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Bank profits

Big bank dividends reach NZ$2.6 bln

NZ's big 4 Australian owned banks almost treble annual dividend payments

ANZ NZ's record dividend

ANZ NZ annual dividends reach a net $1.366 bln, equivalent to 80% of net profit after tax

SBS lending book shrinks

SBS Bank sees home and gross loan books contract, but profit up strongly

TSB September quarter profit jumps

TSB quarterly profit bounces back, net interest margin rises as does cost to income ratio

Heartland on track

Heartland Bank increases quarterly profit by 13% with finance receivables up 3.1%

Strong September quarter for Co-op Bank

The Co-operative Bank delivers 26% rise in quarterly profit as home loan growth outpaces overall market

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