Thursday, 21 August 2014

Markets

  • African Bank Contagion Sweeps From Lenders to Sovereign

    17:48 | 21/8/14
    Bloomberg
    The cut will raise borrowing costs for banks and result in more stringent lending criteria, lifting finance costs for other companies and consumers, according to Atlantic Asset Management, which oversees the equivalent of $421 million. more»
  • UPDATED: Small NZ forest owners targeted

    17:46 | 21/8/14
    Scoop
    Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - United Forestry Group, backed by Australian timber marketer Pentarch and China's Xiangyu Group, is targeting small forest owners in New Zealand in a bid to cash in on a looming 'wall of wood' it estimates will generate $30 billion ... more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise on results; Port of Tauranga up

    17:43 | 21/8/14
    Scoop
    Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose for a third day as reporting season gave investors confidence in the local bourse. Port of Tauranga and Fletcher Building, which both beat expectations, paced the advance. Genesis Energy led power companies ... more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
FBUFletcher Building9.2703,852,8650.1001.09%
ZELZ Energy Limited3.9701,444,5060.0501.28%
GNEGenesis Energy Limited1.7602,376,9000.0301.68%
WBCWestpac Banking Corp38.80160,4480.401.04%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.9105,641,8270.0100.34%
 
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Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,153130.24%
COMP4,52610.02%
DJI16,979600.35%
SP5001,98750.25%
DAX9,315200.21%
FTSE6,755240.35%
NI22515,5721180.76%
TWI78.750.140.18%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3250.0010.09%
NZDUSD0.83570.00090.11%
AUDUSD0.92520.00330.36%
NZDAUD0.90300.00210.23%