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The Journey of Te Pūtea Matua: Our Tāne Mahuta

Monday, 24 September 2018, 12:19 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Journey of Te Pūtea Matua: Our Tāne Mahuta Te Pūtea Matua is the Māori name for the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. This article presents a broad picture of Te Pūtea Matua’s heritage, role, and interdependencies both within the Bank and economy-wide. ... More >>

Armistice Day coin orders open to the public

Monday, 3 September 2018, 10:37 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

NEWS RELEASE 3 September 2018 From today you will be able to pre-order a limited number of the newly minted Armistice Day coin for delivery in October, right in time for Armistice Day. The new coin is a legal tender, coloured, circulating 50c piece. ... More >>

Hold history in your hand

Monday, 27 August 2018, 10:34 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Hold history in your hand with one of the legal tender coloured circulating fifty-cent coins, minted to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, 11 November, when the First World War ended. Over 100,000 New Zealanders fought in that war, and more than ... More >>

Migration and Business Cycle Dynamics

Friday, 10 August 2018, 11:30 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

A new discussion paper (attached) on modelling the cyclical effects of migration flows in general equilibrium, authored by Christie Smith and Christoph Thoenissen, has been published on the Bank’s website. More >>

Managed exit from Reserve Bank Wellington building

Friday, 10 August 2018, 10:38 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank is vacating its Wellington building for about three months so it can remediate asbestos issues. More >>

Official Cash Rate unchanged at 1.75 percent

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 9:09 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Tena koutou katoa, welcome all. The Official Cash Rate (OCR) remains at 1.75 percent. We expect to keep the OCR at this level through 2019 and into 2020, longer than we projected in our May Statement. The direction of our next OCR move could be up or ... More >>

Reserve Bank states bank capital preferences

Friday, 6 July 2018, 10:19 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today published their in-principle decisions on capital requirements for registered banks. This is part of a thorough review of capital adequacy in the New Zealand banking system. More >>

Auckland Grammar wins Monetary Policy Challenge

Thursday, 5 July 2018, 4:52 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Auckland Grammar has been named the national winner of the 2018 Reserve Bank of New Zealand Monetary Policy Challenge. Mount Albert Grammar placed second and Macleans College came third. More >>

Official Cash Rate unchanged at 1.75 percent

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 9:33 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Official Cash Rate (OCR) will remain at 1.75 percent for now. However, we are well positioned to manage change in either direction – up or down – as necessary. More >>

Reserve Bank digital currency – too early to say

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 11:12 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

A speech delivered today by Reserve Bank Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand gives the Bank’s position on issuing an official digital currency, and the verdict, “not now”. More >>

Reserve Bank outlines priorities in Statement of Intent

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 9:13 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank's vision of being A Great Team – Best Central Bank underpins the Bank's Statement of Intent for 2018-2021. More >>

Monetary Policy Challenge national finalists announced

Wednesday, 6 June 2018, 9:41 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Teams from six secondary schools have been chosen as finalists in the Reserve Bank’s Monetary Policy Challenge. More >>

Banking culture in the spotlight

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 10:23 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

New Zealand’s financial system remains sound. The banking system holds sufficient capital and liquidity buffers, guided by our prudential regulatory requirements. These buffers reduce New Zealand banks’ exposure to adverse shocks. More >>

Bulletin article discusses unconventional monetary policy

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 11:20 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

An article published today in the Reserve Bank Bulletin examines the international experience of several central banks since the global financial crisis of 2007/08, and considers the potential for such policies in the New Zealand environment. More >>

Work well underway at RBNZ building

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:37 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Work is well under way to test air quality on all levels of the Reserve Bank’s Wellington premises, after a trace of asbestos was found on level 1 during a routine inspection on Wednesday. More >>

Official Cash Rate unchanged at 1.75 percent

Thursday, 10 May 2018, 9:08 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Official Cash Rate (OCR) will remain at 1.75 percent for some time to come. The direction of our next move is equally balanced, up or down. Only time and events will tell. More >>

Armistice Day coin: keep me, spend me, remember me

Monday, 30 April 2018, 10:14 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank today announced in October it will issue a colour circulating legal tender 50 cent coin to mark the centenary of Armistice Day. More >>

Loan-to-Value Ratio Restrictions and House Prices

Friday, 27 April 2018, 1:32 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Reserve Bank of New Zealand Discussion Paper 2018/05: Fang Yao and coauthors on house prices and LVR restrictions in New Zealand More >>

Article discusses NZ labour force participation developments

Monday, 16 April 2018, 3:28 pm | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Bulletin article discusses New Zealand labour force participation developments An article published today in the Reserve Bank Bulletin compares labour supply developments across the OECD and examines how New Zealand is placed. More >>

Two external monetary policy advisers appointed

Friday, 13 April 2018, 11:51 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

The Reserve Bank has appointed Susan Paterson and William Rolleston as part-time advisors to the Bank on monetary policy. More >>

 

 

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