Articles tagged Nick Tuffley

The Reserve Bank's strong comments in its OCR decision about the potential for the "unsustainable and unjustified" New Zealand dollar to fall significantly is being interpreted by some economists as a warning of imminent intervention to sell the currency lower, possibly within days.

Reserve Bank lending figures for October show its high LVR policy has had little impact yet on overall lending going into the housing market as a surge of sub-80% lending more than offsets any reduction in mortgages with LVRs over 80%.