Sep 22, 2016

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) today has left the official cash rate (OCR) on hold at 2%.

RBNZ governor Graeme Wheeler made the below statement this morning, hinting that further policy easing may be necessary down the track.

Sep 19, 2016

Markets are expected to remain choppy in the lead-up to this week's much awaited meeting of the US Federal Reserve.

A more than two-month stretch of calm came crashing to an end this month as fears emerged that America's central bank may announce a rate hike on Thursday (NZ time).

Sep 12, 2016

Chocolate scientist Hayleigh Curtis is the latest to join a select group of people who have had their taste-buds insured.

Aug 31, 2016

Bloomberg) -- New Zealand’s central bank doesn’t expect that zero interest rates will be required to combat low inflation, Assistant Governor John McDermott said.

Aug 11, 2016

The Reserve Bank has today reduced the official cash rate (OCR) by 25 basis points bringing it down to 2%.

Reserve Bank Governor Graeme Wheeler hasn't ruled out further cuts ahead, saying in a statement that monetary policy will continue to be accommodative.