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Spark's Lightbox, Coliseum in JV to gain foothold in crowded market ** Finzsoft boss to make discounted takeover bid with Singapore's Silverlake ** All Black Dan Carter increased his shareholding in newly-listed Arvida ** UDPATE: NZ economy grows 1% in 3Q as primary sector keeps momentum going ** Spark, Voda and Telstra to spend US$70 million on trans-Tasman cable ** LIC takes majority stake in Brazilian JV partner ** Shares of Arvida edge up 2 percent in debut on NZX ** Trends publisher defers comment on suspension of Callaghan R&D grant ** UPDATE: NZ dollar tumbles after Fed's Yellen indicates rate hikes are coming ** While you were sleeping: Oil gushes lifting equities ** UPDATE: Callaghan suspends R&D grant for first time, SFO informed ** Connor Healthcare tries again for Acurity takeover ** RESEND: MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise; Spark, Argosy gain on yield hunger ** NZ dollar pares gain ahead of Fed meeting ** Callaghan Innovation suspends Trends Publishing R&D grant, SFO informed ** IkeGPS COO Paul Brewerton resigns, no replacement sought ** Chorus credit rating outlook upgraded to 'stable' ** PGC to continue share buybacks; Torchlight audit still going ** Grog and sport ** NZ govt's deferred operating surplus won't hurt credit rating, Moody's **

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