Thursday, 05 May 2016

NZSX 50 Index

Recent News
  • Australia shares rise to highest in over 6 months; NZ climbs

    18:22 | 3/5/16
    Reuters
    ... growth and protect capital. The S&P/ASX 200 index climbed 110.83 points to 5,353.80 at the close of trade. ... New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index ended up 0.75 percent, or 51.2 points, to finish the session at 6,843.01. (Reporting by Swati ... more»
  • Japanese shares hit as central bank stands pat

    14:53 | 28/4/16
    Financial Times
    In turn, the dollar index, a measure of the US currency versus a basket of global peers, reversed gains to be 0.3 per cent lower, putting it on track for a fourth straight day of declines. more»
  • Fletcher Distribution spreads NZ 'learnings' to Australia

    07:41 | 28/4/16
    Scoop.co.nz
    A 'winning in plumbing' trial in the Australian Capital Territory of a smaller branch with better presentation of top-selling products along with one-on-one service has led to the decision to open 20 similarly-sized stores a year over the next three ... more»
  • New York Times to Eliminate as Many as 70 Positions in Paris

    03:48 | 27/4/16
    Bloomberg
    “We expect short-term share market volatility to remain high,” said Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy at Sydney-based AMP Capital Investors Ltd., which oversees about $120 billion. “Failure by the BOJ to do more ... China's official factory ... more»
  • Asia report: China sinks as investors cash out

    21:22 | 20/4/16
    DIGITALLOOK
    New Zealand's benchmark edged closer to the 7,000 mark, with the S&P/NZX 50 rising 0.4% on Monday to reach a new all-time high of 6,901.27. more»
  • International markets roundup

    09:56 | 20/4/16
    Switzer Financial News
    The rise in crude oil prices from below $US30 a barrel seen in February, and signs of steady economic growth in China recently, along with the US Federal Reserve's cautious approach to raising interest rates, are all factors supporting stock prices in ... more»
  • Valeant Will See Forced Selling If Ratings Cut Again, Citi Says

    06:11 | 15/4/16
    Bloomberg
    Some of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.'s debt investors will be forced to sell if Standard & Poor's cuts its rating on the company's $19.5 billion of unsecured bonds any further, according to credit analysts at Citigroup Inc. S&P put the ... more»
  • New York Times to Invest $50 Million in Global Digital Expansion

    03:11 | 15/4/16
    Bloomberg
    New York Times Co. will invest $50 million over the next three years to increase its digital audience around the world. The Times has created a new team, called NYT Global, to “cultivate a much larger and deeper readership in core markets abroad and ... more»
  • West Ham Gets Financial Boost Over Premier League Competitors

    02:50 | 15/4/16
    Bloomberg
    The contract shows the agency will keep the first 4 million pounds of a stadium-naming rights agreement over the next 20 years, with the remainder being split on a 50-50 basis. West Ham will pay 100,000 pounds a game should the team exceed a total of ... more»
  • Tudor Investors Ask to Pull More Than $1 Billion From Firm

    02:48 | 15/4/16
    Bloomberg
    The average macro fund has trailed the Standard & Poor's 500 Index since 2009, according to data from Hedge Fund Research Inc. While the average hedge fund made money in three of the past five years, the average macro fund did so only once, in 2014. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ506,825190.27%
COMP4,723410.85%
DJI17,6391120.63%
SP5002,048150.73%
DAX9,828990.99%
FTSE6,112741.19%
NI22516,1475193.11%
TWI71.510.130.19%
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Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1490.0010.10%
NZDUSD0.68710.00480.69%
AUDUSD0.74560.00380.51%
NZDAUD0.92150.00190.21%