MARKET OPEN: Sideways moves as markets await covid-19 announcement

Rebecca Howard
Mon, 14 Sep 2020

Markets will trade sideways as investors wait to see if the government eases the current covid-19 restrictions. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is due to make an announcement today about whether restrictions will be lifted in Auckland and the rest of the country from 11:59pm on Wednesday. The entire country is currently at level 2, with additional restrictions in Auckland. Several thousand people rallied in Auckland's Aotea Square on Saturday in a protest against the government's use of covid-19 restrictions, according to Radio New Zealand....

Not convinced yet?

Subscribe to our Daily News Update free newsletter.

Markets market close
NZ sharemarket rebounds with Wall Street rally
Dan Brunskill | Mon, 27 Jun 2022

US markets rallied on Friday night as traders began thinking an economic slowdown would stop the US Federal Reserve from hiking interest rates.

Political donations over $5k to require declaration
Staff reporters | Mon, 27 Jun 2022

The changes require disclosure of donor identities for any party donations over $5,000 versus the current $15,000. 

Law & Regulation
Public class action fund needed: Law Com
Victoria Young | Mon, 27 Jun 2022

The Law Commission has finalised its report into class actions and litigation funding.

Investments to sustain the momentum of building in NZ

Classic Capital has opened its Land & Build fund to qualified wholesale and eligible investors.

High water marks: Watercare raises the tide on sustainability

The No.1 barrier to decarbonisation for NZ organisations is accurate measurement, says Microsoft’s Accelerating the Journey to Net Zero report.