Saturday, 16 January 2021

Markets

  • Lack Of Properties For Sale Is Putting Pressure On House Prices & Speeding Up Sales, Says REINZ

    06:44 | 16/1/21
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    As the total pool of properties available for sale in New Zealand falls to record lows, this is continuing to put pressure on house prices, with the country seeing a new record median house price for the fourth month in a row according to the latest ... more»
  • Top Performing Suburbs Of 2020

    17:45 | 15/1/21
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    CoreLogic’s Best of the Best Report shows 2020 in review and reveals what 2021 might herald for the property market. New Zealand is in the middle of an unexpected, unpredicted property boom – so who received the biggest Christmas present in the ... more»
  • Is The Kiwi Bach Still Affordable?

    17:39 | 15/1/21
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    Latest Census data from Stats NZ suggests 10% (191,646) of New Zealand dwellings are unoccupied – a figure which includes bach ownership. The regions around the country with the greatest proportion of unoccupied dwellings are those with large ... more»
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Recent News
  • A Dozen Checklist For Retail Investors To Hit The Jackpot In 2021

    15:56 | 15/1/21
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    Retail investors can achieve significant gains in 2021 amid the potential recovery of economies and financial markets from COVID-19 crisis. Surging cases of new coronavirus strain infection and renewed lockdowns in Europe may induce stock market volatility ... more»
  • Hospitality New Zealand Establishes Formal Working Relationship With Tasmanian Hospitality Association

    14:44 | 15/1/21
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    Hospitality New Zealand (Hospitality NZ) has established a formal partnership with the Tasmanian Hospitality Association (THA) to share ideas and work on mutually beneficial initiatives and projects. The partnership was buoyed Government’s announcement ... more»
  • Reserve Bank Of New Zealand Committed To Action As It Responds To Data Breach

    14:06 | 15/1/21
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    The Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Adrian Orr, says the recent malicious and illegal breach of a file sharing application used by the Bank is significant, and has our full attention. Mr Orr says New Zealand’s financial system and institutions ... more»
  • Air New Zealand Says ‘aere Mai’ To Rarotonga

    13:44 | 15/1/21
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    Air New Zealand is delighted to offer services from Rarotonga to New Zealand after the recent announcement of a one-way quarantine-free travel route. This is the first step of the phased approach to two-way quarantine-free travel between the two nations. ... more»
  • Pedigree TV Ad Withdrawn Following Complaints

    12:15 | 15/1/21
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    The television advertisement for Pedigree Parenting, a pet adoption initiative, shows a man and woman speaking at a children's playground. When asked which child is hers, the woman replies saying she is not sure where he is and that he was playing ... more»
  • Rental Price Indexes December 2020

    11:21 | 15/1/21
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    Monthly change In December 2020 compared with November 2020:   the index for the stock measure of rental property prices rose 0.2 percent the index for the flow measure of rental property prices fell 0.1 percent. Annual change In December ... more»
  • More Expensive Fruit And Vegetables Boost Food Prices In 2020 – Media Release

    10:55 | 15/1/21
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    Fruit and vegetable prices increased almost 9 percent in the year ended December 2020, boosting overall food price inflation to 2.9 percent, Stats NZ said today. “In 2020 prices have been high for a variety of crops, including potatoes, courgettes ... more»
  • Air New Zealand – A Year Not So Much In The Air

    07:10 | 15/1/21
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    While it was a year not so much in the air, there were no days in 2020 without an Air New Zealand flight taking to the skies. Air New Zealand reflects on some of the numbers from a most extraordinary 2020. During New Zealand’s Alert Level 4 lockdown, ... more»
  • World E-commerce Leaders Announce Huge Growth During Pandemic

    17:19 | 14/1/21
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    During the global pandemic, some of the world’s leading e-commerce companies have thrived with unexpected employee hires, massive turnover and agile operation procedures. Big players Amazon and Alibaba Group in particular have announced remarkable revenue ... more»
  • 14th Asian Financial Forum Held Online Next Week

    16:10 | 14/1/21
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    The 14th Asian Financial Forum (AFF) will be held as an online event on 18 and 19 January (Monday and Tuesday). Under the theme "Reshaping the World Economic Landscape", the forum will run round the clock across different time zones, ... more»
  • Fullers360 Custom ‘race Day’ Ferry Timetables Remain In Place For PRADA Cup Round Robin Racing

    14:02 | 14/1/21
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    Following the successful America’s Cup World Series presented by PRADA and Christmas Cup in December, Fullers360 is reminding customers of details for the customised ferry timetables, which will remain in place on race days during the PRADA Cup round ... more»
  • HHB CEO Resigns

    12:51 | 14/1/21
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    The Chief Executive of Health Hawke’s Bay, Wayne Woolrich has resigned. Mr Woolrich joined the region’s Primary Health Organisation in 2016 as Business Services Manager and soon progressed to lead the organisation as the CEO. Health Hawke’s Bay Board ... more»
  • New Forests Appoints Adrian Williams As CFO

    12:29 | 14/1/21
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    Sydney-based investment management firm New Forests has appointed Adrian Williams as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) commencing in January 2021. Mr Williams, a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA), has over 30 years of experience in finance and accounting ... more»
  • Seriously Sizzling Property Market In 2020

    11:43 | 14/1/21
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    More people searched for property in 2020 than in any other year since 2016 National asking prices up 10.7% on 2019   Covid-19 did little to dampen the New Zealand property market last year. New annual data from realestate.co.nz shows that as prices ... more»
  • The Mitsubishi Outlander - New Zealand’s Favourite Medium Sized SUV

    11:09 | 14/1/21
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    As 2020 draws to a close, we look ahead with baited breath at the prospects 2021 will bring. Peaking over the horizon is the 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander, the next stage in evolution for the iconic SUV that has proven itself a permanent fixture in the ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
COMP13,113160.12%
DJI30,992690.22%
SP5003,796140.38%
DAX13,4662361.78%
FTSE7,48850.07%
NI22522,4204081.86%
TWI73.010.050.07%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2080.0080.69%
NZDUSD0.71400.00901.24%
AUDUSD0.77090.00781.00%
NZDAUD0.92620.00230.25%