ delivers Bonus Bonds return, job levels dip, crane activity up, huge CCC submission volumes, swaps & NZD stable, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; Westpac adds +20bps, ANZ delivers Bonus Bonds return, job levels dip, crane activity up, huge CCC submission volumes, swaps & NZD stable, & more
29th Mar 21, 3:59pm
29th Mar 21, 3:35pm
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David Hargreaves assesses some of the more intemperate suggestions being made about what might be ahead in the wake of the Government's housing policy package
David Hargreaves assesses some of the more intemperate suggestions being made about what might be ahead in the wake of the Government's housing policy package
29th Mar 21, 3:35pm
29th Mar 21, 12:12pm
Rabobank New Zealand posts lower annual profit, CEO trumpets agriculture's importance to NZ's economy against the backdrop of COVID-19
Rabobank New Zealand posts lower annual profit, CEO trumpets agriculture's importance to NZ's economy against the backdrop of COVID-19
29th Mar 21, 12:12pm
29th Mar 21, 12:09pm
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Westpac economists say the Govt's housing taxation changes will 'dramatically tilt' financial conditions in favour of owner-occupiers and 'cashed-up' investors, who will now determine the market price of houses
Westpac economists say the Govt's housing taxation changes will 'dramatically tilt' financial conditions in favour of owner-occupiers and 'cashed-up' investors, who will now determine the market price of houses
29th Mar 21, 12:09pm
29th Mar 21, 11:08am
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Dairy company Synlait says it is 'continuing to experience significant uncertainty' within its business; has 'proactively engaged' with bankers to increase leverage ratios on its covenants
Dairy company Synlait says it is 'continuing to experience significant uncertainty' within its business; has 'proactively engaged' with bankers to increase leverage ratios on its covenants
29th Mar 21, 11:08am
29th Mar 21, 11:00am
Firm winter lamb contracts underpin a positive outlook for the sheep sector, bolstered by coming autumn rains. Freight subsidies help in keeping product in front of offshore consumers
Firm winter lamb contracts underpin a positive outlook for the sheep sector, bolstered by coming autumn rains. Freight subsidies help in keeping product in front of offshore consumers
29th Mar 21, 11:00am
29th Mar 21, 10:41am
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Gary Hughes points out that those who 'merely' add restrictive clauses to a mundane commercial contract risk becoming accidental cartelists. The consequences can be severe
Gary Hughes points out that those who 'merely' add restrictive clauses to a mundane commercial contract risk becoming accidental cartelists. The consequences can be severe
29th Mar 21, 10:41am
29th Mar 21, 10:26am
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Anthony Grant points out that if you are paid to advise on trusts, you must make sure the initial settlor is aware of the meaning and effect of the Trusts Act 2019. The risks of consequences have risen
Anthony Grant points out that if you are paid to advise on trusts, you must make sure the initial settlor is aware of the meaning and effect of the Trusts Act 2019. The risks of consequences have risen
29th Mar 21, 10:26am
29th Mar 21, 8:59am
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Bonus Bonds holders on target to receive a distribution of funds in the second half of this year
Bonus Bonds holders on target to receive a distribution of funds in the second half of this year
29th Mar 21, 8:59am
29th Mar 21, 8:34am
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Roger J Kerr says the Govt's 'draconian' tax change around housing has 'dramatically eliminated' the prospect of New Zealand's monetary stimulus being unwound ahead of Australia
Roger J Kerr says the Govt's 'draconian' tax change around housing has 'dramatically eliminated' the prospect of New Zealand's monetary stimulus being unwound ahead of Australia
29th Mar 21, 8:34am
29th Mar 21, 8:00am
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Chris Trotter probes the orthodox New Zealand Initiative's stinging attack on what it clearly regards as the Labour Government’s economic and political heresy
Chris Trotter probes the orthodox New Zealand Initiative's stinging attack on what it clearly regards as the Labour Government’s economic and political heresy
29th Mar 21, 8:00am
29th Mar 21, 7:39am
Risk-on market moves on Friday - equities and rates up, USD down. US inflation expectations make new multi-year highs. NZD back at 0.70. RBNZ to reduce QE bond buying by $200m this week
Risk-on market moves on Friday - equities and rates up, USD down. US inflation expectations make new multi-year highs. NZD back at 0.70. RBNZ to reduce QE bond buying by $200m this week
29th Mar 21, 7:39am
29th Mar 21, 7:19am
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Eyes on Egyptian tides; China growth and profits rise; South Korea confidence up; US trade deficit worst; Aussie SME's face severe stress; UST 10yr at 1.67%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 70 USc; TWI-5 = 72.4
Eyes on Egyptian tides; China growth and profits rise; South Korea confidence up; US trade deficit worst; Aussie SME's face severe stress; UST 10yr at 1.67%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 70 USc; TWI-5 = 72.4
29th Mar 21, 7:19am
28th Mar 21, 6:21pm
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Anne-Marie Brady welcomes the NZSIS becoming more transparent about their work. NZSIS needs to build trust with the vulnerable targets of CCP foreign interference here
Anne-Marie Brady welcomes the NZSIS becoming more transparent about their work. NZSIS needs to build trust with the vulnerable targets of CCP foreign interference here
28th Mar 21, 6:21pm
28th Mar 21, 5:22pm
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The Week in Tax: more on the implications of the Government's shock property taxation proposals. And reflections on the future of tax
The Week in Tax: more on the implications of the Government's shock property taxation proposals. And reflections on the future of tax
28th Mar 21, 5:22pm
27th Mar 21, 2:12pm
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In periods of economic contraction and low rates, gold has generated relatively attractive returns compared to stocks and bonds, and improved risk-adjusted returns for Australian investors says Ray Jia
In periods of economic contraction and low rates, gold has generated relatively attractive returns compared to stocks and bonds, and improved risk-adjusted returns for Australian investors says Ray Jia
27th Mar 21, 2:12pm
27th Mar 21, 11:23am
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Log and sawn timer prices remain high with good demand locally and from China, and with India improving. Freight is boosting the price customers need to pay
Log and sawn timer prices remain high with good demand locally and from China, and with India improving. Freight is boosting the price customers need to pay
27th Mar 21, 11:23am
27th Mar 21, 10:55am
Angus Kebbell talks with Aslan Wright-Stow from Dairy NZ to discuss Dairy NZ’s role in the He Waka Eke Noa Primary Sector Climate Action Partnership and the development of the farm plan guidance
Angus Kebbell talks with Aslan Wright-Stow from Dairy NZ to discuss Dairy NZ’s role in the He Waka Eke Noa Primary Sector Climate Action Partnership and the development of the farm plan guidance
27th Mar 21, 10:55am
27th Mar 21, 9:58am
Patrick Watson of Mauldin Economics suggests that for the US, if the pandemic is a trilogy Part I is finishing
Patrick Watson of Mauldin Economics suggests that for the US, if the pandemic is a trilogy Part I is finishing
27th Mar 21, 9:58am
27th Mar 21, 9:40am
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Kent Harrington highlights recent studies warning of social and political unrest following the current COVID crisis
Kent Harrington highlights recent studies warning of social and political unrest following the current COVID crisis
27th Mar 21, 9:40am

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