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The second release by WikiLeaks of leaked documents from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement talks put the spotlight on the potential of an agreement to influence New Zealand financial and monetary policy - although both Finance Minister Bill English and Labour spokesman David Parker were sceptical about whether the deal would affect either monetary or prudential policy.

New Zealand and US negotiators at the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade talks have been in serious conflict, fighting over proposals that could limit access to affordable medicines and force ISPs to cut off internet access to illegal downloaders, according to papers leaked by US-based organisation WikiLeaks.