Economy

News and analysis of what's making the NZ economy tick
Stock trader Peter Tuchman monitors stock prices at the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP

Wall St up on Fed news

Wall Street's rally accelerated overnight on better-than-expected earnings and after the US Federal Reserve kept alive expectations…

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Photo / AP

Fed holds steady on rates

The Fed appears on track to raise interest rates later this year but has signaled that it wants to see further economic…

 

Dollar up on rosier Wheeler talk

The dollar has rallied after what the markets perceived as a more optimistic view of the economy from Reserve Bank Governor…