FMA sets out expanded role (30 October 2014)

Financial Markets Authority (FMA) Chief Executive Rob Everettt says the FMA will be setting high expectations of conduct, how firms and professionals behave, both between themselves and between firms and consumers and investors. In a speech to the Institute of Financial Professionals AGM in Auckland on 30 October 2014, Mr... More about FMA sets out expanded role.

New High Court judge appointed (30 October 2014)

Auckland QC Matthew Muir has been appointed a Judge of the High Court. Justice Muir graduated with LLB (Hons) from Auckland University in 1981 and was admitted to the bar in February 1981. He became a staff solicitor with Holmden Horrocks & Co in Auckland until 1984 when he took... More about New High Court judge appointed.

NZ Gazette now online (29 October 2014)

The official government newspaper, the New Zealand Gazette, is now being published completely online. The Department of Internal affairs says the online publication of the Gazette on 20 October 2014 brought to a close 173 years as a purely printed publication since it was first published in 1841. The Gazette... More about NZ Gazette now online.