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Flexigroup NZ says it will 'shake-up NZ’s buy now pay later sector with some major changes' in September; Harmoney posts loss but says it's in a 'strong financial position'
28th Aug 20, 2:44pm
Flexigroup NZ says it will 'shake-up NZ’s buy now pay later sector with some major changes' in September; Harmoney posts loss but says it's in a 'strong financial position'
Westpac has agreed to compensate over 19,000 new credit card customers who were not provided with the required disclosure information when getting their credit cards
11th Feb 20, 11:36am
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Westpac has agreed to compensate over 19,000 new credit card customers who were not provided with the required disclosure information when getting their credit cards
Klarna, the buy now pay later partner of ASB's parent Commonwealth Bank of Australia that has launched across the Tasman, doesn't appear set for a New Zealand launch anytime soon
3rd Feb 20, 9:39am
Klarna, the buy now pay later partner of ASB's parent Commonwealth Bank of Australia that has launched across the Tasman, doesn't appear set for a New Zealand launch anytime soon
Select committee recommends clauses be added to the Credit Contracts Legislation Amendment Bill prohibiting lenders peddling 'high-cost' consumer debt from charging compound interest
12th Nov 19, 9:31am
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Select committee recommends clauses be added to the Credit Contracts Legislation Amendment Bill prohibiting lenders peddling 'high-cost' consumer debt from charging compound interest
NZ Post e-commerce report puts some meat on the bones of the New Zealand buy now, pay later market with women its biggest customers
12th Sep 19, 12:00pm
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NZ Post e-commerce report puts some meat on the bones of the New Zealand buy now, pay later market with women its biggest customers
Commerce Commission takes ANZ subsidiary UDC Finance to court over allegations of charging unreasonable fees. UDC says its fees fairly and reasonably recover its underlying costs
6th Sep 19, 10:05am
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Commerce Commission takes ANZ subsidiary UDC Finance to court over allegations of charging unreasonable fees. UDC says its fees fairly and reasonably recover its underlying costs
Officials still working on the final details of a consumer credit interest rate cap announced as part of the Government's CCCFA changes
5th Sep 19, 2:29pm
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Officials still working on the final details of a consumer credit interest rate cap announced as part of the Government's CCCFA changes
We detail and compare what the various buy now, pay later service providers are offering New Zealand consumers in a growing market
19th Aug 19, 12:05pm
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We detail and compare what the various buy now, pay later service providers are offering New Zealand consumers in a growing market
Commerce Commission alleges that Westpac breached the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act by failing to provide key information it’s required to under the law to thousands of its credit card customers
11th Jul 19, 2:41pm
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Commerce Commission alleges that Westpac breached the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act by failing to provide key information it’s required to under the law to thousands of its credit card customers
A Commerce Commission review of 215 selected lenders' websites found 21% of them failed to comply with disclosure obligations under the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act
31st May 18, 1:20pm
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A Commerce Commission review of 215 selected lenders' websites found 21% of them failed to comply with disclosure obligations under the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act
Budget Loans fined $720,000 for 'cynical and deliberate' breaches of the Fair Trading Act - banning orders sought for its directors Allan and Wayne Hawkins
30th May 18, 5:14pm
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Budget Loans fined $720,000 for 'cynical and deliberate' breaches of the Fair Trading Act - banning orders sought for its directors Allan and Wayne Hawkins
SBS Bank's fast growing finance company Finance Now pushes into the credit card market with Warehouse acquisition
25th Jul 17, 10:04am
SBS Bank's fast growing finance company Finance Now pushes into the credit card market with Warehouse acquisition
GE Capital sells Australasian consumer finance operations to KKR, Deutsche Bank and Varde Partners for A$8.2b
16th Mar 15, 8:52am
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GE Capital sells Australasian consumer finance operations to KKR, Deutsche Bank and Varde Partners for A$8.2b
NZ's first P2P lender takes on more key staff; plans operations across the ditch within six months
11th Feb 15, 10:43am
NZ's first P2P lender takes on more key staff; plans operations across the ditch within six months
Trade Me pays $7.7 million for up to 15% stake in peer-to-peer lender Harmoney
12th Jan 15, 11:44am
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Trade Me pays $7.7 million for up to 15% stake in peer-to-peer lender Harmoney
Haier owned Fisher & Paykel Finance sees big reduction in retail deposits
2nd Oct 14, 4:30pm
Haier owned Fisher & Paykel Finance sees big reduction in retail deposits
International report confirms NZ is a world leader in its consumer credit to personal disposable income ratio
20th Sep 14, 7:00am
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International report confirms NZ is a world leader in its consumer credit to personal disposable income ratio
GE Capital looking to sell its Australasian consumer finance operations
12th Sep 14, 12:03pm
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GE Capital looking to sell its Australasian consumer finance operations
Seeing growth opportunities in a strong economy, GE Capital has a major recruitment drive underway
31st Jul 14, 4:32pm
Seeing growth opportunities in a strong economy, GE Capital has a major recruitment drive underway
P2P lender excited by opportunity given NZ banks 'have margins between borrowing and retailing that you can drive a truck through'
22nd Jul 14, 3:12pm
P2P lender excited by opportunity given NZ banks 'have margins between borrowing and retailing that you can drive a truck through'
Owner Haier looking at F&P Finance's 40 years of IP ahead of possible Chinese consumer credit rollout
7th Jun 14, 1:28pm
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Owner Haier looking at F&P Finance's 40 years of IP ahead of possible Chinese consumer credit rollout
F&P Finance CEO says he hopes no depositors take up his company's buy-back offer
6th Jun 14, 12:00pm
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F&P Finance CEO says he hopes no depositors take up his company's buy-back offer
NZ's biggest bank changing the way it charges customers who miss credit card payments
17th Oct 13, 2:12pm
NZ's biggest bank changing the way it charges customers who miss credit card payments
Fisher & Paykel Finance posts strong growth in both annual profit and debentures
12th Jul 13, 4:19pm
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Fisher & Paykel Finance posts strong growth in both annual profit and debentures
Avanti Finance fined NZ$15,000 for 'oversight' in failing to meet its Reserve Bank mandated requirement of two independent directors
12th Dec 12, 2:47pm
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Avanti Finance fined NZ$15,000 for 'oversight' in failing to meet its Reserve Bank mandated requirement of two independent directors