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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ employment confidence rises in September, wage expectations still low12 months continue to linger well below average levels and are only a touch abo
NZ employment confidence rises in September, wage expectations still low
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 hours ago
12 months continue to linger well below average levels and are only a touch above the all-time low reached late last year," Westpac Banking Corp senior economist Anne Boniface said in her report. The lack of wage growth was due to a combination of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ dollar falls to 4-week low as traders increase bets for rate cut in Novemberlocal calendar and likely softer USD should help it steady above 72 USc," said
NZ dollar falls to 4-week low as traders increase bets for rate cut in November
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
local calendar and likely softer USD should help it steady above 72 USc," said Imre Speizer, senior market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. By year-end there was "a case for a correction towards 70 cents if the Fed tightens in December as we... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ employment confidence rises in September12 months continue to linger well below average levels and are only a touch abo
NZ employment confidence rises in September
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
12 months continue to linger well below average levels and are only a touch above the all-time low reached late last year," Westpac Banking Corp senior economist Anne Boniface said in her report. The lack of wage growth was due to a combination of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar falls to four-week lowlocal calendar and likely softer US dollar should help it steady above 72USc,"
NZ dollar falls to four-week low
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 hours ago
local calendar and likely softer US dollar should help it steady above 72USc," Imre Speizer, senior market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp, said. By year end there was "a case for a correction towards 70USc if the Fed tightens in December as... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares fall ahead of Fed, Reserve Bank announcementsbiggest gainers were the dual-listed banks, with Australia and New Zealand Bank
NZ shares fall ahead of Fed, Reserve Bank announcements
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
biggest gainers were the dual-listed banks, with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group up 2.4 percent to $28.22 and Westpac Banking Corp advancing 1.5 percent to $30.90. The S&P/ASX 200 Index had risen 0.7 percent at 5:30pm local... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stock Index falls as interest rate news awaitedbiggest gainers were the dual-listed banks, with Australia and New Zealand Bank
Stock Index falls as interest rate news awaited
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
biggest gainers were the dual-listed banks, with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group up 2.4 per cent to $28.22 and Westpac Banking Corp advancing 1.5 per cent to $30.90. Auckland International Airport rose 2.3 per cent to $7.21. The price... Read more
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NZCity
Consumer confidence lifts in third quarterquarter, while a net 15 per cent see better times over a five-year horizon, up
Consumer confidence lifts in third quarter
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
quarter, while a net 15 per cent see better times over a five-year horizon, up from 7.2 per cent three months earlier. Westpac Banking Corp acting chief economist Michael Gordon said households were feeling increasingly confident after firm... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Consumer confidence lifts in third quarter; rural least cheeryin the June quarter, while a net 15% see better times over a five-year horizon,
Consumer confidence lifts in third quarter; rural least cheery
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
in the June quarter, while a net 15% see better times over a five-year horizon, up from 7.2% three months earlier. Westpac Banking Corp acting chief economist Michael Gordon said households were feeling increasingly confident after firm... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Kiwi falls as stronger US inflation pushes greenback to two-week highthe Fed will probably wait until December before increasing rates," said Imre S
Kiwi falls as stronger US inflation pushes greenback to two-week high
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
the Fed will probably wait until December before increasing rates," said Imre Speizer, senior market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. The kiwi could yet rebound in the month ahead, pushing above 75USc "driven by good New Zealand economic... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ripple raises $55-million in venture funding, adds more banks to networkparticularly excited about what’s going on in Asia,” Larsen said in the intervi
Ripple raises $55-million in venture funding, adds more banks to network
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
particularly excited about what’s going on in Asia,” Larsen said in the interview. The other new firms are Sydney-based Westpac Banking Corp. and Melbourne-based National Australia Bank Ltd. They joined existing members Canadian Imperial Bank of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains ahead of second quarter GDP figuresbe supportive, and (Australian) employment, which could surprise either way," s
NZ dollar gains ahead of second quarter GDP figures
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 11 days ago
be supportive, and (Australian) employment, which could surprise either way," said Imre Speizer, market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. "Combine this with the NZD's slight negative momentum and we're left with a neutral outlook today, in a... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Extent of NZ retail spending fall on credit, debit cards, unexpectedafter recent strong gains, the extent of today's decline was unexpected," said
Extent of NZ retail spending fall on credit, debit cards, unexpected
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 days ago
after recent strong gains, the extent of today's decline was unexpected," said Satish Ranchhod, senior economist at Westpac Banking Corp. "However this follows strong gains over the past two months which were boosted by elevated tourist... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Retail spending on credit, debit cards falls 0.4pcafter recent strong gains, the extent of today's decline was unexpected," said
Retail spending on credit, debit cards falls 0.4pc
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
after recent strong gains, the extent of today's decline was unexpected," said Satish Ranchhod, senior economist at Westpac Banking Corp. "However this follows strong gains over the past two months which were boosted by elevated tourist... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar little changed, may gain on dairy auction expected to record stronger pricesOctober's high of US$2,824 a tonne and would be the highest since early 2015.
NZ dollar little changed, may gain on dairy auction expected to record stronger prices
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 20 days ago
October's high of US$2,824 a tonne and would be the highest since early 2015. Imre Speizer, a senior market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp, said the kiwi dollar has been testing highs of 73.50 US cents "and tonight's dairy auction may be the... Read more
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The Age
BHP sees lower prices for iron ore on new suppliesCitigroup and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of
BHP sees lower prices for iron ore on new supplies
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
Citigroup and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of the year as more supply is shipped, with Westpac Banking Corp predicting a slump below last year's low of $US38.30. After a "unique" year, the under-performance of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
BHP sees lower prices for iron ore on new suppliesCitigroup and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of
BHP sees lower prices for iron ore on new supplies
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Citigroup and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of the year as more supply is shipped, with Westpac Banking Corp predicting a slump below last year's low of $US38.30. After a "unique" year, the under-performance of... Read more
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Canberra Times
BHP sees lower prices for iron ore on new suppliesCitigroup and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of
BHP sees lower prices for iron ore on new supplies
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Citigroup and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of the year as more supply is shipped, with Westpac Banking Corp predicting a slump below last year's low of $US38.30. After a "unique" year, the under-performance of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Iron ore prices to retreat, says BHPInc. and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of the y
Iron ore prices to retreat, says BHP
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
Inc. and Morgan Stanley have flagged iron ore weakening toward the end of the year as more supply is shipped, with Westpac Banking Corp. predicting a slump below last year’s low of $38.30. After a “unique” year, the under-performance of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Investors' positive outlook on companies gives shares a liftper cent to $4.77. The dual-listed banks fell, with Australia & New Zealand Ba
Investors' positive outlook on companies gives shares a lift
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
per cent to $4.77. The dual-listed banks fell, with Australia & New Zealand Banking Group down 2.2 per cent to $27.60 and Westpac Banking Corp falling 2 per cent to $30.24. Outside the main index, Turners dropped 1 per cent to $3.02. The company... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares rise after reporting season, Nuplex gains on takeover clearancepercent to $4.77. The dual-listed banks fell, with Australia & New Zealand Ban
NZ shares rise after reporting season, Nuplex gains on takeover clearance
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 24 days ago
percent to $4.77. The dual-listed banks fell, with Australia & New Zealand Banking Group down 2.2 percent to $27.60 and Westpac Banking Corp falling 2 percent to $30.24.Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index was down 0.8 percent at 5:25 New Zealand... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains; US payrolls likely to set short-term directionall going to be about the payrolls tonight - a lottery as always," said Imre Sp
NZ dollar gains; US payrolls likely to set short-term direction
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 24 days ago
all going to be about the payrolls tonight - a lottery as always," said Imre Speizer, senior market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. "Every trader and their dog will be glued to that number and if it is more or less then they will buy... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains as greenback falls on weaker manufacturing ISM reportrecent Fed comments elevating its importance in the near term policy mix," said
NZ dollar gains as greenback falls on weaker manufacturing ISM report
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 24 days ago
recent Fed comments elevating its importance in the near term policy mix," said Imre Speizer, senior market strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. "The US dollar's weakness overnight should support the NZD in a 72.20-73.20 US cent range ahead of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia markets mostly fall but weak yen boosts Tokyoof record highs on Wall Street have boosted the US dollar's yield appeal," Sean
Asia markets mostly fall but weak yen boosts Tokyo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
of record highs on Wall Street have boosted the US dollar's yield appeal," Sean Callow, a senior currency strategist at Westpac Banking Corp. in Sydney, told Bloomberg News. "Payrolls is certainly very important, though there are strong... Read more
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NZCity
NZ shares rise, led by Warehouse and Rymanwhile Steel & Tube Holdings fell 1.3 per cent to $2.34. Fisher & Paykel Health
NZ shares rise, led by Warehouse and Ryman
NZCity / Posted 26 days ago
while Steel & Tube Holdings fell 1.3 per cent to $2.34. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corp declined 2.1 per cent to $9.67 and Westpac Banking Corp was down 1.6 per cent to $30.56. Outside the main index, Veritas fell 17 per cent to 39 cents. The... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares rise, led by Warehouse, Ryman while Orion, Chorus keep fallinghad been independently tested when they had not. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Co
NZ shares rise, led by Warehouse, Ryman while Orion, Chorus keep falling
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 26 days ago
had been independently tested when they had not. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corp declined 2.1 percent to $9.67 and Westpac Banking Corp was down 1.6 percent to $30.56. Outside the main index, Veritas fell 17 percent to 39 cents. The listed... Read more
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Canberra Times
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadirThe iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadir
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
The iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which forecasts benchmark prices may sink below last year's nadir of $US38.30 a metric ton. Faltering demand and rising supply would combine at a time when inventories at... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadirThe iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadir
Brisbane Times / Posted a month ago
The iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which forecasts benchmark prices may sink below last year's nadir of $US38.30 a metric ton. Faltering demand and rising supply would combine at a time when inventories at... Read more
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The Age
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadirThe iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadir
The Age / Posted a month ago
The iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which forecasts benchmark prices may sink below last year's nadir of $US38.30 a metric ton. Faltering demand and rising supply would combine at a time when inventories at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadirThe iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadir
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
The iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which forecasts benchmark prices may sink below last year's nadir of $US38.30 a metric ton. Faltering demand and rising supply would combine at a time when inventories at... Read more
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WA Today
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadirThe iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which
Iron ore market seen collapsing below last year's nadir
WA Today / Posted a month ago
The iron ore market is about to swoon, according to Westpac Banking Corp, which forecasts benchmark prices may sink below last year's nadir of $US38.30 a metric ton. Faltering demand and rising supply would combine at a time when inventories at... Read more
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