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Bank profits

September quarter combined financial performance from the big 5 NZ banks comfortably outstrips September 2020 quarter on a range of measures
29th Nov 21, 12:06pm
September quarter combined financial performance from the big 5 NZ banks comfortably outstrips September 2020 quarter on a range of measures
Gareth Vaughan mulls whether our banks' strong profits in a time of Covid-19 induced upheaval warrant a one-off Covid tax
14th Nov 21, 6:00am
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Gareth Vaughan mulls whether our banks' strong profits in a time of Covid-19 induced upheaval warrant a one-off Covid tax
New BNZ CEO Dan Huggins says the bank continues striving to raise its home loan market share to align it with the bank's share of business lending
10th Nov 21, 3:25pm
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New BNZ CEO Dan Huggins says the bank continues striving to raise its home loan market share to align it with the bank's share of business lending
BNZ posts 74% surge in annual profit to $1.322 billion as income jumps 14% and expenses tumble 9%; Big 4 banks' combined annual profit reaches $5.493 billion
9th Nov 21, 10:27am
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BNZ posts 74% surge in annual profit to $1.322 billion as income jumps 14% and expenses tumble 9%; Big 4 banks' combined annual profit reaches $5.493 billion
ANZ NZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac NZ set to post record combined annual profit as the Reserve Bank talks up reduced levels of market concentration
6th Nov 21, 9:45am
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ANZ NZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac NZ set to post record combined annual profit as the Reserve Bank talks up reduced levels of market concentration
Westpac NZ annual profit bounces back after major reversal in loan impairments
1st Nov 21, 10:23am
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Westpac NZ annual profit bounces back after major reversal in loan impairments
Jarden analysts point out ANZ's greater exposure to NZ than its Aussie rivals mean it's likely to benefit more from rising NZ interest rates, possibly at the expense of depositors
1st Nov 21, 9:19am
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Jarden analysts point out ANZ's greater exposure to NZ than its Aussie rivals mean it's likely to benefit more from rising NZ interest rates, possibly at the expense of depositors
CEO Antonia Watson says 'the confidence dial' needs to shift from home loan borrowers to business & agriculture borrowers to reverse the rise of housing lending as a percentage of ANZ NZ's total lending
29th Oct 21, 2:07pm
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CEO Antonia Watson says 'the confidence dial' needs to shift from home loan borrowers to business & agriculture borrowers to reverse the rise of housing lending as a percentage of ANZ NZ's total lending
Adrian Orr affirms the RBNZ's tightening bias while calling on financial institutions to use their balance sheets to support NZ's economic recovery
29th Oct 21, 9:58am
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Adrian Orr affirms the RBNZ's tightening bias while calling on financial institutions to use their balance sheets to support NZ's economic recovery
ANZ NZ's annual profit pushes above $1.9 billion helped by strong housing lending and lower loan provisions; 70% of total lending now housing lending
28th Oct 21, 10:03am
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ANZ NZ's annual profit pushes above $1.9 billion helped by strong housing lending and lower loan provisions; 70% of total lending now housing lending
ANZ to kick off new season of big bank financial results reporting on Thursday
26th Oct 21, 9:14am
ANZ to kick off new season of big bank financial results reporting on Thursday
Kiwibank posts annual profit of $126 million as net interest income surges, lending grows and the bank writes-back Covid-19 loan provisioning
26th Aug 21, 8:57am
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Kiwibank posts annual profit of $126 million as net interest income surges, lending grows and the bank writes-back Covid-19 loan provisioning
New Zealand's major banks record major year-on-year profit turnaround in the June quarter
26th Aug 21, 7:30am
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New Zealand's major banks record major year-on-year profit turnaround in the June quarter
Impact of lockdowns on credit quality at Australasia's big four banks yet to fully emerge, Macquarie analysts say
20th Aug 21, 8:15am
Impact of lockdowns on credit quality at Australasia's big four banks yet to fully emerge, Macquarie analysts say
Fitch says rising interest rates will be both credit positive for New Zealand banks, as well as boosting their profitability
16th Aug 21, 10:09am
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Fitch says rising interest rates will be both credit positive for New Zealand banks, as well as boosting their profitability
ASB annual profit surges to a fresh record high of $1.321 billion as loan impairments fall and housing lending rises
11th Aug 21, 10:30am
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ASB annual profit surges to a fresh record high of $1.321 billion as loan impairments fall and housing lending rises
Helped by strong housing lending, New Zealand's banks appear set to top $6 billion in annual profit this year for the first time
10th Aug 21, 3:05pm
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Helped by strong housing lending, New Zealand's banks appear set to top $6 billion in annual profit this year for the first time
TSB lending more money in Auckland than Taranaki as annual profit and housing lending surges. Bank sells its Harmoney loan portfolio
30th Jun 21, 5:23pm
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TSB lending more money in Auckland than Taranaki as annual profit and housing lending surges. Bank sells its Harmoney loan portfolio
A lack of cyber security regulation, loan provision releases racking up, COVID-19 challenges forward looking loss provisioning models, climate-related accounting standards & more
23rd Jun 21, 10:35am
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A lack of cyber security regulation, loan provision releases racking up, COVID-19 challenges forward looking loss provisioning models, climate-related accounting standards & more
Departing Co-operative Bank CEO David Cunningham sees flat to lower house prices over the next couple of years
5th Jun 21, 9:50am
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Departing Co-operative Bank CEO David Cunningham sees flat to lower house prices over the next couple of years
SBS Bank focusing on first home buyer, consumer and reverse equity lending as it calls time on rural lending and pulls back on commercial lending
4th Jun 21, 10:03am
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SBS Bank focusing on first home buyer, consumer and reverse equity lending as it calls time on rural lending and pulls back on commercial lending
Profits and return on equity at New Zealand's major banks surge higher on the back of the red hot housing market
1st Jun 21, 9:30am
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Profits and return on equity at New Zealand's major banks surge higher on the back of the red hot housing market
Morgan Stanley analysts predict big collective provision releases will boost major banks' earnings over the next couple of years
21st May 21, 2:24pm
Morgan Stanley analysts predict big collective provision releases will boost major banks' earnings over the next couple of years
Macquarie analysts highlight the strong performance of the big four Aussie banks' Kiwi subsidiaries in their recent earnings round
18th May 21, 3:51pm
Macquarie analysts highlight the strong performance of the big four Aussie banks' Kiwi subsidiaries in their recent earnings round
BNZ CEO Angela Mentis says outcome of Westpac's New Zealand ownership review 'will be interesting'
7th May 21, 9:35am
BNZ CEO Angela Mentis says outcome of Westpac's New Zealand ownership review 'will be interesting'