Thursday, 05 March 2015

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited3.2405,318,9290.0551.67%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited2.0451,753,3190.0954.44%
FBUFletcher Building8.5501,627,8910.0901.04%
MRPMighty River Power Limited3.4001,452,6290.0952.87%
IQEIntueri Education Group2.320671,6650.1104.53%
 
Recent News
  • Chris Christie's Exxon Settlement is Bad for New Jersey

    14:52 | 5/3/15
    New York Times
    Chris Christie to settle an environmental lawsuit against Exxon Mobil Corporation for roughly three cents on the dollar after more than a decade of litigation is an embarrassment to law enforcement and good government. more»
  • PM Visits Manuka Health’s State of the Art Honey Facility

    14:52 | 5/3/15
    Scoop
    Prime Minister John Key Visits Manuka Health’s New State of the Art Honey Facility  more»
  • Bank consulting on property investor loans

    14:46 | 5/3/15
    Scoop
    The Reserve Bank is consulting on a new asset class treatment for mortgage loans to residential property investors within its capital adequacy requirements. A primary purpose of the consultation is to seek views on how to best define a property investment ... more»
  • Leaders explore core tensions in business transformation

    14:23 | 5/3/15
    Scoop
    A Kiwi who boasts the title of Nike Global Creative Director, a man whose body of work includes the Fitbit line of wearable fitness devices, Google’s Head of Marketing for the Americas and a Harvard-trained and published neuroanatomist (whose TED talk ... more»
  • Prison reform plan gets unanimous approval

    14:07 | 5/3/15
    Tampabay.com (blog)
    Barney Bishop, president of the Smart Justice Alliance, called the oversight commission “a level of bureaucracy that is not needed. more»
  • Greater New York Watch: News Digest

    14:07 | 5/3/15
    Wall Street Journal
    Like the company's other physical locations, Bonobos Guideshop Fifth Avenue store won't have clothing to purchase and carry home. more»
  • Farro Fresh Use Innovation To Overcome Fruit Fly Fiasco

    14:00 | 5/3/15
    Scoop
    Passionate Kiwi artisan food champion, Farro Fresh is upping the ante against the Queensland Fruit Fly invasion by ensuring its customers can still get the Kiwi produce they want, whenever they want, in Grey Lynn’s quarantine zone.  more»
  • Wednesday Close Up: Bodycote PLC , Antofagasta PLC , Inchcape PLC

    13:56 | 5/3/15
    Winston View
    Bodycote PLC (LON:BOY) gained 0.396% or 3 points as its shares marched higher in the trading session. The opening trade was registered at 756 and the stock hit a high of 761 during the day. more»
  • Things to do in and around Greenwich

    13:56 | 5/3/15
    Greenwich Time
    Zoey is an amazing, goofball of a dog in need of a loving home!!! About 2 Year Old, Zoey is incredibly smart, and has learned some awesome obedience tricks while at the shelter. more»
  • Truck review: Hino's FC tipper

    13:56 | 5/3/15
    Stuff.co.nz
    There are a couple of good-sized storage bins above the windscreen and some in the back of the centre seat, but storage room for paperwork is limited, especially if the centre seat is used. Good interior lighting is available, including a decent ... more»
  • Tourism welcomes acceleration of road safety improvements

    13:54 | 5/3/15
    Scoop
    The government’s decision to fast-track road safety work to improve driver safety has been welcomed by the tourism industry, says Chris Roberts, Chief Executive, Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA). more»
  • Opus Celebrates International Women’s Day

    13:47 | 5/3/15
    Scoop
    Opus International Consultants (Opus) is celebrating International Women’s Day on Sunday March 8this year with a variety of events and initiatives at its offices across the globe. more»
  • A New Economic Threat: State-Sponsored Hacking

    13:45 | 5/3/15
    Investopedia
    But there are larger repercussions of crippling a nation's economy if financial information is compromised, which makes financial sector as one of the commonly targeted sector by hackers backed by nation states. In August 2014, JP Morgan Chase & Co. more»
  • What we know about Hillary Clinton's personal email system

    13:45 | 5/3/15
    Mashable
    And the State Department's email servers have a less-than-stellar security track record. ... Others believe that there is no way Clinton - such a high-profile target - could have managed the security of an email system based on her own resources ... more»
  • GDC 2015: John Carmack on the Future of Mobile VR

    13:45 | 5/3/15
    Maximum PC
    Gear VR, meanwhile, needs only a mobile phone slapped into a headset, though it is admittedly currently limited to a small handful of Samsung phones. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,852220.37%
COMP4,963170.35%
DJI18,203850.47%
SP5002,096120.55%
DAX11,374940.83%
FTSE6,919300.44%
NI22518,7041120.59%
TWI80.000.550.69%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1070.0110.96%
NZDUSD0.75830.00270.36%
AUDUSD0.78200.00010.01%
NZDAUD0.96940.00350.36%