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Hiking partners: Aussie dollar and Kiwi inflation

SUZY MAC  |  THURSDAY, 19 JUL 2007
... analysts in Wellington this week. If CPI figures at 1 per cent didn't drive the point home to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, who had expected a 0.7 per cent result, then the annual rate of domestic inflation printed at 4.1 per cent one year average ...

RBNZ to become single NZ financial regulator

WWW.THESHEET.COM  |  THURSDAY, 21 JUN 2007
... institutions, such as insurers and collective investment schemes, will have to be licensed by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ). As well, financial advisers will have to belong to approved professional bodies supervised by the Securities Commission ...

Economic round-up: Dollars and sense

SUZY MAC  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 JUN 2007
... that its 185 members reject strategies that create instability for other countries. Meanwhile the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) has just executed its second currency intervention, flooding the market with NZ currency. This triggered a devaluation ...

Economic round-up: Kiwis at war with inflation

SUZY MAC  |  TUESDAY, 12 JUN 2007
... cent, sending a jolt through their export sector and financial markets. Better late than never, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand seems to be at war with domestic inflation with its third hike this year and the 12th since RBNZ's governor, Dr Alan Bollard ...

Daily economic update

BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 23 JUN 2006
... 2.3 per cent in the last quarter of 2005 - due to record high interest rates of 7.25 per cent - the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) remains adamant that there will be no reduction in interest rates due to inflation threats from higher wages and expensive ...

Daily economic update

... removed its quantitative easing policy and is gearing to end its zero interest rate policy soon. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has increased the cash rate to a record 7.25 percent last December while Canada's central bank lifted its benchmark rate ...

Daily economic update

... record-high interest rates are crimping consumer spending, which could slow down the economy this year. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) has increased the official cash rate nine times since January 2004 to a record 7.25 per cent, saying household ...

Daily economic update

... 36 per cent of NZ companies predict first-quarter profits to decline. The survey indicates that the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's (RBNZ) tight monetary policy is beginning to stall growth in the economy. The RBNZ has raised interest rates nine times ...

Daily Economic Update

... the country's seven-year deflation will end in the year to March. There is also speculation that the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will raise interest rates by 25 basis points to 7.25 per cent when it meets on 8 December eased slightly following ...

Daily Economic Update

... contrast, latest data on New Zealand's labour market have dashed expectations of a reprieve from the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's (RBNZ) interest rate hike campaign. Statistics New Zealand reported that the country's jobless rate fell to a record low ...