Monday, 22 December 2014

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
KMDKathmandu Holdings Ltd2.230960,6180.55019.78%
ZELZ Energy Limited4.6901,264,8570.1503.30%
KPGORDINARY1.2306,358,2860.0251.99%
SKTSky Network Television5.960477,7670.1502.58%
CVTRBRIGHTS0.20001,335,5050.050033.33%
 
Recent News
  • Scenes from Putin's Economic Meltdown

    14:52 | 22/12/14
    Politico
    Crowds of eager buyers emptied shelves of computer monitors and snapped up flat-screen televisions at consumer electronics chains. more»
  • Venture capitalist on the lookout for Chinese tech start-ups

    14:52 | 22/12/14
    South China Morning Post (subscription)
    When technology investor Zhou Wei was looking for mainland start-ups to back, he was "100 per cent" certain that innovative online mobile and finance companies would overtake traditional peers to emerge as future stars. "Internet is breaking all kinds ... more»
  • New Business at The Landing

    14:49 | 22/12/14
    Scoop
    The latest to join a host of exciting new businesses at The Landing development, Queenstown, are worldwide gym sensation Snap Fitness and House of Travel.  more»
  • GROTZ: Birds go nowhere despite big numbers

    14:41 | 22/12/14
    The Trentonian
    Eagles kicker Cody Parkey is tapped on the helmet by defensive end Brandon Bair after missing a field goal on Saturday against Washington. more»
  • TAL Education Group Takes Strategic Stake in Guokr

    14:41 | 22/12/14
    Stockhouse
    21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAL Education Group (NYSE: XRS) ("TAL" or the "Company"), a leading K-12 after-school tutoring services provider in China, announced today that TAL has invested approximately US$15 million in Guokr, Inc. ("Guokr"), a popular ... more»
  • Asia builds while the EU talks about it

    14:30 | 22/12/14
    CNBC
    The AIIB's lending facilities will be a much-needed additional source of funds for India and Indonesia, because their current shortages of domestic savings amount to 2-3 percent of their respective gross domestic products (GDP). more»
  • Rex Bionics stock almost halves in value after sales warning

    14:25 | 22/12/14
    Scoop
    Dec. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Rex Bionics, the local company which listed on the London Stock Exchange’s growth-orientated AIM market in May, almost halved in value last week after it warned commercial sales will take longer than expected to eventuate. more»
  • IEDC, Longyear complete sale of Ainsworth site

    14:18 | 22/12/14
    BusinessNorth.com
    As a part of the initial acquisition, GREDA in 2009 purchased about 25 acres for redevelopment. In August of 2012, Cutsforth Inc. purchased a portion of the land from GREDA and built a 9,800 sq. ft. manufacturing facility. Later that year, Longyear ... more»
  • Waiters gives Cavs a boost vs. Grizzlies

    14:18 | 22/12/14
    WPTZ The Champlain Valley
    "They have three guys that are max guys that made a lot of plays. They're really good." Forward ... Trust me, we have enough talent in this locker room not just to win tonight but to win the same amount of games we've won so far." The Grizzlies are in ... more»
  • West Sacramento says no to ethanol trains

    14:07 | 22/12/14
    Sacramento Bee
    The company, Buckeye Terminals, mixes the ethanol with gasoline at its South River Road plant for sale at Northern California gas stations. Councilman Bill Kristoff noted ... The federal focus has been on crude oil shipments to refineries. But safety ... more»
  • Stock Market Remains Flat Despite Two-day Rally

    14:07 | 22/12/14
    THISDAY Live
    The Nigerian equities market got a little respite last week as the consistent bearish trend was mitigated by two days of gains on the back of bargain hunting by investors. more»
  • South Korea to Revise Currency Forward Limits on Outflow Risks

    14:07 | 22/12/14
    Bloomberg
    ... the finance ministry said. “The government will flexibly adjust previous measures that were placed to slow down capital inflows should outflows widen,” and the revised measures will be issued in the first quarter, the ministry said today in a ... more»
  • Treasuries Holds Loss as Fed Prepares for Rate Increase

    14:07 | 22/12/14
    Bloomberg
    The 10-year yield was near the highest in about eight years over Group-of-Seven peers securities after the Fed said last week it will be “patient” on the timing of the first rate increase since 2006, replacing a pledge to keep borrowing costs low for a ... more»
  • How fracking got stopped in NY

    14:07 | 22/12/14
    Elmira Star-Gazette
    Dan Fitzsimmons, head of the Joint Landowners Coalition of New York group, listened to the decision from Cuomo's cabinet meeting in Albany streamed online to his farmhouse in Conklin. more»
  • China's Haitong Securities plans $3.86 billion Hong Kong private share placement

    14:07 | 22/12/14
    Reuters
    It said Dawn State Ltd, Vogel Holding Group Ltd and Amtd Special Holdings Ltd would be among buyers. Stocks in brokerages have jumped in recent months, with Haitong posting its highest ever quarterly profit for the three months ... Margin trading on ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,549220.39%
COMP4,765170.36%
DJI17,805270.15%
SP5002,07190.46%
DAX9,787240.25%
FTSE6,545791.23%
NI22517,6214112.39%
TWI78.420.280.35%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2240.0010.08%
NZDUSD0.77290.00140.18%
AUDUSD0.81440.00050.06%
NZDAUD0.94870.00190.20%