13-Jun-2014 - Severe Storms Lash Auckland
Stream are responding from both sides of the Tasman to this week’s violent storm.
Auckland received wind gusts of up to 145km/h. Letterboxes, trampolines and garden furniture became airborne causing damage to many properties. On Wednesday morning Emergency services noted damage to 126 properties as a result of airborne debris, falling trees and high winds. It is reported by local media that 17 of these properties suffered severe structural damage.
Significant damage was also sustained to electrical infrastructure with 40,000 properties without power for long periods.
In the South Island homes and roads were also swamped in North Canterbury with around 80 requests for assistance having been received by the Waimakariri Council.
Specialist Loss Adjusters, Building Consultants and Engineers are responding to all claims to date and we expect more to follow.
06-May-2014 - Stream Group has gone public
The last month has been an exciting one for the company. On Friday 11th of April 2014 Stream Group evolved from a privately owned company to a publicly listed entity – trading as SGO on the Australian Stock Exchange.
The launch has gone smoothly with a lot of positive feedback and interest.
Stream Group are now proud to be one of over 2,000 listed companies and issuers, with a total market capitalisation of around $1.5 trillion.
Stream’s Managing Director Don McKenzie said, “What excites me the most is the opportunities that are being created, the employee equity scheme and the increased security provided by being a listed entity.
Don has expressed his appreciation to all that assisted Stream in reaching its milestone of becoming a ASX listed company.
“Whilst you may not directly see it, everyone has played their part”.
09-Oct-2013 - New Strategic Partnership for Stream Group Holdings
Stream Group announces it has become a significant shareholder in Melbourne Technology Group which operates as National Insurance Replacement Services or NIRS.
NIRS is a national provider of innovative contents validation and fulfilment services to Insurers and claims handlers. The company has been operating for over 15 years and has access to the wholesale market and an extensive range of manufacturers and suppliers.
Don McKenzie, Managing Director of Stream said “NIRS has built industry leading systems and supply chains for contents validation and fulfilment over the past 15 years that are driven by highly skilled and passionate people. Our partnership will expand the expertise of both companies allowing each to enhance the services offered to our respective clients.”
This investment follows on from Streams significant investment in Cerno Ltd in April 2013.
Geoff Daniel, Director of Melbourne Technology Group said “we are excited by the investment Stream has made which will allow us to expand our services to achieve a broader range of products, enhanced validation and superior pricing across all of Australia. We are also excited with the opportunity to expand into New Zealand and the UK on the back of Stream’s existing infrastructure.”