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NZCity
NZ dollar slips after China calms marketsThe New Zealand dollar has slipped slightly after intervention by China to prop
NZ dollar slips after China calms markets
NZCity / Posted 5 hours ago
The New Zealand dollar has slipped slightly after intervention by China to prop up ailing equities calmed volatile markets. The kiwi traded at 63.41 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 63.42 cents at 8am, down from 63.63 cents on Wednesday. The... Read more
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Weekly Times
NZ dollar slips after China calms marketsTHE New Zealand dollar has slipped slightly after intervention by China to prop
NZ dollar slips after China calms markets
Weekly Times / Posted 6 hours ago
THE New Zealand dollar has slipped slightly after intervention by China to prop up ailing equities calmed volatile markets. THE kiwi traded at 63.41 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 63.42 cents at 8am, down from 63.63 cents on Wednesday. Wall... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Online Retail Sales: Monthly update for July 2015Be good with money Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been a big part of New Zealan
NZ Online Retail Sales: Monthly update for July 2015
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Be good with money Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been a big part of New Zealand life for over 150 years since its foundation in 1861. The bank employs over 5,000 people and has more than 170 retail stores and 32 Partners business centres across the... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar slips as Chinese intervention calms markets, US payrolls loomThe New Zealand dollar fell after intervention by China to prop up ailing equit
Dollar slips as Chinese intervention calms markets, US payrolls loom
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 hours ago
The New Zealand dollar fell after intervention by China to prop up ailing equities calmed volatile markets ahead of this week's US employment data, which may keep alive chances of a rate hike by the Federal Reserve this month. The kiwi traded at... Read more
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New Kerala
New Zealand launches currency notes The Reserve Bank of New Zealand on Tuesday launched new banknotes which will
New Zealand launches currency notes
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand on Tuesday launched new banknotes which will go into circulation later this year. The new 5 and 10 New Zealand dollar bank notes will be out next month, but the Reserve Bank said... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Australian central bank keeps cash rate unchanged at 2% as domestic inflation remains 'contained'The Reserve Bank of Australia kept its cash rate unchanged at a record low 2 pe
Australian central bank keeps cash rate unchanged at 2% as domestic inflation remains 'contained'
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
The Reserve Bank of Australia kept its cash rate unchanged at a record low 2 percent for a fourth month, reiterating that domestic inflation pressures remain "contained" and the Australian dollar is adjusting to weaker commodity prices. Governor... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
BNZ Confidence Survey Results - September 2015Be good with money Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been a big part of New Zealan
BNZ Confidence Survey Results - September 2015
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Be good with money Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been a big part of New Zealand life for over 150 years since its foundation in 1861. The bank employs over 5,000 people and has more than 170 retail stores and 32 Partners business centres across the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
New banknotes launchedFinal versions of new $5 and $10 banknotes have been revealed - with brighter c
New banknotes launched
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Final versions of new $5 and $10 banknotes have been revealed - with brighter colours, but the same famous faces and flora and fauna design features. Artistic renditions of all new banknotes were released in November, but the Reserve Bank has been... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Reserve Bank launches new $5 and $10 banknotesTuesday, 1 September 2015, 9:20 amPress Release: Reserve Bank 1 September 2015P
Reserve Bank launches new $5 and $10 banknotes
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 9:20 amPress Release: Reserve Bank 1 September 2015Prime Minister John Key along with the Reserve Bank today launched the first two... Read more
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Daily FX
NZD Fails to Retain Range- AUD Holds Support Ahead of RBALack of momentum to retain the tight range raises the risk for a further declin
NZD Fails to Retain Range- AUD Holds Support Ahead of RBA
Daily FX / Posted 2 days ago
Lack of momentum to retain the tight range raises the risk for a further decline in NZD/USD; the bearish break in the Relative Strength Index (RSI) accompanied by a closing price below near-term support around 0.6370 (50% retracement) to 0.6400... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
BNZ grows worried about 'near-recession' as Key talks economy upPrime Minister John Key. Photo / Nick Reed The Bank of New Zealand is increasi
BNZ grows worried about 'near-recession' as Key talks economy up
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Prime Minister John Key. Photo / Nick Reed The Bank of New Zealand is increasingly concerned the economy is grinding to a halt following today's confirmation in the ANZ Bank Business Outlook survey of slumping business confidence. "As each day... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
BNZ grows worried about 'near-recession' as Key talks economy upThe Bank of New Zealand is increasingly concerned the economy is grinding to a
BNZ grows worried about 'near-recession' as Key talks economy up
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
The Bank of New Zealand is increasingly concerned the economy is grinding to a halt following today's confirmation in the ANZ Bank Business Outlook survey of slumping business confidence. "As each day passes, the likelihood of our alternative... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust dollar steady above US71cThe Australian dollar has lost ground as rising US rate hike expectations offse
Aust dollar steady above US71c
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
The Australian dollar has lost ground as rising US rate hike expectations offset upbeat risk sentiment. At 7am (AEST), the currency was trading at US71.55c, down from US71.67c on Friday. Bank of New Zealand currency strategist Raiko Shareef said... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar advances as commodity-linked currencies buoyed by improved sentimentThe New Zealand dollar edged up along with other commodity linked currencies, w
Dollar advances as commodity-linked currencies buoyed by improved sentiment
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
The New Zealand dollar edged up along with other commodity linked currencies, with gains limited by a stronger US dollar buoyed by better economic data. The kiwi increased to 64.53USc at 8am in Wellington, from 64.35USc at 5pm yesterday. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Investor lending growth too strong: APRA headInvestor lending growth too strong , APRA boss Wayne Byers says; flags targetin
Investor lending growth too strong: APRA head
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Investor lending growth too strong , APRA boss Wayne Byers says; flags targeting Sydney, Melbourne markets The head of Australia's banking regulator says investor home loan growth remains too strong and the agency is open to further measures to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
APRA talks down Sydney and Melbourne property lending constraintsAPRA believes lending criteria should be consistent across the country, regardl
APRA talks down Sydney and Melbourne property lending constraints
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
APRA believes lending criteria should be consistent across the country, regardless of the hot markets in Sydney and Melbourne. Photo: Michel Bunn The banking regulator has played down the case for city-specific restrictions to curb the booming... Read more
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Brisbane Times
APRA talks down Sydney and Melbourne property lending constraintsAPRA believes lending criteria should be consistent across the country, regardl
APRA talks down Sydney and Melbourne property lending constraints
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
APRA believes lending criteria should be consistent across the country, regardless of the hot markets in Sydney and Melbourne. Photo: Michel Bunn The banking regulator has played down the case for city-specific restrictions to curb the booming... Read more
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The Age
APRA talks down Sydney and Melbourne property lending constraintsAPRA has played down the case for city-specific restrictions to curb the boomin
APRA talks down Sydney and Melbourne property lending constraints
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
APRA has played down the case for city-specific restrictions to curb the booming Sydney and Melbourne housing markets. Photo: Michel Bunn The banking regulator has played down the case for city-specific restrictions to curb the booming Sydney and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australian dollar is lowerTHE Australian dollar has been dragged down as traders remain cautious about ho
Australian dollar is lower
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
THE Australian dollar has been dragged down as traders remain cautious about how far China’s stockmarket will unwind. At 0700 AEST on Wednesday, the currency was trading at 71.30 US cents, down from 71.82 cents on Tuesday. Overnight, Shanghai... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australian dollar is lowerTHE Australian dollar has been dragged down as traders remain cautious about ho
Australian dollar is lower
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
THE Australian dollar has been dragged down as traders remain cautious about how far China’s stockmarket will unwind. At 0700 AEST on Wednesday, the currency was trading at 71.30 US cents, down from 71.82 cents on Tuesday. Overnight, Shanghai... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Solid Energy creditors vote against committee, decide to keep KordaMenthaThe creditors for failed state-owned coal miner Solid Energy have voted against
Solid Energy creditors vote against committee, decide to keep KordaMentha
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
The creditors for failed state-owned coal miner Solid Energy have voted against setting up a committee to liaise with the company's administrators, Brendon Gibson and Grant Graham of KordaMentha, who got approval from the lenders. Solid Energy's... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
BNZ five-time winner of Bank of the Year - Small Business AwTuesday, 25 August 2015, 12:47 pmPress Release: Canstar BNZ five-time winner of
BNZ five-time winner of Bank of the Year - Small Business Aw
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 12:47 pmPress Release: Canstar BNZ five-time winner of Bank of the Year CANSTAR releases Bank of the Year – Small Business Award todayIt is a phenomenal achievement:... Read more
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Market Watch
N.Z. rate hikes 'off the table' for some timeWELLINGTON, New Zealand--Reserve Bank of New Zealand Deputy Governor Grant Spen
N.Z. rate hikes 'off the table' for some time
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
WELLINGTON, New Zealand--Reserve Bank of New Zealand Deputy Governor Grant Spencer said any interest rate increases in New Zealand are likely "off the table" for some time, despite a 24% increase in Auckland housing prices over the past year. "We... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Blaze breaks out in Cathedral SquareFire fighters are at the scene of a blaze in Cathedral Square in Christchurch.
Blaze breaks out in Cathedral Square
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Fire fighters are at the scene of a blaze in Cathedral Square in Christchurch. Photo / Supplied Fire fighters are at the scene of a blaze in Cathedral Square in Christchurch. Six fire trucks were called to the scene, about 12.23pm, southern fire... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Overseas investment a key part of our storyForeign firms play an important role but we need good rules in place. Tourism
Overseas investment a key part of our story
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Foreign firms play an important role but we need good rules in place. Tourism is closely linked to trade, immigration and foreign investment. Photo / AP The overseas ownership of New Zealand was back in the headlines this week with the release of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Reserve Bank delays LVR implementation by one monthThe Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will give the country's banks an extra m
Reserve Bank delays LVR implementation by one month
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will give the country's banks an extra month to implement system changes required to impose new lending restrictions on Auckland residential property investors. In its responses to submissions on new LVR... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar gains amid emerging market turmoilThe New Zealand dollar gained as traders pulled back bets for the Federal Reser
Dollar gains amid emerging market turmoil
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
The New Zealand dollar gained as traders pulled back bets for the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates next month. The kiwi rose to 66.29USc at 8am in Wellington, from 66.12c at 5pm yesterday. The trade-weighted index advanced to 71.30 from 71.14... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar may push higher as Fed rate hike seems less likely, dairy futures climbThe New Zealand dollar may push higher after minutes to the last Federal Reserv
Dollar may push higher as Fed rate hike seems less likely, dairy futures climb
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
The New Zealand dollar may push higher after minutes to the last Federal Reserve policy meeting eroded investors' expectations for a US interest rate hike next month, and as dairy futures indicate another strong gain in the price of whole milk... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar above US66c as US September rate hike hopes fadeThe New Zealand dollar jumped higher after the minutes of the Federal Reserve's
Dollar above US66c as US September rate hike hopes fade
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
The New Zealand dollar jumped higher after the minutes of the Federal Reserve's last meeting pushed out expectations for a US interest rate hike, damping demand for the greenback. The kiwi rose to 66.08 US cents at 8am in Wellington, from 65.79... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ dollar above 66 US cents as US September rate hike hopes fadeThe kiwi rose to 66.08 US cents at 8am in Wellington, from 65.79 cents at 5pm y
NZ dollar above 66 US cents as US September rate hike hopes fade
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The kiwi rose to 66.08 US cents at 8am in Wellington, from 65.79 cents at 5pm yesterday. Photo / NZME. The New Zealand dollar jumped higher after the minutes of the Federal Reserve's last meeting pushed out expectations for a US interest rate hike,... Read more
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NZCity
Big banks post $3.5b first-half profitsNew Zealanders continue to pass the buck, with the big banks posting nearly $3.
Big banks post $3.5b first-half profits
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
New Zealanders continue to pass the buck, with the big banks posting nearly $3.5 billion in profits for the first half of the 2015 financial year. New Zealand's five major banks; ANZ, ASB, Bank of New Zealand, Kiwibank and Westpac, reported $3.48b... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Trilogy's shares jump after $37 million purchase42Below founder Geoff Ross is chairman of Trilogy. Photo / Dean Purcell Trilog
Trilogy's shares jump after $37 million purchase
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
42Below founder Geoff Ross is chairman of Trilogy. Photo / Dean Purcell Trilogy International shares jumped to a record after the skincare products and scented candle maker agreed to buy privately held CS Company, New Zealand's largest independent... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Low risk to NZ covered bonds from Auckland property correction, Fitch saysNew Zealand's major banks' covered bonds, which stand at about $14 billion, are
Low risk to NZ covered bonds from Auckland property correction, Fitch says
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 16 days ago
New Zealand's major banks' covered bonds, which stand at about $14 billion, are at low risk from any correction in the Auckland property market because they're backed by a 'cover' pool of mortgages with a relatively low loan-to-value ratio (LVR),... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Key backs banks after S&P warning over Auckland property marketPrime Minister John Key is confident the country's lenders are strong enough to
Key backs banks after S&P warning over Auckland property market
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 days ago
Prime Minister John Key is confident the country's lenders are strong enough to weather a downturn in Auckland if the property market in New Zealand's biggest city has a correction. The country's major lenders have assured Key their stress testing... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kiwi steady ahead of dairy auctionTHE New Zealand dollar has been steady, with Tuesday night's dairy auction seen
Kiwi steady ahead of dairy auction
Herald Sun / Posted 17 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has been steady, with Tuesday night's dairy auction seen as a potential short-term fillip for a currency that will become less attractive as local interest rates fall and the US Federal Reserve hikes. THE kiwi was at 65.39 US... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kiwi steady ahead of dairy auctionTHE New Zealand dollar has been steady, with Tuesday night's dairy auction seen
Kiwi steady ahead of dairy auction
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has been steady, with Tuesday night's dairy auction seen as a potential short-term fillip for a currency that will become less attractive as local interest rates fall and the US Federal Reserve hikes. THE kiwi was at 65.39 US... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar little changed, may gain with dairy prices; long-term trend still downThe New Zealand dollar was little changed, with Tuesday night's dairy auction s
Dollar little changed, may gain with dairy prices; long-term trend still down
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 days ago
The New Zealand dollar was little changed, with Tuesday night's dairy auction seen as a potential short-term fillip for a currency that will become less attractive as local interest rates fall and the US Federal Reserve hikes. The kiwi was at 65.39... Read more
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Computer World Australia
CSG posts revenue of $199.2mCSG (ASX: CSV) has reported revenues of $199.2 million for the financial year e
CSG posts revenue of $199.2m
Computer World Australia / Posted 17 days ago
CSG (ASX: CSV) has reported revenues of $199.2 million for the financial year ended 30 June 2014, an increase from last year’s revenue of $181.3 million. Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) was $23.7 million, up... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may advance on better dairy pricesThe New Zealand dollar may gain this week on speculation dairy prices could ris
Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may advance on better dairy prices
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 days ago
The New Zealand dollar may gain this week on speculation dairy prices could rise from their lows, while traders see little data on the horizon likely to drive the currency lower. The kiwi may trade between 64 US cents and 67.60 cents this week,... Read more
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TheBull
Traders remain confused after Yuan fixingTraders are still coming to grips with how to interpret the new Yuan fixing mec
Traders remain confused after Yuan fixing
TheBull / Posted 20 days ago
Traders are still coming to grips with how to interpret the new Yuan fixing mechanism and what it really means as far as short and long term impact. “Although the volatility has abated over the past 48 hours, markets continue to exhibit a high... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Housing crisis downgrade threatening banking sectorFriday, 14 August 2015, 4:33 pmPress Release: New Zealand Labour Party August 1
Housing crisis downgrade threatening banking sector
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
Friday, 14 August 2015, 4:33 pmPress Release: New Zealand Labour Party August 14 2015 The out of control Auckland housing market is now threatening... Read more
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Perth Now
Australian dollar flat on ChinaTHE Australian dollar is flat, pulled in opposite directions by easing worries
Australian dollar flat on China
Perth Now / Posted 20 days ago
THE Australian dollar is flat, pulled in opposite directions by easing worries about China’s currency devaluations, and falling commodity prices. At 0700 AEST on Friday, the local unit was trading at 73.61 US cents, slightly down from 73.62 cents on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
UK companies ban online shopping deliveriesNearly 60 per cent of Kiwis are now shopping online. Nearly 60 per cent of Kiw
UK companies ban online shopping deliveries
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Nearly 60 per cent of Kiwis are now shopping online. Nearly 60 per cent of Kiwis shop online, but if you're one of those who gets their purchases delivered to the office, don't worry - there's no signs of New Zealand businesses cracking down on the... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust dollar edges higherThe Australian dollar is marginally higher, pulled in opposite directions by ea
Aust dollar edges higher
Business Spectator / Posted 20 days ago
The Australian dollar is marginally higher, pulled in opposite directions by easing worries about China's currency devaluations, and falling commodity prices. At 7.40am (AEST), the local unit was trading at US73.63c, slightly up from US73.62c on... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Lower Rattray St ripe for renovationOnce a bustling part of downtown Dunedin, many of the buildings in lower Rattra
Lower Rattray St ripe for renovation
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
Once a bustling part of downtown Dunedin, many of the buildings in lower Rattray St now appear tired and neglected. But the area still has its believers, Shawn McAvinue reports. Matthew Morgan has a knack for spotting the next hot location, his wife... Read more
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Finance Asia
Loans week August 7-13The largest finance facility signed in China in 2015 year-to-date (YTD) Toyota
Loans week August 7-13
Finance Asia / Posted 21 days ago
The largest finance facility signed in China in 2015 year-to-date (YTD) Toyota Motor Finance (China) has signed a Rmb3.1 billion debt package through joint bookrunners and mandated lead arrangers BNP Paribas, Hang Seng Bank, HSBC and SMBC.... Read more
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Weekly Times
Kiwi holds gains with more clarity on yuanTHE New Zealand dollar has held on to overnight gains after the People's Bank o
Kiwi holds gains with more clarity on yuan
Weekly Times / Posted 21 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has held on to overnight gains after the People's Bank of China gave investors more clarity on how much further it's willing to let the yuan depreciate. THE kiwi traded at 66.13 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 66.19 cents... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kiwi holds gains with more clarity on yuanTHE New Zealand dollar has held on to overnight gains after the People's Bank o
Kiwi holds gains with more clarity on yuan
Herald Sun / Posted 21 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has held on to overnight gains after the People's Bank of China gave investors more clarity on how much further it's willing to let the yuan depreciate. THE kiwi traded at 66.13 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 66.19 cents... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
NZ dairy woes slow manufacturing activityNew Zealand's manufacturing activity expanded at a slower pace in July as a dow
NZ dairy woes slow manufacturing activity
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 21 days ago
New Zealand's manufacturing activity expanded at a slower pace in July as a downturn in the dairy sector started to weigh on industrial production, despite the support a weaker kiwi dollar offers exporters. The BNZ-BusinessNZ performance of... Read more
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Perth Now
Kiwi holds gains with more clarity on yuanTHE New Zealand dollar has held on to overnight gains after the People's Bank o
Kiwi holds gains with more clarity on yuan
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has held on to overnight gains after the People's Bank of China gave investors more clarity on how much further it's willing to let the yuan depreciate. THE kiwi traded at 66.13 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 66.19 cents... Read more
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