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[Updated]
3rd Aug 20, 3:59pm
48
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; many rate cuts, house listings surge, interchange fees to fall, mortgage restructuring requests tail off, swaps flatten, NZD unchanged, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; many rate cuts, house listings surge, interchange fees to fall, mortgage restructuring requests tail off, swaps flatten, NZD unchanged, & more
3rd Aug 20, 3:59pm
3rd Aug 20, 7:21am
89
China reverts to old but unsustainable playbook; EU posts ugly Q2 GDP; US household data unsustainable; Victoria in 'state of disaster'; UST 10yr yield at 0.53%; oil holds and gold near record high; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 69.6
China reverts to old but unsustainable playbook; EU posts ugly Q2 GDP; US household data unsustainable; Victoria in 'state of disaster'; UST 10yr yield at 0.53%; oil holds and gold near record high; NZ$1 = 66.3 USc; TWI-5 = 69.6
3rd Aug 20, 7:21am
1st Aug 20, 8:25am
99
US household sentiment sags; China expands using old paybook; Japan, Korea, Taiwan deliver mixed results; Hong Kong constitutional rule trashed; UST 10yr yield at 0.54%; oil holds and gold jumps back up; NZ$1 = 66.4 USc; TWI-5 = 69.6
US household sentiment sags; China expands using old paybook; Japan, Korea, Taiwan deliver mixed results; Hong Kong constitutional rule trashed; UST 10yr yield at 0.54%; oil holds and gold jumps back up; NZ$1 = 66.4 USc; TWI-5 = 69.6
1st Aug 20, 8:25am
31st Jul 20, 3:59pm
42
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many rate cuts, consumer confidence soggy, branches closed, savings grow faster, lending slows, swaps flatten, NZD holds, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many rate cuts, consumer confidence soggy, branches closed, savings grow faster, lending slows, swaps flatten, NZD holds, & more
31st Jul 20, 3:59pm
31st Jul 20, 7:26am
116
US GDP falls sharply; US jobless claims stay high; China offshore acquisition tumbles; Hong Kong suffers; Aussie super clearout gathers pace; UST 10yr yield at 0.54%; oil down and gold pulls back; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 69.7
US GDP falls sharply; US jobless claims stay high; China offshore acquisition tumbles; Hong Kong suffers; Aussie super clearout gathers pace; UST 10yr yield at 0.54%; oil down and gold pulls back; NZ$1 = 66.7 USc; TWI-5 = 69.7
31st Jul 20, 7:26am
30th Jul 20, 3:59pm
49
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; more TD rate cuts, building consents jump, business confidence improves for now, swaps stable, NZD slips, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; more TD rate cuts, building consents jump, business confidence improves for now, swaps stable, NZD slips, & more
30th Jul 20, 3:59pm
30th Jul 20, 7:23am
112
US Fed maintains dovish stance; US exports drop sharply; air cargo volumes recover slightly; China imports steel; iron ore price up; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil unchanged and gold at new record high; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 69.9
US Fed maintains dovish stance; US exports drop sharply; air cargo volumes recover slightly; China imports steel; iron ore price up; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil unchanged and gold at new record high; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 69.9
30th Jul 20, 7:23am
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29th Jul 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; TD cuts by banks, bond markets signal risk off, more dodgy Chinese milk scandals, swaps slip, NZD slips, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; TD cuts by banks, bond markets signal risk off, more dodgy Chinese milk scandals, swaps slip, NZD slips, & more
29th Jul 20, 3:59pm
29th Jul 20, 7:21am
99
American confidence falls as do retail sales; Fed and ECB extend programs; China targets fury at HSBC; China online debt in focus; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil lower and gold at new record high; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 69.9
American confidence falls as do retail sales; Fed and ECB extend programs; China targets fury at HSBC; China online debt in focus; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil lower and gold at new record high; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 69.9
29th Jul 20, 7:21am
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28th Jul 20, 3:59pm
72
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; few rate changes, buoyant auction sales, overseas owners sell up, labour market weak, swaps unchanged, NZD stays firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; few rate changes, buoyant auction sales, overseas owners sell up, labour market weak, swaps unchanged, NZD stays firm, & more
28th Jul 20, 3:59pm
28th Jul 20, 7:21am
72
US durable goods orders weak; US Fed eyes fading economy; China expanding without profits; Hong Kong trade shrinks; Australia tackles Google; UST 10yr yield at 0.61%; oil stable and gold at new record high; NZ$1 = 66.8 USc; TWI-5 = 70.2
US durable goods orders weak; US Fed eyes fading economy; China expanding without profits; Hong Kong trade shrinks; Australia tackles Google; UST 10yr yield at 0.61%; oil stable and gold at new record high; NZ$1 = 66.8 USc; TWI-5 = 70.2
28th Jul 20, 7:21am
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27th Jul 20, 3:59pm
71
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; minor TD cuts, home loans more affordable, more debt stress details, WIA tries for more debt, swaps unchanged, NZD firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; minor TD cuts, home loans more affordable, more debt stress details, WIA tries for more debt, swaps unchanged, NZD firm, & more
27th Jul 20, 3:59pm
27th Jul 20, 7:21am
150
China rolls back emergency pandemic policies, but faces rising flood risks; Thailand & Singapore suffering; global PMIs show recovery; Australia faces severe CBD property retreat; UST 10yr yield at 0.59%; oil stable and gold near record high; NZ$1 = 66.5
China rolls back emergency pandemic policies, but faces rising flood risks; Thailand & Singapore suffering; global PMIs show recovery; Australia faces severe CBD property retreat; UST 10yr yield at 0.59%; oil stable and gold near record high; NZ$1 = 66.5
27th Jul 20, 7:21am
25th Jul 20, 8:44am
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We are back with our General Election policy comparisons, designed to make it easy for readers to check out the varying policy positions on a topic by topic basis
We are back with our General Election policy comparisons, designed to make it easy for readers to check out the varying policy positions on a topic by topic basis
25th Jul 20, 8:44am
25th Jul 20, 7:59am
72
American PMIs signal modest gains but rising inflation; China eases up on emergency debt support; Thailand takes a sharp trade knock; EU PMIs rise strongly; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil lower and gold jumps again; NZ$1 = 66.4 USc; TWI-5 = 70.1
American PMIs signal modest gains but rising inflation; China eases up on emergency debt support; Thailand takes a sharp trade knock; EU PMIs rise strongly; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil lower and gold jumps again; NZ$1 = 66.4 USc; TWI-5 = 70.1
25th Jul 20, 7:59am
24th Jul 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more TD rate cuts, better trade results, farmer confidence slumps, homeowners stay put, IAG makes hay in NZ, swaps stable, NZD soft, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; more TD rate cuts, better trade results, farmer confidence slumps, homeowners stay put, IAG makes hay in NZ, swaps stable, NZD soft, & more
24th Jul 20, 3:59pm
24th Jul 20, 7:18am
113
US jobless claims rise as benefits paid fall; Wall Street in retreat; EU consumer confidence stays low; Australian budget deficits leap; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil lower and gold jumps again; NZ$1 = 66.4 USc; TWI-5 = 70.2
US jobless claims rise as benefits paid fall; Wall Street in retreat; EU consumer confidence stays low; Australian budget deficits leap; UST 10yr yield at 0.58%; oil lower and gold jumps again; NZ$1 = 66.4 USc; TWI-5 = 70.2
24th Jul 20, 7:18am
23rd Jul 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday: Westpac cuts TD rates, GHG emissions slip, NZGBs very popular, metals prices rise, swaps unchanged, NZD firm, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday: Westpac cuts TD rates, GHG emissions slip, NZGBs very popular, metals prices rise, swaps unchanged, NZD firm, & more
23rd Jul 20, 3:59pm
23rd Jul 20, 7:24am
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US home sales in modest rebound; Canada inflation up; Japan's PMIs stay weak; China faces rising flood threats; Australia faces massive deficits; UST 10yr yield at 0.60%; oil unchanged and gold jumps; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 70.5
US home sales in modest rebound; Canada inflation up; Japan's PMIs stay weak; China faces rising flood threats; Australia faces massive deficits; UST 10yr yield at 0.60%; oil unchanged and gold jumps; NZ$1 = 66.6 USc; TWI-5 = 70.5
23rd Jul 20, 7:24am
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22nd Jul 20, 3:59pm
93
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more mortgage and TD rate changes, dairy prices hold high, M.Bovis progress, Briscoes upbeat, swaps flatten, NZD holds up, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more mortgage and TD rate changes, dairy prices hold high, M.Bovis progress, Briscoes upbeat, swaps flatten, NZD holds up, & more
22nd Jul 20, 3:59pm

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Days to the General Election: 36
See Party Policies here. Party Lists here.