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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22nd Jul 19, 10:48am
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BNZ drops two-year mortgage interest rate for owner-occupiers to lowest of the major banks, cuts a couple of savings rates
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BNZ drops two-year mortgage interest rate for owner-occupiers to lowest of the major banks, cuts a couple of savings rates
22nd Jul 19, 10:48am
19th Jul 19, 11:24am
After being singled out for criticism in Australia's Royal Commission, BNZ's parent National Australia Bank names New Zealander Ross McEwan as its new CEO
After being singled out for criticism in Australia's Royal Commission, BNZ's parent National Australia Bank names New Zealander Ross McEwan as its new CEO
19th Jul 19, 11:24am
18th Jul 19, 4:02pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; Housing shortage seen reaching 150k, Fonterra to cut back on coal use, Aussie unemployment steady, Westpac NZ bond offer brews
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; Housing shortage seen reaching 150k, Fonterra to cut back on coal use, Aussie unemployment steady, Westpac NZ bond offer brews
18th Jul 19, 4:02pm
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10th Jul 19, 10:02am
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RBNZ Act review consultation paper offers three options for strengthening bank executive and director accountability against the backdrop of the RBNZ having never taken a bank director to court
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RBNZ Act review consultation paper offers three options for strengthening bank executive and director accountability against the backdrop of the RBNZ having never taken a bank director to court
10th Jul 19, 10:02am
10th Jul 19, 9:23am
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RBNZ Act review consultation paper says there has been a 'material risk' to the financial system from some of NZ's big banks failing to fully comply with the RBNZ's outsourcing policy
RBNZ Act review consultation paper says there has been a 'material risk' to the financial system from some of NZ's big banks failing to fully comply with the RBNZ's outsourcing policy
10th Jul 19, 9:23am
10th Jul 19, 5:00am
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Government's consultation in its Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act review raises the possibility of the RBNZ getting an explicit climate change objective
Government's consultation in its Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act review raises the possibility of the RBNZ getting an explicit climate change objective
10th Jul 19, 5:00am
9th Jul 19, 5:00am
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Phase two of RBNZ Act review raises the possibility of loan-to-value ratio restrictions being extended from banks to all lenders active in the residential mortgage market
Phase two of RBNZ Act review raises the possibility of loan-to-value ratio restrictions being extended from banks to all lenders active in the residential mortgage market
9th Jul 19, 5:00am
5th Jul 19, 9:43am
Mastercard New Zealand boss says 'watch this space' following the company's acquisition of point of sale financing provider Vyze
Mastercard New Zealand boss says 'watch this space' following the company's acquisition of point of sale financing provider Vyze
5th Jul 19, 9:43am
4th Jul 19, 10:30am
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Recent events remind Gareth Vaughan of a conversation several years ago with ex-ANZ NZ CEO David Hisco when he floated the idea of a Minister for ANZ...
Recent events remind Gareth Vaughan of a conversation several years ago with ex-ANZ NZ CEO David Hisco when he floated the idea of a Minister for ANZ...
4th Jul 19, 10:30am
2nd Jul 19, 7:28pm
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As the bad news continues flowing out of ANZ New Zealand, we seek answers to some pertinent questions
As the bad news continues flowing out of ANZ New Zealand, we seek answers to some pertinent questions
2nd Jul 19, 7:28pm
2nd Jul 19, 3:31pm
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Visa unveils 'buy now, pay later service' noting instalment payment volumes have been growing twice as fast as credit card volumes
Visa unveils 'buy now, pay later service' noting instalment payment volumes have been growing twice as fast as credit card volumes
2nd Jul 19, 3:31pm
1st Jul 19, 4:30pm
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Many New Zealanders believing their deposits are already protected against bank failure appears to be a factor in the government's plans to introduce a deposit protection regime
Many New Zealanders believing their deposits are already protected against bank failure appears to be a factor in the government's plans to introduce a deposit protection regime
1st Jul 19, 4:30pm
1st Jul 19, 2:49pm
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RBNZ publishes submissions on its bank regulatory capital proposals and a summary of them, offers no specific response but highlights IMF, OECD and S&P comments on stronger bank capital
RBNZ publishes submissions on its bank regulatory capital proposals and a summary of them, offers no specific response but highlights IMF, OECD and S&P comments on stronger bank capital
1st Jul 19, 2:49pm
1st Jul 19, 10:06am
In our final article on a UBS report on challenges facing the banking sector, we look at what the firm's analysts suggest banks should be doing to adapt
In our final article on a UBS report on challenges facing the banking sector, we look at what the firm's analysts suggest banks should be doing to adapt
1st Jul 19, 10:06am
27th Jun 19, 2:50pm
Our third story on a UBS report on banking's industrial revolution looks at the impact of climate change, the gig economy, consumers controlling their own data, cyber security and more
Our third story on a UBS report on banking's industrial revolution looks at the impact of climate change, the gig economy, consumers controlling their own data, cyber security and more
27th Jun 19, 2:50pm
27th Jun 19, 2:28pm
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Credit Union Baywide makes multi million dollar loan to Co-op Money NZ, the industry association for member owned credit unions and its key service provider
Credit Union Baywide makes multi million dollar loan to Co-op Money NZ, the industry association for member owned credit unions and its key service provider
27th Jun 19, 2:28pm
27th Jun 19, 7:32am
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Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand signals shift in Reserve Bank regulatory approach to a more pro-active, more intensive and more intrusive one after recent shortcomings emerged at banks and insurers
Deputy Governor Geoff Bascand signals shift in Reserve Bank regulatory approach to a more pro-active, more intensive and more intrusive one after recent shortcomings emerged at banks and insurers
27th Jun 19, 7:32am
27th Jun 19, 5:00am
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As Facebook spruiks Libra and the key global anti-money laundering overseer says virtual asset service providers must be regulated, what have NZ regulators got to say?
As Facebook spruiks Libra and the key global anti-money laundering overseer says virtual asset service providers must be regulated, what have NZ regulators got to say?
27th Jun 19, 5:00am
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26th Jun 19, 1:16pm
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Kiwibank cuts credit card interest rates, dropping some below 10% for the first time as it announces new Visa deal at Mastercard's expense
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Kiwibank cuts credit card interest rates, dropping some below 10% for the first time as it announces new Visa deal at Mastercard's expense
26th Jun 19, 1:16pm
26th Jun 19, 9:53am
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Whilst ANZ NZ hogs the bank capital misdeeds headlines, Westpac NZ is poised to deliver its response to the RBNZ after being caught out using unapproved capital models 2 years ago
Whilst ANZ NZ hogs the bank capital misdeeds headlines, Westpac NZ is poised to deliver its response to the RBNZ after being caught out using unapproved capital models 2 years ago
26th Jun 19, 9:53am

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