Tuesday, 22 April 2014

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  • NZ dollar falls as investors look for insight

    17:26 | 15/4/14
    New Zealand Herald
    File photo / NZ Herald. The New Zealand dollar fell ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen as investors look for insight into the US central bank's view on interest rates and await tomorrow's release of local inflation figures. more»
  • Motley Fool Australia

    10:30 | 16/4/14
    The Motley Fool
    There's no doubt that Xero will succeed in selling its software, but it's hard to imagine why Mr Market thought company was worth as much as REA Group Limited (ASX: REA) is today, prior to making even a single dollar. It goes to show the importance of ... more»
  • Genesis shares stag 17% at listing, first trade at $1.81

    13:04 | 17/4/14
    Scoop
    April 17 (BusinessDesk) – Shares in the partially privatised Genesis Energy debuted on the NZX this afternoon, rising 26 cents, or 17 percent, from their $1.55 issue price, to $1.81 in the first minutes of trading. more»
  • 10 top tech stocks hit hard by last week's selloff

    10:07 | 15/4/14
    The Motley Fool
    Accounting software firm XERO FPO NZ (ASX: XRO) has fallen 30% over the last month after rising over 500% in a year. Foreign exchange company Ozforex Group Ltd (ASX: OFX) is down over 13% after rising sharply following its IPO last year. Outsourcing ... more»
  • New Zealand dollar falling ahead of expected rate hike

    06:46 | 18/4/14
    ForexLive (blog)
    All 15 economists polled by Bloomberg anticipate a quarter-point hike so there is little drama in the decision but continue hawkish rhetoric from Wheeler makes the short side of NZD/USD a tough trade. That hasn't deterred Morgan Stanley. Yesterday ... more»
  • NZ dollar falls against aussie

    09:11 | 15/4/14
    SBS
    The New Zealand dollar dropped to a two-month low against the Australian currency ahead of the release of the Reserve Bank of Australia's minutes of its meeting this month which is expected to confirm positive sentiment about the economy's revival. more»
  • The Downside Risks For The Indian Rupee

    02:48 | 15/4/14
    Seeking Alpha
    In 2013, the Reserve Bank of India (or RBI) took steps like restricting gold imports, and mobilizing Foreign Currency Non Resident (or FCNR) deposits to control depreciation of the Indian Rupee (or INR). Since the beginning of 2014, the INR has ... more»
  • Should you buy these disruptive technology businesses?

    18:56 | 17/4/14
    The Motley Fool
    Xero's product range is not in the same league as MYOB, Reckon Limited (ASX:RKN) or even the small Australian accounting system provider Saasu, let alone global giants like Intuit. more»
  • Forex - New Zealand dollar weaker after Q1 CPI rises less than expected

    11:03 | 16/4/14
    Investing.com
    Investing.com - The New Zealand dollar weakened sharply in Asia Wednesday after first quarter consumer prices rose less than expected. more»
  • Genesis Energy soars on debut, other gen-taliers rise

    14:41 | 17/4/14
    Scoop
    April 17 (BusinessDesk) – Shares in the partially privatised Genesis Energy soared 18 percent at their debut listing on the NZX this afternoon, buoying other listed energy companies in the process. more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares gain on global rally; Diligent rises

    17:33 | 16/4/14
    Scoop
    April 16 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand stocks joined a global rally as US company earnings growth lifted sentiment for equity markets. Diligent Board Member Services led the benchmark index higher after reporting first-quarter sales growth. Pacific ... more»
  • Should Investors Bet on Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR ...

    02:15 | 15/4/14
    iStreetWire
    Its peer, Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) co-founders Jack Dorsey and Evan Williams, and Chief Executive Richard Costolo have no intentions to sell any of their shares, the firm reported on Monday in a regulatory filing. more»
  • Super Australian dollar keeping interest rates down

    09:42 | 15/4/14
    Sydney Morning Herald
    There's a problem for those predicting a Reserve Bank interest rate rise sooner rather than later: the stronger Australian dollar is already doing much of the job that a rate increase would do. Much, maybe most, of the commentary about a possible ... more»
  • Strong demand for Genesis shares

    00:37 | 17/4/14
    NZResources.com (subscription)
    The two bigger companies are Contact Energy Ltd (NZX: CEN), which was privatised in the late 1990s, and Mighty River Power Ltd (NZX: MRP; ASX: MYT) - the first of the Government sell-offs. The ministers said that at the time of listing Genesis will be ... more»
  • Australian dollar strength expected to wane

    18:22 | 16/4/14
    Sydney Morning Herald
    Most analysts are expecting Australia's dollar to crumble towards US 85 cents despite it remaining stubbornly strong, hovering around five month highs. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,103130.25%
COMP4,09690.23%
DJI16,409160.10%
SP5001,86530.14%
DAX9,410920.99%
FTSE6,625410.62%
NI22514,51240.03%
TWI79.400.030.04%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3810.0000.02%
NZDUSD0.85610.00070.08%
AUDUSD0.93190.00050.05%
NZDAUD0.91840.00090.10%