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NZ Dollar Bounces Around Vs Broadly Strengthening Greenback

NZ Dollar Bounces Around Vs Broadly Strengthening Greenback
Wellington, Aug 11 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar bounced around overnight in a band between about US67.20c and US67.75c, as the greenback gained for a third straight day against a basket of currencies. At 8am the NZ dollar was buying US67.59c, from US67.35c at 5pm yesterday.

Swaps With NZ Central Bank Questioned By US Lawmaker

Wellington, July 22 NZPA - Nearly three hours into a testimony before a United States House of Representatives committee by Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke in Washington on Tuesday US time came a curly question about New Zealand.

NZ Dollar Peeks Above US66c But Falls Away Quickly

NZ Dollar Peeks Above US66c But Falls Away Quickly
Wellington, July 22 NZPA - For the first time in nine months the New Zealand dollar peeked above US66c early today, but its time at that level lasted only a few minutes and it quickly fell away.

NZ Dollar Retreats From Seven-Week High, But Remains Buoyed

NZ Dollar Retreats From Seven-Week High, But Remains Buoyed
Wellington, July 21 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar retreated a little this afternoon but remained close to its seven-week high as gains on equity markets boosted demand for riskier assets such as the kiwi.

NZ Sharemarket Closes Flat While Other Markets Rise

NZ Sharemarket Closes Flat While Other Markets Rise
Wellington, June 26 NZPA - News of a worse-than-expected contraction of the New Zealand economy in the March quarter led to an under-performance of nation's stockmarket today.

NZ Sharemarket Opens Firmer

NZ Sharemarket Opens Firmer
Wellington, June 26 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket opened firmer today following an overnight rally on Wall Street. The benchmark NZSX-50 index, which gained 1.1 percent yesterday, was up 15.80 points, or 0.57 percent, to 2786.46 in the first five minutes of trading.

NZ Sharemarket Posts Gains Across The Board

NZ Sharemarket Posts Gains Across The Board
Wellington, June 25 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket posted solid gains across a broad range of shares today. The leaders were among the stocks to rise, which helped the index along, on a day in which economic data had a higher profile than corporate news.

NZ Sharemarket Up 0.5 Pct Early

NZ Sharemarket Up 0.5 Pct Early
Wellington, June 25 NZPA - Rises in leading shares helped lift the New Zealand sharemarket in early trading. Top stock Telecom gained 3c early to 261 after falling 4c yesterday, while Fletcher Building lifted 7c to 642 after dropping 6c yesterday.

NZ Dollar Reaches 3-Week High Vs Greenback

NZ Dollar Reaches 3-Week High Vs Greenback
Wellington, June 25 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar climbed to a three-week high against the greenback, then its subsequent decline was given a push by the Federal Reserve's decision on United States interest rates.

NZ Sharemarket Slips, Leading Shares Post Declines

NZ Sharemarket Slips, Leading Shares Post Declines
Wellington, June 24 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket slipped today, following on from yesterday's 1.2 percent decline. On a day in which a survey showed a rise in consumer confidence brokers said investor confidence was lacking.

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