Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi says the momentum from this week’s forum needs to be sustained.

How to help the poor get access to low or no-interest loans

Thu 19 Jul 3

Commerce Minister says it is in everyone's interests that people are financially healthy. Watch Kris Faafoi's interview with Grant Walker.

Finance author Chris Skinner says who owns the data will own the money.

The battles for the future of fintech

Sat 30 Jun 1

As software eats the world, most bank leaders lack any professional experience of technology. Watch Nathan Smith interview Chris Skinner.

FMA chief executive Rob Everett and Reserve Bank governor Adrian Orr addressing Parliament's finance and expenditure committee.

FMA has to live with imperfect investment advice

Thu 31 May 13

New Zealand is already underserved with investment advice. Watch Jenny Ruth's interview with Rob Everett.

NZ Initiative's Amy Thomasson co-authored the report: Who Guards the Guards?

Report slams Reserve Bank and ComCom

Fri 13 Apr 14

Many of the problems with these two regulators relate to their structures. Watch Grant Walker's interview with Roger Partridge.

KPMG head of banking and finance John Kensington said "The banking sector has a continued focus on sustainable and diversified lending"

Bank profits dip as operating expenses rise in June quarter

Tue 3 Oct 2

Net profit dipped 1% to $1.19 billion in the three months ended June 30 for the country's licensed banks.

KPMG head of banking and finance John Kensington said "a common theme ... is continued investment in technology enhancements"

Bank profits fall in first quarter as minnows chase market share over margin

Wed 12 Jul 1

New Zealand's lenders have faced shrinking margins over the past year.


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