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Chicken Farmers – Wake Up and Smell the Protein Article Image

Chicken Farmers – Wake Up and Smell the Protein

25 May 2017

Energy prices in Australia have risen sharply over the past decade, and putting pressure on businesses of all kinds, with the agriculture industry being affected more than most.

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Capital investment expected to top NZD$60 billion Article Image

New Zealand capital investment expected to top NZD$60 billion

15 May 2017

New Zealand businesses have traditionally relied on their own resources to fund asset purchases. However, there are signs this bias is shifting.

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Elon Musk: don’t buy a Tesla Article Image

Elon Musk: "Don’t buy a Tesla"

10 May 2017

If you are in the market for a Tesla you’re probably better off leasing rather than buying one. That is the message from inc.com’s article on a twitter conversation between the man himself, Elon Musk.

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Business confidence soaring as a result of global economy Article Image

Business confidence soaring as a result of global economy

3 May 2017

An increasing population bringing new skills to New Zealand and confidence in the local and global economy are key drivers in this quarter’s edition of the Equipment Demand Index.

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New Zealand Businesses Look to Expand Article Image

New Zealand Businesses Look to Expand

3 May 2017

The latest New Zealand Equipment Demand Index has shown that thanks to the growing economy, 46 per cent of local kiwi businesses are looking to increase their capex over the next 12 months.

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Mining Sector Sentiment Turns Positive Pushing Western Australia Forward Article Image

Mining Sector Sentiment Turns Positive Pushing Western Australia Forward

26 Apr 2017

Our latest Equipment Demand Index has found that the mining and mining services industry has turned a significant corner in sentiment with an increase of 14.0 per cent of businesses looking to expand their asset base.

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2017 and the local economy – so far, so good Article Image

2017 and the local economy – so far, so good

26 Apr 2017

This quarter, businesses across Australia are focusing in on the local economy to determine their business growth and asset acquisition strategy.

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Queensland and New South Wales Most Confident States Article Image

Queensland and New South Wales Most Confident States

24 Apr 2017

More businesses plan to increase their asset base this quarter compared to the first quarter of 2017 despite ongoing funding constraints, according to the latest Equipment Demand Index.

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Is Australia the Answer to Asia’s Long Term Food Security? Article Image

Is Australia the Answer to Asia’s Long Term Food Security?

11 Apr 2017

We are living in ‘The Asian Century’, which provides a huge opportunity for large-scale Australian farmers and food processing plants to position their businesses to satisfy the ever-growing Asian middle class’s new tastes in food and produce.

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Solar Power – A new opportunity for local councils Article Image

Solar Power – A new opportunity for local councils

24 Mar 2017

Over recent years, global warming has become a widely talked about topic, with many private and public sector organisations and entities looking to implement solar power to run their equipment and offices.

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Maia Financial Sponsors University of Auckland Velocity Program Article Image

Maia Financial Sponsors University of Auckland Velocity Program

21 Mar 2017

Maia Financial are pleased to announce it will be sponsoring the University of Auckland’s student entrepreneurship program, Velocity, for a third year running.

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