Economy Archives - Milford Asset
Investing in changing times: Competition is now high on the President’s agenda

Alexander Whight, 03 Aug 2021

Competition and corporate consolidation. President Biden’s 2020 election campaign was relatively quiet when it came to this topic. We were…

What is concerning the bond market?

Paul Morris, 20 Jul 2021

As economies repair from the pandemic, unemployment has fallen, and inflation has risen. As key objectives for central banks, this…

Central bank policy in transition – are rate hikes on the way?

Travis Murdoch, 09 Jul 2021

As we enter the second half of the calendar year, central bank policies are entering the next phase of the…

Productivity concerns and signs of stagflation

Tom Monti, 28 Apr 2021

Much attention from financial markets has been given to inflationary indicators in global economies; inflation being a key consideration for…

Have low rates created investment bubbles? What should investors do?

Jonathan Windust, 23 Mar 2021

Lower interest rates have led to higher valuations of many company shares as investors look for alternative ways to save,…

New Zealand trade winds – which way are they blowing?

Tom Monti, 26 Nov 2020

The New Zealand Government last week announced it had signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) deal – a new…

Market takes election in its stride – for now

Frances Sweetman, 21 Oct 2020

The New Zealand share market did not bat an eyelid at last weekend’s election outcome. This is not just because…

5 reasons why this lockdown should be kinder to the share market

13 Aug 2020

  After 102 days of no community transmission, New Zealand has joined much of the rest of the world in…

Milford KiwiSaver Client Update – August 2020

Murray Harris, 05 Aug 2020

Hear from members of Milford’s team on tips for maximising your KiwiSaver and an update on how we’ve been managing…

Melbourne Lockdown Take Two

William Curtayne, 08 Jul 2020

Faced with two bad choices, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has made the difficult decision to lockdown metropolitan Melbourne for six…