Days to the General Election: 25
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Floating mortgage rates

2nd Sep 20, 9:30am
Kiwibank CEO Steve Jurkovich says the bank has been preparing for the likelihood of a negative OCR by looking closely at what it's likely to mean for product management and customer behaviour
Kiwibank CEO Steve Jurkovich says the bank has been preparing for the likelihood of a negative OCR by looking closely at what it's likely to mean for product management and customer behaviour
2nd Sep 20, 9:30am
18th Jun 20, 2:16pm
ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac's advertised floating, or variable, borrowing rates unmoved so far since Kiwibank's 100 basis points rate cut
ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac's advertised floating, or variable, borrowing rates unmoved so far since Kiwibank's 100 basis points rate cut
18th Jun 20, 2:16pm
14th Jun 20, 6:02am
Kiwibank CEO Steve Jurkovich says 'flight to safety' has led to a glut of deposits & 'some people are finding it difficult' with low rates. Advises no 'hard stop' on mortgage deferrals
Kiwibank CEO Steve Jurkovich says 'flight to safety' has led to a glut of deposits & 'some people are finding it difficult' with low rates. Advises no 'hard stop' on mortgage deferrals
14th Jun 20, 6:02am
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11th Jun 20, 11:10am
Kiwibank throws a cat among the pigeons with cuts to its floating mortgage rate and other variable borrowing rates in move that could benefit small businesses
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Kiwibank throws a cat among the pigeons with cuts to its floating mortgage rate and other variable borrowing rates in move that could benefit small businesses
11th Jun 20, 11:10am
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16th Mar 20, 8:52am
BNZ, Westpac, ANZ, ASB and Kiwibank cut floating mortgage rates to match RBNZ's 75 basis points OCR cut, some savings rates lowered too
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BNZ, Westpac, ANZ, ASB and Kiwibank cut floating mortgage rates to match RBNZ's 75 basis points OCR cut, some savings rates lowered too
16th Mar 20, 8:52am
5th Mar 20, 7:35am
Heartland launches online home loan offers with aggressive one to three year fixed rates and a floating rate as it tests appetite for digital mortgages
Heartland launches online home loan offers with aggressive one to three year fixed rates and a floating rate as it tests appetite for digital mortgages
5th Mar 20, 7:35am
30th Apr 19, 5:05pm
Gareth Vaughan questions whether banks' floating mortgage interest rates can be justified in a low interest rate world
Gareth Vaughan questions whether banks' floating mortgage interest rates can be justified in a low interest rate world
30th Apr 19, 5:05pm
3rd Feb 17, 12:07pm
Heartland targeting residential mortgage borrowers who want speed & certainty, not the best rate, in new online home loan offer
Heartland targeting residential mortgage borrowers who want speed & certainty, not the best rate, in new online home loan offer
3rd Feb 17, 12:07pm
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10th Jan 17, 10:54am
We missed it yesterday, but Kiwibank has also raised all its floating mortgage rates, although retains the position of 'lowest in market'
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We missed it yesterday, but Kiwibank has also raised all its floating mortgage rates, although retains the position of 'lowest in market'
10th Jan 17, 10:54am
19th Mar 16, 6:02am
Co-operative Bank CEO Bruce McLachlan argues banks penalising floating mortgage customers for margin pressure elsewhere is not rational
Co-operative Bank CEO Bruce McLachlan argues banks penalising floating mortgage customers for margin pressure elsewhere is not rational
19th Mar 16, 6:02am
15th Mar 16, 4:22pm
We put a value on what the banks are gaining and will retain by not passing on all of the OCR cut to borrowers
We put a value on what the banks are gaining and will retain by not passing on all of the OCR cut to borrowers
15th Mar 16, 4:22pm
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10th Mar 16, 5:31pm
The first major bank to respond to today's RBNZ OCR cut decides not to pass all of it on, despite the RBNZ's guidance to do so
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The first major bank to respond to today's RBNZ OCR cut decides not to pass all of it on, despite the RBNZ's guidance to do so
10th Mar 16, 5:31pm
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24th Sep 15, 12:02pm
The RBNZ's view on the neutral interest rate highlights a risk it thinks current monetary policy settings 'are more stimulatory than they actually are'
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The RBNZ's view on the neutral interest rate highlights a risk it thinks current monetary policy settings 'are more stimulatory than they actually are'
24th Sep 15, 12:02pm
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10th Sep 15, 9:24am
Westpac holds back some of the OCR cut, only drops their floating rate by 15 bps. Kiwibank first to pass on new lower floating rate, ANZ follows with full cut
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Westpac holds back some of the OCR cut, only drops their floating rate by 15 bps. Kiwibank first to pass on new lower floating rate, ANZ follows with full cut
10th Sep 15, 9:24am
13th Jun 15, 9:48am
Of the home loan floating rate changes so far, BNZ has cut the most and Westpac has cut the least
Of the home loan floating rate changes so far, BNZ has cut the most and Westpac has cut the least
13th Jun 15, 9:48am
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12th Jun 15, 4:49pm
HSBC Premier rates for 1 and 2 year terms set at 4.95%, in addition to cutting their floating rates by -24 bps
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HSBC Premier rates for 1 and 2 year terms set at 4.95%, in addition to cutting their floating rates by -24 bps
12th Jun 15, 4:49pm
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12th Jun 15, 11:24am
BNZ makes cuts to floating mortgage rates and its farm first overdraft following OCR cut
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BNZ makes cuts to floating mortgage rates and its farm first overdraft following OCR cut
12th Jun 15, 11:24am
8th Jun 15, 3:02pm
David Chaston finds that few home loan borrowers need to face the fix-or-float issue - there are more important matters to figure out
David Chaston finds that few home loan borrowers need to face the fix-or-float issue - there are more important matters to figure out
8th Jun 15, 3:02pm
8th Jun 15, 11:19am
Floating mortgage rate cuts take standard RESIMAC rate well under the banks
Floating mortgage rate cuts take standard RESIMAC rate well under the banks
8th Jun 15, 11:19am
26th Mar 15, 4:00am
Gareth Vaughan argues it's time for banks to cut unjustifiably high floating mortgage rates
Gareth Vaughan argues it's time for banks to cut unjustifiably high floating mortgage rates
26th Mar 15, 4:00am
Days to the General Election: 25
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