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Kiwis Young And Old Are Neglecting Their KiwiSaver, Survey Finds

Thursday, 17 September 2020, 4:47 pm | Westpac New Zealand

New Zealanders at both ends of the age spectrum risk falling short of their retirement savings goals by not paying enough attention to their KiwiSaver, according to research by Westpac NZ. The nationally representative survey of 1,000 KiwiSaver members found ... More >>

Westpac Branches In Auckland - Level 2

Sunday, 30 August 2020, 3:06 pm | Westpac New Zealand

We will be opening all of our branches in Auckland under normal hours from tomorrow as the region returns to COVID-19 Level 2 restrictions. During Level 3 we opened 13 branches in the region. Customers will be able to check the hours of their local ... More >>

Westpac NZ Committed To Helping Customers Through COVID-19

Friday, 14 August 2020, 6:42 pm | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is working hard to continue providing a range of banking services and financial support to New Zealanders as the country responds to the second wave of COVID-19. Westpac NZ chief executive David McLean said customers had shown patience ... More >>

Customers Use COVID-19 Lockdown To Pay Down Mortgages

Thursday, 6 August 2020, 8:09 am | Westpac New Zealand

Many home owners unable to spend money during lockdown diverted significant sums of money into extra repayments on their mortgages, new Westpac NZ data shows. At the end of February, prior to lockdown, 65% of customers were ahead on their home ... More >>

Westpac NZ Lowers Merchant Fees For Small Businesses

Monday, 3 August 2020, 1:13 pm | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is rolling out a new merchant fee pricing structure that will lead to cost savings for more than 10,000 small and medium Kiwi businesses, and could make contactless transactions more widely available for customers. On 1 September, most ... More >>

Westpac NZ Supports Customers With Range Of Housing Rate Cuts

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 4:45 pm | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is offering Kiwis potential savings on their mortgage repayments by cutting a range of home loan rates and introducing the lowest three year rate among major banks. The two, three, four and five year special rates are as follows: 2-year rate ... More >>

COVID-19: Westpac NZ Donates Extra $1m To Rescue Helicopters

Friday, 17 April 2020, 7:21 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is donating an extra $1 million to support New Zealand’s rescue helicopters, which are facing a serious fundraising shortfall due to the impacts of COVID-19. In addition to Westpac NZ’s usual sponsorship and annual fundraising campaign, ... More >>

Westpac NZ Confirms Changes To Interest Rates

Monday, 16 March 2020, 9:51 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ confirms changes to the following interest rates: Housing Our Choices Floating and Choices Offset Floating interest rate has been reduced by 75bps to 4.59% p.a. Our Choices Everyday interest rate has been reduced by 75bps to 4.69% p.a. The ... More >>

Westpac Announces Range Of Initiatives To Grow A Greener, Healthier New Zealand

Friday, 13 March 2020, 8:02 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ Has Become New Zealand’s First Carbonzero Certified Bank, And Announced A Range Of New Products, Initiatives And Milestones To Help Our Customers And Our Business Tackle Climate Change. It Includes Measures Aimed At Improving New Zealand’s ... More >>

Relief options to customers affected by flooding

Monday, 9 December 2019, 2:24 pm | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is offering financial support to personal and business customers affected by the weather events on the West Coast, Mid and South Canterbury, and Central Otago. More >>

Westpac refunds customers affected by fee waiver errors

Tuesday, 6 August 2019, 10:34 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is refunding $1.28m to around 60,000 customers due to fee waivers being incorrectly applied to their tertiary or graduate banking accounts between 2007 and 2017. More >>

Central Otago bespoke builders named regional finalist

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 10:03 am | Westpac New Zealand

10 July 2019 Central Otago bespoke builders named regional finalist in $50,000 Growth Grants Hunter & Craig Building and Design Ltd., which provides end-to-end services on bespoke residential builds, has been named as one of six regional winners of the ... More >>

Hawke’s Bay cider company named regional finalist

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 10:02 am | Westpac New Zealand

Award-winning cider producers Zeffer have been named as one of six regional winners of the Westpac Business Growth Grants, and will compete for a chance to win $50,000. More >>

Northland Tourism operators named regional finalist

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 10:00 am | Westpac New Zealand

Marine Adventure tourism operators Dive! Tutukaka have been named as one of six regional winners of the Westpac Business Growth Grants, and will compete for a chance to win $50,000. More >>

Westpac New Zealand raises funding through green bond

Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 2:21 pm | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac New Zealand has become the first New Zealand bank to raise funding through the issuance of a green bond. More >>

Westpac New Zealand delivers solid half-year performance

Monday, 6 May 2019, 9:50 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac New Zealand (Westpac NZ) [i] has reported a solid half-year financial result as it continues to concentrate on delivering a range of improvements for customers. More >>

Westpac NZ introduces Apple Pay

Tuesday, 2 April 2019, 8:48 am | Westpac New Zealand

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — 2 April, 2019 — Westpac NZ is today bringing its customers Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. Apple Pay can be used wherever contactless ... More >>

Westpac NZ accredited as Living Wage employer

Friday, 1 February 2019, 8:03 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ has become the first bank in New Zealand to be accredited as a Living Wage Employer. More >>

Westpac to sponsor inaugural awards celebrating excellence

Friday, 18 January 2019, 11:16 am | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac NZ is proud to announce a three year partnership as platinum sponsor of the inaugural Rainbow Excellence Awards, which celebrate organisations that value inclusion and welcome sexual and gender diversity in the workplace. More >>

New tool helps farmers gauge carbon footprint

Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 9:43 am | Westpac New Zealand

Meridian Energy and Westpac NZ are proud to support a new carbon calculator that gives farmers a guide to the size of their carbon footprint. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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