Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

Daily Market Report - 22/03/02

Daily Market Report

Friday, 22 March 2002

There was heavy trading on the New Zealand Futures & Options Exchange today involving 4741 futures contracts traded with a face value of NZ$2.37 billion.

The June-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 6 points at 9384 (6.16%) and the Sept-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 8 points at 9337 (6.63%). The Dec-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 5 points at 9318 (6.82%) and the Mar-03 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 4 points at 9300 (7.00%).

The June-02 Three Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled up 1 point at 9322 (6.78%) and the June-02 Ten Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled up 4 points at 9295 (7.05%).

The Mar-02 NZSE-10 Share Index Futures Contract settled down 3 points at 916.

ends

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 


Energy Resources Aotearoa: Doubling Of Coal Use Shows Need For Local Natural Gas

New figures showing a near doubling of coal-fired electricity generation highlight New Zealand’s energy shortage and the need for natural gas as a lower carbon alternative, according to Energy Resources Aotearoa... More>>


E Tu: ‘Sense Of Mourning’ As Norske Skog Mill Set To Close

Workers at Norske Skog’s Tasman Mill now know they’ll be losing their jobs in little over a month’s time.
On Wednesday afternoon, workers were told the mill will be stopping production from the end of June... More>>




Stats NZ: Card Spending Sees Strong Growth In May

Seasonally adjusted card spending rose by $189 million (2.3 percent) between April 2021 and May 2021, Stats NZ said today.
Spending rose across all industries for the first time since New Zealand moved to level 1 in June 2020... More>>


Catalist: NZ’s New SME Stock Exchange, Gets Licence To Go Public

New Zealand has a new stock exchange – designed specifically for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) to raise up to $20 million a year from the public.
Called Catalist, the exchange has already been successfully working the private investment sector.... More>>

E-Commerce: Over 40% Of Those Engaged In The Bitcoin Community Are Millennials

Bitcoin has emerged to be a popular topic among millennials with digital currency increasingly being viewed as a potential source of creating wealth through investments. The interest in bitcoin by millennials signals the role this age group plays in the possible realization of the digital currency’s mass adoption... More>>



Stats NZ: New Zealand Is Getting Drier

While there is natural variation in precipitation due to seasons and cycles, New Zealand appears to be getting drier, Stats NZ said today... More>>