• NZD Higher As RBNZ Defies Market Expectations

    RBNZ Bucks The Trend At a time when global central banks are increasingly guiding markets and signalling forthcoming moves, the RBNZ is increasingly become a difficult bank to anticipate. In August, the RBNZ caught traders off-guard when, against expectations of a near-certain 25 basis point rate cut, they lowered rates by a huge 50 basis […]

  • Softer Outlook For NZD Economy

    The release of the NZIER’s Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion suggests an increased likelihood that we could see negative rates in New Zealand at some point in the future. Currently, the RBNZ projects that the level of rate cuts and fiscal easing in play will be enough to fuel a pickup in economic growth, taking […]

  • NZD Rocked By Surprise .50% RBNZ Rate Cut!

    Perhaps the recent USD experience in reaction to the Fed’s latest rate cut was a learning curve for the RBNZ. At its August meeting held overnight, the bank was widely expected to cut rates, with a .25% cut priced in. However, the RBNZ took markets by surprise as it announced a .50% rate cut, sending […]

  • The US economy is ready for a strong NFP report

    The dollar took an offensive position on Wednesday, as investors waited for bullish comments from the FED. Meanwhile the New Zealand Dollar has been saved by a strong labor market report.

  • Markets events of next week

    Take a look at what the financial markets might have in store for you next week!

  • NZD/USD fell to the lowest level of the year

    The RBNZ leaves the rate unchanged, as in Australia, finding a balance in the interest rates is a big headache for the RBA, as the real estate market boom spurs prices growth.

  • Key market takeaways for the upcoming week

    Take a look at our list of all the important events that are due to next week. Find out the ones your trading strategy could benefit from.

  • Global coverage of important economic events

    Next week bounds to bring some important news on Wednesday, be sure to keep an eye on the economic data, as the trends might change overnight.

  • Is the European Union viable and needed?

    Tired of waiting for Trump investors sell off the Dollar, as the RBNZ stands pat on policy. There are unexpected threats that pose risks to the financial stability of the Eurozone. Will the union stay strong after the polls in the main countries?

  • Key economic data you need track in upcoming week

    See how the market changes and shifts with these economic events. Don’t miss out!

  • Key market-moving events of the week

    Find out the key market-moving events to watch for in the coming week

  • Worldwide economic expansion is set for 2017

    The Dollar renews advances together with Oil, as investors seem to bet on worldwide economic expansion in 2017.

  • Dollar is dominating the market

    Market performance suggests trading volumes are limited ahead of the Christmas holidays. The Dollar trades with a little change against other major currencies.

  • Noteworthy economic events in the upcoming week

    Find the most crucial economic events that happen next week and benefit from them!

  • Euro recoils on positive inflation data

    The European currency staged a rebound after surrendering to the pressure from Dollar, sending the currency to a 13-years low.