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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17th Mar 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; more retail rate changes, big fiscal rescue package, auction activity holding up, consumer confidence slips, swap rates jump, NZD flat, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; more retail rate changes, big fiscal rescue package, auction activity holding up, consumer confidence slips, swap rates jump, NZD flat, & more
17th Mar 20, 3:59pm
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17th Mar 20, 7:18am
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Equity markets resume sharp retreat; US factory orders fall; air cargo capacity dives; China shows what's to come; UST 10yr yield at 0.72%; oil and gold drop; NZ$1 = 61 USc; TWI-5 = 67.2
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Equity markets resume sharp retreat; US factory orders fall; air cargo capacity dives; China shows what's to come; UST 10yr yield at 0.72%; oil and gold drop; NZ$1 = 61 USc; TWI-5 = 67.2
17th Mar 20, 7:18am
16th Mar 20, 3:59pm
67
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; many floating rate cuts, TD trimming, central banks launch kitchen sinks, PSI expands, migration up, swaps sink, NZD whipsaws, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; many floating rate cuts, TD trimming, central banks launch kitchen sinks, PSI expands, migration up, swaps sink, NZD whipsaws, & more
16th Mar 20, 3:59pm
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16th Mar 20, 8:52am
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BNZ, Westpac, ANZ, ASB and Kiwibank cut floating mortgage rates to match RBNZ's 75 basis points OCR cut, some savings rates lowered too
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BNZ, Westpac, ANZ, ASB and Kiwibank cut floating mortgage rates to match RBNZ's 75 basis points OCR cut, some savings rates lowered too
16th Mar 20, 8:52am
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16th Mar 20, 7:05am
50
Lockdowns freeze up societies and financial markets; consumer sentiment buckles; monetary authorities try usual things in big doses; EU and US infections leap; China eases up; UST 10yr yield at 0.98%; oil and gold drop; NZ$1 = 60.6 USc; TWI-5 = 67
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Lockdowns freeze up societies and financial markets; consumer sentiment buckles; monetary authorities try usual things in big doses; EU and US infections leap; China eases up; UST 10yr yield at 0.98%; oil and gold drop; NZ$1 = 60.6 USc; TWI-5 = 67
16th Mar 20, 7:05am
14th Mar 20, 10:21am
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Kiwibank make the next home loan rate reductions, and its new three year rate stands out as the lowest among their main rivals. ANZ slips further behind the pace
Kiwibank make the next home loan rate reductions, and its new three year rate stands out as the lowest among their main rivals. ANZ slips further behind the pace
14th Mar 20, 10:21am
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14th Mar 20, 8:33am
181
Wall Street tries partial comeback on stimulus hopes; Fed ramps up liquidity support; many countries add their own support; Europe new virus epicenter; UST 10yr yield at 0.94%; oil and gold drop; NZ$1 = 60.5 USc; TWI-5 = 66.8
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Wall Street tries partial comeback on stimulus hopes; Fed ramps up liquidity support; many countries add their own support; Europe new virus epicenter; UST 10yr yield at 0.94%; oil and gold drop; NZ$1 = 60.5 USc; TWI-5 = 66.8
14th Mar 20, 8:33am
13th Mar 20, 3:59pm
82
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many retail interest rate changes, PMI positive, food prices up, SMEs in good shape, global markets dire, swaps up, NZD down, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; many retail interest rate changes, PMI positive, food prices up, SMEs in good shape, global markets dire, swaps up, NZD down, & more
13th Mar 20, 3:59pm
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13th Mar 20, 6:57am
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Wall Street recoils; Fed announces huge bank support; markets not reassured; ECB adds to QE; White House announcements cause alarm; China economy hurting; UST 10yr yield falls to 0.71%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 67
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Wall Street recoils; Fed announces huge bank support; markets not reassured; ECB adds to QE; White House announcements cause alarm; China economy hurting; UST 10yr yield falls to 0.71%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 61.1 USc; TWI-5 = 67
13th Mar 20, 6:57am
12th Mar 20, 3:59pm
107
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; some key retail rate cuts, strong housing sales, 'not a good time to buy', Aussie helicopter money, swaps steepen, NZD holds, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; some key retail rate cuts, strong housing sales, 'not a good time to buy', Aussie helicopter money, swaps steepen, NZD holds, & more
12th Mar 20, 3:59pm
12th Mar 20, 12:46pm
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ASB becomes the first bank to offer all fixed rates below 4%, and now offers the lowest two year fixed rate 'special' of any major bank. These reductions come after TD rate cuts
ASB becomes the first bank to offer all fixed rates below 4%, and now offers the lowest two year fixed rate 'special' of any major bank. These reductions come after TD rate cuts
12th Mar 20, 12:46pm
12th Mar 20, 10:46am
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A downbeat economic outlook is seeing more banks cut their term deposit offers and the trend is probably only just starting
A downbeat economic outlook is seeing more banks cut their term deposit offers and the trend is probably only just starting
12th Mar 20, 10:46am
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12th Mar 20, 7:16am
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Equity markets fall; pandemic declared; NY Fed in massive liquidity operation; China lending growth weak; very few fiscal support packages announced yet; UST 10yr yield recovers to 0.76%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 63 USc; TWI-5 = 68.1
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Equity markets fall; pandemic declared; NY Fed in massive liquidity operation; China lending growth weak; very few fiscal support packages announced yet; UST 10yr yield recovers to 0.76%; oil and gold down; NZ$1 = 63 USc; TWI-5 = 68.1
12th Mar 20, 7:16am
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11th Mar 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; mortgage and TD rate cuts, retail sales surge, equity markets in mood swing, swaps up, NZD firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; mortgage and TD rate cuts, retail sales surge, equity markets in mood swing, swaps up, NZD firm, & more
11th Mar 20, 3:59pm
11th Mar 20, 7:21am
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Wall Street's recovery lacks conviction; Italy suspends mortgage repayments; China's return to work faltering; Aussie consumer confidence drops; NZ's business confidence 'awful'; UST 10yr yield recovers to 0.68%; oil up and gold drops; NZ$1 = 62.5 USc
Wall Street's recovery lacks conviction; Italy suspends mortgage repayments; China's return to work faltering; Aussie consumer confidence drops; NZ's business confidence 'awful'; UST 10yr yield recovers to 0.68%; oil up and gold drops; NZ$1 = 62.5 USc
11th Mar 20, 7:21am
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10th Mar 20, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; some TD rate cuts, trucks still rolling, business confidence sinks, rents up, swaps on hold, NZD recovers, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; some TD rate cuts, trucks still rolling, business confidence sinks, rents up, swaps on hold, NZD recovers, & more
10th Mar 20, 3:59pm
10th Mar 20, 7:19am
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Wall Street in full fear mode; market interest rates separating from benchmark rates; China very slow to restart; Covid-19 cases jump in rest of world; UST 10yr yield dives to 0.49%; oil and gold hold; NZ$1 = 63.8 USc; TWI-5 = 68.1
Wall Street in full fear mode; market interest rates separating from benchmark rates; China very slow to restart; Covid-19 cases jump in rest of world; UST 10yr yield dives to 0.49%; oil and gold hold; NZ$1 = 63.8 USc; TWI-5 = 68.1
10th Mar 20, 7:19am
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9th Mar 20, 3:01pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; international financial markets crash ahead of Wall Street & London opening, economists see recession, companies pull earnings guidance, swaps sink, NZD dumped, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; international financial markets crash ahead of Wall Street & London opening, economists see recession, companies pull earnings guidance, swaps sink, NZD dumped, & more
9th Mar 20, 3:01pm
9th Mar 20, 2:00pm
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Massey Universtity's clever AI GDP model is now hosted on interest.co.nz, giving much earlier insights on how our economy is tracking, including regionally and by industry
Massey Universtity's clever AI GDP model is now hosted on interest.co.nz, giving much earlier insights on how our economy is tracking, including regionally and by industry
9th Mar 20, 2:00pm
9th Mar 20, 7:21am
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China's exports tumble but imports hold; eyes on domestic China demand; Aussie retail trade weakens; markets ignore US jobs gains; Fed struggles with liquidity support; UST 10yr yield at 0.77%; oil drops hard and gold higher; NZ$1 = 63.6 USc; TWI-5 = 68.4
China's exports tumble but imports hold; eyes on domestic China demand; Aussie retail trade weakens; markets ignore US jobs gains; Fed struggles with liquidity support; UST 10yr yield at 0.77%; oil drops hard and gold higher; NZ$1 = 63.6 USc; TWI-5 = 68.4
9th Mar 20, 7:21am

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