Westpac Banking Corp market strategist Imre Speizer

UPDATED: Wheeler keeps rate hikes on table even with softer outlook; Kiwi jumps

Thu 11 Dec 14 1

UPDATED: Dollar jumped as high as 78.25 USc, from 76.85c immediately before the 9am statement, and was recently trading at 78.10c.

Hudson New Zealand executive general manager Roman Rogers

AUT lecturer says OCR should be held or reduced

Tue 9 Dec 14

Academics, experts weigh in ahead ahead of the RBNZ's rate decision Thursday.

SUBSCRIBER-ONLY POLL RESULT: How soon should loan to value restrictions be removed?

Wed 12 Nov 14 2

NBR online subscribers have thrown their support behind retaining and extending loan to value restrictions.

SUBSCRIBER-ONLY POLL RESULT: How likely is the RBNZ to cut the OCR in the near future?

Fri 31 Oct 14

A majority of subscribers reckon the idea of an imminent cut in the official cash rate is Tui billboard territory.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler

'Spooked' Wheeler and the tricky exchange rate

Fri 31 Oct 14 3

Absence of any real inflation sends the Reserve Bank governor back to the monetary policy drawing board.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler

RBNZ keeps OCR at 3.5%, drops bias on higher rates; kiwi drops

Thu 30 Oct 14

OCR stays at 3.5%


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