Heartland is also providing emotional support to afflicted dairy farmer clients.
The central bank’s Toby Fiennes said the RBNZ hasn’t yet formed a view on what changes it should make to the current regime.
Massey University associate professor David Tripe talks about the Reserve Bank on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.
KPMG's quarterly Financial Institutions Performance Survey shows the banking sector lifted net profit to $1.25 billion in the three months ended March 31.
ANZ says its lending to the dairy sector has fallen from $13.1 billion in 2010 to $11.3 billion by March this year, taking it down from 14% of the loan portfolio to 10%.