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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall on Greek worries; A2, Xero, Fletcher decline ** NZ dollar heads for 1.8% weekly decline as Greek referendum looms ** UPDATE: Beingmate slides further in Shenzhen tumble ** Murray Radford resigns as chairman of Mowbray as company renames as Bethunes ** RESEND: Alliance shareholders confident of forcing meeting on merger ** MIDDAY UPDATE: Auckland real estate market more like Sydney, as house sales reach 11-year high ** Alliance shareholders confident of forcing special meeting on merger benefits ** BAT NZ sucks up excise tax hike as annual earnings slip 3.9% ** Beingmate joins Shenzhen selloff to trade 12% below price Fonterra paid for 18.8% stake ** Pumpkin Patch sees drop in 2016 earnings, citing challenging markets; shares drop ** Auckland house sales reach 11-year high for June month as winter starts to bite ** BUSINESS BREAKDOWN: Weak dairy prices prompt pullback in forecasts for Fonterra payout ** NZX trading activity, value of turnover increase in June ** NZ dollar rebounds from fresh five-year low as greenback falls on US job data ** MRP's Metrix cans Trustpower contract before it begins ** While you were sleeping: September hike in question ** MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise; F&P Healthcare at record on weak kiwi; Chorus, Spark gain on pricing ** NZ dollar drops below 67 US cts as plunging milk price stokes rate cut calls ** TPP too big to fail, says visiting US trade deal specialist Petri ** SeaDragon to raise $5 mln via discounted rights issue, placement to fund transition to Nelson factory **

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