Gareth Vaughan

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Gareth is editor of interest.co.nz and has worked for 20 years as a financial journalist in New Zealand and the UK. He was the Commentary category winner in the 2015 EY Business Journalism Awards. In 2017 he was named Business Journalist of the Year at the Canon Media Awards, and won the Commentary category in the Shareholders' Association Business Journalism Awards.

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Articles by Gareth Vaughan

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6th May 19, 10:13am
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Westpac NZ half-year profit rises 15% to record high boosted by sale of Paymark stake, solid income growth and drop in bad debts
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Westpac NZ half-year profit rises 15% to record high boosted by sale of Paymark stake, solid income growth and drop in bad debts
6th May 19, 10:13am
4th May 19, 10:02am
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ANZ NZ CEO David Hisco says Auckland housing market may be in 7-8 year period where it does nothing, as BNZ rival Angela Mentis eyes continued growth of housing lending market share
ANZ NZ CEO David Hisco says Auckland housing market may be in 7-8 year period where it does nothing, as BNZ rival Angela Mentis eyes continued growth of housing lending market share
4th May 19, 10:02am
3rd May 19, 9:33am
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CEO Angela Mentis says if RBNZ capital proposals go ahead BNZ will have to be 'incredibly disciplined about what business we do'
CEO Angela Mentis says if RBNZ capital proposals go ahead BNZ will have to be 'incredibly disciplined about what business we do'
3rd May 19, 9:33am
3rd May 19, 9:30am
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ANZ NZ CEO David Hisco suggests RBNZ's capital proposals would saddle New Zealanders with an additional $2.4 billion of costs per annum
ANZ NZ CEO David Hisco suggests RBNZ's capital proposals would saddle New Zealanders with an additional $2.4 billion of costs per annum
3rd May 19, 9:30am
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2nd May 19, 10:35am
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BNZ posts 12% increase in interim profit to $550 mln with income up and expenses & bad debts both falling. Parent NAB says BNZ may need to 'reprice and/or reduce' lending to meet RBNZ capital proposals
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BNZ posts 12% increase in interim profit to $550 mln with income up and expenses & bad debts both falling. Parent NAB says BNZ may need to 'reprice and/or reduce' lending to meet RBNZ capital proposals
2nd May 19, 10:35am
2nd May 19, 5:00am
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ANZ Group CEO Shayne Elliott says bank can't expect its shareholders to 'unreasonably subsidise' its ambitions in New Zealand if changes to bank regulatory capital requirements are onerous
ANZ Group CEO Shayne Elliott says bank can't expect its shareholders to 'unreasonably subsidise' its ambitions in New Zealand if changes to bank regulatory capital requirements are onerous
2nd May 19, 5:00am
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1st May 19, 9:55am
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ANZ NZ half-year net profit after tax drops 4% from last year's record high despite higher income and lower expenses and loan impairments more than halving
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ANZ NZ half-year net profit after tax drops 4% from last year's record high despite higher income and lower expenses and loan impairments more than halving
1st May 19, 9:55am
30th Apr 19, 5:05pm
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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
30th Apr 19, 5:00am
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Gareth Vaughan argues the RBNZ's proposals to increase bank capital requirements could be good for both NZ banking competition and NZ taxpayers
Gareth Vaughan argues the RBNZ's proposals to increase bank capital requirements could be good for both NZ banking competition and NZ taxpayers
30th Apr 19, 5:00am
26th Apr 19, 10:10am
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Central Bank of Samoa warns of 'Hybrid Ponzi-Pyramid Scheme' involving cryptocurrency OneCoin after receiving report from NZ Police
Central Bank of Samoa warns of 'Hybrid Ponzi-Pyramid Scheme' involving cryptocurrency OneCoin after receiving report from NZ Police
26th Apr 19, 10:10am
25th Apr 19, 9:31am
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Security Placements Holding, a media shy unlicensed New Zealand registered provider of online derivatives services, set to be caught by changes to the Financial Service Providers' Register
Security Placements Holding, a media shy unlicensed New Zealand registered provider of online derivatives services, set to be caught by changes to the Financial Service Providers' Register
25th Apr 19, 9:31am
24th Apr 19, 5:00am
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Credit rating agency Fitch says ANZ NZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac NZ 'won't need to do anything extraordinary' to meet RBNZ's proposed increased capital requirements
Credit rating agency Fitch says ANZ NZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac NZ 'won't need to do anything extraordinary' to meet RBNZ's proposed increased capital requirements
24th Apr 19, 5:00am
23rd Apr 19, 5:00am
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Reserve Bank proposals to increase bank capital requirements seen creating residential mortgage market opportunity for non-bank lenders
Reserve Bank proposals to increase bank capital requirements seen creating residential mortgage market opportunity for non-bank lenders
23rd Apr 19, 5:00am
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17th Apr 19, 2:52pm
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Government tasks Productivity Commission with exploring options for taxing vacant land, to prioritise work on ways to encourage investment in significant infrastructure projects
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Government tasks Productivity Commission with exploring options for taxing vacant land, to prioritise work on ways to encourage investment in significant infrastructure projects
17th Apr 19, 2:52pm
14th Apr 19, 6:02am
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ANZ's global chief economist sees technology contributing to the suppression of wage growth, but the relationship between technology and productivity as more complicated
ANZ's global chief economist sees technology contributing to the suppression of wage growth, but the relationship between technology and productivity as more complicated
14th Apr 19, 6:02am
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12th Apr 19, 12:01pm
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Supreme Court potentially paves the way for the FMA to take action against ANZ on behalf of Ross Asset Management investors. FMA 'pleased', ANZ 'disappointed'
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Supreme Court potentially paves the way for the FMA to take action against ANZ on behalf of Ross Asset Management investors. FMA 'pleased', ANZ 'disappointed'
12th Apr 19, 12:01pm
12th Apr 19, 9:53am
S&P closely watching how open banking could impact the competitive dynamics for banks and potentially their credit ratings
S&P closely watching how open banking could impact the competitive dynamics for banks and potentially their credit ratings
12th Apr 19, 9:53am
11th Apr 19, 1:47pm
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The RBNZ proposes to designate ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac as systemically important banks meaning they'd have capital requirements above and beyond other banks
The RBNZ proposes to designate ANZ, ASB, BNZ and Westpac as systemically important banks meaning they'd have capital requirements above and beyond other banks
11th Apr 19, 1:47pm
10th Apr 19, 5:34pm
Bank CEO says meeting new regulatory requirements by removing pay incentives linked to sales resulted in an initial drop in sales of up to 20%
Bank CEO says meeting new regulatory requirements by removing pay incentives linked to sales resulted in an initial drop in sales of up to 20%
10th Apr 19, 5:34pm
9th Apr 19, 11:17am
The Reserve Bank names Yuong Ha its new Chief Economist and Vanessa Rayner Head of Financial Markets
The Reserve Bank names Yuong Ha its new Chief Economist and Vanessa Rayner Head of Financial Markets
9th Apr 19, 11:17am

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