Equities shrug off trade tariff tensions

Is the negotiating table being dusted off? Was it a storm in teacup? Equity markets across Asia shrugged off yesterday’s post-tariff announcement weakness and are trading in the black through the Asian session. Nikkei225 rose…

Kiwi slides on dovish RBNZ meeting

RBNZ to keep expansionary rate climate At today’s monetary policy meeting, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand opted to keep its official cash rate (OCR) unchanged at 1.75%, a move that had been unanimously expected…