Financial News



TeamTalk enters agreements with Powerco and Wellington Cable Car which reduce and defer major capital expenditure for its CityLink network

TeamTalk enters agreements with Powerco and Wellington Cable Car which reduce and defer major capital expenditure for its CityLink network

12 May 2017
TeamTalk Limited (NZX: TTK) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, CityLink Limited, has entered agreements with Powerco and Wellington Cable Car Limited (WCCL) which reduce and defer major capital expenditure items relating to its CityLink fibre-optic network in Wellington.

Bleak winter ahead for home buyers & agents due to lack of listings

2 May 2017
Tommy’s Real Estate, Wellington’s leading real estate agency, is saying that a marked fall in listings is making it difficult for buyers.

NZIOB & GIB® Awards for Excellence 2017

6 April 2017
Entries for the New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB) and GIB® Awards for Excellence 2017 and Young Achiever Awards close on Tuesday, 9 May.
Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust debt free and reporting a positive result

Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust debt free and reporting a positive result

19 December 2016
Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust (the Trust) has announced a positive result for the 2015/16 financial year, with an increase in the Trust’s total net equity to $31.2m and full repayment of all loans, ending the financial year debt free.
New research: House, health, contents and car trump protecting your life

New research: House, health, contents and car trump protecting your life

12 May 2016
An independent report analysing New Zealand's life insurance industry reveals the number of people insured in New Zealand has been static for over three years – highlighting a need for industry-wide change across a number of key areas including improved transparency, an increased focus on consumer education, and access to trusted advice.
Banking sector popularity with Kiwi employees a reflection on NZ economy

Banking sector popularity with Kiwi employees a reflection on NZ economy

27 April 2016
Working in the banking and financial services sector continues to be an attractive prospect, according to a study by HR and recruitment experts Randstad.
Southern Cross announces new health insurance plan for younger Kiwis

Southern Cross announces new health insurance plan for younger Kiwis

18 April 2016
New Zealand’s leading health insurer Southern Cross has today announced the release of a new health insurance product specifically designed for younger individuals, couples and families.
Cover-More partners with Westpac with specialist tavel insurance

Cover-More partners with Westpac with specialist tavel insurance

7 April 2016
Specialist travel insurance and medical assistance provider, Cover-More, today announced a travel insurance partnership with Westpac New Zealand.
Kiwi's not confident money coming their way

Kiwi's not confident money coming their way

25 January 2016
Kiwi workers are amongst the least confident in the world they will be rewarded for their hard work in 2015 with a pay rise as we start the new year, according to HR and recruitment specialists Randstad.
Rimutaka Cycle Trail receives $230k funding boost

Rimutaka Cycle Trail receives $230k funding boost

17 December 2015
Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency (WREDA) will receive $229,600 from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), on behalf of local council partners, to invest in the Rimutaka Cycle Trail.
Government invests in Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge

Government invests in Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge

27 November 2015
The Government is investing up to $250,000 through the Major Events Development Fund in the annual Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge, with the 2015 event taking place this Saturday.
Kiwi drinks firm seeks investors to satisfy thirsty US market

Kiwi drinks firm seeks investors to satisfy thirsty US market

26 November 2015
SOS Hydration Inc., a majority Kiwi-owned, United States-based drinks firm which was awarded the United States’ best new retail product last year, is looking for experienced local investors to come on board in a unique equity crowdfunding offer.
Sheppard Cycles - New Partnership Announcement

Sheppard Cycles - New Partnership Announcement

12 November 2015
Scott Sports SA and John Struthers, the owner of Sheppard Industries, have entered into an agreement to establish two new jointly owned companies to be called Sheppard Cycles Australia, and Sheppard Cycles New Zealand.
Multi-Million Dollar Impact From Air NZ Queenstown Marathon

Multi-Million Dollar Impact From Air NZ Queenstown Marathon

11 November 2015
The Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon is an event big on numbers – and that goes beyond the sold out 9,000 field of entrants across the various events on Saturday 21 November 2015.
Stress Levels Rise In New Zealand's Big Businesses

Stress Levels Rise In New Zealand's Big Businesses

14 September 2015
Stress levels in big businesses are on the rise, bucking a nationwide trend where 6/10 businesses have seen stress stay roughly the same.
Are NZ Workplaces Ready For The Third Age?

Are NZ Workplaces Ready For The Third Age?

7 September 2015
Almost 80% of New Zealand business aren’t prepared for ageing or retiring workers and don’t plan on putting any steps in place, according to the latest Wellness in the Workplace survey.
6.7M  Working Days Lost Due To Absence

6.7M Working Days Lost Due To Absence

31 August 2015
New Zealand lost 6.7 million working days to absence in 2014 - up from 6.1 million in 2012 - according to the second Wellness in the Workplace Survey.
Registrations now open for Napier Business Breakfast

Registrations now open for Napier Business Breakfast

17 August 2015
The effect of the slump in the dairy pay out and the Kiwi currency on Hawke’s Bay will be raised by top financial commentator Bernard Hickey when he speaks at the Business Breakfast in Napier next month.
Lack of funding holds Kiwis back from achieving their dreams

Lack of funding holds Kiwis back from achieving their dreams

14 August 2015
Leading life insurer and retirement savings provider, AMP, has revealed that the biggest obstacles to Kiwis aiming to achieve their dreams is a lack of funding (62%), not knowing where to start (33%) and fear (31%).
Mt Cook Alpine Salmon receives significant Government investment

Mt Cook Alpine Salmon receives significant Government investment

12 August 2015
South Island-based Mt Cook Alpine Salmon has been awarded significant Government investment which will help refine and maintain its fully integrated operation.
Muscle Fuel gets boost with payment solution

Muscle Fuel gets boost with payment solution

28 July 2015
Pre made performance meal supplier Muscle Fuel has partnered up with leading payment solution company Debitsuccess to offer customers recurring payment plans as an alternative method of paying for meal packs.
Helping Kiwis Own Their Tomorrow –  Applications to AMP Scholarships Open for 2015

Helping Kiwis Own Their Tomorrow – Applications to AMP Scholarships Open for 2015

27 July 2015
New Zealanders are well known for their Kiwi can-do approach to life and even with a population of just 4.4 million people, the likes of Lorde, Lydia Ko and Peter Jackson go to show what amazing accomplishments can be achieved.
Kiwi Companies Underestimating Risk of Cyber Attacks - Industry Expert

Kiwi Companies Underestimating Risk of Cyber Attacks - Industry Expert

25 March 2015
New Zealand companies are failing to realise the need to insure against cyber attacks, despite a growing number of incidents, according to a top commercial insurance expert.
Mantra Group announces Outrigger Acquisition and Equity Raising

Mantra Group announces Outrigger Acquisition and Equity Raising

19 March 2015
Mantra Group Limited (“Mantra Group”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Outrigger Hotels & Resorts Australia Pty Ltd (“Outrigger”) for $29.5 million, subject to customary completion adjustments and conditions ("Outrigger Acquisition").

Companies empowering women

3 October 2014
BusinessNZ congratulates award winners for empowering women in the workplace.
Archive >>

Femme Newsletter

Sign up for our weekly Femme Fitness & Lifestyle newsletter, every Wednesday!








Search