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By Virginia Green

The striking upward thrust and and tragic fall of South Canterbury Finance's Allan Hubbard. Accountant, investor and financier Allan Hubbard was once greatly enjoyed by way of hundreds of thousands of South Islanders, and whilst his finance corporation South Canterbury Finance went into receivership, taking the discount rates of millions of individuals with it, it used to be a big blow to the rustic. the following research via the intense Fraud place of work was once another blow to Hubbard's reputation.Well identified for his generosity, his frugal way of life and his entrepreneurship, Hubbard used to be whatever of a people hero and held in very excessive esteem. This biography tells his tale in terms of interesting anecdotes - from his youth within the melancholy via to his profitable companies akin to Helicopters NZ, Scales company and the very unhappy dying of South Canterbury Finance. South Canterbury were solid to Allan and he gave again to the quarter on a grand scale, aiding hundreds and hundreds of youth onto farms, saving stable farmers from financial ruin and underwriting large-scale initiatives to convey water to the drought-prone sector. This ebook tells how he fell from being the wealthiest guy within the South Island to having no funds for groceries after his resources have been positioned below statutory administration. And asks, how did the 'most relied on guy in New Zealand' come less than research via the intense Fraud workplace? How did the much-praised South Canterbury Finance fall into receivership?

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