Overview

Date Activity
2 Jul 2020 Correspondence: Correspondence relating to letter from Ecotricity Read more
2 Jul 2020 Correspondence: Letter regarding Mercury’s market making performance. Read more
24 Jun 2020 Development: The sector forum has prepared and presented an incentive-based proposal to the Authority’s Board Read more
23 Jun – 21 Jul 2020 Consultation: We are consulting on our proposal to secure access to industry participants’ hedging data and invite feedback from stakeholders on our planned approach. Read more
26 May 2020 Development: The Authority issued guidance to ASX and market makers regarding flexibility for market makers under COVID-19 alert levels 3 and 4. Read more
21 Apr – 16 Jun 2020 Consultation: Ensuring market making arrangements are fit-for-purpose over time. Read more
14 Apr 2020 Correspondence: The Authority has written to the market makers to clarify the usage for the additional two exemptions during New Zealand’s Covid-19 Alert Level 4. Read more
24 Mar 2020 Correspondence: The Authority has offered to support the establishment of a forum for developing an industry view on a suitable incentive-based market-making scheme. Read more
30 Jan 2020 Correspondence: The Authority has notified the market makers affected by the urgent Code amendment. Read more
30 Jan 2020 Development: The Authority has made an urgent Code amendment to insert a dormant mandatory market making scheme into the Code. The amendment will come into force on 3 February 2020. Read more
3 Dec 2019 Correspondence: In November 2019 the Authority met with the non-integrated retailers to discuss the recent performance of the wholesale market. Read more
29 Nov 2019 Correspondence: In November 2019 the Authority met separately with each of the four largest generator-retailers to discuss the recent performance of the wholesale market and to seek improvements to market making services. The follow up letters to each organisation are pr Read more
12 Nov – 2 Dec 2019 Consultation: Ensuring market making arrangements are fit-for-purpose over time Read more
12 Nov 2019 Correspondence: In May 2019 the Authority responded to a request for the criteria it would apply when considering whether to urgently intervene to ensure market making services are provided. Read more
26 Jun 2018 Development: Decision paper on treatment of prudential offsets in the wholesale market Read more
24 Apr 2018 Development: Decision and Summary of Submission papers on Financial Transmission Rights (FTR) development Read more
22 Aug – 31 Oct 2017 Consultation: Issues and options paper on treatment of prudential offsets in the wholesale market Read more
Jul 2017 Development: Hedge market survey 2017 Read more
28 Mar – 9 May 2017 Consultation: Financial transmission rights development: Issues and options paper Read more
11 Oct 2016 Correspondence: Mercury NZ Ltd request for a Central North Island FTR hub Read more
Dec 2015 Development: Enhancing trading of hedge products decisions paper published Read more
4 Aug 2015 Development: Wholesale Advisory Group's recommendation paper published Read more
30 Jun 2015 Development: Information paper - Potential for ASX futures to offset spot market prudential security requirements Read more
9 Jun – 21 Jul 2015 Consultation: Enhancing trading of hedge products Read more
10 Dec 2014 Development: The Wholesale Advisory Group (WAG) held a public briefing on its Hedge Market Development discussion paper, released on 11 November 2014. Read more
11 Nov – 19 Dec 2014 Consultation: Wholesale Advisory Group discussion paper - Hedge Market Development Read more
Jul 2014 Development: Hedge market survey 2014 Read more
9 Jun 2014 Development: Market marking for new ASX products Read more
1 May 2014 Advisory Group: Wholesale Advisory Group meeting Read more
9 Apr 2014 Advisory Group: Wholesale Advisory Group meeting Read more
20 Feb 2014 Advisory Group: Wholesale Advisory Group meeting Read more
Oct – Nov 2013 Correspondence: Correspondence with Pulse Utilities on forward market liquidity Read more
21 May 2013 Development: Information paper: Hedge market performance and project update Read more
26 Nov 2012 Correspondence: Correspondence with ASX Read more
26 Nov 2012 Development: Information paper: Hedge market performance and project update Read more
Oct 2012 Development: Managing electricity price risk guide Read more
Sep 2012 Development: ASX report on new product development Read more
26 Jun 2012 Development: Information paper: Hedge market performance and project update Read more
May 2012 Correspondence: Feedback from Contact on Information paper Read more
17 Apr 2012 Development: Information paper: Hedge market performance and project update Read more
Apr 2012 Development: Hedge market survey 2012 Read more
18 Jan 2012 Development: Regular reports published Read more
Jan 2012 Correspondence: Feedback on Market-Making CBA Read more
21 Nov 2011 Development: Information paper: CBA Market-Making Obligations Read more
21 Oct 2011 Development: The Authority has prepared a brief overview paper that outlines the initiatives the Authority has taken to provide for a more active hedge market. Read more
20 Oct 2011 Development: Information paper Read more
11 Oct 2011 Development: Situation Update Read more
Sep 2011 Correspondence: Correspondence relating to consultation on hedge market arrangements Read more
1 – 29 Aug 2011 Consultation: Consultation on improving the opportunities to hedge New Zealand electricity prices Read more
24 Jun 2011 Correspondence: Correspondence with large generators and ASX Read more
May 2011 Development: Independent Hedge Market Evaluation Report Read more
26 Aug – 25 Oct 2006 Consultation: Hedge market consultation 2006 Read more
Jan 2005 – Oct 2010 Background: Background and work done by the Commission Read more