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Trade Me acquired by private equity firm

Apax Partners have valued the business at $2.56 billion.

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Trade Me CEO to stay on amid takeover tussle

CEO to stay on as company weighs two takeover proposals.


Trade Me receives preliminary takeover proposal

Trade Me board engaging with offer after review.


Trade Me boosts ‘Book A Courier’ service

Marketplace boosts courier service in time for the holidays.


Jon Macdonald stepping down as CEO of Trade Me

Macdonald has been with Trade Me since 2003, spending more than a decade as CEO.


Trade Me lifts first half profits

Online marketplace signals end to investment phase with profit boost.

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Trade Me’s annual profit drops

Online marketplace posts a drop in net profit for FY16.


Trade Me launches new app and logo

New Zealand online marketplace refreshes logo after 16 years.

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More NZ shoppers move online

Nielsen’s latest report says number of online shoppers up 4 per cent on last year.

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Trade Me appoints new CFO

Online marketplace appoints new chief financial officer.


Target Australia expands to New Zealand

Target Australia embraces online marketplace for NZ expansion.


Trade Me’s new seller pricing

Simplified pricing on the way.

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