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European Equities Positive on Trade War Cues, US Data in Focus

September 28, 2019

US Wall Street last night saw major indices and stocks close on dovish note as whistleblower accused US President Donald Trump of pressuring Ukraine to investigate one of his co-contenders in upcoming US Presidential elections. Asian markets opened on dovish note following cues from US market and maintained dovish price action across the day with several key stocks declining to 3-week lows. At end of Asian trading session, most major markets in Asia closed on dovish note for the week. However, declines in Asian market were capped on comments from Chinese representative Mr.

New Vision for Council of Financial Regulators

August 22, 2019

The new vision aims to contribute to maximising New Zealand’s sustainable economic wellbeing through responsive and coordinated financial system regulation, and allows for a longer-term view that more effectively recognises the specific responsibilities of each agency.

Investor Confidence Stable and Improving Over Time

July 28, 2019

Investor  Confidence in New Zealand’s financial markets has remained stable over the past two years, despite volatile global markets and a focus on the culture and conduct of major financial institutions in Australia and New Zealand.

IMF Acting Managing Director Statement on Argentina

July 9, 2019

IMF staff and the Argentine authorities reached an agreement on the fourth review of the economic program supported by the Stand-By Arrangement. Subject to the approval of the Executive Board, Argentina would have access to about US$ 5.4 billion (SDR 3.9 billion).