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Bank profits

HSBC NZ quarterly profit up 62%

Strong September quarter profit rise for HSBC after it books big loan impairment write-back

ASB's stellar September quarter

ASB's stellar September quarter

5 takeouts from big bank reporting season

Here are five takeouts from big bank reporting season

Westpac NZ earnings up 13%

Westpac NZ annual cash earnings up 13% to record high of NZ$864 mln; Big 4 banks combined annual cash profit up 12%, or $443 mln to $4.127 bln

ANZ NZ annual profit up 25%

Annual profit jumps $343 mln, or 25%, to record high of NZ$1.7 billion at ANZ NZ; But second half-year softens

Record annual profit for BNZ

BNZ annual net profit after tax up 22% to $850 mln; CEO Anthony Healy sees momentum continuing into new year; Mortgage marketshare rises

ANZ accused of 'appalling' behaviour

First Union's Maxine Gay says ANZ should be a leader in promoting work-life balance because bank work is predictable; ANZ says it's not casualising jobs

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%