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Jon Duffy

Labour, Consumer NZ will be watching closely how new Government rolls out financial services reform
31st Jan 24, 2:53pm
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Labour, Consumer NZ will be watching closely how new Government rolls out financial services reform
Market studies, misuse of market power: lets have a look at how the Labour Government has tackled competition
3rd Oct 23, 8:26am
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Market studies, misuse of market power: lets have a look at how the Labour Government has tackled competition
Electric Kiwi complains to the Commerce Commission, alleging gentailers are abusing their market power
6th Sep 23, 11:49am
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Electric Kiwi complains to the Commerce Commission, alleging gentailers are abusing their market power
'It has to hurt': Commerce Commission chairman John Small says fines for breaching consumer law are too weak
6th Sep 23, 7:55am
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'It has to hurt': Commerce Commission chairman John Small says fines for breaching consumer law are too weak
Consumer NZ wants NZ banks to match what their Aussie & UK counterparts do to help fight 'NZ's financial cybercrime avalanche'
25th Jul 23, 7:02am
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Consumer NZ wants NZ banks to match what their Aussie & UK counterparts do to help fight 'NZ's financial cybercrime avalanche'
As the Commerce Commission's banking market study gets underway, Gareth Vaughan looks at the impact of regulation on competition
14th Jul 23, 8:32am
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As the Commerce Commission's banking market study gets underway, Gareth Vaughan looks at the impact of regulation on competition
'It's OK to complain': consumers urged to know their rights, and use them, after confidence drop
8th Jun 23, 7:39am
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'It's OK to complain': consumers urged to know their rights, and use them, after confidence drop
NZ's big banks may be 'fat, dumb and happy with an apathetic, stable customer base.' But what does that mean for competition?
29th Mar 23, 3:44pm
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NZ's big banks may be 'fat, dumb and happy with an apathetic, stable customer base.' But what does that mean for competition?
Is that cheese really on special? New Zealanders need to dob in the supermarkets, watchdog says
22nd Sep 22, 3:19pm
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Is that cheese really on special? New Zealanders need to dob in the supermarkets, watchdog says
Clark announces Govt will legislate to create a regulatory backstop for supermarket wholesale access if Foodstuffs and Woolworths don't cooperate within a couple of years
24th Aug 22, 3:17pm
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Clark announces Govt will legislate to create a regulatory backstop for supermarket wholesale access if Foodstuffs and Woolworths don't cooperate within a couple of years
Government proposes telco-style grocery industry regulator and mandatory code of conduct
6th Jul 22, 3:15pm
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Government proposes telco-style grocery industry regulator and mandatory code of conduct
The Government is pledging to make supermarkets do wholesale deals with their competitors and is 'looking at' how to implement compulsory unit pricing on grocery products
30th May 22, 3:00pm
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The Government is pledging to make supermarkets do wholesale deals with their competitors and is 'looking at' how to implement compulsory unit pricing on grocery products
The Government has indicated it might consider being more prescriptive with controlling supermarket prices than was recently recommended by the Commerce Commission
10th May 22, 9:55am
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The Government has indicated it might consider being more prescriptive with controlling supermarket prices than was recently recommended by the Commerce Commission
NZ-owned banks again top Consumer NZ's customer satisfaction survey with Westpac & ANZ bringing up the rear
13th Apr 22, 10:08am
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NZ-owned banks again top Consumer NZ's customer satisfaction survey with Westpac & ANZ bringing up the rear
Sky high fuel prices see 81% of drivers using their car less, Consumer NZ study finds - meanwhile EV drivers 'patting themselves on the back'
22nd Mar 22, 3:22pm
by Toby Allen
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Sky high fuel prices see 81% of drivers using their car less, Consumer NZ study finds - meanwhile EV drivers 'patting themselves on the back'
Stakeholders agree Commerce Commission report into supermarket industry on the right track, but still too much reliance on supermarket giants doing the 'right thing' of their own accord
8th Mar 22, 5:00pm
by Toby Allen
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Stakeholders agree Commerce Commission report into supermarket industry on the right track, but still too much reliance on supermarket giants doing the 'right thing' of their own accord
Will changes to credit contracts and consumer finance laws lead to a government-induced credit crunch or protect borrowers from predatory lending?
16th Dec 21, 5:00am
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Will changes to credit contracts and consumer finance laws lead to a government-induced credit crunch or protect borrowers from predatory lending?
Joint call for Government action on the 'concentration of market power' in the supermarket sector
20th Oct 21, 9:26am
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Joint call for Government action on the 'concentration of market power' in the supermarket sector