Wednesday, 11th April, 2018
Trade tensions between the US and China continue to dominate market sentiment, with data taking a back seat at the moment. We take a closer look at the impact of these trade tensions on equity markets of late. It’s another reasonably light week in terms of NZ data, with NZIER’s Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion the key release. Offshore, the data calendar is also fairly light and suggests the markets will continue to take most of its direction from geo-political developments rather than economic data.