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HiFX Morning Update, December 15, 2017

Friday, 15 December 2017, 8:36 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.7005 (mid-rate) this morning. Although the NZD rallied initially after the U.S. Fed hiked rates 0.25% to 1.5% yesterday at 8am, the Kiwi failed to kick on overnight and starts this morning only a fraction higher against the USD, ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 14, 2017

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 10:01 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6991 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD has put in another strong performance ahead of this morning’s long awaited FOMC statement. Earlier this morning the USD came under pressure after the US Labour Department CPI data report showed ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 7:49 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6916 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD has been the strongest performing of the G10 currencies. The NZD rallied following the announcement that Adrian Orr has been appointed as the Reserve Bank Governor effective from 27 March ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 8, 2017

Friday, 8 December 2017, 8:42 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6846 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZDUSD has traded a 90 point or 1.3% range this week and opens this morning modestly lower than Monday’s open. The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 7, 2017

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 8:21 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6871 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD has traded tight ranges against the majority of its rivals, as the AUD and CAD underperform. The AUD is trading lower against all its rivals after yesterday’s Q3 GDP fell short of market expectations. ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 8:19 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6881 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD is tracking higher this morning, as is in fact the best performing G10 currency over the past 24 hours. The NZD rallied yesterday afternoon after interim Reserve Bank Governor Grant Spencer ... More >>

HiFX Data Update - RBNZ Governor speech

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 2:11 pm | HiFX

The Reserve Bank Interim Governor Grant Spencer has just delivered a speech titled “Low inflation and its implications for monetary policy.” More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 8:25 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6844 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD has struggled overnight, losing ground against all its rivals. This afternoon RBNZ acting Governor Grant Spencer is due to give a speech titled ‘low inflation and its implications for monetary ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, December 4, 2017

Monday, 4 December 2017, 8:40 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6872 (mid-rate) this morning. Markets were rocked on Friday by news that the former US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn had pled guilty to lying to the FBI, and that he is cooperating with prosecutors in the investigation ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 30, 2017

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 8:35 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6891 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD drifted lower following the release of the RBNZ financial stability report, those hoping for a road map outlining the full removal of the LVR’s were left disappointed after RBNZ announced a modest ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 8:15 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6911 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD has started the week on the front foot, up circa 0.55 on the majority of its rivals. The NZDUSD traded to a two week high reaching 0.6925 before better than expected new home sales helped ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 27, 2017

Monday, 27 November 2017, 8:11 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6875 (mid-rate) this morning. Talk of a renewed coalition between Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU/CSU conservatives and the centre-left Social Democrats along with strengthening German business confidence has seen the EUR surge higher. ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 24, 2017

Friday, 24 November 2017, 8:33 am | HiFX

A quiet night in the financial markets as the US Banks were closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day. The NZDUSD has traded a 110 point or 1.6% range this week, with the Kiwi trending higher, all four days. More >>

NZ 3Q Retail Sales Release

Thursday, 23 November 2017, 11:24 am | HiFX

NZ Retail numbers for 3Q have just been released. The data came in mixed: Adjusted Retail Sales Volume (3Q) +0.2% (Consensus +0.1%) Adjusted (Core) Retail Sales Value +0.1% (Consensus +0.25%) Q2 figures were revised higher to 1.8% from 1.7%. The total ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 23, 2017

Thursday, 23 November 2017, 9:05 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD moved higher this morning after the release of the latest US Federal Reserve Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes. Many Fed officials saw a rate increase near-term, however many were concerned about weakening inflation and when it would rebound. ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 8:17 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6832 (mid-rate) this morning. Surprisingly, and following a fourth consecutive fall in dairy prices the NZD along with the AUD have outperformed all their major rivals. The fall in global dairy prices continued this morning with ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 20, 2017

Monday, 20 November 2017, 8:26 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6810 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD under performed on Friday losing ground against all its rivals with the NZDUSD trading below 0.6800 for the first time since June 2016. Further weakness in commodity prices, with the CRB index ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 17, 2017

Friday, 17 November 2017, 8:56 am | HiFX

The USD strengthened overnight after the US House of Representatives passed a comprehensive package of tax cuts for individuals, families and companies. More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 17, 2017

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 8:23 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6875 (mid-rate) this morning. Commodity linked currencies including the NZD continue to underperform. The AUD has been the big mover over the past 24 hours, losing ground against all its rivals following yesterday’s disappointing ... More >>

HiFX Morning Update, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 8:28 am | HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.6897 (mid-rate) this morning. Commodity linked currencies including the NZD have started the week on the back foot. The British pound has been the poorest performer of the majors as political uncertainty continues to weigh on the currency. ... More >>

 

 

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