Nikki Mandow

Rocket Lab faces a key test with its first commercial payload launch in the next fortnight. Founder Peter Beck faces his own moment of truth. Can the hard-driving entrepreneur convert his corporate rocket ship into a cruiser with happy staff? Nikki Mandow reports.

A new report shows bank staff are under increasing pressure to sell products such as KiwiSaver, insurance and credit cards to their customers, despite being urged last year to clean up their sales tactics. Nikki Mandow reports.

Developers of multi-storey apartment blocks and hotels will be able to invite in foreign buyers again under changes to the Government's foreign buying ban law. Conveyancers also dodged a bullet and telcos got an exemption, but retirement village operators failed to win the exemption they hoped for. Nikki Mandow looks at the winners and losers in the select committee's changes to the Overseas Investment Amendment bill.

Fallen sharemarket darling Orion Health Group says $40 million of cost-cutting between 2017 and 2019, plus a strong order book, might see the software developer sneak into profitability this financial year. If not, it’s likely to be back in the black in 2020, according to chief financial officer Mark Tisdel.