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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise led by A2, Spark rebounds ** NZ dollar slips vs. Australian dollar, yen ahead of dairy auction ** Scion follows Flirtey in trialling new drone technologies in NZ ** RESEND: Datacom wins A$242M Australian federal health IT contract ** F&P Finance mulls future of Equipment Finance unit after year of restructuring ** NZ property values rise at fastest pace in 9 months in March: QV ** MYOB IPO and ASX listing unlikely to weigh on Xero: ForBarr ** Diligent names Brian Stafford as new CEO; Sodi to focus on product design and development ** Regulator to review UBA standard that sets price for Chorus retail customers ** NZ dollar holds steady against greenback amid positive confidence surveys ** While you were sleeping: Stocks move lower ** NZ dollar holds above 98 Australian cents on weak iron ore, RBA bets ** MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise, led by A2 on ASX debut ** A2 Milk debuts on ASX, announces mid-April US launch ** Chch Airport says Air NZ canceled route it will weigh on the South Island economy ** NZ business confidence rises to 7-month high in March as agriculture sentiment lifts ** Anzco posts weaker 2014 profit after taking control of Five Star Beef ** NZ building consents fall for a third month in February ** NZX's SuperLife lifts Energy Mad stake to 45.6% with $2.2M rights offer underwrite ** PAYE for NZ businesses proposed in biggest tax shake-up since 1957 **

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