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Monetary Tightening Brought Forward

Wednesday, 13 April 2022, 2:44 pm | Bank of New Zealand

The Monetary Policy Committee today increased the Official Cash Rate (OCR) to 1.50 percent. The Committee agreed it is appropriate to continue to tighten monetary conditions at pace to best maintain price stability and support maximum sustainable employment. ... More >>

FY21 Result: Strong And Stable BNZ Backing Business

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 10:04 am | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today released its full year result to 30 September 2021 and says it is backing business to lead New Zealand’s COVID-19 recovery. BNZ announced its statutory net profit for the financial year increased by $560 million or 74% ... More >>

BNZ To Abusers: We See You And We’ll Put A Stop To It

Sunday, 23 May 2021, 1:08 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today that it is cracking down on people sending abusive and inappropriate messages in the reference fields of bank transfers. BNZ General Manager Customer Assist, Martin King, says, “If you are using bank systems ... More >>

Bank Of New Zealand And Israel’s Ourcrowd Announce Tech Investment Alliance

Tuesday, 22 December 2020, 8:54 am | Bank of New Zealand

OurCrowd, one of the world’s largest global venture investing platforms, and Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today announced an innovative collaboration that will provide BNZ customers with direct access to exclusive OurCrowd cutting-edge companies, venture ... More >>

Bank Of New Zealand Launches First Kiwi ‘Brand Voice’ And Reduces Wait Times With Amazon Connect

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 6:01 am | Bank of New Zealand

One of New Zealand’s largest banks chooses AWS to transform the contact center, creating New Zealand’s first natural text-to-speech voice, Āwhina, to provide customer service in Kiwi-accented English and some te reo Māori AUCKLAND, New Zealand ... More >>

BNZ Opens New Branch In Auckland’s Commercial Bay

Wednesday, 28 October 2020, 6:38 am | Bank of New Zealand

BNZ, Commercial Bay Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) opened its newest branch today in Auckland’s premier shopping complex, Commercial Bay. BNZ Chief Customer Officer, Partnership Banking, Paul Carter, says, “BNZ Commercial Bay is the future of banking. ... More >>

BNZ Appoints Rēnata Blair To Help Deliver Māori Business Success In New Zealand

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 1:03 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has appointed Rēnata Blair as Head of Māori Sector and Relationships. In this role, Rēnata will focus on the four pou that underpin the bank’s Māori business strategy: whanaungatanga - building relationships through ... More >>

BNZ Gears Up To Support More Kiwi Businesses As Business Finance Scheme Loan Criteria Expanded

Thursday, 20 August 2020, 10:55 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) is encouraging customers to get in touch and discuss whether a Business Finance Scheme Loan is right for them following lending criteria for the government-backed loan being expanded today. The government announced that it was ... More >>

Auckland BNZ Branches Operating Under Alert Level 3

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 5:13 pm | Bank of New Zealand

With Auckland now in COVID-19 Alert Level 3, the following BNZ branches will be open 10am to 2pm Thursday 13 and Friday 14 August: Ponsonby Albany Botany New Lynn Manukau Newmarket Link Drive Pukekohe There will be strict physical distancing measures ... More >>

BNZ Branch Opening Hours 12 – 14 August

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 5:06 am | Bank of New Zealand

11 August Following the Prime Minister’s announcement this evening about changes to the COVID-19 Alert Level, BNZ is advising of the following changes to branches and BNZ Partners Centres. BNZ is committed to doing everything it can to help keep ... More >>

John Waller Memorial Scholarship winners announced

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 6:56 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) and PwC are pleased to announce the three winners of the John Waller Memorial Scholarships for the University of Canterbury 2020 academic year. They are: More >>

Scam avalanche turns tidal wave - 50% increase in victims

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 1:59 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) is urging its customers and New Zealanders to stay vigilant and report scams to their banks as a tidal wave of criminal activity continues to hit New Zealand’s shores. More >>

Thousands of New Zealanders stay silent on scams

Monday, 26 August 2019, 9:35 am | Bank of New Zealand

New research from Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) shows that: • 15% of Kiwis who lose money to scams suffer in silence and tell no one • More than half of Kiwis (58%) who fall victim to scams do not report the crime • 13% of New Zealanders are hesitant ... More >>

Thousands of BNZ staff mobilise to take on scammers

Thursday, 22 August 2019, 3:50 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Thousands of Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) staff will hit the road next week, taking to malls and libraries, rest homes and RSAs, and visiting community groups and businesses to help New Zealanders be safer online and avoid being scammed. In some regions BNZ ... More >>

BNZ commits to help Kiwis escape loan sharks

Tuesday, 13 August 2019, 10:12 am | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has reaffirmed its commitment to disrupt predatory lending practices in New Zealand, ramping up its involvement in Community Finance programmes and pledging to provide millions more dollars in no and low interest lending to tens ... More >>

Marriage proposals only tip of the iceberg

Monday, 22 July 2019, 3:31 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) wants to help New Zealanders become Scam Savvy and for the week of 26 August will encourage NZers to visit its branches and special locations in malls to learn how to be safer online and avoid being scammed. BNZ Chief Executive, ... More >>

BNZ extends regional branch commitment to 2022

Monday, 10 June 2019, 8:05 am | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today it will keep all of its regional branch network open for at least the next three years. BNZ Chief Customer Officer, Paul Carter said “We are committed to keeping our extensive regional branch network ... More >>

A new Good Shop and a big boost for BNZ’s Community Finance

Tuesday, 19 February 2019, 3:54 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today that it is joining forces with The Salvation Army and other great kiwi companies and organisations to help bring The Good Shop to the streets of South Auckland, in a bid to tackle predatory lending. The Good ... More >>

BNZ’s history making mortgage rate delivers confidence

Monday, 12 November 2018, 12:47 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Bank of New Zealand is offering customers a two-year home loan rate not seen in at least a quarter of a century. More >>

NZ Online Retail Sales - June 2018

Tuesday, 31 July 2018, 12:10 pm | Bank of New Zealand

Online retail spending continued recent trends, with sales in June 10% higher than in June last year. · Spending at domestic online sites was up 12% compared to June last year. Once again, this outpaced growth in spending at traditional stores, which ... More >>





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