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How Can Investors Manage Investments In High Inflation?

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 8:50 pm | Kalkine

Summary The inflation surpassed analysts’ expectations in the September 2021 quarter. Investments in equity, bonds and debt-related instruments become extremely volatile during inflationary times, making investors cautious of their investment choices. ... More >>

Three Factors Shoring Up Confidence In The NZ Economy’s Revival From Virus Crisis

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 6:39 am | Kalkine

Economic revival from the pandemic has taken diverse shapes across nations, making global recovery an asymmetric one. Moving against the tide, New Zealand has displayed exceptional resilience against the pandemic by staying extra vigilant and controlling ... More >>

Seven Mistakes To Avoid In Stock Investing

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 8:37 pm | Kalkine

Summary Novice investors often face difficulty in understanding the ebbs and flow of the stock market, which results in some common investing mistakes. Investors can minimise the risk of loss by staying vigilant and learning from the experience of ... More >>

What Can NZ Do To Cool Off Its Property Market?

Thursday, 7 October 2021, 8:43 pm | Kalkine

Summary Rising affordability concerns continue to affect New Zealand’s housing market, with a significant proportion of first-time buyers lying below the curve. Tried and tested policies can be modified to build a strategic approach that does ... More >>

How Can Homebuyers Navigate Their Way Through A Competitive Housing Market?

Monday, 4 October 2021, 6:30 am | Kalkine

Summary In a competitive housing market, more people are willing to purchase a property than houses available for sale. Vigilant and smart buyers should stand out from a crowd of prospective home buyers to lock in a suitable deal with a seller. Being ... More >>

How Are Interest Rate Expectations Taking Shape In The NZ Economy?

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 7:04 am | Kalkine

Summary Record-low interest rates have been holding firm ground amid growing concerns around the pandemic for more than a year now. Low-interest rates primarily spurred buying activity in the property sector, giving upside momentum to the economy. The ... More >>

Five Ways To Up Your Investment Game In The COVID-19 Era

Friday, 24 September 2021, 8:11 pm | Kalkine

Investing in the COVID-19 scenario has been a game of constant re-investing, which continues to demand high vigilance from investors. The stock market crash of March 2020 saw indices plummeting to all-time lows, with all expectations going for a toss ... More >>

Three Factors Highlighting NZ Economic Recovery From Virus Crisis

Tuesday, 21 September 2021, 5:47 am | Kalkine

Summary New Zealand has caught the attention of experts across the globe due to its resounding recovery journey yet again. Many have started speculating if the current flourishing economic indicators could warrant a rate hike in the coming months. Major ... More >>

Seven Reasons Why You Should Invest In Forex Trading

Tuesday, 14 September 2021, 5:38 am | Kalkine

Summary Forex trading can be daunting for new entrants as most traders often overlook the multiple advantages offered by this market. Traders often consider the currency market to be a risky playfield due to the volatile nature of currencies. Despite ... More >>

How Are Housing Prices Expected To Take Shape Post Lockdown?

Friday, 10 September 2021, 5:54 am | Kalkine

Summary With the New Zealand economy re-opening for commercial activity, property sector players are dubious about how the prices would pan out. In the coming months, potential changes in government stimulus and monetary support could change the demand-supply ... More >>

How Can Small Businesses Wipe Out Debt In The COVID-19 Era?

Monday, 6 September 2021, 6:31 am | Kalkine

Among the worst affected by the COVID-19 crisis have been small business owners who continue to battle deepening losses alongside a rising debt burden. The slower economic activity prompted local business owners to turn to government subsidies ... More >>

Five Risk Management Strategies For Active Traders In The COVID-19 Era

Thursday, 2 September 2021, 5:35 am | Kalkine

Summary The present circumstances have created a need for active risk management on the part of traders and investors. It seems essential for the modern investor to be well-versed with investment options and appropriate risk minimising measures. ... More >>

How Is The NZ Government Supporting Businesses Amid Fresh COVID-19 Outbreak?

Friday, 27 August 2021, 4:35 pm | Kalkine

Summary Amid ongoing lockdown restrictions, small businesses have experienced massive financial constraints while facing emotional strains. The government schemes centred around fixed cost payments and employee wage distribution have been helping to ensure ... More >>

Five ways small businesses can strengthen financial footing

Monday, 23 August 2021, 3:31 pm | Kalkine

While possessing and operating a small business appears incredibly exhilarating and rewarding, it is not all glitz and glamour. Small business owners need to overcome various challenges while starting, running, and growing a business. One such imperative ... More >>

Want To Build A Good Investment Portfolio? Here Are Some Valuable Tips

Saturday, 21 August 2021, 6:23 am | Kalkine

Summary An investment portfolio refers to the basket of different assets and securities held by an investor. Each investor must carefully consider their financial constraints as well as future goals before formulating an investment portfolio. Removing volatility ... More >>

Five Reasons Why The Commercial Property Can Be A Good Bet For Investment

Tuesday, 17 August 2021, 6:04 am | Kalkine

Summary Real estate prices have been on the rise, with commercial property prices also surpassing their daily average. Commercial property offers several advantages to investors over residential properties in the form of higher income and better ... More >>

Scan Through Three Green Shoots Gleaming In The NZ Economy

Friday, 13 August 2021, 6:28 pm | Kalkine

Summary • New Zealand’s economic recovery from the pandemic has been one of the fastest in the world, owing to the country’s swift containment of the virus. • Economic indicators like electronic card transactions, unemployment rates and ... More >>

Five Reasons Why ESG Investing Is Crucial For Investment

Wednesday, 11 August 2021, 7:12 pm | Kalkine

Summary • ESG investing involves evaluating companies based on environmental empathy, social responsibility, and overall governance. • ESG investing has become a crucial metric in today’s times when global organisations are striving to promote a sustainable ... More >>

How Can Investors Manage Interest Rate Risk?

Friday, 6 August 2021, 8:17 pm | Kalkine

Summary Interest rate risk can arise for investors holding fixed-income instruments or stock market investments that are sensitive to interest rate fluctuations. Firms holding debt with a floating interest rate can suffer losses when interest rates ... More >>

Is It Time For The Bitcoin Bull Run To Return In The Market?

Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 6:14 am | Kalkine

Summary • The beloved cryptocurrency has seen high levels of volatility over recent days, with its value rising above US$41K on the first day of August. • The recent price movement in Bitcoin is not something out of the ordinary for crypto enthusiasts. ... More >>