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18 July 2024

Inflation tracking as hoped, market still anticipating OCR fall in November

Weak economic data continues to pour in, and with the latest inflation figures coming in lower than expected, it looks increasingl...

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12 July 2024

Despite no change to OCR, signs suggest we're edging closer to rate falls

The OCR has remained unchanged this week, but it's not all bad news as the RBNZ shares its prediction that inflation should be bac...

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05 July 2024

Market changes its tune on future of interest rates amid weak economic data

The numbers all point to recession, and now the market is increasingly expecting rate falls by the end of the year. So, what will ...

04 May 2023

Are Kiwi households tightening up spending habits enough?

For Kiwi borrowers, times are tough and by necessity set to get tougher for those with rates rolling off in the next few months. With the chance of the Reserve Bank nudging the OCR higher by a final 0.25%, should Kiwis be fearing the worst?

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06 April 2023

Monetary policy tightening may finally have peaked

The Reserve Bank conducted their regular review of New Zealand’s official cash rate this week and rather than increase it by the widely expected 0.25% they took it up by 0.5%.

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27 March 2023

The sting from inflation and monetary policy continues

There remains massive uncertainty regarding where inflation is headed in this unique post-pandemic environment. So when will it really end?

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22 February 2023

OCR continues to rise despite recent weather events

Following the recent flooding some people were of the opinion that recession would be guaranteed, and the need existed to at least stop raising interest rates if not cut them. However the OCR continues to rise, despite pleas from the public.

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