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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

19th Mar 21, 7:19am
108
US jobless claims rise; US factories very positive; China faces bond maturity wall; Aussie jobless rate dips; UST 10yr at 1.73%; oil drops but gold firms; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
US jobless claims rise; US factories very positive; China faces bond maturity wall; Aussie jobless rate dips; UST 10yr at 1.73%; oil drops but gold firms; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
19th Mar 21, 7:19am
18th Mar 21, 3:59pm
39
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; ANZ warns on rising house price consequences, GDP growth goes into reverse, bond yields dip again, swaps and NZD firm, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; ANZ warns on rising house price consequences, GDP growth goes into reverse, bond yields dip again, swaps and NZD firm, & more
18th Mar 21, 3:59pm
18th Mar 21, 7:22am
72
Fed upgrades growth forecasts sharply, but sees inflation bump short-lived; US data soft; China facing food threats, importing much more; UST 10yr at 1.65%; oil and gold dip; NZ$1 = 72.1 USc; TWI-5 = 74
Fed upgrades growth forecasts sharply, but sees inflation bump short-lived; US data soft; China facing food threats, importing much more; UST 10yr at 1.65%; oil and gold dip; NZ$1 = 72.1 USc; TWI-5 = 74
18th Mar 21, 7:22am
17th Mar 21, 3:59pm
88
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; dairy prices dip, C/A deficit stays slim, rents rise to record levels, investors grab more home loans, swaps and NZD await Powell, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; dairy prices dip, C/A deficit stays slim, rents rise to record levels, investors grab more home loans, swaps and NZD await Powell, & more
17th Mar 21, 3:59pm
17th Mar 21, 7:25am
31
Dairy prices fall back; US retail sales disappoint; US industrial production slips; SCMP hobbled; Wall Street marks time; UST 10yr at 1.62%; oil dips, gold firms; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 74
Dairy prices fall back; US retail sales disappoint; US industrial production slips; SCMP hobbled; Wall Street marks time; UST 10yr at 1.62%; oil dips, gold firms; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 74
17th Mar 21, 7:25am
16th Mar 21, 3:59pm
42
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, Auckland auction success rises, Briscoes stars, credit card balances droop again, swaps and NZD on hold, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, Auckland auction success rises, Briscoes stars, credit card balances droop again, swaps and NZD on hold, & more
16th Mar 21, 3:59pm
16th Mar 21, 7:19am
72
US data positive; China posts big economic data gains but not all as it first seems; Beijing hit by sandstorm; Danone dumps boss; UST 10yr at 1.61%; oil and gold hold; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 74
US data positive; China posts big economic data gains but not all as it first seems; Beijing hit by sandstorm; Danone dumps boss; UST 10yr at 1.61%; oil and gold hold; NZ$1 = 71.9 USc; TWI-5 = 74
16th Mar 21, 7:19am
15th Mar 21, 3:59pm
24
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; service sector struggles, a $½ bln FLP drawdown, the IRD targets realtors, yields rise sharply, swaps up, NZD holds, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; service sector struggles, a $½ bln FLP drawdown, the IRD targets realtors, yields rise sharply, swaps up, NZD holds, & more
15th Mar 21, 3:59pm
15th Mar 21, 7:19am
63
China struggles with ASF still; food commodity prices rise, iron ore dips; China FDI rises; eyes on central banks as bond yields lurch up; Australia eyes Singapore entry hub; UST 10yr at 1.63%; oil dips and gold firm; NZ$1 = 71.7 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
China struggles with ASF still; food commodity prices rise, iron ore dips; China FDI rises; eyes on central banks as bond yields lurch up; Australia eyes Singapore entry hub; UST 10yr at 1.63%; oil dips and gold firm; NZ$1 = 71.7 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
15th Mar 21, 7:19am
14th Mar 21, 12:46pm
25
According to OECD data, New Zealand ranks in the best ten in terms of minimising the gender pay gap, far more equal that Australia, the USA and most northern European countries
According to OECD data, New Zealand ranks in the best ten in terms of minimising the gender pay gap, far more equal that Australia, the USA and most northern European countries
14th Mar 21, 12:46pm
13th Mar 21, 9:01am
41
With house prices and mortgage debt growing faster than our economy, we check our collective behaviour for how homeowners handled their borrowed financial obligations in 2020
With house prices and mortgage debt growing faster than our economy, we check our collective behaviour for how homeowners handled their borrowed financial obligations in 2020
13th Mar 21, 9:01am
13th Mar 21, 8:46am
28
US sentiment rises; Canada hiring jumps; China FDI up; industrial production data mixed; food prices rise; coal on ropes; Corman wins OECD job; UST 10yr at 1.63%; oil up and gold soft; NZ$1 = 71.8USc; TWI-5 = 73.8
US sentiment rises; Canada hiring jumps; China FDI up; industrial production data mixed; food prices rise; coal on ropes; Corman wins OECD job; UST 10yr at 1.63%; oil up and gold soft; NZ$1 = 71.8USc; TWI-5 = 73.8
13th Mar 21, 8:46am
12th Mar 21, 3:59pm
16
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; affordability gets worse faster, buyer sentiment crumbles, IMF gives its 2c worth, PMI slows, swaps down again, NZD holds, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; affordability gets worse faster, buyer sentiment crumbles, IMF gives its 2c worth, PMI slows, swaps down again, NZD holds, & more
12th Mar 21, 3:59pm
12th Mar 21, 7:19am
56
US jobless claims reduce, layoffs decline; US Federal deficit swells but private net worth jumps; China vehicle sales slip; S&P warns Australia; UST 10yr at 1.52%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 72.1 USc; TWI-5 = 74
US jobless claims reduce, layoffs decline; US Federal deficit swells but private net worth jumps; China vehicle sales slip; S&P warns Australia; UST 10yr at 1.52%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 72.1 USc; TWI-5 = 74
12th Mar 21, 7:19am
11th Mar 21, 3:59pm
74
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; house prices in frenzy stage, rents flat, banks ignore FLP, Rabobank latest to say milk price will go higher, swaps lower, NZD up, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; house prices in frenzy stage, rents flat, banks ignore FLP, Rabobank latest to say milk price will go higher, swaps lower, NZD up, & more
11th Mar 21, 3:59pm
11th Mar 21, 7:18am
50
Huge US stimulus about to be ok'd; US inflation muted; China has deflation again; China policy shifts to bubble prevention; iron ore prices tumble; UST 10yr at 1.51%; oil lower and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 71.7 USc; TWI-5 = 73.8
Huge US stimulus about to be ok'd; US inflation muted; China has deflation again; China policy shifts to bubble prevention; iron ore prices tumble; UST 10yr at 1.51%; oil lower and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 71.7 USc; TWI-5 = 73.8
11th Mar 21, 7:18am
10th Mar 21, 3:59pm
60
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; retail spending and confidence down, local authority rates up, LGFA yields rise, swaps lower, NZD stable, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; retail spending and confidence down, local authority rates up, LGFA yields rise, swaps lower, NZD stable, & more
10th Mar 21, 3:59pm
10th Mar 21, 7:27am
44
OECD turns bullish; Boeing's orders rise; China's car sales stumble but excavators sales leap; Japan's machine tool orders up; Aussie business confidence rises; UST 10yr at 1.54%; oil settles back further and gold recovers; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
OECD turns bullish; Boeing's orders rise; China's car sales stumble but excavators sales leap; Japan's machine tool orders up; Aussie business confidence rises; UST 10yr at 1.54%; oil settles back further and gold recovers; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
10th Mar 21, 7:27am
9th Mar 21, 3:59pm
24
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, business confidence slips, auction activity drops, mortgage demand high, KiwiSaver balances rise sharply, swaps stable, NZD slips, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, business confidence slips, auction activity drops, mortgage demand high, KiwiSaver balances rise sharply, swaps stable, NZD slips, & more
9th Mar 21, 3:59pm
9th Mar 21, 7:19am
131
US inflation expectations rise; Canada struggles with surging house prices; IEA reports surging rebound in GHG emissions; UST 10yr at 1.60%; oil settles back and gold lower; NZ$1 = 71.4 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
US inflation expectations rise; Canada struggles with surging house prices; IEA reports surging rebound in GHG emissions; UST 10yr at 1.60%; oil settles back and gold lower; NZ$1 = 71.4 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
9th Mar 21, 7:19am
8th Mar 21, 3:59pm
26
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; QV warns of top, new HSBC local boss, new MCY green bond, oil price spikes, swaps hold, NZD little-changed, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; QV warns of top, new HSBC local boss, new MCY green bond, oil price spikes, swaps hold, NZD little-changed, & more
8th Mar 21, 3:59pm
8th Mar 21, 7:19am
70
China trade activity swells; China sets 6% growth target; US payrolls expand faster; US stimulus ready to deploy; Aussie coal power in crisis; UST 10yr at 1.58%; oil up and gold low; NZ$1 = 71.6 USc; TWI-5 = 73.8
China trade activity swells; China sets 6% growth target; US payrolls expand faster; US stimulus ready to deploy; Aussie coal power in crisis; UST 10yr at 1.58%; oil up and gold low; NZ$1 = 71.6 USc; TWI-5 = 73.8
8th Mar 21, 7:19am
6th Mar 21, 8:44am
32
US non-farm payrolls rise faster; Biden stimulus close; US trade balance worse; China sets 6% growth target; South Korea targets hydrogen; UST 10yr at 1.56%; oil up and gold low; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
US non-farm payrolls rise faster; Biden stimulus close; US trade balance worse; China sets 6% growth target; South Korea targets hydrogen; UST 10yr at 1.56%; oil up and gold low; NZ$1 = 71.5 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
6th Mar 21, 8:44am
5th Mar 21, 3:59pm
35
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; no retail rate changes, construction drags, commodity prices jump, worry about costs & housing, bond and swap rates rise, NZD falls, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; no retail rate changes, construction drags, commodity prices jump, worry about costs & housing, bond and swap rates rise, NZD falls, & more
5th Mar 21, 3:59pm
5th Mar 21, 7:26am
88
Inflation rises; food prices jump; US jobless claims up; EU retail sales slump; Brexit gets even messier; Australia get record trade surplus; UST 10yr at 1.54%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.1 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
Inflation rises; food prices jump; US jobless claims up; EU retail sales slump; Brexit gets even messier; Australia get record trade surplus; UST 10yr at 1.54%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.1 USc; TWI-5 = 73.9
5th Mar 21, 7:26am

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