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Westpac’s research portal Westpac IQ gives access to reports from our economists and strategists in New Zealand and around the world.

Westpac’s market leading New Zealand Economics Team publish regular updates on the economy, agriculture, politics and financial markets, as well as providing unique research into individual industries and economic issues that helps customers to make informed decisions. This in-depth information can be accessed online, or by signing up to Westpac IQ to receive reports by email.

Economic reports from Westpac IQ


Economic research & market strategy

Economic research, strategy and forecasts direct from our specialists.

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Economic & financial forecasts

Our latest economic and financial forecasts and Quarterly Economic Overview.

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Video updates

Watch our bite-sized video updates on the New Zealand economy and markets.

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Our economics and strategy team

Our team of economists and market strategists has extensive local and global experience.

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Economic reports archive

A library of previous economic updates and publications.

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Market rates & charts

Foreign exchange rate, interest rate, carbon and equity index charts direct from Westpac Institutional Bank (WIB)

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All opinions, statements and analysis expressed are based on information current at the time of writing from sources which Westpac believes to be authentic and reliable. Westpac issues no invitation to anyone to rely on this information current t time of writing and intends by this statement to exclude liability, to the extent permitted by law, for any such opinion, statement and analysis. The content of this material is a guide only. It does not take into account your personal financial situation and goals. You should obtain independent professional advice.