Economic commentary

Weekly Overview

Learn more about the housing market, interest rates, and foreign economies in Tony Alexander's weekly overview. This weekly publication is designed to help Kiwi businesspeople and householders make informed financial decisions. Read the latest weekly overview – or catch up on last week's.

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Confidence Survey

Will the economy will get better, worse or stay the same over the next 12 months? Each month, our Chief Economist, Tony Alexander, asks this question to subscribers of his weekly overview. Read Tony's summary of their responses in the latest Confidence Survey – or download a past issue.

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BNZ Markets Outlook

Get the latest news on the New Zealand economy and global markets in our weekly BNZ Markets Outlook. Each issue covers a range of topics, including domestic interest rates, the foreign exchange market and upcoming events.

In this week's Markets Outlook

Monday 23 February 2015

What More Do You Want?

We have no fewer than eleven local data items and events to run through this coming week. The head and shoulders will be Friday’s (1:00pm) ANZ business survey. It will show how firms are feeling after the long break (with the previous survey dating back to December).

Read the full Markets Outlook