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NZ’s First Farm Sustainability Linked Loan To Deliver Water And Biodiversity Benefits

Monday, 1 March 2021, 7:49 am | BNZ

In a New Zealand first, ethical dairy investor Southern Pastures has entered into a three-year $50 million sustainability-linked farm loan with BNZ and its syndicate. Southern Pastures, owner of Lewis Road Creamery, will receive financial incentives ... More >>

BNZ Branches Opening Hours During Alert Level 3

Sunday, 28 February 2021, 1:46 pm | BNZ

With Auckland now in COVID-19 Alert Level 3 and the rest of the country at Alert Level 2 for the next seven days, the way BNZ branches and Partners Centres are operating has changed. Auckland All Auckland branches are closed today, Sunday 28 February. ... More >>

BNZ Branches Operating Under Alert Levels 1 And 2

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 7:24 am | BNZ

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement this afternoon that Auckland will be going to Alert Level 2 and the rest of the country to Alert Level 1 from midnight tonight, the way BNZ branches and Partners Centres are operating will change. Auckland ... More >>

Say No To Violence Against Women

Monday, 15 February 2021, 2:40 pm | BNZ

BNZ is encouraging New Zealanders to say no to violence against women and support the Love Grace New Zealand Handbag Appeal that launched this week. Running from today until Monday 8 March, the appeal remembers Grace Millane who was tragically killed ... More >>

BNZ Branches Operating Under Heightened Alert Level

Monday, 15 February 2021, 2:29 pm | BNZ

With Auckland now in COVID-19 Alert Level 3 and the rest of the country at Alert Level 2, the way BNZ branches and Partners Centres are operating has changed. Auckland On Monday 15 February, all Auckland branches and Partners Centres are shut. From ... More >>

Paul Conway Appointed BNZ Chief Economist

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 12:19 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has announced Paul Conway as its new Chief Economist. BNZ Chief Financial Officer, Peter MacGillivray, says, “Paul breaks the mould of the traditional bank economist who typically focus on house prices, interest rates, ... 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 >>

BNZ Targets $10 Billion Sustainable Finance And SME Partnerships To Reduce Carbon Emissions

Thursday, 10 December 2020, 10:56 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has released its first sustainability report and announced changes to its lending policy and ambitious targets to work with SMEs to reduce New Zealand’s carbon emissions. In the next five years, BNZ has committed to delivering ... 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 Makes Goodwill Payments To 2300 Customers

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 10:33 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) confirmed today it has made goodwill payments to customers affected by historic errors in home loan documentation. The mistakes were caused by systems and process issues in 2015 and were discovered during an internal investigation. ... More >>

BNZ To Re-introduce Pre-COVID-19 Loan-to-value Ratios

Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 4:01 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today it was returning to its pre-COVID-19 home lending loan-to-value (LVR) ratio settings for property investors. This means that from the 7th of December 2020, BNZ will require a minimum 30% deposit from residential ... More >>

BNZ Opens New Branch In Queenstown

Friday, 13 November 2020, 12:22 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has officially opened its newest branch, BNZ Whakatipu, in the Five Mile centre in Frankton, Queenstown. BNZ Chief Customer Officer, Partnership Banking, Paul Carter, says, “BNZ Whakatipu is our flagship branch in the area, ... More >>

BNZ Optimistic About Year Ahead

Thursday, 5 November 2020, 10:58 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today released its full year result to 30 September 2020 and says it is well-capitalised to support its customers and reshape its business to meet increasing digital service demand. BNZ announced its statutory net profit ... More >>

BNZ Wants Kiwis To Talk About Scams

Monday, 2 November 2020, 7:53 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today reveals new research that says a quarter of all New Zealanders who fall victim to scams are not telling anyone at all. Furthermore, the number of people falling victim to scams who are not reporting it has risen to ... 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 >>

BNZ Cuts Costs For Contactless Payments

Tuesday, 4 August 2020, 2:55 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has cut the costs of using debit contactless (PayWave) payments for small and medium business customers. As of 1 August 2020, SMEs that settle into a BNZ business bank account will pay no more than 0.70% (70 bps) per ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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