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Credit Ratings

At 7 billion euros (NZ$12.3 billion), ASB launches a covered bond programme almost twice the size of its Reserve Bank mandate
5th Oct 11, 3:58pm
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At 7 billion euros (NZ$12.3 billion), ASB launches a covered bond programme almost twice the size of its Reserve Bank mandate
Key watching Aussie bank credit ratings as NZ govt downgrade showed how worried ratings agencies were about wholesale money markets
4th Oct 11, 12:49pm
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Key watching Aussie bank credit ratings as NZ govt downgrade showed how worried ratings agencies were about wholesale money markets
Auckland International Airport looks to raise up to NZ$100 mln in fixed-rate 6 year retail bond issue
29th Sep 11, 5:29pm
Auckland International Airport looks to raise up to NZ$100 mln in fixed-rate 6 year retail bond issue
Bill establishing local council bond bank, designed to cut cost of local authority borrowing and deepen capital markets, set to be passed tonight
14th Sep 11, 4:02pm
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Bill establishing local council bond bank, designed to cut cost of local authority borrowing and deepen capital markets, set to be passed tonight
Boredom driving divorce; Cash flow management; 15 ways to curb baby expenses; Building your credit rating; Work-life balance
6th Sep 11, 10:55am
by Amanda Morrall
Boredom driving divorce; Cash flow management; 15 ways to curb baby expenses; Building your credit rating; Work-life balance
Analysts warn market singling out Australian and New Zealand banks for potential Standard and Poor's downgrade
16th Aug 11, 4:13pm
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Analysts warn market singling out Australian and New Zealand banks for potential Standard and Poor's downgrade
Standard and Poor's lowers outlook on Heartland's credit rating to negative citing asset quality and earnings profile
12th Aug 11, 4:31pm
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Standard and Poor's lowers outlook on Heartland's credit rating to negative citing asset quality and earnings profile
Standard and Poor's warns NZ could face export driven slowdown through weaker demand and/or lower export prices due to US and European debt woes
8th Aug 11, 2:11pm
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Standard and Poor's warns NZ could face export driven slowdown through weaker demand and/or lower export prices due to US and European debt woes
Does the RBNZ's living wills policy mean taxpayers will be off the hook if a major bank fails?
5th Aug 11, 4:50pm
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Does the RBNZ's living wills policy mean taxpayers will be off the hook if a major bank fails?
Local government bond bank a step closer as select committee recommends bill creating it be passed
3rd Aug 11, 5:32pm
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Local government bond bank a step closer as select committee recommends bill creating it be passed
Amanda Morrall ponders her credit rating, looks at proposed revamp of credit ratings in NZ to allow lenders access to two year history on bill payments and more
14th Jul 11, 1:13pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Amanda Morrall ponders her credit rating, looks at proposed revamp of credit ratings in NZ to allow lenders access to two year history on bill payments and more
Air New Zealand, struggling with high fuel prices and earthquake fallout, eyes first bond issue in 20 years
7th Jul 11, 3:47pm
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Air New Zealand, struggling with high fuel prices and earthquake fallout, eyes first bond issue in 20 years
Community-oriented, no frills, no fuss, low fees credit unions looking to build membership; Position themselves as a trustworthy alternative to 'big banks'
7th Jul 11, 12:50pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Community-oriented, no frills, no fuss, low fees credit unions looking to build membership; Position themselves as a trustworthy alternative to 'big banks'
Fonterra raises A$300 million in five-year bond issue to Australian institutional investors
5th Jul 11, 11:50am
Fonterra raises A$300 million in five-year bond issue to Australian institutional investors
Standard and Poor's sees 'stimulatory effect' from lower home loan rates for Christchurch red zone
29th Jun 11, 4:18pm
Standard and Poor's sees 'stimulatory effect' from lower home loan rates for Christchurch red zone
Wannabe bank PSIS plans pilot lending project to hairdressers, taxi drivers, plumbers and electricians
23rd Jun 11, 4:10pm
Wannabe bank PSIS plans pilot lending project to hairdressers, taxi drivers, plumbers and electricians
PSIS seeks to change trust deed ahead of lodging a bank registration application with the Reserve Bank
22nd Jun 11, 10:27am
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PSIS seeks to change trust deed ahead of lodging a bank registration application with the Reserve Bank
Moody's puts Graeme Hart firm's junk credit rating on review for downgrade after latest US$4.5b leveraged buy-out
20th Jun 11, 11:54am
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Moody's puts Graeme Hart firm's junk credit rating on review for downgrade after latest US$4.5b leveraged buy-out
Westpac pulled up to NZ$80m of Christchurch residential mortgages from covered bond cover pool after February earthquake
14th Jun 11, 3:58pm
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Westpac pulled up to NZ$80m of Christchurch residential mortgages from covered bond cover pool after February earthquake
Huge support for new long-term government bond leads to NZ$1.947bln of bids for just NZ$300mln of bonds
10th Jun 11, 3:35pm
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Huge support for new long-term government bond leads to NZ$1.947bln of bids for just NZ$300mln of bonds
90 seconds at 9 am with BNZ: Moody's warns on US credit rating; S&P warns on potential 75% fall in commodity prices; Groupon seeks US$750m
3rd Jun 11, 8:56am
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90 seconds at 9 am with BNZ: Moody's warns on US credit rating; S&P warns on potential 75% fall in commodity prices; Groupon seeks US$750m
S and P upgrades PSIS to investment grade; banking licence application expected to follow
30th May 11, 8:55am
S and P upgrades PSIS to investment grade; banking licence application expected to follow
Moody's downgrades ratings of ANZ National, BNZ, Westpac NZ and ASB 1 notch due to subdued NZ economy
27th May 11, 5:17pm
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Moody's downgrades ratings of ANZ National, BNZ, Westpac NZ and ASB 1 notch due to subdued NZ economy
Standard and Poor's doesn't expect RBNZ's open bank resolution policy to threaten bank credit ratings
20th May 11, 4:26pm
Standard and Poor's doesn't expect RBNZ's open bank resolution policy to threaten bank credit ratings
Standard and Poor's sovereign ratings on New Zealand unchanged by government's Budget
19th May 11, 2:32pm
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Standard and Poor's sovereign ratings on New Zealand unchanged by government's Budget