Reserve Bank of New Zealand — News Archive


New Zealand Dollar Weakest Major Currency During Tuesday Trading

The New Zealand dollar was the weakest major currency today, falling for the sixth straight trading session versus the US dollar and for eighth versus the euro and the extremely weak Japanese yen (which was the second weakest).

New Zealand Dollar Climbs on Risk Appetite, Economic Data

The New Zealand dollar rallied today as fears about trade wars eased as the United States and China started negotiating about a trade agreement. New Zealand macroeconomic data released overnight turned out to be better than expected, adding to the upward momentum of the currency.

NZ Dollar Mixed, Pays Little Heed to RBNZ Policy Announcement

The New Zealand dollar was mixed today, rising against some currencies and falling versus others. The kiwi paid little attention to the policy announcement from the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, trading sideways following the decision.

NZ Dollar Soft After RBNZ Meeting, Tries to Crawl Back

The New Zealand dollar started the current trading session soft following the monetary policy meeting of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand at the end of the previous session. But the currency managed to trim losses against some rivals by now and erase them outright against others.

NZ Dollar Gets Boost from Employment Data, Struggles to Keep Gains

The New Zealand dollar climbed at the start of the current trading session following the release of surprisingly good employment data at the end of the previous session. But the currency has trimmed its gains against some rivals and lost them against others by now.

NZ Dollar Extends Rally Fueled by RBNZ Governor Appointment

The New Zealand dollar extended yesterday’s rally today, rising for the third day in a row, as investors welcomed the news about the appointment of a new governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

NZ Dollar Soft Following RBNZ Policy Decision

The New Zealand dollar was flat-to-lower today following yesterday’s policy decision announced by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

NZD Lower vs. USD, Stable vs. Other Majors Ahead of RBNZ

The New Zealand dollar traded lower against its US counterpart today, but was stable against other majors. Traders were waiting for tomorrow’s policy decision of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

NZ Dollar Falls After Rally as New Government Outlines Policies

The New Zealand dollar was rather volatile during today’s otherwise calm trading. The currency rallied at first, but pulled back later after the new coalition government outlined their policies and plans.

NZ Dollar Fails to Hold Gains After RBNZ Policy Meeting

The New Zealand dollar attempted to rally during the Asian trading session but failed to hold onto gains and is trading near the opening level as of now.