More links and websites
This Ministry of Economic Development site provides excellent information about the law of bankruptcy and business failure in New Zealand.
More suggestions and sources
Grant, David. Bulls, bears and elephants: a history of the New Zealand Stock Exchange. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 1997.
Hunt, Graeme. Hustlers, rogues & bubble boys: white collar mischief in New Zealand. Auckland: Reed, 2001.
Stone, R. C. J. Makers of fortune: a colonial business community and its fall. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1973.