Controversial changes to the rules governing overseas investment will soon take effect after being passed by Parliament this week. Businesses now need to consider how to best work with the new rules. Andrew Petersen and Glenn Shewan from Bell Gully take a look how the new regime may affect commercial transactions.
In today's email we looked at how the leaking of Winston Peters' private superannuation information has turned the spotlight onto the 'no surprises' policy, and may end up benefiting Winston in the polls.
In today's email we report on the latest OCR decision.
A landmark study on takeovers on the New Zealand stock market has found almost all of them were uncontested and cash-only over the last 16 years, in contrast with overseas markets where more deals are contested and include both shares and cash.