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Gareth Vaughan

About

Gareth is editor of interest.co.nz and has worked for more than 20 years as a financial journalist in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Over recent years he has received awards in the EY Business Journalism Awards, Canon Media Awards, and Shareholders' Association Business Journalism Awards.

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Three of New Zealand's big four banks load up on a combined €2.450 billion worth of covered bonds
10th Jun 21, 4:33pm
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Three of New Zealand's big four banks load up on a combined €2.450 billion worth of covered bonds
Parliament's Finance and Expenditure Committee emphasises importance of RBNZ monitoring the impact of technological innovation on the NZ dollar
9th Jun 21, 10:40am
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Parliament's Finance and Expenditure Committee emphasises importance of RBNZ monitoring the impact of technological innovation on the NZ dollar
Concerned about any consumer harm from buy now, pay later services, Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister David Clark says government to consult on possible regulation
9th Jun 21, 9:15am
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Concerned about any consumer harm from buy now, pay later services, Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister David Clark says government to consult on possible regulation
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
Kiwibank cutting one-year home loan rate by 16 basis points to 2.19% in what bank touts as its lowest ever home loan rate
4th Jun 21, 1:20pm
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Kiwibank cutting one-year home loan rate by 16 basis points to 2.19% in what bank touts as its lowest ever home loan rate
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
BNZ borrows $550 million through five-year bond issue paying investors 1.884% per annum
3rd Jun 21, 7:29am
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BNZ borrows $550 million through five-year bond issue paying investors 1.884% per annum
Deloitte report details how the Reserve Bank could improve its handling of sensitive information after information breaches
2nd Jun 21, 9:22am
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Deloitte report details how the Reserve Bank could improve its handling of sensitive information after information breaches
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
KPMG report on summer cyber attack on the RBNZ highlights greater use of the hacked system than had been intended, placing more information than necessary at risk
31st May 21, 2:39pm
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KPMG report on summer cyber attack on the RBNZ highlights greater use of the hacked system than had been intended, placing more information than necessary at risk
Westpac New Zealand receiving help from consultancy Deloitte with 'IT uplift plan'
31st May 21, 10:54am
Westpac New Zealand receiving help from consultancy Deloitte with 'IT uplift plan'
The RBNZ is picking international and domestic factors causing rising costs for businesses and consumers to ease this year. Will it be right?
28th May 21, 10:17am
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The RBNZ is picking international and domestic factors causing rising costs for businesses and consumers to ease this year. Will it be right?
UK fintech Revolut plans to bring its 'superapp' to New Zealand following Australian launch last year
28th May 21, 7:02am
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UK fintech Revolut plans to bring its 'superapp' to New Zealand following Australian launch last year
RBNZ files High Court statement of claim against TSB for 'acknowledged breaches' of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act
27th May 21, 1:22pm
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RBNZ files High Court statement of claim against TSB for 'acknowledged breaches' of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act
The nuts and bolts of how central bank digital currencies might operate and what they might mean
27th May 21, 6:27am
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The nuts and bolts of how central bank digital currencies might operate and what they might mean
Credit rating agency S&P Global Ratings highlights the risk to banks' credit ratings from cyber attacks
26th May 21, 10:59am
Credit rating agency S&P Global Ratings highlights the risk to banks' credit ratings from cyber attacks
Tower upbeat despite fall in half-year profit and reduced annual profit guidance
26th May 21, 9:40am
Tower upbeat despite fall in half-year profit and reduced annual profit guidance
Morgan Stanley report shines a light on IAG and Suncorp's dominance of New Zealand's general insurance market
24th May 21, 4:41pm
Morgan Stanley report shines a light on IAG and Suncorp's dominance of New Zealand's general insurance 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
Co-operative Bank CEO David Cunningham leaving the bank at the end of July
21st May 21, 10:13am
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Co-operative Bank CEO David Cunningham leaving the bank at the end of July
New Zealand Debt Management outlines plans for a 30-year government bond as Budget updates government funding plans
20th May 21, 3:01pm
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New Zealand Debt Management outlines plans for a 30-year government bond as Budget updates government funding plans
Gareth Vaughan on whether Grant Robertson & Jacinda Ardern have the courage to follow their Aussie & US counterparts, and the whacky world of cryptocurrencies
20th May 21, 9:59am
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Gareth Vaughan on whether Grant Robertson & Jacinda Ardern have the courage to follow their Aussie & US counterparts, and the whacky world of cryptocurrencies
Reserve Bank details its budget for overseeing compliance by banks, non-bank deposit takers and life insurers with the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act
20th May 21, 7:18am
Reserve Bank details its budget for overseeing compliance by banks, non-bank deposit takers and life insurers with the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act
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
UDC Finance CEO Wayne Percival says new Japanese owner Shinsei Bank is a long-term investor looking for growth in New Zealand
18th May 21, 6:34am
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UDC Finance CEO Wayne Percival says new Japanese owner Shinsei Bank is a long-term investor looking for growth in New Zealand