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50 Years of Decimal Currency

Monday, 10 July 2017, 10:12 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Today signals 50 years of decimal currency in New Zealand and the Bank is marking the anniversary with a new display in its Museum and Education Centre. More >>

Kristin School Wins Reserve Bank Monetary Policy Challenge

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 10:50 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

6 July 2017 - Kristin School (Auckland) has been named the national winner of the 2017 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Monetary Policy Challenge . Macleans College (Auckland) placed second and Saint Patrick’s College (Kilbirnie, Wellington) came third. The ... More >>

Debt to Income limit consultation

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 1:38 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today published a consultation paper seeking feedback on serviceability restrictions such as debt to income (DTI) limits being added to its macro prudential toolkit. More >>

New Zealand hosts EMEAP central bank governors

Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 4:33 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand hosted the 22nd annual Executives' Meeting of East and Asia-Pacific (EMEAP) central banks in Auckland yesterday. More >>

‘Upside downside: a guide to risk for savers and investors’

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 11:12 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today released a new edition of its popular guide to managing the risks involved in saving and investing. More >>

Reserve Bank updates its assessment of money laundering

Friday, 7 April 2017, 2:18 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today published an updated assessment of the money laundering and terrorism financing risks that face the financial sector. More >>

Estimates of the Output Gap from a Beveridge-Nelson Filter

Thursday, 30 March 2017, 1:03 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Beveridge-Nelson (BN) trend-cycle decomposition based on autoregressive forecasting models of U.S. quarterly real GDP growth produces estimates of the output gap that are strongly at odds with widely-held beliefs about the amplitude, persistence, and ... More >>

Official Cash Rate unchanged at 1.75 percent

Thursday, 9 February 2017, 9:49 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today left the Official Cash Rate (OCR) unchanged at 1.75 percent. More >>

Reserve Bank Governor not seeking another term

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 1:45 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Reserve Bank Governor Graeme Wheeler today announced that he will not be seeking a second term as Governor when his current term ends on 26 September this year. More >>

Bulletin article takes a closer look at banknote images

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 2:51 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today released a Bulletin article exploring the development of design themes in New Zealand’s banknotes. More >>

Reserve Bank issues warning to Aotearoa Credit Union

Monday, 12 December 2016, 3:06 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank has today issued a formal warning to Aotearoa Credit Union under section 80 of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act. More >>

Growth prospects look promising in face of int'l risks

Thursday, 8 December 2016, 10:39 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The prospects look promising for New Zealand’s economic expansion to continue in the face of considerable international uncertainties, Reserve Bank Governor Graeme Wheeler said today. More >>

Financial system continues to face housing and dairy risks

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 11:12 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

New Zealand’s financial system is sound but continues to face risks, Reserve Bank Governor, Graeme Wheeler, said today when releasing the Bank’s November Financial Stability Report . More >>

Changes in household behaviour help explain low inflation

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 9:41 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank is taking account of changing household saving and spending behaviours in its inflation forecasts, Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand said in a speech to the Australia National University in Canberra this evening. More >>

RBNZ confirms nationwide restrictions on loans to investors

Monday, 5 September 2016, 11:49 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today confirmed that new rules tighten restrictions on bank lending to residential property buyers throughout New Zealand. From 1 October, residential property investors will generally need a 40 percent deposit for a mortgage loan, ... More >>

Monetary policy faces challenges in turbulent times

Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:19 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Monetary policy faces challenges in turbulent times Monetary policy challenges extend well beyond the normal parameters and stresses envisaged when policy frameworks were designed and inflation goals were first specified, Reserve Bank Governor Graeme Wheeler ... More >>

Waikato Diocesan School wins Monetary Policy Challenge

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 4:49 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls wins Monetary Policy Challenge Waikato Diocesan School for Girls has been named the national winner of the 2016 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Monetary Policy Challenge (MPC). Scots College (Wellington) placed second ... More >>

Making monetary policy decisions

Wednesday, 13 July 2016, 12:55 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Making monetary policy decisions The Reserve Bank regularly reviews and refines its monetary policy decision making process to help it better handle economic uncertainty and improve the quality of policy decisions, Assistant Governor John McDermott said ... More >>

Housing risks require a broad policy response

Friday, 8 July 2016, 9:59 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Growing imbalances in the housing market require policy action on a number of fronts, Reserve Bank Deputy Governor Grant Spencer said today. More >>

Discussion Paper: Inflation expectations and low inflation

Thursday, 23 June 2016, 5:22 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

A new discussion paper by Ozer Karagedikli and John McDermott has been published on the Reserve Bank’s website. More >>

 

 

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