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Mortgage approval value at 2010 high

Weekly mortgage approvals reach year highs by both total and average value as life returns to housing market

NZ: A slice of banking heaven?

NZ to provide 'important profit driver' for Aussie banks in 2011 for first time in a decade

Rabo's deposit weapon 'a success'

RaboDirect touts new BankaRate term deposit offers a success as banks vie for domestic deposits

'Procurement process' for key contract

Government looking at possible tender of Westpac's key 21 year-old banking deal

BNZ trims 2-year mortgage rates

BNZ follows other banks, trims 2-year and 18 month mortgage rates as mortgage approvals tick higher

HSBC increases mortgage book

HSBC's campaign of low mortgage rates for wealthier customers start to pay off

Kiwibank borrows hot European money

Kiwibank sets up European commercial paper programme, eyes another Aussie bond issue

Kiwibank takes hit from business loans

Impairment losses eat into Kiwibank profit; No-term deposits attract 'several hundred million dollars'

Bank conduct to be reviewed

Former ACT MP Stephen Franks to review voluntary Code of Banking Practice

Some banks cut 2 year mortgage rates

Kiwibank, TSB, Westpac, SBS cut 2 year mortgage rates in effort to spice up demand in quiet market