IoD chief executive Simon Arcus

Director sentiment report shows cautious optimism

Mon 16 Nov 1

Not enough good quality capable labour is the biggest worry on New Zealand company directors’ minds. With Special audio feature.

NZIER deputy chief executive John Ballingall

TPP shows net benefit for countries dominated by SMEs

Fri 6 Nov

SMEs get their own section in the vast 30-chapter document.

NZIER economist Christina Leung

Kiwi dollar plummets against Aussie – expect further drops

Thu 5 Nov 1

The cherry on top of this cross rate cake was yesterday’s Australian retail sale figures.


NZIER economist Christina Leung says the RBNZ won't cut the OCR below 2.5%

Westpac senior economist Michael Gordon

Economist forecasts return to 3% GDP growth

Tue 3 Nov 1

But it looks as though the economy will be tested before the forecast figure is achieved.


Westpac senior economist Michael Gordon discusses his reasoning for picking GDP to rebound to 3% on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.

Lower interest rate for longer

Fri 23 Oct

New Zealand’s official cash rate is poised to stay lower for longer, according to experts.


NZIER senior economist Christina Leung

Lower inflation and interest rates the new norm

Wed 14 Oct 4

An expert says he expects inflation to be approximately 1.2% over the next 10 years.


Harbour Asset Management director of fixed income Mark Brown talks about inflation on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.


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