Money 2013: Now for something a little bit different

By Pattrick Smellie, Jonathan Underhill, Paul McBeth In Money, Money 2013

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28th February, 2013
Remember ostrich farms? For a year or two in the late 1980s, they were all the go for investors with cash to burn – who might as well have lit a barbecue with dollar notes and roasted the big birds’ parts thereon. These days, you’d be hard-pressed to find an ostrich in New Zealand outside a zoo. In fact, the current version of the ostrich-farm investment is hard to find – perhaps the past few years have taught New Zealand investors the value of caution. However, intrepid types will always be looking for stones unturned. Here are a few of the options: CAR PARKS AND STORAGE ...

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