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Kiwibank to open major office in Hastings

New Hastings office with around 100 staff for Kiwibank as it looks to mitigate risk; Expects most jobs to be filled by staff relocating from Wellington

Kiwibank customers 'acquiesced to fees'

Kiwibank responds to exception fees law suit arguing customers failed to take steps to prevent the fees and it has a 'right of set off' from loss or damage  

Kiwibank average pay tops big 4

Average pay for Kiwibank staff higher than that of counterparts at big five Aussie owned banks, but Kiwibank says its franchise model skews the figures

Implicit govt guarantee for SOEs gone?

Solid Energy debt restructure 'one of the most significant banking sector events of recent years'

'None of our banks are too-big-to-fail'

Kiwibank reaches RBNZ's 'systemically important bank' threshold but nothing changes for the state owned bank

'No guarantees with large IT projects'

Kiwibank posts 10% interim profit fall on anti-money laundering expenses; Won't put exact numbers on cost of 'more than $100m' 3-4 year core banking system upgrade

TSB moves on from Solid Energy effect

TSB returned to profit growth in the December quarter as high LVR home lending fell 7%

Kiwibank profit may fall

Kiwibank interim profit under pressure to match last year's record high; Cost of, and funding plan for, core banking upgrade awaited

Bank won't appeal Solid Energy ruling

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi to take unsuccessful Solid Energy debt restructure challenge on the chin, won't appeal court judgment

Anatomy of a bank's court defeat

Judge dismisses Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi challenge to Solid Energy debt restructure saying 'not a recapitalisation of a healthy company for Crown's benefit at the banks' expense'