Reports

2017 – Capital Markets

Inside: Should we be aggressively chasing foreign investment dollars? The 2017 Capital Markets report asks this, and also considers the sharemarket’s continued healthy state, whether the pools of capital are going in the right place, the state of New Zealand’s private equity industry and international investment, and how there are big deals in the pipeline but they are taking a …

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2017 – China Business

Inside: The China advantage: is New Zealand effectively leveraging its growth investment ties? The 2017 China Business report considers this question as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits New Zealand and China is poised to overtake the United States as the second-largest source of foreign direct investment in New Zealand. The report also outlines details on a joint venture contributing to …

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2016 – Project Auckland

Inside: Despite being only a few weeks into the job, new mayor Phil Goff has a firm grasp on his council’s priorities. The 2016 Project Auckland report provides an update on the mayor’s agenda, considers  how Auckland Council must unlock revenue to fix Auckland’s big issues, why improving the city’s ferry network would help ease congestion on Auckland’s roads, a …

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2016 – Dynamic Business

Inside: 2016 was a banner year for the Deloitte Top 200 – New Zealand’s most prestigious business awards. The 2016 Dynamic Business report provides insights into the Kiwi success stories honoured at the event, and also explains why investing in the future is important to New Zealand.

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2016 – Mood of the Boardroom

The growth pressures in Auckland were the clear issue in the 2016 Mood of the Boardroom report – housing and infrastructure were in sore need of addressing and the CEOs wanted to see action in these areas. The Auckland mayoral election of 2016 saw widespread dissatisfaction for the business community, with Phil Goff receiving the reluctant plurality of support. The …

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2016 – Capital Markets

Inside: The market is in good shape after years of hard work by those running, regulating and operating in it. The 2016 Capital Markets report provides insight into how the benefits of a more robust regulatory regime have become clearer, how angel investment is playing an important role in growing the economy, how new contracts have become a way to lessen …

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2016 – China Business

Inside: How should we position ourselves to make the most of Chinese investment? The 2016 China Business Report addresses this question, and also considers Huawei’s renewed sponsorship of the Phoenix soccer club, how Air New Zealand is upbeat about the unparalleled growth of Chinese tourism, how lowered restrictions could open up a high-end market, and considers the rise of e-commerce opportunities …

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2015 – Mood of the Boardroom

2015 marked the year that housing emerged as a preeminent issue in the Mood of the Boardroom survey, with mentions of housing on over 10 different pages of the report. Other emerging issues included the slump in dairy prices, the Trans Pacific Partnership, and weak regional economic growth. After a 2014 of positivity, CEOs began to predict an economic slowdown on …

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2015 – Agribusiness

Inside: Digging deep into NZ’s biggest industry, we’ll look at how the major players are faring. Examining industry structures, global supply chains and government programmes to support the industry. We’ll consider the opportunities and constraints on New Zealand agribusiness and some of the rising star companies in agritechnology. We’ll also look at rapidly developing market opportunities including the Middle East …

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2015 – Capital Markets

Inside: In-depth coverage of capital market trends. Takeovers, bonds, IPOs and foreign direct investment. Partial Privatisation – are the SOEs meeting market expectations? Rising stars in the investment scene and the big deals; Cooperative investment and how it can be boosted, the NZX’s new directions to grow the NZ market and much more. This report coincides with the INFINZ Awards on …

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