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BOJ in (tactical) retreat

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 11 JUN 2015
... now is kick back, relax and await the official "deal" announcement. Speaking of announcements, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) announced an unexpected cut in its official cash rate from 3.5% to 3.25% -- the first rate reduction since March 2011 ...

When Harry met Sally syndrome

BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 2 FEB 2015
... first un-calendared policy shift since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the US. While the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's decision to leave the cash rate unchanged at 3.5% was largely expected on the 29th, Governor Wheeler's change of tune from ...

You go NZ

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAR 2014
... Read all about it! Extra! Wheeler has just wheeled out of the club this morning. Oh sorry, that's Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor (RBNZ) Graeme Wheeler to us. And heavens bless his soul, else I would be stuck repeating the oh so many iterations ...

NZ Super CEO appointed deputy chair of IFSWF

JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  TUESDAY, 8 OCT 2013
... Superannuation - the body which manages the New Zealand Superannuation Fund - Orr was deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. Prior to that he was chief economist at Westpac Banking Corporation. "The IFSWF is now establishing a permanent ...

Market Wrap AM

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 13 SEP 2013
... showing signs of perking up. WELLINGTON - New Zealand shares continued their upwards creep as the Reserve Bank of New Zealand said it believes economic recovery is gaining momentum. The NZX50 Index rose 6.60 points, or 0.14 per cent, to 4,641.497.

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  MONDAY, 16 MAY 2011
... higher at 2,871.03 WELLINGTON - Prices on the New Zealand sharemarket ended little changed, even though Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Alan Bollard again signalled that interest rates will remain low. The benchmark NZX-50 index closed down 4.5 ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  FRIDAY, 29 APR 2011
... cent. WELLINGTON - The New Zealand sharemarket posted modest gains after offshore markets rose and the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) said the current level of the official cash rate was likely to remain appropriate for some time. The benchmark NZX-50 ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 28 APR 2011
... Zealand share market ended little changed on Wednesday ahead of an official cash rate review by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand on Thursday and statements by the Federal Reserve due overnight. The benchmark NZX-50 index closed up 5.56 points, or 0.159 ...

Oil central bank

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 10 MAR 2011
... sway sentiment one way or the other. And those that had significance provided no kinder surprise. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut interest rates by 50 bps back to its GFC level of 2.50 per cent. This is no longer big news nor RBNZ Governor Alan Bollard's ...

Market Wrap - Morning

AAP  |  THURSDAY, 10 MAR 2011
... Zealand sharemarket failed to keep pace with markets in Asia today as investors waited to see if the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will cut the official cash rate (OCR) on Thursday. The benchmark NZX-50 index closed down 6.748 points, or 0.197 percent ...