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NZCity
Kiwi falls as business confidence sinksThe New Zealand dollar fell after figures showed business confidence sank to a
Kiwi falls as business confidence sinks
NZCity / Posted 2 minutes ago
The New Zealand dollar fell after figures showed business confidence sank to a six-year low this month, stoking speculation the Reserve Bank will be prepared to make deeper cuts to interest rates to revive the economy. The kiwi fell to 64.21 US... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar falls as business confidence sinks to 6-year low, US jobs data eyedThe New Zealand dollar fell after figures showed business confidence sank to a
Dollar falls as business confidence sinks to 6-year low, US jobs data eyed
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted an hour ago
The New Zealand dollar fell after figures showed business confidence sank to a six-year low this month, stoking speculation the Reserve Bank will be prepared to make deeper cuts to interest rates to revive an economy showing little sign of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may decline as US jobs data seen boosting case for rate hikeThe New Zealand dollar may decline this week on the expectation stronger US job
Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may decline as US jobs data seen boosting case for rate hike
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 hours ago
The New Zealand dollar may decline this week on the expectation stronger US jobs data will increase the chance of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike next month. The kiwi may trade between 62.50-67.50USc this week, according to a BusinessDesk... Read more
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The Age
Ex Macquarie banker Michael Carapiet to chair NSW icare insurance groupFormer Macquarie Bank executive Michael Carapiet. Photo: Peter Braig Former Ma
Ex Macquarie banker Michael Carapiet to chair NSW icare insurance group
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Former Macquarie Bank executive Michael Carapiet. Photo: Peter Braig Former Macquarie Bank executive Michael Carapiet has been named the chairman of a new state government general insurance arm, as part of the NSW workers' compensation reforms that... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ex Macquarie banker Michael Carapiet to chair NSW icareMichael Carapiet has been named the chairman of Insurance & Care NSW. Former M
Ex Macquarie banker Michael Carapiet to chair NSW icare
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Michael Carapiet has been named the chairman of Insurance & Care NSW. Former Macquarie Bank executive Michael Carapiet has been named the chairman of a new state government general insurance arm, as part of the NSW workers' compensation reforms that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stone and Chalk opens doors in SydneyAustralia’s newest fintech hub, Stone & Chalk, has opened its doors with almost
Stone and Chalk opens doors in Sydney
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Australia’s newest fintech hub, Stone & Chalk, has opened its doors with almost 200 start-ups set to call the Sydney facility home. Stone & Chalk, chaired by Westpac director Craig Dunn, is an open source, independent, not-for-profit entity created... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
SkyCity still weighing US private placement of notesSkyCity Entertainment Group [NZX: SKC] may raise more capital selling notes in
SkyCity still weighing US private placement of notes
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
SkyCity Entertainment Group [NZX: SKC] may raise more capital selling notes in the US private placement market. This will be after completing the sale of as much as $125 million of seven-year bonds next month. The company plans to use the money to... Read more
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The Age
Stone & Chalk names resident start-upsFintech hub Stone & Chalk chairman Craig Dunn. Photo: Chris Pearce The Google
Stone & Chalk names resident start-ups
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Fintech hub Stone & Chalk chairman Craig Dunn. Photo: Chris Pearce The Google-backed, Silicon Valley-based fintech start-up Ripple Labs, which is developing new payments transfer technology, is among a group of 41 start-ups that have joined Stone &... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares rebound led by Westpac, ANZ, SparkNew Zealand shares rose, led by Westpac Banking Corp, as dual-listed stocks reb
Shares rebound led by Westpac, ANZ, Spark
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
New Zealand shares rose, led by Westpac Banking Corp, as dual-listed stocks rebounded from a sharp drop yesterday. Australia and New Zealand Banking Group and Spark New Zealand gained. The S&P/NZX 50 Index rose 5.98 points, or 0.1 percent, to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ dollar rallies after two-day turmoilMarket watchers are expecting the NZX to be down today, after a rocky ride on w
NZ dollar rallies after two-day turmoil
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Market watchers are expecting the NZX to be down today, after a rocky ride on world sharemarkets overnight. The New Zealand dollar bounced from a six-year low after two days of turmoil spurred by the prospect of deteriorating Chinese economy. The... Read more
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Weekly Times
NZ dollar bounces from six-year lowTHE New Zealand dollar has bounced from a six-year low after two days of turmoi
NZ dollar bounces from six-year low
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has bounced from a six-year low after two days of turmoil spurred by a deteriorating Chinese economy. THE kiwi rose to 64.99 US cents at 5pm in Wellington, having briefly slumped as low as 62.44 cents, and is down from 65.89... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar bounces from six-year low after market volatility takes a breatherThe New Zealand dollar bounced from a six-year low after two days of turmoil sp
Dollar bounces from six-year low after market volatility takes a breather
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
The New Zealand dollar bounced from a six-year low after two days of turmoil spurred by the prospect of deteriorating Chinese economy. The kiwi rose to 64.99 US cents at 5pm in Wellington, having briefly slumped as low as 62.44 cents, and is down... 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 6 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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New Zealand's National Business Review
SkyCity to sell up to $125m of bonds to repay bank debtFree audio stream, including stories that are padlocked on our site. Listen on
SkyCity to sell up to $125m of bonds to repay bank debt
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
Free audio stream, including stories that are padlocked on our site. Listen on any device, anywhere. Updated twice daily. The audio stream takes several seconds to start on Android devices. SkyCity Entertainment Group [NZX: SKC], the country's only... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Big four banks mauled in bear marketAustralia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 20
Big four banks mauled in bear market
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 2015 peaks. All of Australia's major banks are in bear-market territory after investors wiped more than $85 billion off their combined market value this year – a drop of... Read more
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WA Today
Big four banks mauled in bear marketAustralia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 20
Big four banks mauled in bear market
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 2015 peaks. All of Australia's major banks are in bear-market territory after investors wiped more than $85 billion off their combined market value this year – a drop of... Read more
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The Age
Big four banks mauled in bear marketAustralia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 20
Big four banks mauled in bear market
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 2015 peaks. All of Australia's major banks are in bear-market territory after investors wiped more than $85 billion off their combined market value this year – a drop of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Big four banks mauled in bear marketAustralia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 20
Big four banks mauled in bear market
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 2015 peaks. All of Australia's major banks are in bear-market territory after investors wiped more than $85 billion off their combined market value this year – a drop of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Big four banks mauled in bear marketAustralia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 20
Big four banks mauled in bear market
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Australia's big four banks have each fallen more than 20 per cent from their 2015 peaks. All of Australia's major banks are in bear-market territory after investors wiped more than $85 billion off their combined market value this year – a drop of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares rise in volatile day; Spark surges; ANZ, Westpac dropNew Zealand shares were mixed as weak offshore sentiment overshadowed the local
Shares rise in volatile day; Spark surges; ANZ, Westpac drop
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 10 days ago
New Zealand shares were mixed as weak offshore sentiment overshadowed the local earnings season. Spark New Zealand surged after annual profit beat expectations, while Freightways and Westpac Banking Corp dropped amid global volatility. Trade Me Group... Read more
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Canberra Times
What can save the sharemarket?What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from a
What can save the sharemarket?
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from as it heads towards finishing lower this year for the first time since 2011. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer The ASX is on track to finish the year lower for the first time since... Read more
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WA Today
What can save the sharemarket?What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from a
What can save the sharemarket?
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from as it heads towards finishing lower this year for the first time since 2011. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer The ASX is on track to finish the year lower for the first time since... Read more
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Brisbane Times
What can save the sharemarket?What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from a
What can save the sharemarket?
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from as it heads towards finishing lower this year for the first time since 2011. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer The ASX is on track to finish the year lower for the first time since... Read more
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The Age
What can save the sharemarket?What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from a
What can save the sharemarket?
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from as it heads towards finishing lower this year for the first time since 2011. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer The ASX is on track to finish the year lower for the first time since... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
What can save the sharemarket?What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from a
What can save the sharemarket?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
What to do now? There's a shrinking pool of winners on the ASX to choose from as it heads towards finishing lower this year for the first time since 2011. Photo: Peter Braig The ASX is on track to finish the year lower for the first time since 2011,... Read more
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Perth Now
NZ dollar steady after dairy prices riseTHE New Zealand dollar has barely changed after dairy prices jumped from a six-
NZ dollar steady after dairy prices rise
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has barely changed after dairy prices jumped from a six-year low at the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction. THE kiwi traded at 65.82 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 65.84 cents at 8am and 65.89 cents on Tuesday. The GDT... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NZ dollar steady after dairy prices riseTHE New Zealand dollar has barely changed after dairy prices jumped from a six-
NZ dollar steady after dairy prices rise
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has barely changed after dairy prices jumped from a six-year low at the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction. THE kiwi traded at 65.82 US cents at 5pm in Wellington from 65.84 cents at 8am and 65.89 cents on Tuesday. The GDT... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
SkyCity may sell $125m of bonds, following repayment of capital notesSkyCity Entertainment Group [NZX: SKC], New Zealand's only listed casino compan
SkyCity may sell $125m of bonds, following repayment of capital notes
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 12 days ago
SkyCity Entertainment Group [NZX: SKC], New Zealand's only listed casino company, may sell as much as $125 million of bonds to repay bank debt. The Auckland-based company is considering offering $100 million of unsubordinated, unsecured, redeemable,... Read more
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WA Today
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watchRising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian ban
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watch
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
Rising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian banking sector. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has red-flagged 40 postcodes across the country where business and personal loans are at higher risk of default... Read more
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The Age
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watchRising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian ban
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watch
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Rising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian banking sector. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has red-flagged 40 postcodes across the country where business and personal loans are at higher risk of default... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watchRising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian ban
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watch
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Rising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian banking sector. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has red-flagged 40 postcodes across the country where business and personal loans are at higher risk of default... Read more
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Canberra Times
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watchRising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian ban
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watch
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Rising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian banking sector. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has red-flagged 40 postcodes across the country where business and personal loans are at higher risk of default... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watchRising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian ban
NAB puts 40 postcodes on credit watch
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Rising interest rates and unemployment are two big risks for the Australian banking sector. Photo: Glenn Hunt National Australia Bank has red-flagged 40 postcodes across the country where business and personal loans are at higher risk of default... Read more
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WA Today
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loansWestpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loans
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
Westpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp has moved to calm investor concerns about rising bad debts in the banking sector, saying its asset quality continues to improve despite the fact stressed loans in some of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loansWestpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loans
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
Westpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp has moved to calm investor concerns about rising bad debts in the banking sector, saying its asset quality continues to improve despite the fact stressed loans in some of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loansWestpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loans
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
Westpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp has moved to calm investor concerns about rising bad debts in the banking sector, saying its asset quality continues to improve despite the fact stressed loans in some of... Read more
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The Age
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loansWestpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loans
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
Westpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp has moved to calm investor concerns about rising bad debts in the banking sector, saying its asset quality continues to improve despite the fact stressed loans in some of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loansWestpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp
Westpac says bad debts under control despite rising stress loans
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Westpac is pulling the plug on financing payday lenders. Westpac Banking Corp has moved to calm investor concerns about rising bad debts in the banking sector, saying its asset quality continues to improve despite the fact stressed loans in some of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares fall on China fears; Spark, ANZ, Westpac dropNew Zealand shares fell for a seventh day as offshore concerns overshadowed the
Shares fall on China fears; Spark, ANZ, Westpac drop
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 17 days ago
New Zealand shares fell for a seventh day as offshore concerns overshadowed the local reporting season. Spark NZ, Australia & New Zealand Banking Group and Westpac Banking Corp fell. The S&P/NZX 50 Index fell 41.25 points, or 0.7%, to a seven month... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Instant Finance lifts full-year profitInstant Finance has posted an 11 % gain in full-year profit on growth in intere
Instant Finance lifts full-year profit
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 18 days ago
Instant Finance has posted an 11 % gain in full-year profit on growth in interest income and the launch of its MyFinance brand. The Auckland-based company's profit rose to about $7.2 million in the 12 months ended March 31, from $6.4 million a year... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
ASB Bank lifts full-year cash earnings by 9% as parent prepares $A5b share offerASB Bank, the New Zealand unit of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, reported a 9%
ASB Bank lifts full-year cash earnings by 9% as parent prepares $A5b share offer
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 19 days ago
ASB Bank, the New Zealand unit of Commonwealth Bank of Australia, reported a 9% increase in full-year earnings on rising interest income after lifting its home loan, business and rural lending books. Cash earnings rose to $846 million in the 12... Read more
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WA Today
Money3 to diversify as ASIC payday probe keeps stocks under pressureMoney3 shares are down this week after the payday lender said it will diversify
Money3 to diversify as ASIC payday probe keeps stocks under pressure
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Money3 shares are down this week after the payday lender said it will diversify. Money3 and Cash Converters shares have continued their downward spiral as the corporate regulator keeps investigating the beleaguered sector and investors fret about... Read more
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Canberra Times
Money3 to diversify as ASIC payday probe keeps stocks under pressureMoney3 shares are down this week after the payday lender said it will diversify
Money3 to diversify as ASIC payday probe keeps stocks under pressure
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
Money3 shares are down this week after the payday lender said it will diversify. Money3 and Cash Converters shares have continued their downward spiral as the corporate regulator keeps investigating the beleaguered sector and investors fret about... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares fall on China fears; Fonterra, Westpac, ANZ declineNew Zealand shares fell in a broad sell off as worries about China's economic g
Shares fall on China fears; Fonterra, Westpac, ANZ decline
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 20 days ago
New Zealand shares fell in a broad sell off as worries about China's economic growth spooked investors. Fonterra Shareholders' Fund, Westpac Banking Corp and Australia and New Zealand Banking Group declined. The S&P/NZX 50 Index dropped 42.67... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Dollar drops vs. greenback, gains vs, yuan after Bank of China devalues currencyThe New Zealand dollar fell after China devalued the yuan, stoking concern econ
Dollar drops vs. greenback, gains vs, yuan after Bank of China devalues currency
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 20 days ago
The New Zealand dollar fell after China devalued the yuan, stoking concern economic growth is weaker than expected in the nation's biggest trading partner. The kiwi traded at 65.52 US cents as at 5pm in Wellington, down from 66.10 cents late... Read more
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Perth Now
Kiwi weakens after Chinese devaluationTHE New Zealand dollar has fallen against the greenback after China devalued th
Kiwi weakens after Chinese devaluation
Perth Now / Posted 20 days ago
THE New Zealand dollar has fallen against the greenback after China devalued the yuan, stoking concern economic growth is weaker than expected in the nation's biggest trading partner. THE kiwi traded at 65.52 US cents as at 5pm in Wellington, down... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Spending on debit, credit cards rises in July, as apparel sales surgeNew Zealand spending on electronic cards rose for the third consecutive month i
Spending on debit, credit cards rises in July, as apparel sales surge
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 20 days ago
New Zealand spending on electronic cards rose for the third consecutive month in July, led by a surge in spending on apparel, that sector's first gain since February. The value of core retail spending, which strips out fuel and vehicle related... Read more
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The Star
Australia shares recover as capital raising undecidedSYDNEY/WELLINGTON: Australian shares recovered from early losses to stand highe
Australia shares recover as capital raising undecided
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
SYDNEY/WELLINGTON: Australian shares recovered from early losses to stand higher by mid-session on Monday as investors flooded back into banks following a sell-off and some company profit announcements beat expectations. On Monday shares in top... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Australian property market seen easing as banks rebuff borrowers Published: 10 August 2015 8:40 AM Australian banks raise interest rates for
Australian property market seen easing as banks rebuff borrowers
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 21 days ago
Published: 10 August 2015 8:40 AM Australian banks raise interest rates for property investors and introduced tougher loan-to-value standards in response to a move by regulators to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ANZ Banking Group shares whacked after it completes $2.5b institutional raisingANZ said there had been an increase in provisions for bad debts - which have be
ANZ Banking Group shares whacked after it completes $2.5b institutional raising
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
ANZ said there had been an increase in provisions for bad debts - which have been at historic lows thanks to the very low level of interest rates. Photo: Louie Douvis ANZ shares dropped the most in almost seven years on Friday when they resumed... Read more
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