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Archive for August, 2010

Less pain, but also less gain for Australasia

Article – Businesswire

August 31 (BusinessDesk) – Australasian investors have experienced less pain during the global financial crisis compared to their international counterparts, but can expect less gain as markets recover according to Russell Investments’ chief investment … Read more »

Scales Corp. unaffected by SCF receivership

Article – Businesswire

Aug. 31 (BusinessDesk) – South Canterbury Finance-controlled industrial group and apple grower, Scales Corporation Ltd, today reported a $10.1 million pre-tax operating surplus for the year to June 30, and a reassurance that it is unaffected by its majority … Read more »


Article – Businesswire

Aug. 31 (BusinessDesk) – OK, everybody take a deep breath. Underneath all the fog of commentary and arm-waving, a fairly simple thing has happened to South Canterbury Finance today. Read more »

Conference organiser challenges critics

Press Release – NZ Soil Carbon Conference

An article questioning the involvement of MAF and Agmardt at the upcoming Soil Carbon Conference at Te Papa is being described as “archaic.” Read more »

Scales Not Part Of SCF Receivership

Press Release – Scales Corporation Ltd

Scales Corporation Limited is not part of the receivership of South Canterbury Finance Limited. Scales Corporation operates autonomously from the activities of its majority shareholder, South Canterbury Finance, and its day to day operations will not be … Read more »

Federated Farmers floats Manawatu People’s Accord

Press Release – Federated Farmers

Following consultation with members of Federated Farmers, the Federation has drafted the ‘Manawatu River People’s Accord’, intended to complement the recently signed ‘Leaders’ Accord’. Read more »

TechnologyOne creates senior financial role

Press Release – TechnologyOne

31 August 2010 – TechnologyOne, a leading enterprise software solutions provider, has appointed Jennifer Johnson as its new Solutions Manager for the financial and managed services markets. Read more »

Ballance scholarships support ag industry future

Press Release – Ballance Agri-Nutrients

Students considering their career path could have their study to become part of one of the nation’s most secure industries supported as Ballance Agri-Nutrients offers up to four more scholarships valued at $4,000 a year to immediate family members … Read more »

Air New Zealand Further Boosts Regional Capacity

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is continuing to add significant capacity into its domestic operations, with more than 9,500 additional seats per week available across its regional network and main jet routes. Read more »

SCF process will take up to five years: English

Article – Businesswire

Aug. 31 (BusinessDesk) –The government expects to spend up to five years getting as much of its money back as possible from the bail-out of failed financier South Canterbury Finance Ltd., Finance Minister Bill English said today. Read more »

Keep South Canterbury in perspective: NZIER

Article – Businesswire

Aug. 31 (BusinessDesk) – The biggest danger from the South Canterbury Finance receivership is overblowing its importance to the wider economy, sparking an unnecessary impact on consumer and business confidence, says the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research’s … Read more »

Public Trust assigned first time issuer rating

Press Release – Public Trust

Public Trust today announced that it has received a first time long-term issuer rating of Aa3 with a stable outlook from Moody’s Investors Service Pty Ltd (Moody’s). Read more »

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