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RBNZ hikes OCR to 3.5%, says ‘period of assessment’ now needed; dollar tumbles ** NZ dollar falls after RBNZ says kiwi's strength 'unjustified', stoking intervention talk ** While you were sleeping: Apple bolsters optimism ** Xero sees 80% revenue growth this year, Intuit 'spooked', says Drury ** MARKET CLOSE:NZ shares gain on blue-chip appeal as ikeGPS debut fizzles ** NZ dollar extends drop vs. A$ after Australian inflation accelerates; RBNZ looms ** English says New Zealand dollar 'unsustainably high', out of line with commodity prices ** Holden ** UPDATE: IkeGPS shares drop 14% in debut on tech-flooded bourse ** Griffin's to ramp up exports under new ownership, incoming CEO Taylor says ** Fonterra to lay off up to 110 staff at Waikato packing facility ** NZ dollar drops near six week low vs. Aussie after RBA's Stevens stays mum on currency ** While you were sleeping: Wall Street hits record ** MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks mixed; A2 Milk gains on China licence, Diligent drops ** NZ dollar slips before US CPI as OCR review looms ** RESEND: Postie Plus brand gets second chance as well-funded Pepkor buys stores, sheds debt ** RBNZ sees review of bank, non-bank regulations complete by September 2015 ** Oceania Living mulls listing in midst of retirement village building boom ** Electricity Authority seeks protection for small retailers ** IkeGPS shares first trade at $1, shedding 9.1% from IPO price **

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