lower for longer

8 Nov 16, 9:39am
Westpac NZ CEO David McLean says attracting crucial deposit funding in this low interest rate world is 'hard', RBNZ's monetary policy is 'losing its effect'
20 Oct 16, 5:02am
Low interest rate environment sees more borrowers and less savers complain to the Banking Ombudsman
15 Oct 16, 5:02am
Gareth Vaughan argues the Reserve Bank's inflation targeting regime is broken and it's time for a change
12 Oct 16, 12:02pm
Bank funding costs down more than 26% since 2014, KPMG says in quarterly FIPS, boosting net interest margins
11 Oct 16, 11:46am
John Mauldin argues the global central bank community’s policies have created an environment of risk that is looking more and more like a bubble in search of a pin
10 Oct 16, 3:01pm
Westpac Group CEO Brian Hartzer estimates New Zealanders reliant on term deposits need interest rates of about 4% to live off 'and that's getting really hard'
10 Oct 16, 10:11am
Rabobank's perpetual, resettable NZ$900 mln 2007 bond issue has turned out a lot better for the bank than for investors
27 Sep 16, 3:14pm
Banks pull back their headline term deposit offers to shorter terms. Savers scramble over minor differences. Some PIE funds give a little bit extra
17 Sep 16, 6:02am
P2P lenders LendMe and Lending Crowd looking to ramp up after slow, conservative starts with low bank deposit rates seen offering big opportunity
15 Jul 16, 4:02pm
Moody's points to increasing credit profile pressure at the parents of NZ's major banks, including through low interest rates
20 Apr 16, 11:17am
Retiring with $1 million in the bank is now no longer enough if you plan to live off the interest. Perhaps you need a new approach
19 Mar 16, 6:02am
Co-operative Bank CEO Bruce McLachlan argues banks penalising floating mortgage customers for margin pressure elsewhere is not rational
14 Mar 16, 2:53pm
Banks including ANZ, BNZ, Kiwibank, TSB & Westpac cutting savings rates with some now as low as 0.75%
8 Mar 16, 3:32pm
We compare term deposit rates here with those in Australia and wonder if the Aussie offers will become NZ's future
3 Feb 16, 11:10am
We look at today's 'best term deposit rates' in the face of falling wholesale rates and benchmark bond yields
25 Jan 16, 12:33pm
Meaningful interest rate benefits are disappearing from more savings account products; some term deposit rates are trimmed as well
11 Dec 15, 9:39am
The Red Bank follows up big cuts to lower tier level rates last week with smaller reductions for term deposits of $10,000 & more following the OCR cut
23 Nov 15, 6:29am
SBS Bank launches a 3.99% one year fixed mortgage rate, setting new low benchmark for home loan borrowers
12 Nov 15, 4:23pm
HiFX's Dan Bell says the stars are aligned for a December US Fed rate hike meaning downward pressure on the NZ dollar
10 Nov 15, 4:02pm
ASB's bottom line benefits from borrowers breaking fixed-term mortgage contracts


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