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News on New Investments

Posted on: Sunday, April 03, 2016
Chorus Limited by Roger Kerr
Chorus Limited has announced the launch of 5-year, unsecured, unsubordinated, fixed rate note.
Posted on: Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Auckland City Council by Roger Kerr
Auckland Council is considering an offer of fixed-rate secured bonds to the public
in New Zealand and institutional investors.
Posted on: Tuesday, March 15, 2016
ANZ Bank Limited by Roger Kerr
ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited (ANZ) announced that it is making two offers of unsecured unsubordinated bonds to institutional and New Zealand retail investors.

Market Commentary

Posted on: Tuesday, April 26, 2016
It is another situation of “will he, or won’t he cut interest rates?” this week as the markets anticipate the RBNZ’s OCR review on Thursday
Posted on: Sunday, April 03, 2016
It appears that only strong GDP growth and higher inflation in the US will prompt bond investors to reduce their buying and portfolio durations.
Posted on: Monday, March 28, 2016
The RBNZ have clearly signalled that they will do another 0.25% cut in the OCR to 2.00%. The current market debate is whether that timing is late April or early June. The short-term interest rate market is pricing a 30% chance of a late April cut at this stage.