Shares fall as investors eye banking report
New Zealand shares fell in relatively quiet trading, with investors keeping one eye across the Tasman for the findings of a royal commission into the banking sector and waiting for the domestic earnings season to start next week.
The S&P/NZX 50 index decreased 19.76 points, or 0.2 percent, to 8,979.41. Within the index, 30 stocks fell, 14 gained and six were unchanged. Turnover was $81.4 milli