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What will Fonterra's 2014-15 dairy season payout (Farmgate Milk Price that excludes dividends) ultimately be?

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Morgan falls short of $58 mln

NZ Post accounts show that final amount paid for Gareth Morgan funds business was just short of the maximum possible

Kiwibank posts record annual profit

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Kiwibank annual profit nears $100 mln, parent NZ Post flags long-term need for more capital

More self service coming at Kiwibank

NZ Post shake-up may see reduction in number of Kiwibank branches with more electronic self service kiosks coming

S&P downgrades Kiwibank

Kiwibank credit rating cut alongside parent NZ Post's to one notch below the big 4 banks as it eyes covered bond issue

Kiwibank bolsters NZ Post profit

NZ Post 1H profit doubles as Kiwibank sales mask drop in snail mail

Kiwibank credit outlook 'negative'

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Standard and Poor's affirms Kiwibank's AA- credit rating but drops its outlook to negative from stable

Taxpayers' NZ$300 mln backstop

Taxpayers' 'uncalled capital facility' behind Kiwibank's parent NZ Post worth NZ$300 million

Pressure on Kiwibank owner mounts

Have your say: Pressure on Kiwibank owner NZ Post to close outlets due to unsustainable costs; Is Kiwibank a drain?

Aussies 'taking our money'

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Knowles says new Reserve Bank rules make NZ owned financial institutions less competitive

Govt support for Kiwibank

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Govt backstop in "low 100s of millions" for less profitable Kiwibank to help it grow without paying dividends. Your view?