David Chaston

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David Chaston is the publisher of interest.co.nz and is commited to ensuring readers get the latest information on interest rates, and the forces that move them.

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Articles by David Chaston

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22nd Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more mortgage rate cuts, ChCh consents flood, PMI stumbles, CPI up, FPH rises further, swaps firm, NZD firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more mortgage rate cuts, ChCh consents flood, PMI stumbles, CPI up, FPH rises further, swaps firm, NZD firm, & more
22nd Jan 21, 3:59pm
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22nd Jan 21, 8:37am
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More big banks slip into line with lower one year fixed rate home loan offers. BNZ is the latest, then ASB. But challenger banks still have lower rates on the table
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More big banks slip into line with lower one year fixed rate home loan offers. BNZ is the latest, then ASB. But challenger banks still have lower rates on the table
22nd Jan 21, 8:37am
22nd Jan 21, 7:29am
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US jobless claims rise again; Canada still leaking jobs; Japan's trade surplus rises; China's outbound investment modest; AU's jobless rate falls; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil and gold slip; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
US jobless claims rise again; Canada still leaking jobs; Japan's trade surplus rises; China's outbound investment modest; AU's jobless rate falls; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil and gold slip; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
22nd Jan 21, 7:29am
21st Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; no retail rate changes, good jobs indications, slow immigration, rising Treasury yields, swaps stable, NZD firms, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; no retail rate changes, good jobs indications, slow immigration, rising Treasury yields, swaps stable, NZD firms, & more
21st Jan 21, 3:59pm
21st Jan 21, 7:23am
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US transition actually happens; US economy insecure; Canada warns of shrinkage; China FDI rises; Taiwan exports surge; BHP slashes coal values; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil unchanged and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.6 USc; TWI-5 = 73
US transition actually happens; US economy insecure; Canada warns of shrinkage; China FDI rises; Taiwan exports surge; BHP slashes coal values; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil unchanged and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.6 USc; TWI-5 = 73
21st Jan 21, 7:23am
20th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; ANZ cuts rates, dairy prices rise, farms sales strong, lifestyle block sales stronger, swaps hold, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; ANZ cuts rates, dairy prices rise, farms sales strong, lifestyle block sales stronger, swaps hold, NZD soft, & more
20th Jan 21, 3:59pm
20th Jan 21, 7:21am
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Dairy prices rise sharply; Pakistan falls out with China over B&R projects; airline Travel Pass launched; Aussie new house sales leap; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.1 USc; TWI-5 = 72.6
Dairy prices rise sharply; Pakistan falls out with China over B&R projects; airline Travel Pass launched; Aussie new house sales leap; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.1 USc; TWI-5 = 72.6
20th Jan 21, 7:21am
19th Jan 21, 6:22pm
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Another big bank has cut a key home loan rate, signaling that a new round of mortgage rate cuts are on their way. The RBNZ's FLP gives them the low cost funds to do this if they apply
Another big bank has cut a key home loan rate, signaling that a new round of mortgage rate cuts are on their way. The RBNZ's FLP gives them the low cost funds to do this if they apply
19th Jan 21, 6:22pm
19th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; retail sales healthy, business confidence up, business lending improves, eyes on GDT auction, swaps stable, NZD unchanged, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; retail sales healthy, business confidence up, business lending improves, eyes on GDT auction, swaps stable, NZD unchanged, & more
19th Jan 21, 3:59pm
19th Jan 21, 11:22am
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SUVs now dominate the new car market even as car sales volumes fall. But hybrid sales manage to grow sharply despite the overall market pressures, powering NEVs to a 13% market share in 2020
SUVs now dominate the new car market even as car sales volumes fall. But hybrid sales manage to grow sharply despite the overall market pressures, powering NEVs to a 13% market share in 2020
19th Jan 21, 11:22am
19th Jan 21, 7:18am
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China posts strong Q4 economic growth; but questions of inequality and productivity grow; Singapore's exports surge; Australia sees overseas travel unlikely in 2021; UST 10yr at 1.09%; oil stable and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.2 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
China posts strong Q4 economic growth; but questions of inequality and productivity grow; Singapore's exports surge; Australia sees overseas travel unlikely in 2021; UST 10yr at 1.09%; oil stable and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.2 USc; TWI-5 = 72.7
19th Jan 21, 7:18am
18th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; median multiples rise, spot trades in the NZD jump, RBNZ's balance sheet swells, China impresses, swaps stable, NZD softer, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; median multiples rise, spot trades in the NZD jump, RBNZ's balance sheet swells, China impresses, swaps stable, NZD softer, & more
18th Jan 21, 3:59pm
18th Jan 21, 7:19am
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Car industry hits chip blockage; China commodity prices still rising; Canada promises firepower; US data weak; SEC to shake things up; UST 10yr at 1.09%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 71.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.9
Car industry hits chip blockage; China commodity prices still rising; Canada promises firepower; US data weak; SEC to shake things up; UST 10yr at 1.09%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 71.3 USc; TWI-5 = 72.9
18th Jan 21, 7:19am
16th Jan 21, 8:57am
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US readies a huge rescue package; US data weak; China makes big gains; Canada readies some firepower; Australia says it has done enough; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73
US readies a huge rescue package; US data weak; China makes big gains; Canada readies some firepower; Australia says it has done enough; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73
16th Jan 21, 8:57am
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15th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; a TD rate cut, sellers market for housing, eyes in inflation, RBNZ updates on security issue, swaps unchanged, NZD firmer, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; a TD rate cut, sellers market for housing, eyes in inflation, RBNZ updates on security issue, swaps unchanged, NZD firmer, & more
15th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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15th Jan 21, 9:26am
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2020 capped with a +19% rise in house prices for the year despite a sharp jump in volumes sold. Prices were up $323/day in December in Auckland, according to REINZ data
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2020 capped with a +19% rise in house prices for the year despite a sharp jump in volumes sold. Prices were up $323/day in December in Auckland, according to REINZ data
15th Jan 21, 9:26am
15th Jan 21, 7:19am
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US jobless claims surge; Japanese machine orders recover; China books record trade surpluses; Indonesian retail slumps; Sydney rents fall; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil stable and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.2 USc; TWI-5 = 73.5
US jobless claims surge; Japanese machine orders recover; China books record trade surpluses; Indonesian retail slumps; Sydney rents fall; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil stable and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.2 USc; TWI-5 = 73.5
15th Jan 21, 7:19am
14th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; building consents up strongly, Tiwai Pt gets a stay, some students to return, swaps flatter, NZD slips, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; building consents up strongly, Tiwai Pt gets a stay, some students to return, swaps flatter, NZD slips, & more
14th Jan 21, 3:59pm
14th Jan 21, 11:34am
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1000 international tertiary students, degree level and above, who began their study in New Zealand but were caught offshore when border restrictions began, will be allowed back in to finish their studies
1000 international tertiary students, degree level and above, who began their study in New Zealand but were caught offshore when border restrictions began, will be allowed back in to finish their studies
14th Jan 21, 11:34am
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14th Jan 21, 10:54am
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Residential building consents jump in November, partly as COVID catchup, partly encouraged by very strong demand for housing where supply is very constrained
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Residential building consents jump in November, partly as COVID catchup, partly encouraged by very strong demand for housing where supply is very constrained
14th Jan 21, 10:54am
14th Jan 21, 10:13am
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Electricity pricing deal will keep the Southland aluminium smelter open for another four years, but it still needs the Government to concede transmission pricing levels
Electricity pricing deal will keep the Southland aluminium smelter open for another four years, but it still needs the Government to concede transmission pricing levels
14th Jan 21, 10:13am
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14th Jan 21, 7:19am
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US inflation tame; US mortgage applications surge; Japanese machine tool orders strong; Shanghai house sales jump; Aussie job ad levels rise; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil stable and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
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US inflation tame; US mortgage applications surge; Japanese machine tool orders strong; Shanghai house sales jump; Aussie job ad levels rise; UST 10yr at 1.10%; oil stable and gold up; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
14th Jan 21, 7:19am
13th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, labour force growth stalls, truckometer decelerates, commodity prices up, swaps hold, NZD firms, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, labour force growth stalls, truckometer decelerates, commodity prices up, swaps hold, NZD firms, & more
13th Jan 21, 3:59pm
13th Jan 21, 7:31am
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US retail sales slip, layoffs rise; China debt growth slows; lithium prices surge; India industrial production slumps; Australia bans Chinese investment; UST 10yr at 1.16%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 71.8 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
US retail sales slip, layoffs rise; China debt growth slows; lithium prices surge; India industrial production slumps; Australia bans Chinese investment; UST 10yr at 1.16%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 71.8 USc; TWI-5 = 73.2
13th Jan 21, 7:31am
12th Jan 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no response to Westpac yet, more MIQ testing, milk price forecast raised, swaps firm, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no response to Westpac yet, more MIQ testing, milk price forecast raised, swaps firm, NZD soft, & more
12th Jan 21, 3:59pm

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