CBL administrators adjourn watershed meeting on stalemate

Article – BusinessDesk

May 18 (BusinessDesk) – CBL Corp’s voluntary administrators adjourned a watershed meeting today when it became clear there would be a voting stalemate on whether to put the company into liquidation or hand control back to its directors. Read more »

R&D Incentive is ‘light on detail.’

Press Release – William Buck

Commentary from Praveen Mistry, Director of Tax Services at William Buck Chartered Accountants and Advisors New Zealand. Read more »

Hellers to Review Business Growth Opportunities

Press Release – Hellers

As part of this review Hellers has commenced a review of its capital and ownership structure and has appointed independent professional advisors including Cameron Partners to assist with this process. Read more »

NZ Premium Whitebait venture sold to Maori tribe for $1.095M

Article – BusinessDesk

May 18 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand Premium Whitebait, the country’s only commercial whitebait farm, has been sold by receivers to its creditor and shareholder, the commercial investment arm of the Ngati Tahu-Ngati Whaoa tribe, for $1.095 million. Read more »

Leading analyst takes home INFINZ research award

Press Release – Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Last nights prestigious INFINZ Industry Awards celebrated excellence and leadership in New Zealands capital markets industry. Read more »

INFINZ Awards Recognises Excellence

Press Release – INFINZ

The 2018 INFINZ Awards were celebrated on Thursday 17 May at a Gala black-tie dinner at The Cordis Hotel in Auckland. A record 850 guests enjoyed an evening to celebrate excellence in the financial and capital markets eco-system in New Zealand. Read more »

Five-time NZ Dealmaker of the Year – Pip Greenwood

Press Release – Russell McVeagh

Russell McVeagh’s Pip Greenwood was named NZ Dealmaker of the Year at last night’s Australasian Law Awards held in Sydney. Read more »

GMT sells VXV office portfolio to focus on industrial

Press Release – Goodman Group

Goodman (NZ) Limited, the Manager of Goodman Property Trust (GMT), is pleased to announce the sale of the VXV office portfolio to certain Blackstone funds for $635 million. Read more »

CBL drives FMA to seek clarity

Article – BusinessDesk

May 17 (BusinessDesk) – The Financial Market Authority will go to the courts for help in unpicking whether continuous disclosure rules still apply to listed companies if they enter voluntary administration. Read more »

Rationing medicines by stealth with budget announcement

Press Release – Medicines New Zealand

Big expectations from the Government today as it increases the pressure on PHARMAC to perform with its savings model. Read more »

ChristchurchNZ 2018 Budget commentary

Press Release – ChristchurchNZ

Highlights for Christchurch and Canterbury The Coalition Government has delivered on its promise to make nearly $300 million available to accelerate the Canterbury recovery: $298.5 million of capital in 2018/19 for an acceleration fund, plus … Read more »

Green Party Co-leader Marama Davidson 2018 Budget speech

Speech – Green Party

This is what a real government looks like Green Party Co-leader Marama Davidson 2018 Budget speech Read more »

Budget 2018 – ‘as expected’ says business

Press Release – Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Coalition Governments first Budget is as expected, with no major surprises but room for improvement. Read more »

EDS congratulates Government on DOC funding increases

Press Release – Environmental Defence Society

The Environmental Defence Society has welcomed the budget announcement of increased funding for the Department of Conservation. Finance Minister Hon Grant Robertson announced a $181.6m increase in DOCs funding over four years. This represents … Read more »

Budget fails to fill plumbing pipeline

Press Release – Master Plumbers

Master Plumbers is disappointed the Governments budget has failed to acknowledge the contribution employers who take on apprentices make. Master Plumbers commitment to apprentices is through their Masterlink programme, a mentoring apprenticeship … Read more »

Budget 2018 not positive for tourism

Press Release – Tourism Industry Association

Cutting Tourism New Zealands funding is short-sighted and will end up costing the economy through lost export earnings, Tourism Industry Aotearoa says. We are disappointed that todays Budget has reduced Tourism New Zealands budget by … Read more »

Budget 2018 has no action on skills

Press Release – Industry Training Federation of New Zealand

The Industry Training Federation is disappointed to see no new investment in on-the-job training and apprenticeships in Budget 2018. Read more »

NZ On Air encouraged by boost to public media in Budget 2018

Press Release – NZ On Air

NZ On Air welcomes the announcement of an extra $15m in Budget 2018 for public media in 2018/19. Read more »

Budget impact on Exporters and Manufacturers

Press Release – ExportNZ

The 2018 Budgets allocation of $1 billion towards R&D tax credits will be welcomed by exporting and manufacturing firms. Read more »

Recalibrating the Budget for wellbeing

Press Release – Deloitte

Budget 2018 the last of its kind with a world-first wellbeing Budget mooted for next year Deloitte partner David Lovatt says the announcement of next years wellbeing Budget shows Governments commitment to a more holistic approach … Read more »

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