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Five questions for reporting season

Country's big four banks heading for strong annual profits, but what answers to five key questions will they provide?

Spotlight on big bank annual results

Andrew Thorburn, capital, revenue, costs, margins and bad debts in focus when 3 of Australasia's big 4 banks report annual results

HSBC reverses recent impaired asset rise

HSBC June quarter sees big drop in impaired assets with profit down 3.5%

TSB NIM up, CTI down in June quarter

TSB June quarter profit rises 6.4% with lending growing but deposits shrinking

Kiwibank's cost to income surge

Kiwibank June quarter cost to income ratio & net interest margins rise as home loan book grows at higher percentage than main rivals

Kiwibank boss promises dividends

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Kiwibank CEO sees dividend payments within 3 years as annual profit rises 3% to $100m boosted by higher net interest margin & release of bad debt provisions

Strong rise in Co-op Bank quarterly profit

The Co-operative Bank grows mortgage book by almost 3% in June quarter

Rabobank lending growth resumes

Rabobank June quarter profit up 25% as income grows faster than expenses and a lid's kept on bad debts

BNZ NIM up in June quarter

BNZ June quarter profit drops with income lower and expenses higher

Heartland delivers as forecast

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Heartland Bank lifts 2014-15 profit guidance, to continue eyeing acquisition opportunities, mulling capital management options