Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Markets

  • Securing a new iPhone in three simple steps

    14:06 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    With the availability of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus, I wanted to share a blog from Symantec outlining three simple steps iPhone owners should follow to secure their Apple devices and accounts. more»
  • Europe's Anti-Semitism Comes Out of Shadows

    14:03 | 24/9/14
    New York Times
    European officials are deeply concerned that radical Islam, nurtured in the Middle East, could take root in Europe. ... Israeli officials predict that as many as 6,000 Jews will migrate from France this year, a stark reversal from the 1950s, when ... more»
  • Australia's 8th richest person Harry Triguboff is now its biggest builder

    14:03 | 24/9/14
    BRW
    ... Diploma Group, Cavalier Corporation, Capital Works Constructions, Bold Properties, Southern Vale Homes; Adenbrook Homes, Essential First Choice Homes, Fiteni Homes Pty Ltd, Botanic Homes, Megara Constructions and Nostra Homes & Developments ... more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.9501,560,7260.0802.64%
FBUFletcher Building8.760570,6940.1501.68%
NPXNuplex Industries3.220411,2260.2006.62%
KMDKathmandu Holdings Ltd3.1501,286,8800.0501.61%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.5602,914,8730.0201.30%
 
Recent News
  • Allen Realty’s Top Tips for Landlords

    14:03 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    Allen Realty offer their Auckland clients a comprehensive, yet flexible residential management service for landlords who require an experienced specialist with proven results. Whether they own one property or hundreds, Allen Realty’s commitment to ... more»
  • Count Down to Nelson Home & Garden Show

    14:01 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    Spring is here and so is the Nelson Home & Garden Show! For three days from 10-12 October, over 170 exhibitors will gather at the Saxton Stadium to wow show-goers with the latest trends and innovations for beautifying the home.  more»
  • Airpoints expands to include 100 new partners

    13:59 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    Air New Zealand has today announced a significant expansion of the Airpoints programme with the addition of more than 100 new earning partners.  more»
  • Fonterra lowers milk price forecast after profit slumps

    13:52 | 24/9/14
    CommBank MyWealth
    Ordinary investors who are not allowed to hold shares in Fonterra can buy interest in the company through the Fonterra Shareholders' Fund (FSF), which lists units in Fonterra on the main stock exchange in New Zealand, NZX, and the Australian Securities ... more»
  • Award winner becomes Dairy Women’s Network Chair

    13:44 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    Dairy Women’s Network has appointed one of its past Dairy Woman of the Year winners as incoming chair.  more»
  • Michelle Yeoh to take on first role for US TV in 'strike Back'

    13:41 | 24/9/14
    The Malay Mail Online
    Michelle Yeoh will appear on the fifth season of 'Strike Back.' ? AFP picLOS ANGELES, Sept 24 ? In her first role for American TV, the Hong Kong-based Malaysian actress will appear in the fifth and final season of the Cinemax action series “Strike ... more»
  • How Universities Can Tackle Climate Change

    13:41 | 24/9/14
    Huffington Post
    University scientists play crucial roles in investigating the origins and trajectory of climate change, in gauging its present and prospective consequences and in devising the new technologies that will accelerate the transition to renewable energy ... more»
  • BOE: questionnaire response slow

    13:41 | 24/9/14
    Brewton Standard
    The questionnaire was distributed to a crowd attending the board meeting in support of a “Citizens for a Better Brewton” group. Superintendent Lynn Smith said Monday that response had been “limited.” Two weeks ago, Leza Nelson spoke to the Brewton City ... more»
  • 3 ASX stocks smashing the market

    13:41 | 24/9/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    A number of index constituents contributed to the gains including a 12.1% jump in the share price of agricultural input supplier Nufarm Limited (ASX: NUF), a 5.3% rally in Horizon Oil Ltd (ASX: HZN) and a 4.5% gain for insurance broker Steadfast Group ... more»
  • Philip Carden appointed to CallPlus Group Board

    13:35 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    Carden is a founding partner of Number Eight Capital, and most recently the global head of the Consulting Services business division at Alcatel-Lucent, based at the company’s Paris HQ. He has also acted as Alcatel-Lucent’s CTO/CMO for the Asia ... more»
  • Fletcher Building flags 108 job losses

    13:30 | 24/9/14
    Brisbane Times
    Fletcher Building Limited (ASX:FBU) flags job losses and a financial hit after exiting its copper tube manufacturing business in Australia. more»
  • Ellerslie Sets Taste Buds Racing with New Degustation Menu

    13:30 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    September 2014 – Kiwis’ passion for innovative food and dining experiences continues to grow and this summer Ellerslie will be Auckland’s ultimate taste and racing destination with the introduction of a new hospitality option especially for Sofitel ... more»
  • Vero Earthquake function advanced enough for transition

    13:22 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    Vero Insurance responds to the successful management of earthquake claims and closer customer relationships by making a series of executive changes that will capitalise on the work done over the past three years. more»
  • Three join BrandWorld

    13:19 | 24/9/14
    Scoop
    BrandWorld is delighted to welcome three new members to its team: two familiar faces, Kathryn Allemann, formerly of TVNZ, and Tristan Ogden, of Blacksand; and newcomer, journalist Rhonwyn Newson, who takes over the editor role at the popular Family Health ... more»
  • New Zealand Dollar Spikes After Better-Than-Expected Trade Data

    13:18 | 24/9/14
    DailyFX
    New Zealand's economy is heavily dependent on its export sector meaning better-than-expected trade readings may bode well for overall growth and in turn for RBNZ rate hike expectations. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,255130.25%
COMP4,509190.42%
DJI17,0561170.68%
SP5001,983120.58%
DAX9,5951551.58%
FTSE6,676981.44%
NI22516,2061150.71%
TWI78.020.290.38%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2850.0000.02%
NZDUSD0.80730.00320.40%
AUDUSD0.88640.00250.28%
NZDAUD0.91120.00080.09%