Clean Bowled Or In The Terraces for Six? – Getting Your Interest Rates Right
Have you got your interest rate strategy right over the past 1, 5 or 10 years or do you feel like you have been bowled out by picking it wrong? Everyone seems to have their way of doing it, some base it on the morning star signs others on complex excel spreadsheets which they have tracked for years.
The original post started with a very tedious explanation of short term interest rates being driven by the RBNZ and the domestic economy and fixed rates over 3 years being driven by the US economy and the global outlook. Having just condensed four paragraphs into one sentence I can now provide some practical hints for you.