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Foil the fraudsters this festive season

Tuesday, 10 December 2013, 3:58 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

As the festive season approaches the New Zealand Bankers’ Association has reminded people how to avoid fraud and scams over the holidays. “Don’t let fraudsters spoil this special time of the year. Whether we’re shopping or away on holiday, ... More >>

Covered bond law puts New Zealand on even footing

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 10:46 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The third reading of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (Covered Bonds) Amendment Bill today has been welcomed by the New Zealand Bankers’ Association. The Bill establishes a legislative framework for issuing covered bonds and enhances the Reserve Bank’s ... More >>

KiwiSaver fund finder welcomed

Friday, 15 November 2013, 3:33 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association has welcomed an independent tool to help people find a KiwiSaver fund that suits them best. KiwiSaver fund finder was launched today by the Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income and is available on ... More >>

Retirement income review provides practical way forward

Wednesday, 9 October 2013, 9:50 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association has today welcomed the Review of Retirement Income Policies discussion document released by the Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income. More >>

Borrowers urged to talk to their bank as lending limits loom

Friday, 27 September 2013, 10:24 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association has urged prospective borrowers to talk to their bank as the Reserve Bank’s low equity lending restrictions come into force next week. More >>

Consumer credit law should be well-targeted and enforced

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 9:59 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association today welcomed the first reading of the Credit Contracts and Financial Services Law Reform Bill, and cautioned further work was needed to meet the Bill’s aims. More >>

Make a date with your money

Friday, 30 August 2013, 4:51 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association is encouraging people to make a date with their money during Money Week , which runs from 1 to 7 September. More >>

New anti-money laundering regime now in force

Monday, 1 July 2013, 9:49 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

All New Zealand banks are now required to comply with the new anti-money laundering regime, which came into force on 30 June. More >>

Beware scams that target seniors

Monday, 17 June 2013, 11:18 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Be on guard against financial crime that targets seniors said the New Zealand Bankers’ Association today as Fraud Awareness Week 2013 was launched. More >>

Retirement Commissioner appointment welcomed

Thursday, 13 June 2013, 3:17 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association today congratulated Diane Maxwell on her appointment as Retirement Commissioner. “We have been working closely with Diane in her interim capacity and are pleased to see her confirmed in the permanent role of Retirement ... More >>

Cracking Down On Money Laundering to Combat Serious Crime

Monday, 13 May 2013, 11:39 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Cracking down on money laundering is part of a global response to serious crime and terrorism. New Zealand banks are playing their part by implementing a new law which comes into force on 30 June 2013. More >>

Bankers welcome interim Retirement Commissioner

Tuesday, 12 March 2013, 2:45 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association has today welcomed the appointment of interim Retirement Commissioner Diane Maxwell. More >>

Talk of legal action jumps the gun

Monday, 11 March 2013, 4:47 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Talk of legal action today relating to bank fees fails to take into account differences between the New Zealand and Australian banking sectors. More >>

New Zealand banks strong, stable and safe

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 10:09 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

New Zealand banks had another solid and stable year according to according to KPMG’s Financial Institutions Performance Survey for the 2012 financial year. “The survey shows our banks are among the best funded and regulated in the world, and fiercely ... More >>

Telephone Scam Alert

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 2:59 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Telephone Scam Alert The New Zealand Bankers’ Association is urging the public to be on guard against a telephone scam. Scammers purporting to be from the New Zealand Bankers’ Association are phoning members of the public and saying they are investigating ... More >>

Mortgagee sales continue to decline

Sunday, 23 December 2012, 9:01 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Mortgagee sales continue to decline according to Terralink data for the September quarter released today. There were 516 mortgagee sales in the three months from July to September this year, down 15 per cent from the June quarter. More >>

Banking industry profits in the middle of the pack

Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 4:30 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association today released long run bank profitability data which compares returns on equity for New Zealand banks against NZX listed companies. More >>

Flipside of Interest Rate Cuts

Tuesday, 22 May 2012, 2:08 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Recent cuts in fixed interest rates highlight the level of intense competition in the New Zealand banking sector. This is good news for borrowers, but will impact on returns for bank depositors. More >>

NZ banks well placed for challenges ahead

Tuesday, 24 April 2012, 9:17 am | New Zealand Bankers' Association

Survey finds NZ banks well placed for challenges ahead The New Zealand Bankers’ Association today welcomed KPMG’s annual Financial Institutions Performance Survey ( FIPS ) In its 25th year, the 2011 survey shows New Zealand has a strong, stable ... More >>

Draft loan shark law welcomed

Monday, 2 April 2012, 4:54 pm | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association has welcomed the government’s release today of a draft bill targeted at loan sharks and fringe lenders. More >>

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