Sunday Business and Best of the Week

Andrew Patterson
Grant Walker

NBR Radio has teamed up with Spotify to bring Sunday Business to its podcast platform. You can also listen on iTunesSoundCloud and in other podcast apps.

We review the week on the markets with Greg Smith from Fat Prophets.

NBR’s Fiona Rotherham speaks to Women of Influence award winner, former Microsoft NZ boss and serial entrepreneur Helen Robinson.

They discuss her ambitions for protecting the planet with her new company Organic Initiative, while still chasing profits and market share.

Andrew Patterson speaks to Canadian rich lister and philanthropist John McCall MacBain.

They discuss his 2013 gift of $170 million to support the well-known Rhodes Scholarship programme and his recent decision to gift more than $1 million to the University of Auckland to kick start its new Kia Tuhura Scholarship programme.

Business Week in Review

The best interviews from the past 5 business days, with Grant Walker, is a wrap of NBR Radio's and NBR VIEW's top stories, interviews and analysis.

Stream NBR Radio's best interviews on iHeartRadio, SoundCloud or TuneIn (with accompanying Android, iPhone and Windows apps).

Tune into NBR Radio’s Sunday Business with Andrew Patterson, for analysis and feature-length interviews.

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NZ Market Snapshot


Sym Price Change
USD 0.7170 -0.0012 -0.17%
AUD 0.9137 -0.0023 -0.25%
EUR 0.6086 -0.0006 -0.10%
GBP 0.5410 -0.0012 -0.22%
HKD 5.5991 -0.0082 -0.15%
JPY 80.3600 -0.2270 -0.28%


Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1301.2 -8.600 2017-10-16T00:
Oil Brent 57.6 0.670 2017-10-16T00:
Oil Nymex 52.1 0.420 2017-10-16T00:
Silver Index 17.3 -0.071 2017-10-16T00:


Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 8090.7 8112.4 8090.7 0.22%
NASDAQ 6622.6 6632.5 6605.8 0.28%
DAX 13017.2 13026.5 12991.9 0.09%
DJI 22892.9 22960.1 22871.7 0.37%
FTSE 7535.4 7557.0 7535.4 -0.11%
HKSE 28777.2 28777.2 28692.8 0.11%
NI225 21352.2 21394.0 21255.6 0.03%
ASX 5846.8 5894.9 5846.8 0.76%