banking and finance

Australian budget: Bankers say profit levy will hit jobs, growth, set precedent

Wed 10 May 5

The higher tax on profits will help neutralise Labor calls for a commission into banking practices.

Bond dealer sees recovery in fixed interest investments

Mon 10 Apr 1

Investors seeking absolute returns have an alternative choice to more conventionally managed, index-benchmarked funds.

CreditSimple cief executive David Scognamiglio

Your credit rating is now free and accessible online

Mon 19 Sep 28

Individuals now have free access to their credit scores online. 

Fergus Hodgson

Why New Zealand does not need more inflation

Thu 11 Aug 9

The Consumer Price Index doesn't fully account for increases in the cost of living. With special feature audio.

Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen

US Fed again holds off interest rate rise – maybe next time?

Thu 29 Oct 4

Reduced market turbulence and less economic uncertainty could mean a rate increase in December.


CMC's Sheldon Slabbert breaks down the Fed's decision on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

IMF managing director Christine Lagarde

IMF sets timeline for Chinese yuan as a world reserve currency

Thu 20 Aug 8

The five-year review of global currency basket has been extended for a year.


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