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Receivers Appointed For Strategic Finance Limited

Receivers Appointed For Strategic Finance Limited

PricewaterhouseCoopers partners John Fisk and Colin McCloy have today been appointed receivers of Strategic Finance Limited (SFL) and related companies Strategic Advisory Limited, Strategic Mortgages Limited, Strategic Nominees Limited, and Strategic Nominees Australia Limited.

Daihatsu Recall Does Not Affect New Zealand Market

Daihatsu Japan yesterday announced a worldwide recall of 270,000 vehicles to correct problems with front suspension, a fuel hose and rear 'high stop' brake lights.

Trustee Appoints Receiver To Strategic Finance

Trustee Appoints Receiver To Strategic Finance

Perpetual Trust as trustee for Strategic Finance have today appointed receivers to Strategic Finance. The receivers are John Fisk and Colin McCloy of PricewaterhouseCoopers.

$55 Million Of Hotel Bookings Confirmed For RWC 2011

$55 Million Of Hotel Bookings Confirmed For RWC 2011

A total of 230 hotels across New Zealand have received confirmed bookings valued at NZD$55 million for Rugby World Cup 2011 (RWC 2011), Tournament Organiser Rugby New Zealand 2011 (RNZ 2011) announced today.

New Zealand Data Snap: Retail Sales +0.8%/mth; Home Sales Recover From January's Slump

New Zealand Data Snap: Retail Sales +0.8%/mth; Home Sales Recover From January's Slump

January retail sales improved: core (excluding vehicle) sales rose +0.3%/mth, recovering from January's -2%/mth contraction. Motor vehicle sales rose 2%/mth, resulting in total retail sales growing by +0.8%/mth.

Fitch Evaluates Components And Drivers Of Basel Ii Capital Ratios For Banks

Fitch Evaluates Components And Drivers Of Basel Ii Capital Ratios For Banks

Fitch Ratings has today published a report which evaluates the key components and drivers of Basel II risk-based capital ratios. The report identifies notable drivers of risk-weighting calculations and provides insight on the comparison of capital ratios across financial institutions.

Highest February On Record For Christchurch Airport Passenger Numbers

Highest February On Record For Christchurch Airport Passenger Numbers

Christchurch Airport has just experienced the highest February on record for passenger numbers, with 141,922 passengers passing through the airport. This beats the previous record set in February 2008 of 139,762 passengers by 1.5% or just over 2,000 passengers.

Ecostore Hits The Big Time In The Big Apple

Ecostore Hits The Big Time In The Big Apple

ecostore, New Zealand's leading eco-friendly cleaning brand, has hit the jackpot in the Unites States signing an exclusive distribution deal with Duane Reade of New York.

Early Start Heralds Another Successful Kiwifruit Season

Early Start Heralds Another Successful Kiwifruit Season

The 2010 kiwifruit season looks likely to enjoy similar success to 2009, with today's harvest echoing last year's early start to the season. Early indications on the volume, quality and taste of the fruit also suggest that 2010 will be another good year for the New Zealand kiwifruit industry.

Government Earmarks $3m For Waikato Food Innovation

Government Earmarks $3m For Waikato Food Innovation

The Government has earmarked $3 million for the Waikato region to support dairy and meat food innovation.