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All the financier's men

Mark Hotchin outside court Emails show surreptitious and aggressive PR tactics revealed in Dirty Politics were reflected in the business world.

Mad Butcher firm buys Nosh

NOSH The listed investment firm that owns the Mad Butcher has bought posh foodstore Nosh for an undisclosed sum.

Cutting business failure

 Al Brown, Kate Sylvester, Dion Nash and Geoff Ross Successful entrepreneurs are stepping in to help small business owners who lack practical skills.

Banks win the KiwiSaver war

piggy bank Banks have dominated the flows in by using their relationships with their banking customers.

The power of the brand

Andrew Brodie Clever rebranding has helped entrepreneur Andrew Brodie transform at least two distressed food businesses.

  VALUE MOVEMENT
NZX50 5,214.555 arrow -22.959 -0.44%
ASX200 5,625.900 arrow 1.500 0.00%
DOW 17,098.450 arrow 18.900 0.10%
NASDAQ 4,580.270 arrow 22.600 0.50%
FTSE 6,819.750 arrow 14.000 0.20%
NIKKEI 15,424.590 arrow -35.300 -0.20%
H-SENG 24,742.060 arrow 1.100 0.00%

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Indices Top Movers Currencies
  PRICE MOVEMENT
PPP 0.079 arrow 0.023 41.07%
VML 0.017 arrow 0.002 13.33%
NWF 0.056 arrow 0.006 12.00%
MGL 0.175 arrow -0.020 -10.26%
PIL 0.045 arrow 0.003 7.14%
EUT 14.390 arrow 0.750 5.50%
RBC 0.390 arrow 0.020 5.41%

Price as at 6:50 pm, 29 Aug

Indices Top Movers Currencies
RATE
Australian Dollar 0.897
Euro 0.638
British Pound 0.504
Hong Kong Dollar 6.487
Japanese Yen 87.130
Singapore Dollar 1.046
US Dollar 0.837

Price as at 8:10 pm, 30 Aug

Mad Butcher firm buys Nosh

NOSH The listed investment firm that owns the Mad Butcher has bought posh foodstore Nosh for an undisclosed sum.

All the financier's men

Emails show surreptitious and aggressive PR tactics revealed in Dirty Politics were reflected in the business world.

Banks win the KiwiSaver war

Health policy missing in action

The Paleo guide to budgeting

paleo I doubt our Palaeolithic forbears gave much thought to saving for a comfortable retirement.

MP's financial goals are simple

Labour MP Clare Curran doubts a political career will prove positive for her finances.

Beware of money leaks

Watch your giga-costs

Going underground the DIY way

Funerals can be enormously costly, but one woman is on a crusade to change that.

Cutting business failure

 Al Brown, Kate Sylvester, Dion Nash and Geoff Ross Successful entrepreneurs are stepping in to help small business owners who lack practical skills.

New lender to tackle banks

Neil Roberts, head of New Zealand's first peer-to-peer lender is going head-to-head with the banks.

The power of the brand

Pay it forward

Cost of success was failure

As co-founder of a tech start company with over 15,000 members I thought we had the next big thing, but I failed.

Can Qantas boss Alan Joyce survive?

Alan Joyce The latest speculation is that Joyce is preparing for his exit next year, on his terms.

JPMorgan probes possible cyber attack

Bank disclosed its investigation after the FBI said it was investigating reports several US financial firms had fallen victim.

Ship with dark past NZ-bound

Qantas loss blows out

Good news for US economy

After a bleak start to the year, the US economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 per cent in the April-June quarter.

Capital Gains Tax: Dealing with long-term assets

coins In the fifth of our series, David Snell, executive director at EY, shows there are no easy answers to dealing with inflationary capital gains

Capital Gains Tax: Relief for SMEs

The fourth of our series questions the wisdom of allowing businesses a 'get out of jail free' card from capital gains tax.

Does NZ need a Tech Commissioner?

Capital gains tax: Exempting the family home

Politics of mining: keep digging?

Attack is rarely the best form of defence for a company seeking both social and environmental licence to operate.

Family weep at sentencing

NZ money, cash Two men who "phantom" financed the importation of machinery to keep business afloat have been jailed.

Coeliac NZ slams beer label rules

Regulators are looking at changing a new rule which would prevent labels saying whether beer is gluten-free.

Mayor's PA sacked for backing rival

Live chat: Jobs and career advice

Is it OK to steal at work?

Few can claim a pristine conscience when it comes to taking the odd pen home. Does this make it all right?

WOINZ 2014 finalists: Board and Management

Meet the finalists in the DLA Phillips Fox Board and Management categeory of the 2014 Women Of Influence Awards.

WOINZ '14: Business Entrepreneur

Meet the finalists in the Business Entrepreneur section of the 2014 Women Of Influence Awards.

WOINZ '14: Community

WOINZ '14: Innovation and science

WOINZ '14: Arts

Meet the finalists in the Arts category of the 2014 Women Of Influence Awards.

Foreign land sales hotly debated

Lochinver Station near Taupo Farm ownership stirred birthright rhetoric from David Cunliffe but gave John Key some strong moments in last night's debate.

Fears about China's economy

Growth in China's vast factory sector slowed and conditions look uncreasingly unsteady.

Heinz in China food scare

Chinese investors to help rebuild

Baby steps on road to China

Infant formula manufacturers are still battling to register with Chinese authorities in order to start exports.

Seeds of optimism

Carrots in flower for seed Canterbury's arable farmers are scanning the horizon for more mild weather to get crops in the ground this spring after a wet autumn sowing.

Burn-offs leave residents fuming

Concern is growing about the effect of rural burn-offs on Timaru's air.

Fire control warning

Farmers milking technology

Still the largest

Canterbury's grasp of the world's largest milk processing dryer title looks to be on safe ground.

Manuka drink finds sweet success in Asia

Honey_strap Asia is the land of milk, beer, and now honey for a Kiwi expat marketer.

All Blacks winning brand war

The All Blacks' track record in building brand value is as much a success story as their performance on the field.

Morgo success for Kiwi entrepreneur

CEOs Uncovered: Craig Richardson

CEOs Uncovered: Mark Binns

There can hardly be a more demanding time in a CEO’s life than taking a business to the market. Meridian Energy's Mark Binns tells all.

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Australian Dollar 0.897
Euro 0.638
British Pound 0.504
Hong Kong Dollar 6.487
Japanese Yen 87.130
Singapore Dollar 1.046
US Dollar 0.837

Prices as at 8:10 pm, 30 Aug