Prime Minister John Key: “keep Chicken Licken at bay” (Photo: Rob Hosking)

BNZ grows worried about 'near-recession' as Key talks economy up

Mon 31 Aug

Prime Minister John Key was telling journalists it was important to "keep Chicken Licken at bay" and not talk the economy down.

Kiwibank CEO Paul Brock

Kiwibank says a lot of mortgage business unprofitable in June quarter

Fri 28 Aug 1

Much of the surge in mortgage lending in the June quarter was unprofitable, says Kiwibank chief executive Paul Brock.


Kiwibank CEO Paul Brock talks about his company's result on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

BNZ chief executive Anthony Healy

BNZ loses mortgage market share but profit grows strongly

Fri 21 Aug 1

The company net profit jumped 44% to $295 million in the three months ended June.

S&P downgrades big four NZ banks

Fri 14 Aug 4

"Amplified risk of sharp correction" in house prices, says rating agency.

Prime Minister John Key (Rob Hosking)

New Zealand does not need a more ‘hands on’ government


Max Key’s girlfriend is certainly more attractive than the economic outlook but the latter surely deserves more column space.


Matthew Hooton discusses his latest column on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.

Retail NZ spokesman Greg Hartford

NZ retailers need to be 'more competitive,' taxing online goods not the answer

Mon 6 Jul 2

Argument that current rules could close shops and cost jobs doesn't faze consumers.


Campbell Gibson talks about retail confidence on NBR Radio and on-demand on MyNBR Radio.


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