18:58 Thu Oct 2 2014
High-yielding stocks on the New Zealand sharemarket have fallen, with the NZX 50 Index down 0.6 per cent.
18:21 Thu Oct 2 2014
Traders have taken advantage of an over-sold kiwi dollar to squeeze it briefly above 79 US cents.
18:15 Thu Oct 2 2014
The FAA has ordered new electronic display units be fitted in the cockpits of Boeing 737 and 777 planes over fears wi-fi signals could interfere with them.
17:47 Thu Oct 2 2014
Dutch electronics giant Philips has lost a patent case in the US, with the jury ordering it to pay $US467 million to an American firm.
16:41 Thu Oct 2 2014
Vodafone's TelstraClear acquisition has helped lift its sales 16 per cent but rising costs have pushed it into the red.
16:14 Thu Oct 2 2014
Shares in financial software developer Finzsoft Solutions jump to a record $2.54 after saying its earnings are forecast to rise fourfold.
15:50 Thu Oct 2 2014
Argentina's central bank chief Juan Carlos Fabrega has resigned amid the country's economic turmoil, including a debt repayment stoush with a US court.
15:36 Thu Oct 2 2014
Zespri's chairman Peter McBride is concerned a claim being taken against the government by some kiwifruit growers lacks transparency.
15:16 Thu Oct 2 2014
Quattro RE proposes to list a $A431 million trust holding six New Zealand properties on the ASX.
14:57 Thu Oct 2 2014
A trade payments analysis shows that utilities, which penalise consumers for late bill payments, are the slowest industry in paying their own bills.
13:53 Thu Oct 2 2014
Federated Farmers is advising dairy farmers to watch their costs, with no recovery in sight for global prices.
12:39 Thu Oct 2 2014
A row is brewing over the World Bank's decision to pay bonuses to some senior officials amid an austerity drive that may see some staff lose their jobs.
11:50 Thu Oct 2 2014
A new property price index reveals the asking price for homes has only inched up slightly in September - the fifth slow growth month in a row.
11:02 Thu Oct 2 2014
US construction spending fell 0.8 per cent in August but year-over-year was up 5 per cent, the Commerce Department says.
10:30 Thu Oct 2 2014
Finance News Update, what you need to know
09:47 Thu Oct 2 2014
Takeover target Goodman Fielder will redeem $250m of NZ-listed bonds early after sealing a new lending deal with its bankers.
09:38 Thu Oct 2 2014
New Zealand cinema company Vista has signed a deal which will lead to its software being installed in more than 200 sites in China.
08:55 Thu Oct 2 2014
A decline in dairy prices to their lowest point in more than five years weighs on the NZ dollar afetr it staged something of a recovery.
07:54 Thu Oct 2 2014
The IMF says more than $US70 trillion in assets are handled by shadow banks, and its important to understand and assess the risks.
06:55 Thu Oct 2 2014
The prices of dairy products slump to their lowest point in more than five years at the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction.