Neal Nicholls, (centre), and Wayne Douglas, in court (TV3)

'Little prospect' of recovery sees Capital + Merchant action dropped

Tue 28 Jul 4

Capital + Merchant owed $167 million to about 7500 investors when it collapsed into receivership in 2007.

Strategic Planning exec jailed for six years

Fri 17 Jul

Investment adviser used money on personal expenses.

Mark Hotchin

We’re older but not much wiser


Before we walk away from the wreckage, let’s reflect on that uneasy feeling in the guts that says “is that it?”.


Tim Hunter talks about his latest column on NBR Radio, and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

'Bogus' gold trader jailed

Fri 3 Jul 1

Robert Kairua, 55, was sentenced to three years nine months' jail for causing losses of about $1.5 million.

Far North Mayor John Carter

No SFO charges in Far North District Council investigation

Wed 1 Jul

"These are failures of governance and procedure and no evidence of the intention required to commit a criminal offence was found.”


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