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BNZ: Robust And Ready To Help Rebuild New Zealand’s Economy

Tuesday, 28 April 2020, 9:48 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today released its half year results to 31 March 2020 and says while the operating environment has changed, BNZ is well-capitalised and has the balance sheet strength to play its part in helping get New Zealand back on ... More >>

BNZ And Good Shepherd NZ Provide $5 Million For Families Struggling Due To COVID-19

Tuesday, 7 April 2020, 11:55 am | BNZ

BNZ and Good Shepherd NZ announced today they will be extending their Community Finance programme, allowing $5 million of no interest loans to be used by families financially impacted by COVID-19. BNZ CEO Angie Mentis, says, “There are families ... More >>

BNZ Opens 48 Branches On Thursday

Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 3:14 pm | BNZ

Online and contact-centre geared-up to help customers Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) is open for business with online banking, digital tools, all smart ATMs, contact centres and 48 of its branches open this Thursday. BNZ has confirmed a geographical ... More >>

BNZ Home Loan Deferments Applications Available Now

Saturday, 28 March 2020, 11:23 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has announced today it is ready to accept applications for home loan repayment deferment from its customers. The scheme, announced yesterday by Finance Minister Grant Robertson, has been developed in conjunction with the Government, ... More >>

BNZ Supports Over 70s With Dedicated Phone Team

Friday, 27 March 2020, 3:54 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today it is supporting customers over the age of 70 with a dedicated phone support team offering shorter wait times and specialised service. BNZ Chief Customer Officer, Paul Carter, says, “This is another way we’re ... More >>

BNZ Waives PayClip Monthly Fees To Support COVID-impacted SMEs

Thursday, 26 March 2020, 2:58 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has announced today that monthly fees for its PayClip product will be waived for the next month. BNZ General Manager SME and Enterprise Partnerships, Karna Luke, says, “The lockdown is affecting all businesses, but ... More >>


Tuesday, 24 March 2020, 4:21 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) is encouraging kiwis to stay vigilant as scammers seek to take advantage of COVID19 uncertainty. In the past few weeks, scams purporting to be the World Health Organisation, an infection map tracker and the more standard ... More >>

BNZ Acts To Provide More Certainty For Customers

Friday, 20 March 2020, 4:51 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has announced changes in home loans, term deposits, and contactless transaction fees to provide its personal and business customers more certainty. BNZ Chief Customer Officer Paul Carter, says, “BNZ’s focus is very ... More >>

BNZ Stepping Up To Help Kiwi Businesses

Monday, 16 March 2020, 12:46 pm | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today that it will pass through the full official rate cut to its customers. In addition, BNZ has expanded its package of support measures to help Kiwi business customers through the impacts of COVID-19. BNZ’s business ... More >>

Kiwi Wellbeing Stands Strong Against Global Turmoil

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 12:58 pm | BNZ

Despite a rocky second half of 2019, with geopolitical uncertainty and a slowing global economy, New Zealanders’ wellbeing held up at a similar level as in the previous BNZ Wellbeing Report six months earlier (66.9 vs 67.2). BNZ Economist Paul ... More >>

Mobile BNZ Brings Banking And Low Interest Loans To Northland

Friday, 14 February 2020, 10:29 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today launched Mobile BNZ in Kaikohe, Northland and will offer banking services back to Kawakawa, Paihia, Rawene, Opononi, Coopers Beach and Mangonui. BNZ Chief Customer Officer, Paul Carter, says, “Mobile BNZ ensures our ... More >>

BNZ Drought Assistance To Northland Farmers Underway

Thursday, 13 February 2020, 7:23 am | BNZ

Following the Government declaring a drought in Northland and parts of Auckland, BNZ has officially announced its drought assistance package for farmers affected by the driest start to the year on record in Northland and parts of Auckland. Dave ... More >>

NZ Online Retail Sales - November 2019

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 2:32 pm | BNZ Online Retail Sales Index

HIGHLIGHTS • The attached note is an early release covering November online retail sales. Figures are provisional . • NZ’s total online retail spending in November was 4% higher than a year ago. Recent months were stronger, running at 8% year-on-year ... 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 >>

Kiwi enterprise and endeavour at heart of solid result

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 10:31 am | BNZ

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) today released its full year results to 30 September 2019 (FY19) and says its solid performance is a result of helping more New Zealanders buy homes and supporting growing Kiwi businesses. More >>

Kiwi wellbeing holds up despite economic headwinds

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 9:46 am | BNZ

Today Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) shared findings from its second Wellbeing Index showing that Kiwis continue to enjoy relatively high levels of personal wellbeing despite concerns of a slowing global economy and its impacts on New Zealand. 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 >>