ANZ Investments Welcomes KiwiSaver Report

Press Release – ANZ Bank

ANZ Investments today endorsed comments by the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) about the need to ensure KiwiSaver members were well-informed so they could make the right decisions when transferring their KiwiSaver savings. Read more »

Sharp Grows Presence in Hawkes Bay

Press Release – Sharp

Today, Sharp Corporation of New Zealand announced the expansion of its direct Document Solutions Business into the Hawkes Bay region, purchasing the business assets of Tritech Office Technology Solutions in Hastings. Read more »

Competition Between Providers for Customers’ Kiwisaver Funds

Press Release – NZFMA

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is calling on KiwiSaver providers to put the interests of customers first, as the amount of money transferred, by customers changing their KiwiSaver scheme, has almost doubled in a year. Read more »

Corporate sector sees cash flowing

Press Release – Dun and Bradstreet

Businesses in New Zealand are experiencing a cash flow boost from the countrys strong economic performance, with the average time taken for invoices to be paid falling to the fastest second quarter level on record. Read more »

Emirates, Angola agree to partnership

Press Release – PPR New Zealand

Emirates and the Republic of Angola announce strategic airline partnership in respect of TAAG Linhas Areas De Angola Read more »

Marlborough’s finest comes to Auckland city

Press Release – Cloudy Bay

Cloudy Bay are giving wine enthusiasts the chance to experience a slice of Marlboroughs finest in Auckland city with the launch of Cloudy Bay Wine Bar @ The Foodstore from 1st October 2014. The new outdoor space overlooking the waterfront, invites guests … Read more »

Asia Pacific Superyachts NZ Signs on with Coast NZ

Press Release – Asia Pacific Superyachts NZ

Asia Pacific Superyachts NZ have signed on as Agents for COAST NZ, reports Duthie Lidgard, managing director of APS NZ. Read more »

FMA warns New Zealanders to steer clear of General Equity

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 30 (BusinessDesk) – The Financial Markets Authority has warned New Zealanders to exercise “extreme caution” when dealing with building society General Equity and has ordered the company to display the regulator’s warning on its website. Read more »

Commission to consider consumer pharmaceuticals merger

Press Release – Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has received an application from GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) seeking clearance to acquire Novartis AGs consumer healthcare pharmaceutical business. Read more »

Dwelling consents growth slowing

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The trend for the number of new dwellings consented is at its highest level since August 2007, but the rate of growth is slowing, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

Derceto purchased by French company

Press Release – Beca Group

A technology startup born out of professional services consultancy Beca has taken the next step in its growth. Read more »

Firms stick to steady as she goes on jobs front, survey says

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 30 (BusinessDesk) – Nearly two-thirds of employers intend keeping headcount steady this quarter, according to the latest Hudson quarterly report on employment trends. Read more »

Maori values make the difference for business futures

Press Release – Federation Of Maori Authorities

The Federation of Maori Authorities Annual National Conference has highlighted connection and collaboration as critical factors for Maori business success moving forward. The three day conference, held in Whanganui, included a number of presentations which … Read more »

Premliminary issues – Connor’s application to acquire Acuity

Press Release – Commerce Commission

The Commission has published a statement of preliminary issues relating to an application from Connor Healthcare Limited seeking clearance to acquire all the shares in Acuity Health Group Limited that it does not presently own. Read more »

Fonterra considers equity fund as part of Farms Source launch

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) – Fonterra Cooperative Group may establish an Equity Partners’ Fund that would source capital from investors for farmers in New Zealand and Australia. Read more »

Turners board backs takeover bid

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) – The independent directors of Turners Group NZ, formerly Turners Auctions, are backing an offer to take over the car auction firm, which is at the bottom of an independent adviser’s valuation range. Read more »

Industry’s best are named in New Zealand DIVAs

Press Release – Infotools

Colleen Ryan, Danica Atkins, Alister Hitchcock and Leigha Selby of TRA are winners of the New Zealand Data Insight Innovation Award (DIVA). Results were announced at the Research Effectiveness Awards 2014, a black tie event hosted on 26 September … Read more »

NZ dollar declines on upbeat US growth, RBNZ FX stats loom

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar fell to a fresh one-year low as the greenback advanced after a report showed US economic growth accelerated at the fastest rate since late 2011, amid speculation the Reserve Bank may have intervened … Read more »

CORRECT: Who’s on Location goes looking for cash

Article – BusinessDesk

Sept. 26 (BusinessDesk) – Wellington visitor management software firm WhosonLocation is looking to raise up to $3 million in private equity as it seeks the next phase of growth since it launched five years ago. Read more »

Port of Taranaki profit jumps 57% as oil drives record sales

Article – BusinessDesk

Port of Taranaki profit jumps 57% after record revenue on offshore oil and gas exploration Read more »

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