Lotto winner gets $11 million - Second time Powerball struck in less than a month

Two lucky players from Hastings and Christchurch shared a $5 million Powerball jackpot in mid-September.

It turns out Scott Drive Four Square is where to buy a winning ticket.

The Hastings' Four Square that sold four winning first division Lotto tickets

Lotto confirmed that one person purchased four of the winning tickets.

The effects of a dramatic slide in the kiwi are already hitting home, with petrol companies hiking prices.

NZ dollar reaches two-year low against USD after OCR announcement

As of 5am this morning, NZ$1 bought just US66.22c after falling more than 1c.


Pair of Kiwi travellers sound the alarm after two New Zealand banks sell them expired British currency

Ruby Pickering Ruby and Cassie Erskine had only just arrived in Scotland when they found the £100 they acquired in New Zealand were no longer legal tender.

A mixture of New Zealand Bank notes and coins.

Kiwi dollar down on yen and greenback after Trump's China tariff announcement

China has said it will respond and may refer the US moves to the WTO.

A mixture of New Zealand Bank notes and coins.

Strong US data, trade war fears hit Kiwi dollar

Today traders will be watching for the BuskinessNZ-BNZ performance of services index.

New Zealand currency fifty dollar note money

Kiwi dollar pares gains on looming RBNZ review

The local currency rose to 79.89 yen from 79.23 yen and gained to A92.68c from 92.18c.

New Zealand currency fifty dollar note money

NZ dollar holds gains against Aussie

"The Aussie is still suffering from the RBA yesterday."

End of the euro? French presidential candidate plots return of the franc

Marine Le Pen wants France to take control of its money subject to a referendum that would lead France out of the EU and its shared currency.

The offending Yuan were purchased by a businessman, who says he nearly got into a lot of trouble in China.

ANZ investigates claims Palmy branch issued counterfeit Chinese cash

Two businessmen pre-ordered Yuan for a trip to China, but say six of their banknotes were fake.

Bitcoin founder backtracking

Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright said he does not "have the courage" to publish additional proof that he was the founder.

New Zealand Currency

Reserve Bank keeps OCR at record low of 2.25 per cent

"The main domestic risks relate to weakness in the dairy sector and the decline in inflation expectations."

New Zealand five dollar note.

'Clear winner' - NZ's new five dollar note wins top award

The award recognises achievement in design, technical sophistication and security.

New Zealand Currency

'There is pretty much no inflation in NZ' - Reserve Bank keeps OCR on hold at 2.5%

The Reserve Bank, in December, did not rule out further cuts later this year.

Reserve Bank tipped to keep OCR on hold

An announcement on the OCR will be made just after 9am today.

Another bruising day on international financial markets has triggered fears about China’s economic strength.

Kiwi business confidence hits six year low

Bill English acknowledges the survey shows that the economy is going through a 'softening stage'.

Local stocks feel the impact of global market jitters

The NZX is down over 100 points to 5,633 points, that's a significant fall of about two per cent.

Kiwi dollar hits six-year low against the US after China’s currency move

China’s central bank devalued the yuan by 1.9 per cent.

Flag options flagged - which four would be on your shortlist?

These are the 40 alternatives which the Flag Consideration Panel will now consider.

Cash, New Zealand currency

Crypto-currencies by 2040 - prediction

MYOB's chief technology officer predicts crypto-currencies will replace cash by 2040.


NZ dollar likely to continue fall

Christmas shopping, filling up the car and going overseas could get more expensive for Kiwis.


Dash for cash reaches Auckland

A version of the global treasure hunt for cash has come to New Zealand with a dash for cash in Auckland today.

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