September 10, 2018

The NZ Dollar Tumbles as Trade War Intensifies

A number of factors have caused the NZ Dollar to plummet this week, further US tariffs on Chinese goods have seen the NZ Dollar Tumble to levels not seen since 2016 against the US Dollar. The increased tariff plans have also seen the safe haven currencies such as the Yen and Swiss Franc capitalise. US-China […]
May 16, 2018
Reserve Bank of New Zealand

RBNZ Keeps Rates Steady – Offering No Forward Guidance on NZ Dollar

Unsurprisingly the Reserve Bank of New Zealand kept rates on hold again, making the 19th consecutive interest rate decision without a change. The last coming back in November 2016 when rates were reduced from 2.00% to the current historic low interest rate of 1.75%, in turn seeing the USD to NZ Dollar exchange rate weaken.