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Cannasouth to raise $4.1m at 23% discount
Staff reporters | Fri, 12 Aug 2022

Cannasouth says it will spend the money on delivering flower sales, domestic distribution of cannabis products, expanding production, and laboratory support.

Rakon warns earnings may fall as chip shortage eases
Staff reporters | Thu, 11 Aug 2022

Rakon expects underlying earnings of between $36m and $44m.

Reserve Bank of NZ consulting on Māori access to capital
Staff reporters | Tue, 09 Aug 2022

Reserve Bank governor Adrian Orr says Māori are at risk of missing out on the full benefits of the financial system.

Kiwibank to offer 'off-the-shelf' sustainable business loans
Staff reporters | Tue, 09 Aug 2022

Kiwibank will start offering preferential interest rates on sustainable loans for eligible business banking customers – regardless of their industry – to help New Zealand businesses implement sustainable initiatives.The bank has partnered with the sustainable software company Cog...

Film Commission boss left role last Friday
Staff reporters | Mon, 08 Aug 2022

David Strong left the job on Friday.

Vodafone ex-CEO joins 2degrees' new board
Staff reporters | Mon, 08 Aug 2022

Ex-Vodafone NZ boss Russell Stanners is part of the lineup for the board of the newly-merged Vocus NZ and 2degrees.

Briscoe Group says first-half margins squeezed
Staff reporters | Thu, 04 Aug 2022

The retailer said it would report a 4% decline in first-half profit but second quarter sales were up 3.5% at $191.7m.

Shopping Centre Investments lists on the USX
Staff reporters | Wed, 03 Aug 2022

The company owns and operates The Hub Hornby Shopping Centre in Christchurch.

Share price drops – but Third Age is not the same firm
Staff reporters | Tue, 02 Aug 2022

The shares have dropped about 20% since Third Age Health Services sought to liquidate a company with a similar name.

Credit accounts in arrears up 14% in July on a year ago
Staff reporters | Tue, 02 Aug 2022

Business demand for credit was down 12% in July compared with July last year while mortgage applications were down 29%.

Class action against ASB and ANZ wins 'opt out' status
Staff reporters | Mon, 01 Aug 2022

All customers who were affected will be included in the legal action, unless they specifically opt out of it.

Plexure’s shares up 53% on McDonald’s contract renewal
Staff reporters | Mon, 01 Aug 2022

The mobile phone marketing company will continue to provide McDonald’s with its platform for a further five years.