Results: OCR

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09 October 2019

Economic Outlook

We're now seeing the lowest housing interest rates of all time, the unemployment rate has remained low, and inflation has been und...

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07 October 2019

Three things to consider when choosing your mortgage rate

We're entering a market where interest rates are the lowest they have ever been. The question most people are contemplating is:

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04 October 2019

What's happening across the ditch

The biggest conversation in the market right now is around the OCR. Will it keep going down? Is it because of low business confide...

02 October 2019

Chinese banks setting the new standard

The Chinese bank ICBC is the latest to sharpen its home loan rate with 3.18% for one year, 18 months and two years fixed.

25 September 2019

Official Cash Rate remains unchanged

The latest announcement made by the RBNZ is that the OCR will remain unchanged for the time being.

24 September 2019

Thoughts on tomorrow's OCR update

Experts are not expecting another OCR cut until the November announcement, alongside a full Monetary Policy Statement release.

17 September 2019

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) expected to show slow growth

The figures are due to be released later this week, and most of the banks and economists have predicted for the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to show slow growth.