Today, interest is used by large banking companies and wealthy groups to profit. And it has become a dangerous fundamental in our modern economy.
Simon Bridges announced a raft of changes aiming to get New Zealand moving. And with super-low interest rates, maybe he’s ready to hit his sweet spot next year?
Countries like Australia and New Zealand are in a very risky position. For years, China has been the major export partner for raw materials like logs and iron ore, plus consumer items such as dairy…
History repeats. And when you’re falling backwards into the mire, someone should call it out.
Cut the interest rates all you like. But you may as well send a meat lover to a vegan buffet. Plenty to nibble on. Nothing to fill or satisfy.
As investors, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with all of the issues and trends affecting our wealth. Some good. Some bad. It’s critical to determine which is which.
The big question now is this: will the Warehouse Group be able to leverage its physical presence into online success?
It will be one of the interesting events in our history as the US confronts China over its trade practices. For now, all we can do is have faith that fairness will prevail.
I started investing in the NZX at 17. That’s the best time to begin investing. Young people are fearless, and time is on their side.
In the Standard and Poor’s Global Financial Literacy Survey, New Zealand was placed 11th in the world for financial literacy, with 61% passing the test. That still leaves a lot of room for improvement.
Fletcher Building’s share price has plunged by 8.11% today. Fletcher Building is one of New Zealand’s largest listed companies.
Renters in Mount Maunganui are being kicked out of properties to make room for Airbnb guests. Here’s why the local council needs to stay out of it.
As a trading nation, New Zealand is tied into the global economy in more ways than one. Here’s how we’ll benefit from our comparative advantage.
Author James Mackintosh believes that the countries least affected by the Great Financial Crisis (GFC) are primed to suffer the worst in the next crisis.