Category Archives: NZ Business

Punakaiki Fund Extending 2016 Offer

Punakaiki Fund Limited is raising capital through a Product Disclosure Statement (PDS). You can apply for shares Online with Punakaiki Fund, via Snowball Effect or by filling out and sending in the application form on the PDS.   We have kept relatively quiet at Punakaiki Fund while everyone … Continue reading

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Trump’s Plan and Potential Impacts on NZ

As this post mentions Punakaiki Fund Limited it could be construed as an advertisement for our public offer for New Zealand residents. So here is the link to the Product Disclosure Statement and you can invest online at Snowball Effect or directly with us.   The main … Continue reading

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10 Reasons for Hope in a Trump-led USA

It’s hard to see much hope for the world now, but let’s look for some brightness in the despair of the prospect of a Trump presidency. 10: The entertainment will not stop – especially when Trump gets his Twitter account back. 9: … Continue reading

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Let’s make downtown Auckland safe

Today someone in a van full of workers threw egg at me, while I was cycling to work. He was a lousy tosser, and the egg ended up on the street. It was as I was waiting to turn right … Continue reading

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What can we learn from Wynyard’s Voluntary Administration?

It is sad to see that the administrators called into Wynyard Group today. This should never happen, especially to what was a very well funded company. The cause is made pretty clear from the revenue and expense chart below: (Source – … Continue reading

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Learning from Theranos

The last round of VC investors into Theranos makes for somber reading. In March 2015 Theranos raised an estimated US$573 million for their 6th round, making a total of $750 million raised. Their 7th round, for $200m, has apparently blown up … Continue reading

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20 Obvious things for Auckland and time for a new Council

We can easily forget that most people don’t read Transport Blog, find The High Cost of Free Parking obvious or understand that great cities are great to walk in – and lousy to drive in. Many of us have lived overseas though, and we … Continue reading

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