New Zealand data from ANZ

  • Business confidence 24.5, prior 27.9
  • Activity outlook 38.4, prior 42.4 (at 42.4 it was at its highest since July of 2014)

ANZ also monitor inflation expectations, unchanged at 1.44% for the year ahead

ANZ add that according to their composite confidence indicator, GDP growth is expected at 3.5% for next year


No sign of the private inflation gauge data from Australia (Melbourne Institute, October)