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Weekly Overview 22 June 2017

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 22 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 22 June 2017 Thursday June 22nd 2017 In this week’s Overview we take a quick look at last week’s numbers on GDP and the current account, note the RB leaving the cash rate unchanged at 1.75% this morning but bank funding costs […]

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Weekly Overview 15 June 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 15 June 2017 Thursday June 15th 2017 This week’s Overview runs to just under 8 pages. We start by discussing National Farm Fieldays and the topic of this year’s 11.00am and 2.00pm talks to farmers in the BNZ tent – the new […]

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Weekly Overview 8 June 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 8 June 2017 Thursday June 8th 2017 This week’s Overview is short and sweet with an update to calculations made a year or so ago looking at housing shortages around the regions, and some commentary on the strong NZ dollar. Download document […]

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Weekly Overview 1 June 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 1 June 2017 Thursday June 1st 2017 This week we note how house building has plateaued in Auckland, failure of retailers in spite of strong growth in consumer spending, growth in big versus less big cities, and a strengthening in business plans […]

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Weekly Overview 18 May 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 18 May 2017 Thursday May 18th 2017 Data this week show housing turnover falling but household retail spending accelerating. We look at the numbers and consider implications for some property prices of an over-supply of sub-dividable sections in Auckland and the role […]

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Weekly Overview 4 May 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 4 May 2017 Thursday May 4th 2017 House building is growing in Auckland but at a very slow pace which will see the existing shortage get worse for the next few years – or decades. But outside Auckland and Canterbury a rapid […]

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Weekly Overview 27 April 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 27 April 2017 Thursday April 27th 2017 With the week again interrupted by a public holiday the Overview is once more a tad on the light side. All we do is discuss the migration numbers and take a look at the recent […]

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Weekly Overview 20 April 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 20 April 2017 Thursday April 20th 2017 We learnt this morning that the inflation rate has risen to 2.2%. But one key measure of core inflation still sits at just 1.6%. And with the absence of any sign of accelerating growth in […]

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Weekly Overview 6 April 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 6 April 2017 Thursday April 6th 2017 The next Overview after this one will appear on April 20. This week we take a fairly simple look at a couple of recent business sentiment surveys, and look at data reaffirming what we already […]

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Weekly Overview 30 March 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 30 March 2017 Thursday March 30th 2017 This week’s Overview is a bit of a mish mash with commentary on household debt, cows, and US fiscal policy. If you’ve got something better to do go do it as there isn’t much new […]

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Weekly Overview 9 March 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 9 March 2017 Thursday March 9th 2017 Many thanks for the messages of support received this past week. But not everyone got the main points of last week’s Overview so we go over them again. In summary….-It has become harder to buy […]

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Weekly Overview 23 February 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 23 February 2017 Thursday February 23rd 2017 Statistics New Zealand this week released updated projections of population growth for NZ regions and local authority areas out to 2043. Almost all areas have seen improvements on the back of higher net immigration flows, […]

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Weekly Overview 26 January 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 26 January 2017 Thursday January 26th 2017 Welcome to the first Weekly Overview for 2017. Like everyone else is doing currently we take a look at what is happening in the United States and postulate the relevance for ourselves. We also look […]

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Weekly Overview 15 December 2016

By   /  December 15, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 15 December 2016

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 15 December 2016 This website has been provided for general information only. Although every effort has been made to ensure the information on this website is accurate the contents should not be relied upon or used as a basis for entering into […]

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Weekly Overview 8 December 2016

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 8 December 2016 Thursday December 8th 2016 The Overview is short at just three pages this week as we head into the Christmas break. We mention the good fiscal numbers announced by NZ Treasury this afternoon then note the easing in the […]

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Weekly Overview 10 November 2016

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 10 November 2016 Thursday November 10th 2016 This week we do what everyone else on the planet is doing and make some comments about the win for Donald Trump in the US Presidential election. Our conclusion is that the economic impact on […]

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Weekly Overview 3 November 2016

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 3 November 2016 Thursday November 3rd 2016 This week has brought lots of positive news for our economy in the form of strong 1.4% jobs growth during the September quarter, strong business sentiment plus investment and employment intentions, and a sharp jump […]

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Weekly Overview 27 October 2016

By   /  October 28, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 27 October 2016

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 27 October 2016 Friday October 28th 2016 Nothing much to look at this week – just some comments about how this period of Baby Boomers hitting 65 is not producing the changes people have wrung their hands about for decades. Asset prices […]

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Weekly Overview 20 October 2016

By   /  October 20, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 20 October 2016

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 20 October 2016 Thursday October 20th 2016 Some people have postulated a war between the generations centred around the housing market. Sounds exciting, but it ignores the fact that no Baby Boomer lobbied the government and Reserve Bank to engineer a return […]

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Weekly Overview 6 October 2016

By   /  October 6, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 6 October 2016

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 6 October 2016 This website has been provided for general information only. Although every effort has been made to ensure the information on this website is accurate the contents should not be relied upon or used as a basis for entering into […]

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