Subscribe: Radio New Zealand Business News
http://www.radionz.co.nz/podcasts/businessnews.rss
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
business  december  financial sector  financial  markets  movements financial  movements  new  news  sector  update movements  update 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: Radio New Zealand Business News

RNZ: Business News



The latest business news from RNZ News.



 



Evening Business for 5 December 2016

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:39:00 +1300

News from the business sector, including a market report.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-ckpt-20161205-1739-evening_business_for_5_dec_2016-128.mp3




Business briefs

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:25:00 +1300

The outdoor clothing and sporting goods manufacturer and retailer, Kathmandu, has increased the use of sustainable cotton in its products as part of a plan to phase out conventional cotton completely by 2020.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161205-1225-business_briefs-128.mp3




Further signs of easing in Auckland

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:25:00 +1300

There are further signs of easing in the Auckland housing market.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161205-1225-further_signs_of_easing_in_auckland-128.mp3




Midday Markets for 5 December 2016

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:22:00 +1300

For the latest from the markets we're joined by Brad Gordon at Hobson Wealth Partners.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161205-1222-midday_markets_for_5_december_2016-128.mp3




Investment intentions amongst farmers have risen

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:20:00 +1300

Investment intentions amongst farmers have risen in the latest Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161205-1220-investment_intentions_amongst_farmers_have_risen-128.mp3




Steel and Tube confirms being prosecuted over steel mesh

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:18:00 +1300

The Australian autoparts company, Bapcor, has increased its takeover offer price for Hellaby Holdings by 9 percent, prompting more institutional investors to accept the deal.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161205-1218-steel_and_tube_confirms_being_prosecuted_over_steel_mesh-128.mp3




Bapcor increases offer for Hellaby, big investors to accept

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:16:00 +1300

The Australian autoparts company, Bapcor, has increased its takeover offer price for Hellaby Holdings by 9 percent, prompting more institutional investors to accept the deal.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161205-1216-bapcor_increases_offer_for_hellaby_big_investors_to_accept-128.mp3




Markets Update for 5 December 2016

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:29:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161205-0829-markets_update_for_5_december_2016-128.mp3




Morning Markets for 5 December 2016

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:58:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161205-0658-morning_markets_for_5_december_2016-128.mp3




Productivity Commission wants shake up to improve performance

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:49:00 +1300

A government think tank says a shake up of regulations and policies is needed to lift the country's poor productivity. The Productivity Commission says New Zealand has too many small firms, with a narrow focus, and too little investment in their own production.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161205-0649-productivity_commission_wants_shake_up_to_improve_performance-128.mp3




Arria NLG plans to list on NZX and ASX with $25m IPO

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:48:00 +1300

The artificial intelligence software developer, Arria NLG, aims to move its primary sharemarket listing to New Zealand in March, as part of a plan to raise at least 50 million dollars to fund growth and development of its products.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161205-0648-arria_nlg_plans_to_list_on_nzx_and_asx_with_25m_ipo-128.mp3




Govt books and forecasts to take a rosy glow in mid year update

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:47:00 +1300

The government's midyear update of the outlook for the economy and its finances is likely to be a cheerful affair as a strong economy fills the coffers with taxes.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161205-0647-govt_books_and_forecasts_to_take_a_rosy_glow_in_mid_year_update-128.mp3




Early Business News for 5 December 2016

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:20:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161205-0620-early_business_news_for_5_december_2016-128.mp3




Evening business for 2 December 2016

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:33:00 +1300

News from the business sector, including a market report.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-ckpt-20161202-1733-evening_business_for_2_december_2016-128.mp3




Business briefs

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:25:00 +1300

The stock exchange operator, NZX, says the legal action with Ralec involving the Australian grain exchange is done and dusted.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161202-1225-business_briefs-128.mp3




Midday Markets for 2 December 2016

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:23:00 +1300

For the latest from the markets we're joined by Andrew Cathie at Craigs Investment Partners.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161202-1223-midday_markets_for_2_december_2016-128.mp3




Property incentives are in the spotlight again

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:21:00 +1300

Over the Tasman, property incentives are in the spotlight again. There are perennial complaints about distortions to the housing market by negative gearing and capital gains tax concessions.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161202-1221-property_incentives_are_in_the_spotlight_again-128.mp3




NPT calls Augusta court action a distraction

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:20:00 +1300

Property investor NPT says legal moves by fund manager Augusta Capital to hurry up a special shareholder meeting are pointless and a distraction.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161202-1220-npt_calls_augusta_court_action_a_distraction-128.mp3




Intureri will receive 2015 funding, maintains 2016 guidance

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:19:00 +1300

The troubled vocational training school, Intueri Education Group, will soon receive some of the Australian government funding it's been waiting for.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161202-1219-intureri_will_receive_2015_funding_maintains_2016_guidance-128.mp3




Fisher & Paykel Healthcare has German court win

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:17:00 +1300

Medical equipment maker Fisher and Paykel Healthcare has had a win in its legal battle with U.S. rival ResMed.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161202-1217-fisher_and_paykel_healthcare_has_german_court_win-128.mp3




Markets Update for 2 December 2016

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:29:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161202-0829-markets_update_for_2_december_2016-128.mp3




Morning Markets for 2 December 2016

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:58:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161202-0658-morning_markets_for_2_december_2016-128.mp3




Survey finds consumers more financially stressed this Christmas

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:54:00 +1300

A survey has found half of New Zealanders are expecting to spend at least $500 on Christmas, even though a third are feeling more financially stressed than in previous years.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161202-0654-survey_finds_consumers_more_financially_stressed_this_christmas-128.mp3




Terms of trade set to tick up

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:52:00 +1300

The country's terms of trade - the broad measure of how we pay our way in the world - are picked to tick up on the back of improving commodity prices.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161202-0652-terms_of_trade_set_to_tick_up-128.mp3




Tougher mortgage lending rules may do more harm than good

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:50:00 +1300

Putting restrictions on how much New Zealanders could borrow for a mortgage, based on their income, could do more harm than good to the Auckland housing market and the wider economy.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161202-0650-tougher_mortgage_lending_rules_may_do_more_harm_than_good-128.mp3




Early Business News for 2 December 2016

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:20:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161202-0620-early_business_news_for_2_december_2016-128.mp3




Evening business for 1 December 2016

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:36:00 +1300

News from the business sector, including a market report.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-ckpt-20161201-1736-evening_business_for_1_december_2016-128.mp3




Business briefs

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:25:00 +1300

The listed drug manufacturer, AFT Pharmaceuticals, says its sinus treatment device, NasoSURF, has been registered in the United States, which is a first step to full commercialisation of the product.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161201-1225-business_briefs-128.mp3




Survey finds consumers more financially stressed this Christmas

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:24:00 +1300

A consumer survey has found nearly a third of New Zealanders are feeling more financially stressed this Christmas, than in previous years.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161201-1224-survey_finds_consumers_more_financially_stressed_this_christmas-128.mp3




Midday Markets for 1 December 2016

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:21:00 +1300

For the latest from the markets we're joined by Belinda Stanley at Craigs Investment Partners.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161201-1221-midday_markets_for_1_december_2016-128.mp3




New era financial regulation needs better informed consumers

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:19:00 +1300

A new era of financial market behaviour and regulation has been ushered in today with the Financial Markets Conduct Act coming into force.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161201-1219-new_era_financial_regulation_needs_better_informed_consumers-128.mp3




House prices slow as tigher bank lending rules take effect

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:17:00 +1300

Growth in property prices has continued to slow as tighter bank lending rules take effect.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161201-1217-house_prices_slow_as_tigher_bank_lending_rules_take_effect-128.mp3




Markets Update for 1 December 2016

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:29:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161201-0829-markets_update_for_1_december_2016-128.mp3




Morning Markets for 1 December 2016

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:57:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161201-0657-morning_markets_for_1_december_2016-128.mp3




Savings may not save credit rating in Australia

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:55:00 +1300

All eyes are on the Australian government's next big fiscal announcement in the form of the mid-financial year budget update on December 19th.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161201-0655-savings_may_not_save_credit_rating_in_australia-128.mp3




Financial markets regime fully in force

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:50:00 +1300

A new era of financial market behaviour and regulation is ushered in today as the Financial Markets Conduct Act comes fully into force.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161201-0650-financial_markets_regime_fully_in_force-128.mp3




Business confidence solid, but faces chilly breeze

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:49:00 +1300

Local businesses seem to have an almost irrepressible confidence in the outlook for the broader economy and more particularly in their own prospects.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161201-0649-business_confidence_solid_but_faces_chilly_breeze-128.mp3




Early Business News for 1 December 2016

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:22:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161201-0622-early_business_news_for_1_december_2016-128.mp3







Business briefs

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:26:00 +1300

Trading in carpet maker Cavalier has been halted as it awaits a Court of Appeal decision over a proposed merger of wool scouring businesses.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161130-1226-business_briefs-128.mp3




Midday Markets for 30 November 2016

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:23:00 +1300

For the latest from the markets we're joined by Melika King at Craigs Investment Partners.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161130-1223-midday_markets_for_30_november_2016-128.mp3




NZ economy expected to overcome risks and challenges

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:20:00 +1300

The New Zealand economy is solid enough to withstand the challenges from earthquakes and global uncertainty following the election of Donald Trump in the United States.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161130-1220-nz_economy_expected_to_overcome_risks_and_challenges-128.mp3




Markets Update for 29 November 2016

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:29:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161130-0829-markets_update_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Morning Markets for 29 November 2016

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:58:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161130-0658-morning_markets_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Tower confident in new company to protect it

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:50:00 +1300

The insurance company, Tower, is confident that putting its costly and complex outstanding Canterbury earthquake claims into a separate company will allow the rest of the group to flourish.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161130-0650-tower_confident_in_new_company_to_protect_it-128.mp3




Synlait sees good chance of a higher payout

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:50:00 +1300

The Canterbury based dairy company, Synlait Milk, says there's a good chance it will have to raise its forecast payout again this season.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161130-0650-synlait_sees_good_chance_of_a_higher_payout-128.mp3




NZME and Fairfax hit back at regulator in support of merger

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:47:00 +1300

The media companies, Fairfax New Zealand and NZME, have hit back at the Commerce Commission's initial negative reaction to their proposed merger, saying the regulator has strayed beyond its remit.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161130-0647-nzme_and_fairfax_hit_back_at_regulator_in_support_of_merger-128.mp3




Early Business News for 29 November 2016

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:20:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161130-0620-early_business_news_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Evening business for 29 November 2016

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:34:00 +1300

News from the business sector, including a market report.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-ckpt-20161129-1734-evening_business_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Business briefs

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:26:00 +1300

New Zealand Windfarms has told shareholders at its annual meeting today the company is in a period of significant change.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161129-1226-business_briefs-128.mp3




Midday Markets for 29 November 2016

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:25:00 +1300

For the latest from the markets we're joined by Melika King at Craigs Investment Partners


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161129-1225-midday_markets_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Half year results in brief

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:22:00 +1300

The document and mail management company, G3 Group, has reported a higher half-year profit, as it gained market share in Australia and New Zealand.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161129-1222-results_in_brief-128.mp3




Trilogy's expects stronger second half sales

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:20:00 +1300

The skin care and fragrance company, Trilogy International's first half net profit rose 10 percent, driven up by a strong increase in sales, which is expected to grow in the second half.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161129-1220-trilogys_expects_stronger_second_half_sales-128.mp3




Tower full-year loss widens, proposes new quake claims company

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:17:00 +1300

The insurance company, Tower, has strongly criticised the time it's taking to settle Canterbury earthquake claims and says the insurance system for handling such disasters is broken.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161129-1217-tower_full-year_loss_widens_proposes_new_quake_claims_company-128.mp3




Markets Update for 29 November 2016

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:29:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0829-markets_update_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Morning Markets for 29 November 2016

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:58:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0658-morning_markets_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Trans-Tasman banking and legal experts focus on blockchain

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:54:00 +1300

Legal and banking experts are looking to devise a framework to regulate the game-changing technology behind Bitcoin and some 300 other cryptocurrencies.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0654-trans-tasman_banking_and_legal_experts_focus_on_blockchain-128.mp3




Green Cross Health first half profit rises

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:54:00 +1300

Pharmacy and healthcare operator Green Cross has reported a 26 percent rise in its first half profit on growth in all parts of its business.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0654-green_cross_health_first_half_profit_rises-128.mp3




Orion Health cuts H1 loss , targets profit in two years

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:52:00 +1300

Shares in the listed medical software developer, Orion Health, were hammered 18 percent to a lifetime low yesterday despite it reporting a reduced first half loss and forecasting a maiden profit in the next fiscal year.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0652-orion_health_cuts_h1_loss_targets_profit_in_two_years-128.mp3




Non-tariff barriers costing NZ billions

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:49:00 +1300

Non-tariff measures and sneaky trade barriers are costing New Zealand as much as six billion dollars a year in lost revenue and extra costs, according to a think tank.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0649-non-tariff_barriers_costing_nz_billions-128.mp3




Early Business News for 29 November 2016

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:20:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161129-0620-early_business_news_for_29_november_2016-128.mp3




Evening business for 28 November 2016

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:36:00 +1300

News from the business sector, including a market report.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-ckpt-20161128-1736-evening_business_for_28_november_2016-128.mp3




Midday Markets for 28 November 2016

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:23:00 +1300

For the latest from the markets we're joined by Belinda Stanley at Craigs Investment Partners.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161128-1223-midday_markets_for_28_november_2016-128.mp3




Aussie govt has win over tax

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:22:00 +1300

The Australian government has had a win on a tax issue. In May, the Federal government announced a shake-up of superannuation tax concessions that were aimed at encouraging people to save.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161128-1222-aussie_govt_has_win_over_tax-128.mp3




Fairfax & NZME make extra submission to support merger plan

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:20:00 +1300

The media companies, Fairfax New Zealand and NZME, have made a joint submission to the Commerce Commission in an effort to convince the regulator that their proposed merger is in the public interest.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161128-1220-fairfax_and_nzme_make_extra_submission_to_support_merger_plan-128.mp3




Small company earnings

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:19:00 +1300

Business software company, Enprise Solutions, has made a first half profit with growth in the Australian and New Zealand markets.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161128-1219-small_company_earnings-128.mp3




Orion Health cuts H1 loss , targets profit in two years

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:17:00 +1300

The listed medical software developer, Orion Health, has reported a reduced first half loss and is talking about turning a profit in the next fiscal year.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mdr-20161128-1217-orion_health_cuts_h1_loss_targets_profit_in_two_years-128.mp3




Markets Update for 28 November 2016

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:29:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161128-0829-markets_update_for_28_november_2016-128.mp3




Morning Markets for 28 November 2016

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:58:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161128-0658-morning_markets_for_28_november_2016-128.mp3




Business leader expects pay equity to benefit economy

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:55:00 +1300

A noted business leader and long time advocate for gender equity, Joan Withers, expects new measures to resolve pay equity issues will soon have a positive impact on the economy.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161128-0655-business_leader_expects_pay_equity_to_benefit_economy-128.mp3




Abano bidders going nowhere

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:54:00 +1300

Healthcare group Abano says there's no sign that its shareholders are attracted by the partial takeover offer from its largest shareholder.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161128-0654-abano_bidders_going_nowhere-128.mp3




The Warehouse open to idea of entering grocery business

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:52:00 +1300

The Warehouse is looking at increasing its presence in the grocery business with reports that the online retailer, Amazon, will soon launch a bricks and mortar and online grocery business in Australasia.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161128-0652-the_warehouse_open_to_idea_of_entering_grocery_business-128.mp3




Early Business News for 28 November 2016

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:20:00 +1300

A brief update of movements in the financial sector.


Media Files:
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/business/bus-mnr-20161128-0620-early_business_news_for_28_november_2016-128.mp3