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NZX trading booms in 2020
Rebecca Howard | Thu, 07 Jan 2021

The number of on-market trades on the NZX jumps as strategy begins to bear fruit.

NZ dollar at 33-month high as Georgia votes roll in
Dan Brunskill | Wed, 06 Jan 2021

A weaker US dollar saw the Kiwi hold strong as investors await the result of Georgia Senate run-off. 

Clean energy stocks power New Year surge
Dan Brunskill | Tue, 05 Jan 2021

New Zealand’s benchmark equity index started 2021 with a bang as Meridian Energy’s share price exploded, despite nervous global investors bracing for the Georgia Senate run-off vote in the United States tomorrow.In the first trading day since Dec. 31, the S&P/NZX 50 Index rose 27...

NZ markets to follow US lead; Infratil in focus
Rebecca Howard | Tue, 05 Jan 2021

NZ shares look set to fall on the first trading day of 2021, as nerves over the outcome of runoff elections in the US weigh on Wall Street.The Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq have all shed 1.5 percent at 8am in Wellington.Georgia is holding runoff electio...

NZX50 poised for double-digit growth in 2020
Paul McBeth | Thu, 31 Dec 2020

Covid sent stock markets into a tailspin in March, but the NZX50 is poised for a stellar return as 2020 draws to a close. 

Kiwi nears three-year high; NZX50 falls
Dan Brunskill | Wed, 30 Dec 2020

The New Zealand dollar reached a fresh two-and-a-half-year record as the greenback continued its slide.  

Kiwi rallies as investors embrace year-end optimism
Paul McBeth | Wed, 30 Dec 2020

Covid stimulus in the US and Brexit deals are giving investors something to cheer about. 

NZX50 soars as Meridian joins $20b club
Dan Brunskill | Tue, 29 Dec 2020

The expansion of US fiscal stimulus helped the New Zealand share market extend its Christmas Day rally with Meridian Energy leading the market into record territory.

Last minute deals to spur on NZX50
Paul McBeth | Tue, 29 Dec 2020

Investors have welcomed tough negotiations getting across the line before the end of the year. 

Merry Christmas for the local stock market
Paul McBeth | Thu, 24 Dec 2020

The local stock market continues to trade at elevated levels heading into the Christmas break. 

Records tumble as NZX50 cracks 13,000
Paul McBeth | Wed, 23 Dec 2020

The local market continued to outperform Asia, with Meridian and Contact coming in for some strong demand as Christmas draws near. 

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