NZD_Inflation_New Zealand

Stronger Than Expected NZ 3Q Inflation The release of 3Q Inflation data for New Zealand surprised markets last night with a stronger than expected print of 0.2% QoQ vs. 0% expected. Rate cut expectations continued to build ahead of the meeting with rates markets pricing around an 85% chance of the RBNZ easing at their next meeting. Reduced pet...

2016-10-18 James Harte Read more
BOJ

The ANZ business confidence index released last week muted the NZD/USD trend, keeping it in a narrow range sideways at the end of the week. The reading came in 23, surpassing the prior tick of 14.6. Also, ANZ's activity outlook turned out 32%. For what regards the greenback, repatriation flows will continue to offer support, especially with the ...

2015-12-21 Kira Vessiari Read more
Market news

The US dollar and capital markets have apparently lost their appeal, especially before a hot weekend in Athens. Despite the somewhat disappointing Non-Farm Payrolls yesterday (223k), the falling Average Hourly Earnings (0.0%), the increased Unemployment Claims (281k) and the declining Factory Orders (-0.1%), the data does little to change the ou...

2015-07-06 Orbex Read more