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21 Mar 18, 5:00am
Kevin Rudd lays out how and why China wants changes in the world, what drives Xi Jinping, and what risks and traps we face if there is a western policy vacuum on China
20 Mar 18, 5:04pm
The company issued irredeemable preference shares at 8.75%. Now it is looking for loopholes to pay them out and cancel them. This UK legal fight will impose risk costs worldwide
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20 Mar 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; BNZ raises mortgage rates, drops TD rates, consumer confidence holds, lifestyle blocks out of favour, RBA sees higher rates, swaps slip, NZD unchanged
20 Mar 18, 3:44pm
US Federal Reserve and RBNZ to announce monetary policy on Thursday; Fed expected to raise rates but RBNZ expected to hold; NZD direction to be driven by central bank announcements and risk sentiment
20 Mar 18, 1:20pm
There's a more cautious tone in the rural property market with farm and lifestyle block sales well down year-on-year
20 Mar 18, 12:33pm
Trade Minister David Parker says NZ’s chances of receiving an exemption from Donald Trump’s steel and aluminium tariffs are '50/50'
20 Mar 18, 11:45am
BNZ’s chief economist Tony Alexander says New Zealanders are too used to high growth and points out a myriad of potential economic issues he calls 'blind spots'
20 Mar 18, 11:33am
The Government commits to increasing EQC cover for buildings, extending the timeframe claims can be made within and enabling more data sharing
20 Mar 18, 10:48am
Sales rates ranged from 19% to 40% at Barfoot & Thompson's latest auctions
20 Mar 18, 10:15am
BNZ raises 2-year mortgage rate back to the same level offered by its Aussie rivals after a 2-week campaign
20 Mar 18, 9:48am
Shares in ANZ NZ's finance company UDC may be sold to the public after OIO blocked its sale to opaque Chinese company
20 Mar 18, 8:40am
The Opening Bell: Where currencies start on Tuesday, March 20, 2018
20 Mar 18, 8:31am
US equities are much weaker, driven by the tech sector; in currencies GBP leads the way while the AUD has underperformed; NZD drifted lower before being supported by USD weakness; local swap rates up 1-2 bps across the curve
20 Mar 18, 7:47am
Mercer's David Scobie suggests investors not partial to “rolling the dice” sit out the cryptocurrency action and marvel as more of the story unfolds
20 Mar 18, 7:44am
Facebook hack knocks Wall Street; Liddell gets a promotion; ECB at turning point; China new home prices fall; Aussie Commission inquiry gets ugly; UST 10yr at 2.85%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 72.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73.5
19 Mar 18, 6:54pm
Jacinda Ardern says government considers the future of oil and gas exploration annually, meaning 'actively considering' Greenpeace's call for an end is normal process
19 Mar 18, 4:07pm
The Government's decision to have a 'significant' portion of the Kiwibuild houses pre-fabricated is logical, but risky
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19 Mar 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; F&P Finance cancelled, Westpac's low-ball offer, PSI slips, very low bankruptcies, economic forecasts, swaps up, NZD down
19 Mar 18, 12:00pm
Acting RBNZ Governor Grant Spencer is widely tipped to sit on his hands at Thursday’s OCR review, with very little change expected in his statement
19 Mar 18, 11:49am
Westpac NZ five-year bond pricing doesn't look too attractive for retail investors
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