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Are You A Good Board Member?

Are You A Good Board Member?

Prestige, status, experience and perks makes being a director sound great, but any board member will tell you that there is a LOT more to it, and such benefits are not what the job is about.

Kiwis Helping Kiwis – A PI Success Story

Kiwis Helping Kiwis – A PI Success Story

For David Bowes, inspiration struck when he saw a way to solve a reoccurring problem from his client requests. Bowes’ clients knew how important social media was, but they couldn’t find the link between that and brand building, or how to compare themselves to competitors. Bowes quickly found that existing tools in the market couldn’t solve this problem. And so, Zavy was born.

Part 2: Investing in Companies in Distress

Part 2: Investing in Companies in Distress

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in many New Zealand companies finding themselves in distress. In such difficult times, distressed investing can be the vital lifeline that keeps these businesses afloat. However, for an investor distressed investing comes with risks and opportunities.

Keeping The Battleship Together

Keeping The Battleship Together

To say that the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the financial sector would be an understatement. From large institutions to individual retail investors, many are experiencing fluctuations in their investment portfolios as a result of Covid-19.

Closing the Gap

Closing the Gap

To most people the term “funding gap” doesn’t sound too scary. But, to kiwi entrepreneurs, it’s a different story.

Investing in New Zealand

Investing in New Zealand

For an investor, happiness is often seeing a great return on an investment; but investing in New Zealand businesses can provide a Kiwi investor much more than just the opportunity to get a great return.

Dodson Motorsport: Finding Another Gear

Dodson Motorsport: Finding Another Gear

It’s a classic kiwi success story – one day Harry Dodson decided to start a business in his garage in Albany. Fast forward 35 years, and now Dodson’s business, Dodson Motorsport, is a world leader in aftermarket dual clutch transmission components for high-end and performance vehicles.

What’s a Security?

What’s a Security?

A security generally refers to a negotiable financial instrument that holds some form of monetary value and can often be traded.