Tag Archives: RBNZ

Weekly Commentary

While second-tier for markets, last week’s local economic news further fleshed out

Weekly Commentary

Following recent sharp falls in oil prices and the related softening in the inflation outlook,

Post January OCR Review

This week the RBNZ left its Official Cash Rate (OCR) unchanged at 3.50%.


The RBNZ unceremoniously dumped its long-held tightening bias this morning.

RBNZ Gambles on a Lower Currency

We reckon the RBNZ has taken a gamble that the benefits of hammering the NZD

Daily FX Wrap and Strategy

The NZD is little changed from its opening level yesterday,

RBNZ Likely to Flannel Rate-Cut Fever

The Reserve Bank has a lot to try to achieve at this Thursday’s OCR review.

End Of Year Top Up

The services sector ended on a solid note in 2014, with expansion improving during December,

The Week Ahead in FX

In the week ahead, investors will be focusing on Friday’s preliminary data

Good Deflation

Annual inflation dipped below 1% in Q4 2014, en route to sub-zero in Q1 2015.

RBNZ Impotent As Deflation Looms

New Zealand is in the midst of a period of modest deflation.

The Global Macro Pulse

After falling overnight, the dollar stabilized against G10 currencies in Asia.