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Fergus Hodgson

Why New Zealand does not need more inflation

Thu 11 Aug 9

The Consumer Price Index doesn't fully account for increases in the cost of living. With special feature audio.

Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen

US Fed again holds off interest rate rise – maybe next time?

Thu 29 Oct 4

Reduced market turbulence and less economic uncertainty could mean a rate increase in December.


CMC's Sheldon Slabbert breaks down the Fed's decision on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

IMF managing director Christine Lagarde

IMF sets timeline for Chinese yuan as a world reserve currency

Thu 20 Aug 8

The five-year review of global currency basket has been extended for a year.

US Attorney General Loretta Lynch

Five banks to pay $US5.6bn for manipulating markets

Thu 21 May 2

Four of the banks pleaded guilty to fixing foreign exchange trades.

John Waugh

Court case over ANZ’s role in customer's bank fraud settled

Thu 7 May

Public will never know if case would have held up.

People's Bank of China Yi Gang vice governor Yi Gang

Editor's Insight: Central banks spur turmoil in currency markets

Wed 4 Mar 2

Lessons can be learned from the failure of Japan's devaluation


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