New Zealand Dollar Under Pressure as Trade Wars Escalate

The Pound has moved higher against the New Zealand Dollar this week although this is more to do with New Zealand Dollar weakness rather than Sterling strength. The ongoing trade war stemming from China...

Kiwi dollar slightly weaker as GDP fails to promote rate hike expectations…

With the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in a fairly neutral state of late as markets try to anticipate their next move, will it be higher or lower on their interest rate? Yesterday's GDP...

New Zealand dollar at the mercy of global events!

The main driver on the New Zealand dollar at present is the Trade Wars which we are seeing driver the Kiwi lower, there is currently speculation Trump may announce up to $200bn of tariffs...

New Zealand Dollar boosted as AUD comes under pressure, where to next for NZD...

The New Zealand Dollar is benefiting off the back of Aussie Dollar weakness at the moment. Investors and traders have been selling the Aussie Dollar as the trade war heats up between the US...

Positive UK Retail Sales give the Pound a boost vs the New Zealand Dollar

The New Zealand Dollar has remained in a very tight range recently against the Pound even though there is a huge amount of news coming out from the political scene at the moment. The EU...
British Politics and the influence on the New Zealand Dollar

Important news to drive NZD exchange rates!

The New Zealand dollar is now at risk of losing ground further in the future as investors gear up for the US Federal Reserve to tighten further monetary policy in the future. With interest...

Will the New Zealand Dollar continue its medium term fightback?

Back in May the New Zealand Dollar came under increasing pressure, with the Kiwi hitting its weakest levels against both the Pound and the US Dollar so far this year at the time. Since then,...

Backstop deal to impact the Pound and the New Zealand Dollar

Between them Brexit Secretary David Davis and Prime Minister Theresa May have agreed the 'customs backstop wording.' Things were getting a little heated earlier on this week with them disagreeing how the customs union would...
Will the Bank of Canada raise interest rates?

Will the Kiwi rise or fall in the coming weeks?

The New Zealand dollar has been rising as investor sentiments over the global outlook turn slightly more positive, the New Zealand dollar benefits from its status as a commodity currency paying a higher yield....
British Politics and the influence on the New Zealand Dollar

How healthy is the New Zealand economy at the moment?

The New Zealand economy is entering a period of slow growth as the economy is past its prime according to Dominick Stephens, the chief economist at Westpac bank. The economy was at its strongest...