Business and banking industry news

20 Feb 18, 12:38pm
Heartland Bank chief financial officer says the bank remains interested in acquiring ANZ's UDC Finance, would require a capital raise to do the deal
20 Feb 18, 8:30am
Ultra-loose monetary policy stopped being appropriate long ago says Germany's Jürgen Stark, and the ECB's refusal to normalise policy faster is drastically increasing the risks to financial stability
19 Feb 18, 5:22pm
PM Jacinda Ardern says it is her 'strong hope' the full CPTPP text will be made available this week and a national impact statement will be released on Wednesday
19 Feb 18, 5:08pm
Remember the curious case of General Equity Building Society? Well, now it's known as Pacific Eagle Capital and appears to be thumbing its nose at an FMA warning
17 Feb 18, 6:02am
Australian Govt's open banking report, that'll be closely read in NZ Govt circles, recommends enforcing open banking on big 4 banks a year before their competitors
16 Feb 18, 12:33pm
PM Jacinda Ardern challenges view that Labour-led governments hamper business; Says she wants perception to meet reality
15 Feb 18, 12:53pm
Here's a look at which financial services jobs are most likely to be replaced by sophisticated algorithms & light's shed on banks' role in China's shadow banking system
14 Feb 18, 12:27pm
With higher living standards, Chinese citizens will demand far more personal freedom and political accountability. The most fundamental challenge for Beijing is to govern while excluding electoral democracy
14 Feb 18, 10:47am
Fifteen key findings from KPMG's FIPS show NZ's banking sector in rude financial health, albeit past due assets have increased for the first time in eight years
13 Feb 18, 5:00pm
Finance Minister Grant Robertson says Labour & Greens working on new sustainable development indicators ahead of first 'Wellbeing Budget' next year
13 Feb 18, 6:50am
International technology behemoths such as Google & Facebook are under pressure over their tax strategies, should Visa & Mastercard also be?
12 Feb 18, 4:34pm
State Services Minister Chris Hipkins aims to give the remuneration system "more teeth"; says the public expects accountability and transparency
12 Feb 18, 10:58am
With Russia showing the way on how cyber tactics and subterfuge can upend democracies, China will surely be taking pages from the Kremlin's playbook says Kent Harrington
9 Feb 18, 10:02am
ASB eyes launch of digital kiosk customer 'on-boarding channel' developed by parent CBA in South Africa
8 Feb 18, 5:37pm
As 2018 progresses we are moving ever closer to the date when payment for today’s recovery will fall due. The recent market gyrations suggest awareness of the inevitable reckoning is already beginning to dawn
8 Feb 18, 9:46am
Vittoria Shortt, joining ASB from parent CBA, says she brings 'good insight into what ASB might want to do differently' to its under siege Aussie parent
7 Feb 18, 10:18am
ASB half-year profit rises 13%, pushes $600 mln
6 Feb 18, 9:08am
Driverless cars are all the rage right now and you don’t have to be a Google or Tesla to have your head in the game, The Spinoff's Jihee Junn discovers
5 Feb 18, 10:25am
Why shifting to New Zealand from Australia will feel like a breath of fresh air for ASB and BNZ's new chief executives
2 Feb 18, 3:30pm
Hurricanes sponsor and Wellington promoter Fullerton Markets quits the 'next financial hub of New Zealand'


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