Broker Insights Series – Terry Ellis

PLEASE TELL US ABOUT THE NATURE OF YOUR BUSINESS. Finance New Zealand is New Zealand’s leading commercial, business and asset adviser business.  We provide finance solutions to companies throughout the country. We have access to a wide range of funding partners, which ensures the best available lending solution for clients. We work for clients, using our […]

Government Infrastructure Spending in 2021

As a result of the pandemic, both the Federal and State Governments have boosted infrastructure spending to assist with the economic recovery. The additional funding has been significant – $66.9 billion is set to be spent on infrastructure in the 2020-21 financial year alone, which is a big increase from the original budget of $53.3 […]

Broker Insights Series – Jared Beckett

PLEASE TELL US ABOUT THE NATURE OF YOUR BUSINESS I specialise in asset finance, predominantly looking after agriculture, forestry, transport, and construction (craneage, earthworks, underground services).  I’m a partner in CrediFlex – one of New Zealand’s largest and longest standing commercial finance broker networks. Crediflex is accredited with an extensive list of commercial and consumer […]

Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

‘Lockdown’ has been declared Word of the Year in 2020, however another close contender must have been the word ‘pivot’. The verb has moved from a boardroom buzzword to a key survival tool for businesses across the globe. Successful pivots can be attributed to the creativity, resilience and entrepreneurial nature of SMEs and represent anything from […]