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News on New Investments

Posted on: Wednesday, August 19, 2015
SkyCity Entertainment Group is considering offering $100 million of unsubordinated, unsecured, redeemable, fixed-rate, seven year bonds
Posted on: Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Contact Energy Limited has announced that it is considering making an offer of up to $100 million, of unsecured, unsubordinated fixed rate bonds.
Posted on: Sunday, May 10, 2015
The Warehouse Group Limited has launched a 5 year unsecured, unsubordinated fixed rate bond issue of up to $100m.

Market Commentary

Posted on: Sunday, August 23, 2015
The expected increase in the NZ:US bond spread could be as large as the anticipated increase in US bond yields over the next 12 months. A potential double-whammy interest rate risk that both investors and borrowers should be aware of.
Posted on: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Forecasting currency - It is a matter of probability and degree of movement, not absolute right or wrong.
Posted on: Monday, August 10, 2015
It may still be too early to call the ultimate bottom in the NZD/USD exchange rate as there are other influencing and important variables outside of dairy prices that are less certain as to outlook.