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By Virginia Green

The impressive upward thrust and and tragic fall of South Canterbury Finance's Allan Hubbard. Accountant, investor and financier Allan Hubbard was once greatly enjoyed through millions of South Islanders, and whilst his finance corporation South Canterbury Finance went into receivership, taking the discounts of millions of individuals with it, it used to be a big blow to the rustic. the next research via the intense Fraud place of work used to be another blow to Hubbard's reputation.Well recognized for his generosity, his frugal way of life and his entrepreneurship, Hubbard used to be anything of a people hero and held in very excessive esteem. This biography tells his tale when it comes to interesting anecdotes - from his formative years within the melancholy via to his winning companies reminiscent of Helicopters NZ, Scales company and the very unhappy death of South Canterbury Finance. South Canterbury have been strong to Allan and he gave again to the area on a grand scale, aiding thousands of youth onto farms, saving reliable farmers from financial disaster and underwriting large-scale initiatives to deliver water to the drought-prone zone. This ebook tells how he fell from being the wealthiest guy within the South Island to having no cash for groceries after his resources have been put less than statutory administration. And asks, how did the 'most relied on guy in New Zealand' come lower than research via the intense Fraud place of work? How did the much-praised South Canterbury Finance fall into receivership?

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