Thursday, 03 September 2015

Markets

  • Shares of Brookfield Asset Management Inc (NYSE:BAM) Sees Large Inflow of Net ...

    16:07 | 3/9/15
    Insider Trading Report
    Effective July 25, 2014, Brookfield Asset Management Inc raised its interest to 17% from 8.92% by acquiring an 8.08% interest in Wilmington Capital Management Inc. Effective August 19, 2014, Brookfield Asset Management Inc (Brookfield) of Canada ... more»
  • Squandered SUNSHINE

    15:56 | 3/9/15
    Florida Weekly
    “Utility companies have a duty to customers to provide the most cost effective and environmentally sound energy,” wrote Orin Rosenfeld, president of Rosenfeld Realty Advisors in Boca Raton, to the PSC. “Solar is one of these and cannot be ignored any ... more»
  • Buyers take on greater risk with trend to new builds

    15:48 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    The increasing number of first time home buyers choosing the new build route to home ownership – as a means of bypassing the Reserve Bank’s loan-to-value ratio (LVR) restrictions – may be exposing themselves to greater risks. more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
FBUFletcher Building7.0701,391,8040.1802.48%
MELMeridian Energy Limited2.1753,260,4960.0652.90%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited3.2054,431,4120.0451.38%
SKTSky Network Television4.6601,445,1950.1302.71%
CENContact Energy5.1501,589,4930.1102.18%
 
Recent News
  • Bunnings Committed to Best Team Delivering Best Service

    15:40 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    Bunnings has put forward what it believes to be an industry leading proposal covering wage rates and rosters, as part of its negotiations currently underway with both team covered by Individual Employment agreements and First Union who represent team ... more»
  • Ruling on MAT a relief to regulated funds: ICI

    15:33 | 3/9/15
    Economic Times
    "The announcement by the Ministry of Finance brings certainty and relief to regulated funds from around the world and their investors, enhancing the benefits of participating in India's financial markets," said Paul Schott Stevens, President and CEO of ... more»
  • New Zealand Gearing Up to Offer Oil and Gas Blocks

    15:11 | 3/9/15
    Wall Street Journal
    “Successive block offers have shown that operators are looking for long-term opportunities in a mix of mature and frontier acreage, which New Zealand has to offer. We will continue to seek investment from experienced and capable operators,” said Mr. more»
  • Band of the Hour ready for 2015 season

    15:00 | 3/9/15
    The Miami Hurricane
    When the Hurricanes kick off their football season against Bethune-Cookman in their new Adidas uniforms this Saturday, the Band of the Hour will also debut new uniforms as they strive to keep thousands of fans energized through one collective sound ... more»
  • All Blacks celebrated with new stamps and coins

    14:58 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    New Zealand Post is cheering on the All Blacks with an official stamp and coin release to support the team in the lead up to rugby’s biggest event. The stamp, made of fabric from the 2015 All Blacks Home Replica Jersey is the first of its kind and ... more»
  • Public safety in earthquake strengthening laws

    14:54 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    3 September 2015 Property Council is a strong proponent of public safety in earthquake strengthening laws  more»
  • Wool Market Firms

    14:53 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    New Zealand Wool Services International Limited’s Marketing Executive, Mr Malcolm Ching reports that the 7,500 bales of North Island wools on offer this week saw a 97 percent clearance and a generally dearer market. more»
  • Knight Frank launches Global House Price Index Q2 2015

    14:51 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    Index records weakest growth in four years; Housing markets in China and US following divergent paths  more»
  • Let Ballance get your career started

    14:49 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    Let Ballance get your career started Soil scientists, engineers and farmers to vets, bankers and regulators, there are a wide range of careers which Ballance Agri-Nutrients is proud to support with its annual scholarship programme. Warwick Catto, Science ... more»
  • Internet giant steps into life insurance

    14:48 | 3/9/15
    China Daily
    Tencent Holdings Ltd will set up China ' s first Internet-based life insurance company with State-run firm CITIC Guoan Group , according to a report in Shanghai Securities News . more»
  • New research aims to lift oil and gas exploration success

    14:48 | 3/9/15
    Voxy
    GNS Science has been awarded funding for a four-year research programme to improve the chances of finding oil and gas accumulations in New Zealand's sedimentary basins. The programme will develop new workstation-ready data products for the ... more»
  • Home run onslaught sinks Detroit Tigers in lopsided loss to Royals

    14:48 | 3/9/15
    MLive.com
    The Royals had runners on second and third with nobody out in the seventh when Jose Iglesias made a nice leaping catch on a line drive by Christian Colon. Iglesias then made the throw to Ian Kinsler at second to double up Paulo Orlando there ... more»
  • NAB rules out funding Adani's Carmichael mine as buyer LG pulls out

    14:48 | 3/9/15
    The Guardian
    The Greens senator Larissa Waters called on the Abbott government to “scrap its plan, supported by the Palaszczuk government, to fund the Adani mine using taxpayer money” through the Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund. The government is understood ... more»
  • KiwiSaver: Small changes in return can make big difference

    14:48 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    CANSTAR researches 29 funds from 25 providers across four investment profiles to determine outstanding value for workers.  more»
  • Government and iwi reach agreement for private housing

    14:47 | 3/9/15
    Scoop
    Sept. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The government has reached agreement with Ngati Whatua over selling 500 hectares of excess land in Auckland for private housing which had been under High Court challenge. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,574170.30%
COMP4,7501142.46%
DJI16,3512931.82%
SP5001,949351.83%
DAX10,048320.32%
FTSE6,083250.41%
NI22518,0953942.13%
TWI68.380.330.48%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1220.0010.05%
NZDUSD0.63540.00110.17%
AUDUSD0.70170.00300.43%
NZDAUD0.90530.00210.23%