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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

5th Mar 21, 7:26am
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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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4th Mar 21, 3:59pm
47
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; a mortgage rate rise, GST tax take jumps, Synlait stutters, Xero buys, NZGB yields jump, swaps up, NZD soft, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; a mortgage rate rise, GST tax take jumps, Synlait stutters, Xero buys, NZGB yields jump, swaps up, NZD soft, & more
4th Mar 21, 3:59pm
4th Mar 21, 7:19am
110
US jobs growth tepid; US mortgage rates rise, US service sector expanding; China service sector stalls; Hong Kong retail in tailspin; good air cargo recovery; UST 10yr at 1.47%; oil holds and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.6 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
US jobs growth tepid; US mortgage rates rise, US service sector expanding; China service sector stalls; Hong Kong retail in tailspin; good air cargo recovery; UST 10yr at 1.47%; oil holds and gold down; NZ$1 = 72.6 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
4th Mar 21, 7:19am
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3rd Mar 21, 3:59pm
58
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; wage subsidy returns, housing boom grows, milk price and payout forecasts rise, debt stress vanishes, swaps and NZD stable, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; wage subsidy returns, housing boom grows, milk price and payout forecasts rise, debt stress vanishes, swaps and NZD stable, & more
3rd Mar 21, 3:59pm
3rd Mar 21, 11:31am
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Despite a booming new SUV car market, pure EVs and plug-in hybrid versions struggle to gain sales traction in 2021. Used imports fade as well. But tradie utes shine with booming sales
Despite a booming new SUV car market, pure EVs and plug-in hybrid versions struggle to gain sales traction in 2021. Used imports fade as well. But tradie utes shine with booming sales
3rd Mar 21, 11:31am
3rd Mar 21, 7:19am
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WMP jumps +21% leading dairy prices higher; US retail sales slip; NYC PMI sinks; RBA declares 'whatever it takes'; NSW abandons GM-free; UST 10yr at 1.42%; oil down and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 72.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
WMP jumps +21% leading dairy prices higher; US retail sales slip; NYC PMI sinks; RBA declares 'whatever it takes'; NSW abandons GM-free; UST 10yr at 1.42%; oil down and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 72.8 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
3rd Mar 21, 7:19am
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2nd Mar 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; another TD rate rise, terms of trade rise, carbon price, SME's on the edge, a2 Milk spills, car sales up again, swaps hold, NZD firm, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; another TD rate rise, terms of trade rise, carbon price, SME's on the edge, a2 Milk spills, car sales up again, swaps hold, NZD firm, & more
2nd Mar 21, 3:59pm
2nd Mar 21, 7:19am
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Factory expansions uneven led by Germany and the US, lagged by China; Australian housing data strong; RBA doubles QE; China shuns Australia; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
Factory expansions uneven led by Germany and the US, lagged by China; Australian housing data strong; RBA doubles QE; China shuns Australia; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.7 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
2nd Mar 21, 7:19am
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1st Mar 21, 3:59pm
3
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some TD rate changes, Auckland auctions boom, AG to review vaccine rollout, huge moves in Australia, swap rates slip, NZD rises, & more
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; some TD rate changes, Auckland auctions boom, AG to review vaccine rollout, huge moves in Australia, swap rates slip, NZD rises, & more
1st Mar 21, 3:59pm
1st Mar 21, 7:18am
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China's factories slow down; Japanese factories rebound; US eyes on inflation; US stimulus nears approval; Buffett warns debt investors; UST 10yr at 1.41%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74
China's factories slow down; Japanese factories rebound; US eyes on inflation; US stimulus nears approval; Buffett warns debt investors; UST 10yr at 1.41%; oil down and gold lower; NZ$1 = 72.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74
1st Mar 21, 7:18am
27th Feb 21, 8:35am
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US incomes jump; eyes on inflation; Congress set to pass next stimulus; China house prices up; Japan factories busier; India growing fast again; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold drops again; NZ$1 = 72.5 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
US incomes jump; eyes on inflation; Congress set to pass next stimulus; China house prices up; Japan factories busier; India growing fast again; UST 10yr at 1.45%; oil down and gold drops again; NZ$1 = 72.5 USc; TWI-5 = 74.1
27th Feb 21, 8:35am
26th Feb 21, 3:59pm
9
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; exports fall, Orr defends his patch, new carbon price chart, bond rout today, casualties tomorrow, NZD retreats, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; exports fall, Orr defends his patch, new carbon price chart, bond rout today, casualties tomorrow, NZD retreats, & more
26th Feb 21, 3:59pm
26th Feb 21, 7:27am
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US data uniformly positive; China 'eliminates' poverty; resistant ASF returns; RBNZ housing policy move leads bond prices sharply lower; UST 10yr at 1.46%; oil up and gold dumped; NZ$1 = 74.3 USc; TWI-5 = 75.2
US data uniformly positive; China 'eliminates' poverty; resistant ASF returns; RBNZ housing policy move leads bond prices sharply lower; UST 10yr at 1.46%; oil up and gold dumped; NZ$1 = 74.3 USc; TWI-5 = 75.2
26th Feb 21, 7:27am
25th Feb 21, 3:59pm
50
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; inflation looming, Govt forces RBNZ on housing, Fonterra raises profit guidance, A2 Milk savaged, swaps up, NZD up, & much more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; inflation looming, Govt forces RBNZ on housing, Fonterra raises profit guidance, A2 Milk savaged, swaps up, NZD up, & much more
25th Feb 21, 3:59pm
25th Feb 21, 7:30am
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US mortgage applications dip as interest rates rise; Taiwan exports zoom; Hong Kong hikes stamp duties; China launches huge stimulus; UST 10yr at 1.38%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 74.1 USc; TWI-5 = 75
US mortgage applications dip as interest rates rise; Taiwan exports zoom; Hong Kong hikes stamp duties; China launches huge stimulus; UST 10yr at 1.38%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 74.1 USc; TWI-5 = 75
25th Feb 21, 7:30am
24th Feb 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, dovish MPS, Methanex retreats, swaps little-changed, NZD firms, bitcoin drops, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; no retail rate changes, dovish MPS, Methanex retreats, swaps little-changed, NZD firms, bitcoin drops, & more
24th Feb 21, 3:59pm
24th Feb 21, 7:24am
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US Fed a long way from policy targets; US consumer sentiment improves; Musk dethroned; China returns to work quickly; aggressive China-first policies; UST 10yr at 1.36%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 73.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
US Fed a long way from policy targets; US consumer sentiment improves; Musk dethroned; China returns to work quickly; aggressive China-first policies; UST 10yr at 1.36%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 73.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
24th Feb 21, 7:24am
23rd Feb 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, retail trade eases, $300 bln of mortgages rise fast, $400 bln of deposits rise fast too, swaps unchanged, NZD stays high, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, retail trade eases, $300 bln of mortgages rise fast, $400 bln of deposits rise fast too, swaps unchanged, NZD stays high, & more
23rd Feb 21, 3:59pm
23rd Feb 21, 7:20am
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US data positive, mortgage rates rise; German business sentiment up; ECB worries about rising rates; China declares food security issue #1; UST 10yr at 1.35%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 73.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
US data positive, mortgage rates rise; German business sentiment up; ECB worries about rising rates; China declares food security issue #1; UST 10yr at 1.35%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 73.3 USc; TWI-5 = 74.3
23rd Feb 21, 7:20am
22nd Feb 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; strong farm sales, searing mortgage market, survey sees more, NZ credit rating raised, bond yields jump, NZD higher, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; strong farm sales, searing mortgage market, survey sees more, NZ credit rating raised, bond yields jump, NZD higher, & more
22nd Feb 21, 3:59pm
22nd Feb 21, 7:19am
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Growing China keeps commodity prices high; US factory activity rises; Japanese sentiment improves; Aussie retail sales jump; rate rises elevate investor risks; UST 10yr at 1.34%; oil down and gold holds; NZ$1 = 73 USc; TWI-5 = 74.2
Growing China keeps commodity prices high; US factory activity rises; Japanese sentiment improves; Aussie retail sales jump; rate rises elevate investor risks; UST 10yr at 1.34%; oil down and gold holds; NZ$1 = 73 USc; TWI-5 = 74.2
22nd Feb 21, 7:19am
20th Feb 21, 8:29am
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US economic activity up, but Fed worries about bankruptcies; China consumption strong; commodity prices gain; Australian retail sales race higher; UST 10yr at 1.35%; oil down and gold holds; NZ$1 = 72.9 USc; TWI-5 = 74.2
US economic activity up, but Fed worries about bankruptcies; China consumption strong; commodity prices gain; Australian retail sales race higher; UST 10yr at 1.35%; oil down and gold holds; NZ$1 = 72.9 USc; TWI-5 = 74.2
20th Feb 21, 8:29am
19th Feb 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; no retail rate changes, PPI flat, M.bovis inquiry, mortgage lending frenzy, swap rates stable, NZD firms slightly, & more
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Friday; no retail rate changes, PPI flat, M.bovis inquiry, mortgage lending frenzy, swap rates stable, NZD firms slightly, & more
19th Feb 21, 3:59pm
19th Feb 21, 11:49am
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Payday lender drives into car loan market, promoting 'affordable repayments' with attractively designed, fast-approval online systems that come with very high interest rates and extensive fees, and now seeks new investor funding
Payday lender drives into car loan market, promoting 'affordable repayments' with attractively designed, fast-approval online systems that come with very high interest rates and extensive fees, and now seeks new investor funding
19th Feb 21, 11:49am
19th Feb 21, 7:26am
122
US jobless claims stay high; US life expectancy falls; China lightens liquidity; iron ore prices rise; reflation trade spreads; Aussie jobless rate falls; UST 10yr at 1.28%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 72 USc; TWI-5 = 73.5
US jobless claims stay high; US life expectancy falls; China lightens liquidity; iron ore prices rise; reflation trade spreads; Aussie jobless rate falls; UST 10yr at 1.28%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 72 USc; TWI-5 = 73.5
19th Feb 21, 7:26am

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