21 Feb 17, 12:09pm
Credit rating agency warns of impact from banks' tightening commercial property lending standards as Auckland Unitary Plan opens increased building options
23 Jan 17, 11:35am
What happened while this newsletter has been away: UDC sold, mortgage rates hiked, bank executive appointments, property market cools & more
7 Dec 16, 2:33pm
The RBNZ appears very excited about its proposed new 'dashboard' bank disclosure regime. But how well will it serve bank depositors?
28 Nov 16, 2:03pm
ANZ in this country is not commenting on seemingly informed speculation its finance arm is about to be sold to Chinese conglomerate HNA Group
31 Oct 16, 12:01pm
S&P Global Ratings acts on concerns over strong growth in Australian private sector debt and residential property prices
25 Oct 16, 2:31pm
S&P downgrades UDC's credit rating by 3 notches saying parent ANZ may sell NZ's biggest finance company within a year
1 Sep 16, 5:31pm
RBNZ's head of prudential regulation says bank considering putting more focus on areas where 'the incentives on financial institutions differ most starkly from society’s interests'
25 Aug 16, 9:59am
Increasing use of interest-only loans in NZ could be 'particularly problematic' if house prices fall, S&P says
23 Aug 16, 7:51pm
S&P increases capital risk weightings for NZ banks due to increased risk of 'sharp correction in property prices'
1 Aug 16, 10:24am
NZ Post says it's 'working hard' with the NZ Super Fund and ACC to complete the proposed sale of a 45% stake in Kiwibank
8 Jul 16, 7:50am
S&P fires warning over potential downgrade of Australia's AAA credit rating, catches big 4 Australasian banks in the crossfire
26 Apr 16, 4:35pm
ANZ would now find it hard to convince the market place it is a future long term owner of the UDC Finance business, says David Hargreaves
20 Apr 16, 4:23pm
S&P's quarterly sector outlook finds that property is still a 'key risk factor' for the banks in Australia and New Zealand
19 Apr 16, 9:57am
Martien Lubberink looks at the new Basel Committee proposals and how NZ banks are faring on capital requirements - and finds the RBNZ is motivating our banks to 'build a bigger safety net'
22 Mar 16, 4:02pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; Sydney house prices fall, S&P affirms NZ sovereign ratings, Patsy Reddy new Governor General, census testing & more
22 Mar 16, 3:03pm
S&P affirms NZ's AA credit rating citing our 'resilient economy' but sees downside with high household and diary farm debt
22 Mar 16, 5:00am
S&P thinks NZ house price growth will slow and eventually start to drop and warns of pressures on banks if prices keep rising
20 Mar 16, 5:02am
The big four banks may have chosen to protect their margins at the expense of borrowers, but Bernard Hickey asks if that is such a bad thing in the short term
1 Mar 16, 2:29pm
S&P ponders the impact of reduced Australian govt support for, and higher capital levels at, Australasia's big 4 banks
22 Feb 16, 4:51pm
Ratings agency says banks have enough money to manage the 'twin threats' of continued house price inflation and slumping dairy prices


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