Money management stories
Australians fear they don't have enough for retirement
Two-thirds of Australians fear they won't have enough money to retire, according to research from Findex. Baby Boomers are the least confident.
Apptio releases new Cloud Financial Planning offering
Apptio has unveiled Cloud Financial Planning, intended to equip cloud leaders with the ability to create accurate, driver-based forecasts.
New ASB campaign helps young people better understand money
ASB is helping 18 to 24-year-olds take advantage of financial possibilities and better understand the world of money.
Appian helps increase Pepper Money's business volumes with low-code solution
Appian has announced it has helped finance company Pepper Money improve business volumes by 70% for its SOLANA platform.
NZ sees universal wage growth, highest paying regions revealed
Wages are largely up this year, so money may not be the factor it once was in influencing employees willingness to resign.
Reserve Bank welcomes submissions on future of New Zealand's money
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is seeking public input on the future of money, including the possibility of a central bank digital currency.
Travelex and Nium team up to bring digital remittance solution to APAC
Travelex has partnered with global payments platform Nium to bring digital remittance services to Asia Pacfic customers.
To 2019 and beyond: Seven habits to keep your business strong
These seven habits will help you avoid nasty surprises later on.
Entrepreneur reactivates business engagement in AU Super funds
Aussies lose $635k in poor super funds; Roll-it Super intervenes for smarter choices.
Five tips to set up your pursuit of the Australian dream
Make sure to complete your due diligence before showing up on Aussie shores - might seem like a no brainer but it’s a serious necessity.
Government invests in financial literacy education
Government invests $10.2m in financial education initiatives to equip young New Zealanders with money management skills.
NZ dollar little changed after mixed Fed signals, lack of local data
The Federal Open Market Committee's minutes of its March 17-18 meeting showed several members favoured raising US interest rates in June.
NZ dollar heads for 1.5% weekly gain after Fed's more cautious outlook on US economy
Federal Reserve gave a more cautious assessment of the US economy, prompting traders to pull back their bets that the US dollar would gain.
NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may decline this week as Fed, GDP loom
The New Zealand dollar, which has declined 2.5 percent so far this month, may slip further this week.
NZ dollar heads for 0.3% weekly gain as RBNZ's Wheeler disappoints pessimists
Graeme Wheeler yesterday disappointed traders betting on a gloomy outlook for the local economy when he kept the key rate unchanged.
RBNZ reviewing 4.5% 'neutral' monetary policy setting
Work is underway to review what the central bank thinks is a neutral setting - where the OCR neither stimulates nor holds back economic growth.
NZ dollar heads for 0.9% weekly decline as US jobs data looms
US figures will provide a gauge on the strength of the world's biggest economy and give the greenback its next cue for a direction.
NZ dollar heads for 0.4% weekly gain; greenback poised for more strength
There might be an extended rally for the US currency as the prospects for the world's biggest economy remain strong.
UPDATED: Fletcher shares drop on reduced FY guidance, lack of franking credits
Fletcher Building shares dropped 4.5 percent after a drop in first half profit.
CORRECT: CDL Investments lifts full-year profit, dividend; shares at highest since 1987
Profit rose to $14.7 million, or 5.35 cents a share, in calendar 2014, from $13.4 million, or 4.92 cents, a year earlier.
ANZ AgriFocus forecasts farmgate milk price of $4.50-to-$4.70/kgMS with tide turned on dairy prices
New Zealand's farmgate milk price may be $4.50-to-$4.70 per kilogram of milk solids for the 2014/2015 season.
NZ dollar heads for 4.2% decline in 2014, reflecting weaker dairy prices, stronger greenback
It may gain next year as the local economy outperforms its peers.
NZ dairy herd rises to record 6.7M as sheep flock falls to 29.6M
The nation's dairy herd rose 4 percent in the latest year, extending the long-term trend that has seen milk become the dominant farm product.
Comvita shareholders exercise 5.6M of 6.9M rights on offer, triggering shortfall bookbuild
The Te Puke-based maker of health products based on manuka honey aimed to raise $24.4 million in the offer at $3.55 apiece.