New Zealand


It is the nature of business to shorten names and titles to acronyms and to have an ever-increasing number of terms which might puzzle the uninitiated. This page offers some definitions.

Private equity

Private finance initiatives

Public private partnership

Performance, Risk and Compliance

KPMG's team focused on the needs of New Zealand SMEs and privately-owned businesses.

Where permitted, assisting clients with the preparation, due diligence or attestation required as part of a process to obtain financing.

Research and Development

Risk Advisory Services

Reserve bank of New Zealand

Request for proposal

Return on investment