Monday, 24 November 2014


Major Indices
NZX Top 5 by Value
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.6909,356,2310.0402.31%
KMDKathmandu Holdings Ltd3.0101,164,4350.1906.74%
GNEGenesis Energy Limited2.1252,219,2940.0452.07%
MRPMighty River Power Limited2.9603,904,6840.0250.84%
AIRAir New Zealand2.1751,218,4350.0652.90%
Recent News
  • Carlyle Said to Seek $5 Billion for Fund With Longer Life

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    Carlyle Group LP is gathering as much as $5 billion for a fund that can hold stakes in companies for as long as 20 years, joining private equity firms such as Blackstone Group LP and CVC Capital Partners Ltd. in seeking more permanent capital from ... more»
  • Payday-Loan Fortune Backed by Medley Found Behind Indian Casino

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    Payday loans like Wrenn's -- costly, short-term advances for those with poor credit -- are illegal in North Carolina and about a dozen other states. more»
  • NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Week 13?

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    Bleacher Report
    Week 12 of the 2014 NFL season came and went—and left in it's wake teams already eliminated from playoff contention and injuries that will shake up the rest of the season. more»
  • MIDEAST STOCKS-Steady oil, global shares may support region

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    Expectations of fresh foreign fund inflows may also boost stocks in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar whose weightings in MSCI's emerging markets index will increase on Tuesday. more»
  • Weekly Exchange Rate Forecasts for the Pound Sterling, Euro and US Dollar

    18:03 | 24/11/14
    Exchange Rates UK
    After a volatile week of trading, the Pound Sterling to Euro (GBP/EUR) exchange rate was able to close out the week trending in a stronger position as a dovish statement from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi caused Euro declines. more»
  • Rockland author takes 'The Tunnels' to Hollywood

    18:03 | 24/11/14
    The Journal News /
    The 66-year-old Upper Grandview writer and blogger recently sold an option to “The Tunnels” based on an 80-page book proposal he wrote about the secret escape routes that were built under the Berlin Wall in the 1960s to help East Germans flee Communist ... more»
  • When GM Was Google

    18:03 | 24/11/14
    The New Yorker
    What makes the Google model especially alluring is that, as Page and Sergey Brin put it in the statement that accompanied their initial public offering, ten years ago, “Google is not a conventional company. ... Merks-Benjaminsen confesses that he used ... more»
  • FTSE 100's dividend kings: how safe are payouts?

    17:52 | 24/11/14
    Analysts at Liberum have assessed the security of dividends at six of the FTSE 100's big payers. Despite the impact of the commodities slump on the bulk of their selection, they think payouts should prove resilient. more»
  • Indian Rupee Rises as China Rate Cut Seen Helping Global Economy

    17:52 | 24/11/14
    “Any sharp upside in the rupee will be capped by dollar demand from oil companies.” The Indian currency strengthened 0.2 percent to 61.68 per dollar as of 9:53 a.m. more»
  • Is the ETF Market Saturated?

    17:52 | 24/11/14
    From my perspective it is unfortunate that the only two ETPs out there are PBP, an Invesco PowerShares ETF, and BWV, a Barclays iShares ETNs that both charge 0.75% for providing the operational structure and “expertise” to sell the calls on the index ... more»
  • Fiat Chrysler airs special music videos during AMAs

    17:52 | 24/11/14
    The Detroit News
    ... 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat; Fergie was with the 2015 Chrysler 200; Stefani was matched with the 2015 Fiat 500L; Phillips was driving Ram Truck's 1500 EcoDiesel; and Imagine Dragons was paired with Jeep and its iconic 2015 Wrangler Rubicon ... more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall; Meridian, Genesis, MRP decline

    17:44 | 24/11/14
    Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand share fell, paced by Meridian Energy, Contact Energy and MightyRiverPower as some investors looked to crystalise recent gains. Fletcher Building fell as investors weighed the construction company's outlook. more»
  • NZ shares fall: Meridian, Genesis, MRP decline

    17:41 | 24/11/14
    New Zealand share fell, paced by Meridian Energy, Contact Energy and MightyRiverPower as some investors looked to crystalise recent gains. more»
  • 'The Walking Dead's' Norman Reedus Talks Daryl's Romances and the Game ...

    17:35 | 24/11/14
    Yahoo TV (blog)
    I said, "Yeah, I have it in a Ziploc bag in my refrigerator," so I tweeted a picture of the bag in my refrigerator with his beard in it. Then the Ziploc company sent me a box full of Ziploc stuff and a little note saying, "Just in case Chandler [Riggs ... more»
  • Cheapflights offers hints on how to get an upgrade

    17:31 | 24/11/14
    If you like the idea of flying at the pointy end of the aircraft, but it hurts to part with the thousands of dollars that go with purchasing a business class or first class ticket, the team at have some tips for you. more»
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