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UPDATE2: Dick Smith receivers hope to sell business

Tuesday, 5 January 2016, 1:53 pm | Businesswire

UPDATE2: Dick Smith receivers hope to sell business as going concern, say NZ unit profitable More >>

UPDATE: Dick Smith couldn't find alternative funding in time

Tuesday, 5 January 2016, 12:27 pm | Businesswire

UPDATE: Dick Smith couldn't find alternative funding in time to buy inventory, banks pulled support More >>

NZ dollar starts 2016 weaker as China, Middle East weigh

Tuesday, 5 January 2016, 8:40 am | Businesswire

Jan. 5 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar has started the new year weaker as concerns about the Chinese economy and heightened tensions in the Middle East prompted investors to sell higher risk assets. More >>

NZ dollar weakens as traders bank profits heading into Xmas

Thursday, 24 December 2015, 8:42 am | Businesswire

Dec. 24 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar weakened overnight as traders who had benefited from its recent strength took profits in the absence of any data likely to push it higher heading into the Christmas holiday period. More >>

2015 IN REVIEW: More modest NZ stock market returns

Wednesday, 23 December 2015, 2:23 pm | Businesswire

Dec. 23 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's benchmark stock index is heading for its smallest annual gain in four years, in a year led by low interest rates rather than strong company news. More >>

Direct flights drive jump in Asian tourists in November

Wednesday, 23 December 2015, 12:09 pm | Businesswire

Dec. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Visitors from China led a jump in Asian arrivals through Auckland International Airport in November, confirming government figures that show New Zealand is becoming a more popular destination as airlines add capacity. More >>

China cements top position as NZ export destination in Nov

Wednesday, 23 December 2015, 12:03 pm | Businesswire

Dec. 23 (BusinessDesk) - China cemented its position as New Zealand's top export destination in November, as increased shipments of milk powder, butter and beef to Asia's largest economy contrasted with a decline in crude oil sales to Australia. More >>

NZ dollar hits 2-month high as investors shun greenback

Wednesday, 23 December 2015, 8:45 am | Businesswire

Dec. 23 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar touched a two-month high in illiquid trading heading into the Christmas holiday period as investors shun the greenback. More >>

Vista renegotiates sale agreement with VCL

Tuesday, 22 December 2015, 10:59 am | Businesswire

Dec. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Vista Group International, the cinema software and analytics firm, has renegotiated its agreement with Virtual Concepts (VCL) and increased its deferred consideration payment by up to $900,000. More >>

NZ dollar advances as weaker US data weighs on greenback

Tuesday, 22 December 2015, 8:42 am | Businesswire

Dec. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar advanced in light trading heading into the Christmas holiday period, after weaker US economic data weighed on the greenback. More >>

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise as A2 soars; Ebos, gains

Monday, 21 December 2015, 5:40 pm | Businesswire

Dec. 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose as A2 Milk Co extended its rally to a new record, Ebos Group and Infratil gained and Mighty River Power fell. More >>

NZ net migrants reach all-time high 63,700 in boom November

Monday, 21 December 2015, 11:35 am | Businesswire

NZ net migrants reach all-time high 63,700 in boom November year for travel More >>

NZ consumer confidence rises in Dec on low interest rates

Monday, 21 December 2015, 10:29 am | Businesswire

NZ consumer confidence rises in December on low interest rates, though nervousness remains for future More >>

Abano meets guidance with first-half earnings

Monday, 21 December 2015, 10:04 am | Businesswire

Dec. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Abano Healthcare, the listed medical and dental centre investor, posted first-half profit that met its guidance after the sale of its pathology and orthotics businesses a year earlier. More >>

NZ dollar gains as weaker US data reinforces rate track

Monday, 21 December 2015, 8:44 am | Businesswire

NZ dollar gains as weaker US economic data reinforces gradual path of future Fed hikes More >>

A2 raises FY earnings forecast on high demand for formula

Friday, 18 December 2015, 9:07 am | Businesswire

Dec. 18 (BusinessDesk) - A2 Milk Co, which markets milk with a protein variant said to have health benefits, raised its annual earnings forecast, citing better-than-expected sales of its a2 Platinum-branded infant formula. More >>

NZ dollar declines on greenback strength following Fed hike

Friday, 18 December 2015, 8:31 am | Businesswire

Dec. 18 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar declined amid greenback strength after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and kept its outlook for further hikes next year intact. More >>

Fed unlikely to derail equity markets, weaken NZ dollar

Thursday, 17 December 2015, 1:08 pm | Businesswire

Fed unlikely to derail equity markets, weaken NZ dollar given risks to US rate-hike track More >>

NZ dollar declines after Fed hikes rates, retains outlook

Thursday, 17 December 2015, 8:47 am | Businesswire

Dec. 17 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade and kept its outlook for future hikes on track. More >>

Vector shareholders overwhelmingly back sale of gas assets

Wednesday, 16 December 2015, 3:24 pm | Businesswire

Dec. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Shareholders in Vector, the gas and electricity distributor, have voted overwhelmingly to sell its gas transmission and distribution assets outside Auckland to Australian investor First State Funds for $952.2 million. More >>

 

 

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