Economic & financial forecasts

Our latest economic and financial forecasts and Quarterly Economic Overview.

New Zealand economic and financial forecasts

Our forecasts for the New Zealand economy, interest rates and exchange rates.

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Quarterly Economic Overview

An in-depth discussion of the economic outlook, topical issues and forecasts.

November 2018
New Zealand’s economy at present really is a case of different strokes for different folks. Auckland and Canterbury are experiencing lacklustre economies and flat or falling house prices. There is a completely different feel in some other parts of the country, where local economies are at their most buoyant in years. 

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