While you were sleeping: Stocks slide
Equities on both sides of the Atlantic fell as central bank chiefs signalled an easing of monetary stimulus
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz 8:35am Wall Street drops, stocks slide
Equities on both sides of the Atlantic fell as central bank chiefs signalled an easing of monetary stimulus. Speaking in London, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen did little to suggest US policy makers have altered plans for a...
© 2017 NZ Herald 8:35am Financial benefits of escaping the rat run and working from home
Life in our cities can feel gruelling, and expensive. Slog into the office, slog home, pay the mortgage, pay the rent. There's another way, but it requires embracing the cloud. Sue De Bievre did it, founding a cloud-based accountancy business called Beany, whose chartered accountants do their work from home offices anywhere they please. Not for Beany is the expensive city centre office. Not for Beany accountants is the rush-hour grind.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 7:25am New study of Seattle's $15 minimum wage says it costs jobs
SEATTLE (AP) " Seattle's $15-an-hour minimum wage law has cost the city jobs, according to a study released Monday that contradicted another new study published last week.A University of Washington team studying the law's effects...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:55am Max Whitehead: Pay equity move may hurt economy
• Max Whitehead is the the chief operating officer of Small Business Voice, an organisation that assists small businesses and advocates for the sector New Zealand women are paid on average less than men for similar, if not...
© 2017 NZ Herald 5:15am